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Disability and Social Care Advice Service (DASCAS)
|Address||Battersea Library |
265 Lavender Hill
|Description||DASCAS is now part of the Citizens Advice Wandsworth, they provide independent advice to residents living in Wandsworth borough about benefits and services available to people with disabilities, and the relatives and friends who care for them. They can offer telephone advice, home visits or you can visit their office. They offer initial assessments and have expertise in claims for Disability Living Allowance, Attendance Allowance and associated disability benefits. |
DASCAS provides the following services:
- An independent telephone information service on any aspect of disability and social care
- Assistance with completing forms
- Advice and support for professionals working with disabled and frail people.
- Help with benefit claims
- Advocacy and support services up to tribunal level in disputed cases
Visit the DASCAS website
|Telephone number||020 7978 7306|
|Further information||Monday to Friday: 10am-4pm |
An appointment is required for visits to the DASCAS office. If you are unable to visit the office, DASCAS are happy to arrange to visit you at home any week day except Friday. DASCAS gives priority to those who are housebound.
Record last updated: 10 November 2016