How can we support you?

Welcome to DI. Formed in 1975, DI is a specialist provider of services and support for disabled adults with complex physical disabilities and/or acquired brain injuries .

Following an initial assessment, an individual support plan is created which details your particular needs. Together we will identify your goals and choice of programme along with any respite requirements.

DI is open for its core services from Monday to Friday between 8.30 am and 5.30 pm. Attendance varies from half a day to 5 days per week for ongoing individual programmes or occasional respite and includes some evening activities. Sessions can also be booked on an individual basis.

If you are interested in finding out more about the services and support we offer at DI or the backing we provide those that care for disabled adults, or would like to arrange a visit or to discuss our referral process please contact us.

Our activities

Support for disabled adults - working out

Functional Mobility

These sessions are designed to maintain or improve function and mobility and are tailored to individual needs or requirements.

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Jamie, cooking at home

Independent Living

Independent living means different things to different people. It is about having choice and control over everyday life and overcoming barriers.

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Disabled Adults Communicating

Cognitive and Communication

At DI we provide structured groups to maintain or improve these specific skills and provide support and guidance where necessary.

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disabled adults painting session

Creative Arts and Craft

If you have a passion for art and craft or if you enjoy music and drama we run a variety of sessions.

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disabled adult playing golf

Social and

DI offers an extensive range of social and leisure activities that are available to everyone.

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Disabled Adults Sport Session

Wellbeing and Healthy Living

At DI we offer a range of activities specifically designed to enhance wellbeing and health

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disabled adult relearning skills

Education & Learning at Disability Initiative

At DI, we understand that people have widely differing learning styles but we believe everyone should have an opportunity to learn.

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DI Staff


Through our educational programme of activities and guidance, we aim to support clients to help them develop their pre-vocational skills.

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Meet us

Lucy Brown

Clients come to DI from all walks of life. Every client is unique. I would like to take this opportunity to introduce you to some of our clients who have kindly agreed to share their stories…

Lucy Brown CEO

Lisa A DI Client
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Billy - a DI Client
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