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/

Christmas Opening Times

Our drop-in service at Rosemary Street will be closed from Monday 11th December 2017. Our telephone advice line will be open as normal until 1pm on 21st December 2017. We will reopen on Tuesday 2nd January 2018. Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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 »

We are moving!

We are pleased to be able to confirm that we will be moving out of our office on Botany Park week commencing 28th August 2017. We anticipate a restricted service during this week and apologise for any inconvenience caused. Our aim is for the advice service to be fully up and running again from Monday-Thursday… Read more »

Help Katie Raise funds for Disability Nottinghamshire

Katie Watson is raising funds for Disability Nottinghamshire by competing in her first Sprint Triathlon at Southwell on the 23rd April 2017. If you would like to support Katie to raise funds to support people with Disabilities across Nottinghamshire please vist her just giving page https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Katie-Watson18   or alternatively text  KAWW46 followed by either£1, £2,… Read more »