Becoming a member of ecdp not only gives you access to a great range of benefits, it also means you are joining one of the most dynamic organisations for disabled people in the UK.
Membership of ecdp is free and offers the opportunity to benefit from an innovative approach to supporting and representing disabled people.
Full membership is free for all disabled people living or working in Essex. ecdp membership not only provides a range of practical services designed to meet your needs, but also offers a number of ways to influence the wider policy decisions which affect disabled people. If you do not meet these our membership criteria, you can still join ecdp as an Associate Member (find out more) or Affiliate Member (find out more).
As an ecdp member you will be part of a unique group that leads the way in representing the voice of disabled people in Essex and beyond. You can be as involved as you wish, either just supporting our organisation by the fact you are a member or volunteering your time and expertise.
Members of ecdp benefit from the following:
- Voting rights at all AGM's and EGM's
- Regular monthly bulletins
- Quarterly ecdp magazine
- Priority invitations to focus groups
- Free workshops
- Share Lived Experience
- Learn about results of Lived Experience
- Exclusive discounts from Affiliate's organisations
- Volunteering opportunities
There is no charge to be a member, the value we get from your representation and involvement is enough.
To become a member call 01245 392 300 or send an email to email@example.com.
If you know someone else who could benefit from becoming an ecdp member, please ask them to contact us.
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