Disability Awareness Day 2019

Thursday 15 August 2019
The theme for this year’s Disability Awareness Day is Staying Healthy – Mind and Body

The event will showcase local organisations supporting people with long-term health conditions, and their carers, and community groups that promote health and wellbeing to help people stay health in mind and body.

Programme and activities
11am – welcome
11am – 3pm
  • Easy-yoga session
  • Free blood pressure checks
  • Shoulder and neck massage
  • Arts and crafts
  • Lip reading
  • Free hearing tests
11.30am – 2.30pm – access to work drop-in with DWP
12pm – 1 pm
  • Tai Chi demo
  • Tea and Jam band
Information stalls
  • Carers’ Hub
  • Berkshire Remap
  • Job Centre Plus/DWP
  • Reading Association for the Blind
  • Reading Deaf Centre
  • Thames Valley Police
  • Compass Recovery College
  • Arthritis Matters
  • Redland Healthcare
  • Talking Therapies
  • … and many more
Further information
Type of event
Open day
Event theme
Event date
15 August 2019
Start time
11 am
End time
3 pm
Address line 1
The Oracle Shopping Centre
Line 2
Ground Floor
Wheelchair accessible?