Disability Sheffield Information Service provides free, confidential information to disabled people, their families and friends, their personal assistants and carers and any other organisation or individual in Sheffield who needs information about a disability related issue.
You can contact us
By phone : on (0114) 253 6745
By e-mail : email@example.com
Online : by clicking on Contact Us
Here are some of the issues disabled people ask us about :-
• Disabled People’s Rights
• Equipment and Adaptations
• Independent Living ( Direct Payments and Individual Budgets )
• Employing a Personal Assistant
• Leisure Interests
• Organisations and Self Help Groups
Information is available in a range of formats to suit your requirements on request. We aim to provide the information you need ourselves or, if we cannot do so, we will signpost you to an organisation that can
Click here to see our Service Leaflet
Click here to see our Factsheets on disability related issues
Our information service is provided by staff and volunteers who have direct experience of disability themselves and understand the barriers that disabled people can face in accessing information.
Click here if you are interested in volunteering with Disability Sheffield Information Service
Disability Sheffield Information Service is a member of DIAL , an independent network of local Disability Information and Advice Services run by and for disabled people.
Click here to see an independent evaluation report commissioned by NHS Sheffield who funded the pilot project to set up the Disability Information Service.