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Education advice

Links to Local Help: Age UK Bedfordshire The Bromham Road office in Bedford has a trained team of staff and volunteers who can give independent advice on many topics for older people in Bedfordshire. 01234 360 510 – lines are open 9.30am – 4.00pm, Monday – Friday. The Age UK website provides a page on

Disability advice

Links to Local Help: The Disability Resource Centre Offers independent advice and information services to disabled people and their carers to enable them to have choice and control over all aspects of their lives. Families United Network Families United Network (FUN) is a registered Charity and membership organisation which works to support children, young people

Benefits advice

Links to Local Help: The Disability Resource Centre The Disability Resource Centre provides a benefits advice service that is confidential, independent and free. This service provides up-to-date information and advice to people of any age and with any disability, older people, their families, carers, friends and associated professionals throughout Bedfordshire and Luton. You can also

Housing advice in Central Bedfordshire

Housing advice

Links to Local Help: Central Bedfordshire Council Central Bedfordshire Council offers information, advice and support for both local council and private housing residents in Central Bedfordshire. Independent Living Support Previously known as Gateway Housing Support, this service supports a range of people who have: little or no experience of living independently a history of homelessness or

See us at the Mayfield Centre on Mondays

28 January 2022 Events,  Health,  News,  NHS,  Wellbeing Mondays at Mayfield Centre AdviceCentral are hosting regular events at The Disability Resource Centre’s new Dunstable shop at the Mayfield Centre every Monday (but not on public holidays). Free tea and coffee on Mondays  Pop in for a free hot drink and to chat about how the AdviceCentral team can

Free transport to get vaccinated

24 January 2022   There are many ways you can get help with transport to get vaccinated. Central Bedfordshire Council’s website lists full details of all free transport options including: Please make sure you book well in advance Buzzer Buses – 01525 853566 Greensands Community Transport – 01234 832 611 between 9am and midday Monday to Friday. Bookings can be made

Get boosted today at a walk-in centre near you…

January 18 2022 The NHS for Bedfordshire, Central Bedfordshire. Milton Keynes and Luton posts a weekly calendar of where and when you can get a booster jab at one of the walk-in centres across the area. The BLMK CCG website says”..anyone who received their second vaccine dose before 14 September 2021 and meets the eligibility criteria

About Advice Central

Advice Central has been helping residents of Central Bedfordshire to access local free advice since 2015. Thousands of people in Central Bedfordshire rely on Advice Central every year as a helping hand, guiding them to the best advice on a wide range of topics. What is Advice Central? Advice Central is: A single point of

All your questions are answered about COVID-19 vaccinations

January 3 2022 If you have questions about COVID-19 vaccinations then our popular page of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) has all the answers. There are 24 questions with carefully researched answers (all from trustworthy sources like the NHS) to give you the facts, provided by Central Bedfordshire Council. Topics include vaccinations and pregnancy, vaccine side effects

Relationship advice

Links to local help: Age UK Bedfordshire Works with and for older people in Central Bedfordshire. Information and advice on a wide range of topics. Central Bedfordshire Council On the Central Bedfordshire Council’s website you can book an appointment for registering a birth, a death and also to give notice of a marriage or a

Employment advice

Links to Local Help: The Disability Resource Centre The Disability Resource Centre offers training courses to improve confidence, gain new skills and to access support in progressing into employment. Age UK Bedfordshire The Bromham Road office in Bedford has a trained team of staff and volunteers who can give independent advice on many topics for

Consumer advice

Links to local organisations: Advice Guide Citizens Advice offers a self-help advice guide that provides lots of information on the consumer rights Local Citizens Advice: Amphthill and District Citizens Advice Dunstable and District Citizens Advice Leighton-Linslade Citizens Advice Advice Central Bedfordshire Council Central Bedfordshire Council offers information, advice and support for consumers; including your rights when

Legal advice

Links to local organisations: Advice Guide Citizens Advice offers a self-help advice guide that provides lots of information on the law and rights page on civil rights, the legal system, immigration and society. Local Citizens Advice: Amphthill and District Citizens Advice Dunstable and District Citizens Advice Leighton-Linslade Citizens Advice Advice WDP Dunstable WDP Dunstable provides support

Communities

Links to Local Help: The Disability Resource Centre The Disability Resource Centre covers Central Bedfordshire, helping people with a disability, their carers and people with a long term health condition. You can contact them by telephone – 01582 470900 or email at info@drcbeds.org.uk if you would like to find out about activities happening in your community.

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