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Disability Rights UK

AddressGround Floor,
CAN Mezzanine,
49-51 East Rd,
PostcodeN1 6AH
DescriptionDisability Rights UK is a national charity, formed through the merger of Disability Alliance, RADAR and the National Centre for Independent Living. They provide information and support for people with disabilities, such as:

- Advice, including free factsheets on many subjects
- Benefits information
- Careers, education and leadership
- Independent living and carers support
- Several helplines (see below)

People with disabilities can purchase a Radar key from Disability Rights UK. These keys offer disabled people independent access to locked public toilets around the country as part of the National Key Scheme. Radar keys can be purchased via their online shop.

Disability Rights UK is led, run and controlled by disabled people and it aims to be the largest national pan-disability organisation led by disabled people.

Visit the Disability Rights UK website

Telephone number020 7250 8181 (office)
Further informationDisabled Students Helpline:
- Tel: 0800 328 5050
- Email:
- Opening times: Tues 11.30 - 13.30 & Thurs 13.30 - 15.30

Independent Living Advice Line:
- Tel: 0300 555 1525
- Email:
- Opening hours: Mon & Thurs 9.00 - 13.00

Record last updated: 08 December 2016