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…

Apr 13 2018

UCanDoIT is no longer a going concern and is closing

Message from Catherine Walker, Director and Vice Chair
Apr 12 2018

Local Election Update - DISABILITY HUSTINGS 16 APRIL

Register to Vote

Come to the Lambeth Pan-Disability Forum Hustings on 16 April

Tell DPAC if you are asked for ID when voting
Apr 11 2018

Money Champions Workshops

Control Your Cash!
At Henry Fawcett Children's Centre,
Clayton St, SE11 5BZ
*Free crèche for 6 months-4 years*
24 April - Brilliant Budgeting
1 May - Dealing with Debt & Credit
8 May - Universal Credit Guide
9.30am-12 noon
Apr 10 2018

#JusticeforLB Walk 12th April at 4pm

Join us for a walk to celebrate the memory of Connor Sparrowhawk

Thursday 12th April 2018, 4pm
Walking from 336 Brixton Road to Brixton Town
Apr 05 2018

The Mole is ready to download today

Your copy of The Mole for Spring 2018 is now available to download in glorious colour!

Hard copies will be winging their way to DASL members next week.

You can download your copy here
Mar 28 2018

Lambeth Autism Fayre is on 7 April

An event raising autism awareness from different perspectives

Saturday 7th April 2018

Imagination Lab
& Engine Hall
26 Lambeth High Street
off Black Prince Road
London, SE1 7AG
For more info:
+44 (0) 7555 812 202


If you live in Lambeth, you are eligible for free tickets. Please contact to request your discount code


Mar 28 2018

Lambeth’s new Civic Centre opens on 9 April

A number of adult social care teams are moving to the new Civic Centre in early April.

There will also be other teams moving, more news soon.
Mar 15 2018

Help to improve care for people with alcohol problems in south London

Do you or a loved one have a personal experience of alcohol problems, or are you a carer for someone with an alcohol problem?

Would you like to learn more about alcohol treatment approaches, and help researchers and clinicians to develop their research?

If so, you are invited to an informal meeting with a group of researchers and clinicians investigating how to improve alcohol services and treatment in south London.

Mar 09 2018

Tell us what YOU need to stay emotionally well

We ALL have ups and downs and at times need a little help to put us back on track. Some of us can become distressed, overwhelmed or ill and struggle to cope.
That's when we may want extra help and support.