DASH Ceredigion

DASH Ceredigion

Charity information

DASH Ceredigion

DASH is a well established charity supporting Ceredigion disabled children and young people, along with their families, by offering quality play and leisure opportunities in a variety of contexts.

Founded 1978

  • Mission statement

    DASH Aims and Objectives
    • To offer age and ability appropriate leisure schemes for disabled children and young people.
    • To involve young disabled people and their siblings in constructive alternatives to staying at home.
    • To assist young disabled people to access the local community and use community facilities.
    • To enable young disabled people to improve their confidence and help them practice their social skills.
    • To encourage young disabled people to play a part in their communities and wider society by raising their awareness of their rights and responsibilities.
    • To provide short breaks for the family, parents and carers during the children's holidays and leisure time.
    • To harness and direct the enthusiasm and energy of local volunteers who assist with the schemes.
    • To increase public understanding of the barriers faced by disabled people and their families
    • To encourage inclusion of disabled people in the wider community.
    • To provide support for all the family as well as fostering mutual co-operation and friendship.

  • Aims

    DASH Ceredigion aims to:

    • To offer age and ability appropriate leisure schemes for disabled children and young people.
  • Overview

    Established: April 1978

    Registered Charity Number: 701090

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 15

    Volunteers: 9

    Phone number: 01545 570951

    Address: DASH London House Alban Square Aberaeron Ceredigion SA46 0AJ

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