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…

Dec 11 2017

Difficulties accessing Universal Credit?

Please let Al at Inclusion London know any difficulties you have had with accessing Universal Credit, who will pass this information to the DWP who are now interested in making the application process for Universal Credit (UC) more accessible.
Dec 08 2017

London Stroke Choir

Have you had a stroke or know someone who has? Then why not join the choir or encourage the stroke survivor to come along?
We meet every Monday in term-time

FROM: 2:30 PM TO: 4:15 PM

STARTING MONDAY 15 JANUARY 2018
To join or for more information, contact Manuela, the
Dec 08 2017

Action on Equality Rights – ask your MP to support the enforcement of section 1 of the Equality Act

The information below can be found on Inclusion London's website: https://www.inclusionlondon.org.uk/campaigns-and-policy/act-now/action-equality-rights-ask-mp-support-enforcement-section-1-equality-act-2010/
Dec 05 2017

Help if you are worried about money

Friendly & Free
Dec 05 2017

Advising Communities Universal Credit Support Service

Advising Communities will help you with your Universal Credit claim.
They can also support you to improve your digital skills, so that you can make claims and manage your online UC account.

Advising Communities new Universal Credit Service will provide you with advice and help identify extra support, and help you manage your finances and resolve your wider issues.

For further information call 0300 0301 121, visit http://www.advisingcommunities.uk

Dec 05 2017

Employment Support

Love London Working is is a FREE jobs and training service.
If you live in London, are unemployed and aged 16 or over it can help you to:
FIND A JOB
ACCESS TRAINING
SECURE A WORK PLACEMENT
START A BUSINESS
CREATE A CV
WRITE A COVERING LETTER
Want to know more? Call Shaun on 0207 234 6571, or
email
Nov 16 2017

Consultation on SEND Strategy

Short survey for parents / carers
Nov 16 2017

Leaflet for Parents on spotting signs of Child Exploitation

An important new leaflet has been produced by Lambeth Safeguarding Children Board called Child sexual exploitation guidance for parents, Carers and Families


Nov 16 2017

Share your views on cancer prevention information

King's College London are inviting a small focus group of people to take part in cancer prevention research. The group will spend a half day sharing their views on the cancer prevention information available to the public.
The meeting will take place at King's College London on 6 December and those taking part will be paid for their time including travel expenses.