Disability Equality (NW)

Disability Equality (NW)

Charity information

Disability Equality (NW)

Current Services include:
Information & Advice drop in on Mondays and Thursdays (9:30 - 3 p. M. ) Lancashire Independent Living Service, Managed Bank Account Service, Disability Hate Crime Project, Disability Hate Crime Casework & Chorley & South Ribble Disability Forum

Founded 1996

  • Mission statement

    Disability Equality (NW) aims to help strengthen the human rights of disabled people across the North West

  • Aims

    Disability Equality (NW) aims to:

    • To empower individual disabled people to achieve independent living;
    • To facilitate volunteering and peer support opportunities for disabled people
    • To influence the local community, statutory organisations, voluntary organisations and local businesses to remove barriers for disabled people
    • To continually work to embed good practice in the organisation
    • To work strategically to end all forms of hate crime and oppression
  • Overview

    Established: July 1996

    Registered Charity Number: 1114622

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 8

    Part time staff: 14

    Volunteers: 25

    Phone number: 01772 558863

    Address: 103/4 Church Street, Preston PR1 3BS

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