Disability and carers advice

Disability and carers advice

What does it do?

Information and advice – we provide general disability and carer advice on a vast range of subjects and topics. Volunteer and user led, this service is run by people with disabilities or caring experience..

Welfare benefits – specialist knowledge, skills and information about benefits including allowances, payments, credits, pensions, funds and budgets.

Appeals & tribunals Unfortunately this service has now come to an end due to a lack of funding but if you still require help to complete an appeal or tribunal then we have some self-help packs which can either be downloaded from our website by clicking on the following link or by contacting us via email or telephone.

Service directory – a concise online directory to help you find various services across Nottinghamshire who can help, assist or support you or the person you care for.

Access guides – we have published a range of information guides which are free to download or alternatively we can send you one in the post.

Social care – this section is dedicated to social care, in particular, direct payments, personal budgets and support planning.

Health – information on local healthcare, GP’s, dentists, hospitals and personal health budgets.

Who it is for?

Anyone looking for information and advice about disability

Where it is available?

Local service (Gedling, Mansfield, Ashfield, Bassetlaw, Broxtowe, Newark and Sherwood, Rushcliffe).

How to access or apply for it:

See contact details above


Info last updated:

Unit 15 Botany Park, Botany Avenue, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 5NF