WECIL – DPBA (Disabled People’s Benefits Advice) and DPH (Disabled People’s Helpline)- Bristol
The Vassall Centre, Gill Avenue
Public phone: Disabled People’s Helpline; 0117 947 9922 / WECIL Reception; 0117 947 9911
Website URL: http://www.wecil.co.uk
Service offered: Telephone, email and face to face advice and information for disabled people, their families and carers e.g. disability related benefits, aids and adaptations, Blue Badges. Appointment system for disability related benefits forms and mandatory reconsiderations/appeals support - Attendance Allowance (AA), Disability Living Allowance (DLA), Personal Independence Payment (PIP), Disability Living Allowance for children (DLA child) and Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
Target group: Disabled people, their families, carers and involved professionals.
Area served: Bristol.
How to contact: Telephone (Disabled People’s Helpline; 0117 947 9922 / WECIL Reception; 0117 947 9911), email, fax, in person.
Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 9am - 4.30pm, Friday 9am - 4pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Barrier free space including; parking for disabled drivers; entrance is level; loop system.
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters and BSL subject to prior arrangement.
Charity number: 1053515
Year established: 1995
Staffing: 1 full time advisor and 1 part time advice volunteer
Public transport: Close to the main Fishponds Road bus stops
Record last checked: 22 July 2020