Local Events



DAG can now be contacted at our main office number: 01947 821001, or by email:  info@whitbydag.org.uk, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm. As our building is still closed to the public, appointments must be arranged in advance.

Mobility equipment hire service - advance bookings and payment required. Please ring 07956 751 790 (Monday to Friday, 10am - 4pm)

Keep an eye on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/WhitbyDAG/ for updates and information about all of our services.

Dementia Friends and Dementia Friends Champions

Volunteer as a Dementia Friends Champion

Dementia Friends Champion InductionTuesday 21st August 2018 10.00 – 16.00, Normanby Room, Whitby Museum YO21 1RE

Register for Induction at https://www.dementiafriends.org.uk/


Dementia Friends Information Session.

Dementia Friends Information Session, Tuesday 14th August at 11 am – 12 noon, Kirkham Close Community Centre, Whitby YO21 1JR

Please book in advance whitbydaa@outlook.com or c/o Trinity Centre 01947 601548

This Dementia Friends session is suitable for participants wishing to then attend Dementia Champions Induction onTuesday 21st August at Whitby Museum.

Promoted by Whitby Dementia Action: whitbydaa@outlook.com


Click on this link for more information

Wetwheels Yorkshire

Wetwheels builds disabled peoples confidence by providing the opportnity to access the sea in a fun, safe, stimulating and rewarding way by using its specially built and modified, fully accessible power boats. 

The first Wetwheels boat was launched in Solent, and the arrival of the Whitby boat brought the fleet up to five. 

Click on the link and check out the Wetwheels website for information about the Foundation and their work, plus updates on the  plans for the Whitby boat. 


HRH Princess Anne wil be coming to Whitby on 1st August 2018, Yorkshire Day, to perform the naming ceremony for the Wetwheels Yorkshire boat. Keep an eye out in local media for details, and come along to give her a Whitby welcome.

Check out our Facebook page for pictures of the DAG trips on the Wetwheels boat on 7th July 2018. .

Where To Go - Accessible Places To Visit Within 25 miles of Whitby

July 2017 - Our Where To Go guide has been updated. However we do recommend that you contact venues directly if you have specific access or assistance requirements.

Click here to view PDF 1