Posted 3 weeks 4 days ago
We're pleased to announce that we are now able to offer the following transport training courses for indviduals and organisations.
The Minibus Driver Awareness Scheme is a nationally recognised membership-based scheme that has been designed to enhance minibus driving standards and...
Posted 5 weeks 4 days ago
It's an exciting time of growth and development for DABD and we are currently looking for Trustees to join our Board to provide corporate governance and help shape the future direction of the organisation.
The Board of Trustees are responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of...
Posted 6 weeks 4 days ago
Well done to our our Golden Years clients who won some fantastic prizes in raffles held at their groups before Christmas.
The attached document shows the lucky prize winners receiving their prizes.
We'd also like to thank the following shops/ establishments who very kindly donated...
Posted 11 weeks 3 days ago
On Friday 2nd December we attended the launch of the Huggett Women's Centre in Dagenham.
The Huggett Centre, named after Suffragette Annie Huggett, is a joint project delivered by NIA, DABD and Barking & Dagenham CVS and funded by the Big Lottery fund.
The Centre on Dagenham Heathway...
Posted 14 weeks 4 days ago
We're delighted to annouce that we have retained two Accreditations in the last week:
The FORS Fleet Operator Recognition award at bronze standard. This accreditation measures best pratice for fleet operators including safe working practices, legal compliance and corporate social...
Posted 18 weeks 4 days ago
Following a survey by charity Age UK which shows that loneliness among older men is becoming an increasing problem*, we have set up a group aimed at men aged 60 + as part of our Golden Years programme.
The group takes place every Monday between 10.30am – 12.30pm at Fanshawe Community Complex...
Posted 22 weeks 4 days ago
Thank you to London Borough of Barking & Dagenham, United Living and Apprentices from Barking & Dagenham College who last week worked together to refurbish our Training Room at our Central Office in Pembroke Gardens, Dagenham.
The project was initiated by the Regeneration team at LBBD...
Posted 22 weeks 6 days ago
We held our Annual General Meeting on Thursday 15th September at M&B Social Club, Dagenham.
We discussed our achievements for the year 2015/16 as well as our plans for the forthcoming year. We also welcomed our new Chair of our Board of Trustees, Peter Snell and new Treasurer, Emma Adams...
Posted 34 weeks 6 days ago
More good news!
We have been awarded a new two-year Travel Training framework contract which starts on 1st September 2016.
Our Travel Training service supports young people with special educational needs (SEN) and additional needs to travel independently to and from their place of...
Posted 34 weeks 6 days ago
We are proud to annouce that our Education, Skills and Employment Division has been awarded funding to run two new projects. Congratulations to all staff who worked so hard to secure these contracts.
NEET Outreach Project
Funding has been awarded from the Skills Funding Agency to work with...