Adult social care - directory record page

care and support

Disability and Social Care Advice Service (DASCAS)

AddressBattersea Library
265 Lavender Hill
PostcodeSW11 1JB
DescriptionDASCAS 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 number020 7978 7306
Further informationMonday 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