HELPLINE: 01772 558 863

Helpline: 01772 558 863

There are a number of ways to contact Disability Equality North West. To help you get to the right person or team, please choose a service from below:

Independent Living Advice

Lancashire Independent Living Service (LILS)

Advice and support for those receiving a Direct Payment for their social care.

Contact LILS

Information & Advice Service

Help with welfare rights, benefits, advice on form-filling, access to services and practical help.

Contact I&AS

Supported Banking Service

Supported banking service for those receiving a Direct Payment for their social care.

Help with welfare rights, benefits, form-filling, access to services and practical help.

Contact MAS

Hate Crime Support & Action

Third Party Reporting Centre

A community based approach to supporting victims of disability hate crime incidents and those who are most vulnerable. Assistance to report those incidents,

Contact Hate Crime

CoronaVirus Advice

Information of CoronaVirus

For general information on CoronaVirus check out https://disabilitypositive.org/coronavirus-covid-19/

Please note this information is general, if you require information more specific to Lancashire please contact Disability equality on: 01772 558863 or hello@disabilty-equality.org.uk

 

Chief Executive Officer

Contact our Chief Executive Office

Contact our CEO

DENW Office Manager

Contact DENW Office Manager

Contact Office Manager

General Enquiries

    Deaf & HoH project – Drop-In Sessions
    07/03/2021 Website Admin

    Deaf & HoH project – Drop-In Sessions

    Posted in DENW

    DENW’s HoH and D/deaf projects have a variety of online sessions – to get involved.

    Deaf Social Online (Zoom) for Deaf & HoH

    Our Disability Equality Deaf & HoH Link Workers invite you all on Mondays 1:30pm – 2:30pm (every other week) to:

    • Grab a drink and join us for a chat
    • Different theme every two week
    • Informal chat for the weeks between themes
    • BSL Interpreter will be present

    Zoom Meeting ID: 613 546 1624

    Passcode: DEAFDENW

    Link: https://buff.ly/3bdB849

    Contact Details:

    Catherine Nassimi-Green

    Email: caffy@disability-equality.org.uk

    Mobile Number (Text only): 07514 644252

     

    Latest Dates:

    22nd March – True/False Quiz

     


    Online Deaf & HoH Deaf social (Zoom)

    Our Disability Equality Deaf & HoH Link Workers invite you all on Wednesday evening 18.00 to 19.30pm:

    • Grab a drink/food and join us for a chat
    • BSL Interpreter will be present.
    • Meet old friends and make new ones

    Zoom Meeting ID: 725 463 6553

    Passcode: DEAF – DENW

    Link: https://buff.ly/3bdB849 

    No themes, just a chance for chat with old friends and new

    Every two-week

    Wednesday Evening social

     

    Contact Details:

    John Kamitsis:  johnk@disability-equality.org.uk

    Mobile number (Text only): 07925 356369

     

    Latest Dates:

    3rd March

    17th March

    31st March


    Drop-in sessions

    Our Community Link Workers would like to invite you to our informal, virtual drop-in sessions:

     

    Monday to Friday – 10.00am to 3:00pm

     

    • Deaf or Hard of Hearing and living in Lancashire?
    • Feeling isolated and struggling to get information?
    • Need support with phone calls or translations?

     

    Don’t struggle alone, we may be able to help. If Zoom isn’t for you, contact us and we can make alternative arrangements.

    Contact us via email, FaceTime, WhatsApp, video call, text message and Zoom. 

    If you want to contact us by Zoom, please send us a text or WhatsApp message to let us know what time so that we can make sure we are logged in to Zoom.

    Contact Details

    John Kamitsis:

    Email: johnk@disability-equality.org.uk

    Mobile (Facetime/WhatsApp): 07925 356369 (text only)

    Zoom Link: Meeting ID: 725 463 6553    Passcode: DEAF-DENW

    Link: https://buff.ly/3bdB849 

     

    Catherine Nassimi-Green:

    Email: caffy@disability-equality.org.uk  

    Mobile (Facetime/WhatsApp): 07514 644252 (text only)

    Zoom Link: Meeting ID: 613 546 1624     Passcode: DEAFDENW

    Link: https://buff.ly/3bdB849

    (Monday and Wednesday)

     

    We are here and waiting to help!