Disability and benefits

Business Disability Forum
www.businessdisabilityforum.org.uk

Citizen Advice Bureau
www.citizensadvice.org.uk

CLS Direct Legal Service
This website offers free, confidential and independent legal advice for residents of England and Wales.
www.clsdirect.org.uk

Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
The DWP leads the Government's response to some of the biggest issues facing the country - welfare and pension reform - and is a key player in tackling child poverty. It is the biggest public service delivery department in the UK and serves over 20 million customers.
www.dwp.gov.uk

DirectGov
A directory of Public Services with useful details on benefits.
www.direct.gov.uk

Disability Rights UK
Disability Rights UK works to create a society where everyone with lived experience of disability or health conditions can participate equally as full citizens.
www.disabilityrightsuk.org

Equality and Human Rights Commission (formerly The Disability Rights Commission) - EHRC
THE EHRC is a statutory body that has a responsibility to protect, enforce and promote equality across the seven "protected" grounds - age, disability, gender, race, religion and belief, sexual orientation and gender reassignment.
www.equalityhumanrights.com

Scope
Scope is a UK disability charity working with disabled people and their families in England and Wales. It runs support services such as schools, a college, residential care, training, short breaks and runs a helpline providing information and advice on disability. Scope also campaigns for the full inclusion and equal participation of disabled people in society.
www.scope.org.uk

The Disability Foundation (TDF)
The Disability Foundation provides complementary therapy services to disabled people, anyone suffering from a chronic health issue or medical condition, as well as those involved in their care, including NHS staff.
www.tdf.org.uk

Date last updated: 
03 Nov 2015