A4U - Action, Advice, Advocacy
Louise House, Roman Road
Public phone: 01743 539201
Website URL: http://www.a4u.org.uk
Service offered: Information, Legal Advice and Advocacy for disability issues, run by and for disabled people. Legal advice on Welfare Benefits, claims and appeals; issues relating to the Care Act 2014; issue based Advocacy – speaking up for or acting on behalf of another person. Help with form filling such as ESA, PIP, DLA. Shropshire Autism Hub advice and support service for adults on the autism spectrum, including support for the adult diagnostic pathway (Shropshire Council area only). Office in Shrewsbury for pre-arranged appointments.
Target group: People with disabilities, families and carers, Health and Social Care Professionals
Area served: Shropshire and Telford (paid for service for form fill appointments only)
How to contact: Phone (01743 539201 - Advice Line) , email or write.
Monday: 10.30 am – 12.30 pm (Advice Line)
Tuesday: 10.30 am – 12.30 pm (Advice Line)
Wednesday: 10.30 am – 12.30 pm (Advice Line)
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking for disabled drivers. Level entrance. Information available in Braille, large print and on tape. Hearing Loop
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters and BSL
Charity number: 1092083
Year established: 1990
Staffing: 6 part time staff and 14 volunteers.
Public transport: Yes
Record last checked: 27 July 2020