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, form-filling, access to services and practical help.

Contact I&AS

Managed Accounts 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

Developing from Negatives

A community based approach to supporting victims of disability hate crime incidents and those who are most vulnerable. Assistance to report those incidents, provide on-going peer support, training, awareness raising and community based activities.

Contact DfN

Lancashire Victim Services

Hate Crime Caseworker Service, supporting victims of hate crime across Central Lancashire. Providing specialist support for victims of disability hate crime to the whole of Lancashire as part of the wider Lancashire Victims Services.

Contact LVS

Chief Executive Officer

Contact our Chief Executive Office

Contact our CEO

DENW Office Manager

Contact DENW Office Manager

Contact Office Manager

General Enquiries

Hate Crime Awareness Week
19/09/2016 Mark Buckley

Hate Crime Awareness Week

Posted in DFN

Sat 8th Oct to Sat 15th Oct.
There will be various activities taking part throughout the week. These include:

DENW purple ribbon campaign – you will see a series of messages on purple ribbons (relating to hate crime, disability and anti-social behaviour) popping up all around Preston. These messages are being written by our clients and beneficiaries of our service.

We are on twitter using #purpleribbons

Monday 10th October 12 – 3pm.

Hate Crime Awareness launch on Preston Flag market with lots of information stalls and activities. Come and join us and find out more about Hate Crime and how to report it.

Everyone welcome

Thursday 13th October 11am – 4pm.

Hate Crime Awareness event at Preston Bus Station. Come and find out more about what Disability Hate Crime is, how to report it and join in with our activities.

Everyone welcome.<