Disability Equality (NW)
103-104 Church Street
Public phone: 01772 558 863 helpline
Website URL: http://www.disability-equality.org.uk
Service offered: General information & advice for disabled people and their carers available from Monday – Friday (9:30 – 4) Specialist help with more complex enquiries (e.g. benefits, housing) is available on a drop-in basis on Mondays and Thursdays (9:30 – 2:30) Lancashire Independent Living Service and Supported Banking Service. Hate Crime awareness project. Third Party Hate Crime Reporting Centre.
Target group: Disabled people and their carers/family/friends
Area served: Lancashire and NW.
How to contact: Call in, phone (01772 558863), email or contact via website/post. Open Monday to Friday 9.30am - 4pm
Monday: 9.30am - 4pm
Tuesday: 9.30am - 4pm
Wednesday: 9.30am - 4pm
Thursday: 9.30am - 4pm
Friday: 9.30am - 4pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: On street parking. Level entrance. Information in large print.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 1077761 (Registered Charity/Limited Company)
Year established: 1996
Staffing: 11 full time staff, 11 part-time staff, and approx.. 25 volunteers.
Public transport: Preston bus station - 5 minutes walk. Preston train station - 15 minutes walk.
Record last checked: 09 August 2021