Disability Awareness Day
Sunday 16th July 2017
Disability Awareness Day
Sunday 16th July 2017

Disability Awareness Day

Information and advice from over 250 exhibitors
Meet our helpful and friendly show team
Huge range of things to see and do
Enjoy marvellous music in the Arts Marquee
Come and try accessible Scuba Diving

Disability Awareness Day ("DAD") is the world's largest 'not for profit' voluntary-led disability exhibition, held annually in a huge tented village within the grounds of Walton Hall Gardens in Warrington.

Visitors to the show will find over 250 exhibitors, equipment suppliers, transport, holidays, leisure, employment, support groups and services. PLUS a Sports Zone including Scuba diving, an Arts Marqee and family entertainment. The show opens at 10am and finishes at 5pm, and entry is FREE with a FREE programme. You can also download a copy of the programme here

The Aims of DAD

Disability Awareness Day is a pan disability event which promotes a can do culture focussing on what disabled people can do throughout life and work. The show has three main aims:

As well as fulfilling all these aims every year the show also gives everyone who comes a really good day out filled with interest, fun and entertainment!

Disability Awareness Day 2017 will take place on Sunday 16 July at Walton Hall and Gardens.

Silver Anniversary DAD25

This years Disability Awareness Day will be the 25th anniversary of the worlds largest 'pan disability' independent living event. #DAD25

Principal Sponsor Announced

Dave Thompson MBE DL Founder & Event Co-ordinator was proud to announce that Your Housing Group have signed up as Principal Sponsor for DAD25.

Bookings now open for DAD25

Bookings are now being taken for exhibitors for DAD25. If you haven't received an application pack, please contact Brun on 01925 240064 or email Brun.munslow@disabilitypartnership.org.uk

Uganda Announce First DAD

The team at the Centre for Disability and Rehabilitation Uganda (CDR-Uganda) are currently in the early stages of planning their first Disability Awareness Day event for July 2016

MESSAGE Institute Announce DAD 2016

The MESSAGE Institute based in Jaipur India have confirmed they will be holding their DAD event on Sunday 10th July to coincide with DAD Warrington.

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