DIRECTORY

Disability Direct Nottingham

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  • Nottingham City
Narrow results by specific needs:
  • Learning Disability
  • Physical disability
  • Mental Health
Description:

Disability Direct Nottingham provides information, support and welfare rights advice to disabled people, older people and carers.

Description of service and support

Services offered include:

Welfare rights advice service for people who have questions regarding disability related benefits.  Assistance can also be offered with preparing for benefit appeals and tribunals;
Direct payments and personal budget support;
Information on a range of issues including how to access grant funding, where to go to find specific adaptations and services that are available;
Opportunities to volunteer, learn new things and improve employment skills;
Support from volunteers, e.g. with gardening, getting out in the community, befriending and other activities;
Peer support groups, coffee mornings etc

There are no costs for most services.  Direct Payment Support Services are chargeable – please contact us for details as this will depend on the support you need. There are 6 paid staff + volunteers available.

Service Opening Hours

Monday  09.00-17.00
Tuesday   09.00-17.00
Wednesday   09.00-17.00
Thursday  09.00-17.00
Friday  09.00-16.30
Saturday  
Sunday  


Office Opening Hours

Monday   09.00-17.00
Tuesday   09.00-17.00 
Wednesday   09.00-17.00
Thursday   09.00-17.00
Friday  0.900-16.30
Saturday  
Sunday  
Address:

5 - 7 Church Square,
Maxwell Close,
Nottingham

Post code: NG7 1SL
Telephone: 0115 958 3948
Client group: Disabled people (including people with a health condition), older people and carers (including relatives who care for an older or disabled person).
Referral: Self-referral by phone, email or face-to-face Referral or signposting from another organisation, e.g. other advice provider, support worker etc.
Public transport: Closest bus stop is Derby Road adjacent to the Savoy Cinema. NCT services 35, 35A, 35B, 36, 36A, 36B, 37.