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Allerdale Disability Association

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Address

Moorclose Community Centre

Needham Drive

Workington

CA14 3SE

Telephone 01900 61912
Fax -
Accessibility Fully accessible
Opening HoursAAA Monday to Friday 9.30am-3pm
Website www.allerdaledisability.com

 

 

Information Service

Provides information, advice and support to people with any disability from older people to the parents of infants and the families and carers of all, regardless of whether they have learning or physical disabilities or mental health problems.

We help clients with any disability related enquiry including access issues, holidays, aids & equipment, employment and training. The majority of the work involves welfare rights and helping clients to complete complicated and often confusing benefit forms. We assist the client to complete Disability Living Allowance, Attendance Allowance and Employment Support Allowance forms, and help them through any subsequent appeal process.

Talking Newspaper

A weekly recording of the local news for people with a visual impairment. This valuable work is done solely by unpaid volunteers.

I.C.E (Inclusive Community Engagement)

Providing learning opportunities, activities to promote health and well being, and a friendly informal meeting place for adults with physical disabilities. This is a drop in service that takes place on Mondays and Wednesdays.

How do I refer to this organisation?

We prefer to receive referrals via phone.

 

Areas of Advice

Welfare Benefits, Employment, Housing, Education, Disability,

All areas of advice and support are for the benefit of people with disabilities.

 

Type of Organisation

Support

 

Membership of Professional Bodies

Disability Alliance

Cumbria CVS