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About us

The Disability Resource Centre (DRC) is one of the leading pan-disability organisations operating in Birmingham, Solihull and the wider West Midlands.

Knowledge and expertise

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Since its inception in 1992, the DRC has helped and supported in excess of 70,000 disabled people, their carers and families.

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History of the Disability Resource Centre

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The DRC was established by the Birmingham Disability Rights Group (BDRG) in 1992 following successful lobbying and campaigning to Birmingham City Council. 

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Mission and vision

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The DRC's mission is: To support disabled people to take control of their own lives and to actively seek out opportunities to achieve their full potential as individuals in mainstream society.

Find out what makes us tick!


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The Disability Resource Centre has an on-going commitment to deliver high quality services.

Our commitment to quality


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People and staff that work for the DRC.

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The DRC is committed to the principle that disabled people should be in control of their own organisation.

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The Disability Resource Centre raises the majority of its income through self-generation and through securing successful contracts.

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An image gallery of DRC activities, services and service users.

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Disability Resource Centre 2012 -  The Disability Resource Centre is a Registered Charity (No 1034581) and a Company Limited by Guarantee (No 2897250)