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Disability Aids Recycling Project

Responding to concerns voiced by disabled people that they now have no way of passing on unwanted disability aids even though they still be in excellent condition DaCE has started a disability aids recycling project. Cumbria County Council supported this project which collects and refurbishes disability aids for sale at low-cost.

Phil Walters (below) and Becky Murray co-ordinate this project. Refurbished items for sale include walking aids, bath lifts, shopping aids and perching stools, among many others, all at prices considerably lower than when bought new.

For more information about the project call Phil or Becky on 01228 594806

DBS Criminal Record Checking Service

DaCE is registered as an umbrella organisation with Disclosure & Barring Service and now processes Criminal Records checks for a large number of individuals and organisations. We charge £8 for administration which is added to the fee charged by DBS, apart from checks for volunteers where there is no charge by the DBS, just our administration fee to pay. 

The current charges for disclosures:

Staff Disclosure                           £52

Volunteer Disclosure                     £8

(Prices include our admin fee) 

Viv Jobson (above) can provide information about our criminal records checking service. Call Viv on 01228 674882 or email: dacebase@aol.com


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