Disability North

Contact details

Disability North
The Dene Centre
Castle Farm Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE3 1PH

Public phone: 0191 284 0480

Email: reception@disabilitynorth.org.uk

Website URL: http://www.disabilitynorth.org.uk

General information

Service offered: Information, advice and support on all issues relating to disability, including welfare rights, equipment, self-help groups, holidays, community care, housing and adaptions. Training on a wide range of disability related topics. Advice on the Disability Equality Act and access issues.

Target group: Anyone with a disability in North East England, their carers, families with disabled children, health care professionals

Area served: Newcastle, North and South Tyneside, Gateshead, County Durham, Northumberland.

How to contact: Call in, phone or email.

Availability

Monday: 9am - 5pm

Tuesday: 9am - 5pm

Wednesday: 9am - 5pm

Thursday: 9am - 5pm

Friday: 9am - 5pm

Weekends: Closed

Office Hours:

Accessibility

Wheelchair access: Yes - full

Accessible toilets: Yes

Access notes: Designated parking bays under cover. Level access. Stairlifts and through floor lift to 1st floor. Loop system and textphone available.

Other information

Languages other than English:

Charity number: 514733

Year established: 1974

Staffing: 10 full time staff, 7 part time + 5 volunteers.

Public transport: South Gosforth Metro station. Bus 38 or any bus to Freeman Hospital.

Record last checked: 22 June 2017