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 »

Christmas Opening Hours

We will be closed for Christmas from Thursday 20th December 2018 and will re-open on Tuesday 2nd January 2019 at 10am.

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 »

Thank you to 34SP.com

A special thanks to 34SP.com for supporting our charity through free hosting for another year!

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 »

A Message from Lorna Carter (Chair of the Board of Trustees)

“It’s very sad that we have had to close our long established office on Rosemary Street in Mansfield. We are facing some serious funding problems at the moment. Unfortunately funding cuts across the voluntary and community sector are not uncommon at this time. The results of this have impacted on our work, and we have… 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 »