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 »

Robin Hood lottery

Robin Hood Lottery is an exciting weekly lottery that raises money for good causes in Mansfield district. All good causes supported by the lottery will benefit Mansfield district and its residents. Play the lottery, support Mansfield district – it’s that simple! Tickets for the lottery cost just £1 per week. Each ticket has a 1 in… Read more »

Goodbye to the R.O.N. + Project

It is with sadness and celebration that we say farewell to the RON + project. Sadness because it is the end of a well-used and successful project and celebration because we have successfully been able to advise and help over a thousand people during the lifetime of the scheme. We have been able to assist… Read more »

Change to Personal Independence Payment criteria January 2017

In March 2017 the DWP changed the criteria for the mobility component of Personal Independence Payment. A Court has recently decided that the DWP shouldn’t have amended the criteria in this way and the criteria for the mobility component has reverted to how they were originally. The Secretary of State, Ester McVey, has made a statement to… Read more »

Thank you to Remploy

Thank you to Remploy for the generous donation of £500.00. The monies donated will be used to support people with disabilities living locally so Remploy really have made a difference in people’s lives. More information about Remploy can be found on their website: http://www.remploy.co.uk/

Thank you to the Greggs Foundation.

A huge thank you to the Greggs Foundation for kindly donating £500.00 to Disability Nottinghamshire to host a Volunteer Event. More information about the foundation can be found on their website: https://www.greggsfoundation.org.uk/

Benefits update

Following on the budget last week here is some information about benefits. Universal credit Universal Credit (UC) is currently only paid to new claimants who are single, jobseekers, fit for work and who do not have any children (The Live Service). The full service (everyone else) is not yet available to claimants in Nottinghamshire. The… Read more »

Disability Nottinghamshire annual report

Following the annual general meeting, Disability Nottinghamshire is proud to present it’s annual report for the year ending March 2017 Disability Nottinghamshire Annual Report April 2017  

Thank you to 34SP.com

A big thank you to 34SP.com for providing us with free hosting for our website for another year! We really appreciate their generous support. 34SP.com is a WordPress hosting provider based in Manchester. Focused on exceptional service and support, their entire support team is trained in house, operating out of their UK office, 365 days… Read more »

Update to Our Advice Services

Due to our admin office relocating we have had to make some small changes to when our advice line and drop-in service will be available. For telephone information, advice and appointments please ring us on 01623 625891.  We are available to contact on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 10am-2pm and Thursday 10am-1pm. Our information advice drop-in service… Read more »