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COVID-19

Due to the advice given by Government on managing COVID-19, we are temporarily closing our office to protect our volunteers, staff and clients. As a result of this, all outreach services will be suspended from 23 March 2020. The telephone advice line will be closed and emails to advice@disabilitynottinghamshire.org.uk will not be monitored. All our booked […]

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We Are Recruiting a Volunteer Advisor

With thanks to the Coalfields Community Investment Programme (England), Disability Nottinghamshire have been funded to maintain and increase service-user form fill support with the help of Volunteer(s) from the 1st March 2020 to 28th February 2021.  We are looking to recruit a Volunteer Advisor(s) to help support service delivery. The role description can be found […]

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Trustees’ Report and Financial Statement 18-19

The Trustees’ report and financial statements for the year ending 31st March 2019 can be found here: Disability Nottinghamshire 2019 – Final Accounts

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Christmas 2019 Opening Hours

Disability Nottinghamshire will be closed from Monday 23rd December until Friday 3rd January inclusive. We will reopen on Monday 6th January 2020 at 10am. May we take this opportunity to wish everyone all the best for the festive period and to thank you for all your support in 2019.

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Sir John Eastwood Foundation

A huge thank you to the Sir John Eastwood Foundation for awarding us £1000. The objects of the Foundation are to support other registered charities with priority given to local charities benefiting Nottinghamshire, although appeals are considered from organisations who operate further afield. Particular emphasis is given to charities which help the disabled, the elderly […]

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“Our Voice” on the Radio

“Our Voice” community choir have made their radio debut on BBC Radio Nottingham! Members were interviewed about their experience and sang a couple of songs. Listen here (from 34 minutes): https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p07fpjxx The choir is open to anyone who has a disability or long term health condition, as well as their carers, family and friends. If […]

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A Triumph of Choral Music

A huge thank you to the Catenian Association Mansfield & Dukeries Circle 197 for sponsoring a beautiful concert at St Philip Neri Church on Friday evening. The concert included songs from four Mansfield choirs: St Philip Neri with St Bedes Catholic Voluntary Academy Choir, All Saints Catholic Voluntary Academy Choir, St Philip Neri Church Choir […]

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DWP confirms that Post Office Card Account contract to end in November 2021

DWP confirms that Post Office Card Account contract to end in November 2021 However, Minister tells parliament that DWP will implement an alternative payment service for claimants who are unable to open a mainstream account by that date The DWP has confirmed that its contract with the Post Office for the provision of Post Office […]

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Social Security benefit and pension up-rating for 2019/2020 announced

In a written statement to the House of Commons, The Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Family Support, Housing & Child Maintenance (Justin Tomlinson MP) announced the proposed social security benefit and pension rates for 2019/2020. The annual up-rating process takes into account a variety of measures: The basic and new State Pension will be increased […]

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Changes to office opening times

Please note that our office will no longer be open on a Thursday. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. Our office will continue to be open as normal on a Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 10am-2pm. If you need any advice or would like to make an appointment, please contact us during these times on […]