News and events

News and events

What’s happening in the disability and the carers' worlds?

One of our main jobs at DASL is to keep our users and members in touch with news and information about developments which affect disabled people and carers in Lambeth. 

We produce a regular newsletter for our members, to sign up to receive your copy, visit our becoming a member page

Here, you can find out about work which DASL is doing, new Government announcements, important policies and reports, what’s happening in Lambeth, interesting local meetings and events and much more.

Contact us if you would like us to publicise an event which you think will be of interest to disabled people.

For more information and contact options, please see the Contact DASL page


What's been happening?

News and past events…

Oct 05 2017

BSL Helpline

DeafPLUS have a specialist advice service in BSL
Oct 04 2017

FREE Carers Workshop

Caring with Carers
As an unpaid carer this is your opportunity to develop the
knowledge, skills and confidence to make a positive
difference to your life and that of the family member or
friend you care for.
Oct 02 2017

Changes to the Work Capability Assessment reassessment criteria

From 29 September, the Work Capability Assessment criteria will change for some Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) and Universal Credit (UC) claimants.
Oct 02 2017

The Court of Appeal’s decision in the Davey case: what it means for DDPOs and Disabled people

Many thanks to Inclusion London for this useful analysis.

Inclusion London supports over 70 Deaf and Disabled Organisations (DDPOs) working across every London borough. DASL is a member of Inclusion London.

https://www.inclusionlondon.org.uk/
Oct 02 2017

SEND Advice & Support Coffee Mornings

A peer support group for parents with children under 5 years old who has additional support needs
Sep 27 2017

Survey on hate crime experiences

The Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities is compiling a report regarding hate crime against people with learning disabilities.

The Foundation are developing a programme looking at what works in relation to hate crime.
Sep 21 2017

The Mole Autumn issue is available to download now

The Mole in glorious colour is now available to download via our newsletter website page, see link below
Sep 20 2017

DASL and Mencap Social Drop In

Friendly, informal and fun, we look forward to seeing you!
Sep 16 2017

Lambeth Interfaith Walk 2017

Saturday 16th September

A walk through north Brixton and Kennington in which we will visit 5 places of worship. between 10 am and 3 pm.