Unit 15, Manor Farm Barns
Public phone: 01508 491 210
Website URL: http://www.equallives.org.uk
Service offered: Free information and advice on: all aspects of benefits relating to disability including Personal Independence Payment (PIP), Attendance Allowance (AA), Carers Allowance (CA) and Employment and Support Allowance (ESA). Direct Payments and Personal Budgets. Mental Health. Discrimination, rights and entitlements. Advocacy and Representation also available, including: support to appeal against decisions (e.g. around benefits). Making complaints (including NHS Complaints).Appropriate Adult support for vulnerable adults and young people who are detained in Police Custody These services are available to disabled people, their carers and family members. Other available services include: Payroll/Supported Accounts Support Planning/Employment Support/PA Register. These are all ‘charged for’ services.
Target group: Disabled people, people who are experiencing mental ill health, their family members and carers.
Area served: Norfolk and Suffolk
How to contact: Phone (01508 491210), contact for an appointment, write, email or Facebook www.facebook.com/equalives.org
Monday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Tuesday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Wednesday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Thursday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Blue badge parking. Level entrance. Lift. Loop system. Outreach options for people unable to attend the office. Some home visits
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters.
Charity number: 1084108
Year established: 1996
Staffing: 60 staff / 100 volunteers
Record last checked: 06 August 2018