Posts By: Disability Nottinghamshire

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… Read more »

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… Read more »

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… Read more »

Personal Navigator Vacancy

Charity Number 1163512   Personal Navigator – Money Sorted in D2N2   St Ann’s Advice Centre, Nottingham is looking to recruit an enthusiastic, experienced Personal Navigator to work with and support unemployed or economically inactive people experiencing financial difficulty along their journey to improve their financial well-being and capability. Your base will be Mansfield Citizens… Read more »

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… Read more »

Purple Tuesday – 13th November 2018

Purple Tuesday on 13th November 2018 will be the UK’s first accessible shopping day. It is a call to action to the wider retail industry (including shopping centres and landlords) to better understand the needs of their existing and future disabled customers and commit to making lasting changes to their shopping experience. More information and… Read more »

Nottinghamshire Victim CARE

Nottinghamshire is a safe place to live, work and visit, and your chances of becoming a victim of crime or anti-social behaviour are low. But for those that are, the effects can vary greatly. For some, there is little or no impact beyond the immediate financial or physical effects. However for some people it can… Read more »