Feel like a night out or chance to meet new people? Check out our upcoming events...
Disability Watford Quiz Night 2017, 13th July 7:00pm
Held at The Colosseum Watford. Please click here for more information.
Disability Watford AGM 2017 – 6th April at 2pm at the Town Hall Watford
Need to Find a Reliable Trader?
We are passing on some information we have received from Hertfordshire County Council. Although we do not recommend any of these ourselves, we thought it sounds a good scheme. Please click here for more information.
To read the final report of the Disability Watford survey on public transport in Watford 2015, please visit our campaigns page.
Taxi Service Report
Report on the (poor) taxi service for people with a disability in Watford commissioned by Watford Borough Council. Please visit our campaigns page to read the report.
New fine for taxi drivers
A new £1,000 fine for taxi drivers who will not take wheelchair users has been created. Click here to read more.
DISABILITY WATFORD is united voice for disabled people, their families and carer’s working together to influence local decision making and striving to remove physical, communicational and attitudinal barriers.
Disability Watford exists to:
- Form links between disability groups and individuals in the Watford area
- Identify the needs of people with a disability in the area
- Make sure local agencies are aware of these needs
- Develop partnerships with statutory bodies and other voluntary and community groups
- Co-operate with local agencies in service delivery
DW is Watford & District’s Access group, run by people with disabilities. This website is the main portal for information focused on issues surrounding persons with disabilities, their family, friends, and carers/assistants.
As DW is run by volunteers, our office is not always staffed, so we do not suggest you drop in before phoning us. The best time to call us or find us in the office is between 11.00 (11am) and 15.00 (3pm), Monday to Friday.
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To find out more about volunteering opportunities at Disability Watford click here.
DW hopes you find our website useful and accessible. It is designed to be user friendly.