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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… 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 »

New Volunteer Opportunity

Our Voice Community Choir are currently looking for someone to lead them in song. If you play the piano and/or have experience of leading a choir please contact Robyn on 01623 625891 or robyn@disabilitynottinghamshire.org.uk. The role would only require commitment of a couple of hours a week, currently on a Thursday morning. More information on… Read more »

Consultation event

As a user-led organisation, feedback from our service users and volunteers is important to us. At our last consultation event we were pleased to hear some positive feedback and suggestions on how we can grow our services in the future. As part of the consultation, people was asked to share what they valued about our… Read more »