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  

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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   or alternatively text  KAWW46 followed by either£1, £2,… Read more »

Let us help you get your Money Sorted

D2N2 Money Sorted is a Financial Inclusion Project designed to improve your financial skills, educate you about financial products, address your debts and help you manage your money better. We can help you to: Take control of your finances Budget effectively Become more confident dealing with money Reduce or completely remove debt repayments Increase your… Read more »

D2N2 Project

Disability Nottinghamshire are pleased to announce that Daniel Staniland has been appointed to the post of Personal Navigator (Money Advisor) as part of the D2N2 project in accordance with the European Social Fund and the Big Lottery Fund. The Project aims to promote social inclusion, address poverty and financial distress in the Nottinghamshire area.  

Christmas Opening Times

Our office on Rosemary Street closes for Christmas at 3pm on Monday 19th December 2016 and reopens on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. Our office on Botany Avenue is open as usual until Wednesday 21st December 2016. On Thursday 22nd December 2016 advisors will be available for telephone advice only. The office will then be closed… Read more »

Changes to the Benefit Cap

The benefit cap is a scheme introduced in 2012 with the policy intention of ensuring that people do not receive more money through the benefits system that an average working family. The benefit cap is being reduced from November 2016 to decrease the maximum people living outside of London to £20,000 for families and £13,400… Read more »