Registered charity No. 1059443
The Disability Information Services Kent are an independent organisation whose aim is to provide a one-stop point of information to any person with a disability, the elderly, carers, family and service providers.
DISK is run by people with a disability for the benefit of people with disabilities. We are here to help you.
The Disability Information Services Kent can offer you :
A free and confidential service.
Local, regional and national information.
Contact names and addresses for support groups, self help groups, telephone help lines.
Information is available by telephone, or personal visit to our office. Or the mobile service which holds clinics at various locations around South East Kent.
Information available on :
Aids and Equipment
Holidays - home& abroad
Mobility and Transport
Self help groups
Sport and Leisure Activities
disabled people through
the provision of
Disability Information Services Kent (DISK)
7 Town Walk,
Tel : 01303 226464
Fax : 01303 226312
Minicom : 01303 226464
Please use voice announcer.
Office hours :
Mon - Fri 10am - 3pm
Answerphone outside these hours
Our disability information service offers a free and confidential service to any person with a disability, the elderly, their carers, family and service providers.
We provide local, regional and national information on a wide range of subjects and services.
We hold a vast amount of information on various databases which include DISSBase and Disabled Living Foundation's CD version of the Hamilton Index. Together with hard copy files we have over 20,000 records at our fingertips.
| Do you need a little help getting started with computers and the internet? |
Carers' Support have become a UK On-line Centre and are working with S & G Training to provide courses to help you find your way around a computer and discover what they can do. For more information and to book a place call Sara on 01233 664393 or firstname.lastname@example.org
What is Carers' Support?
Carers Support is a voluntary organisation and an independent charity with a Board of Trustees, partially funded by social services and other bodies.
The primary aims are to support and promote, by any means available, the needs of carers of any age, whether that person cares for their partner, child, parent or sibling.
Who is a carer? Do you know? Are you?
A Carer is someone who has caring responsibilities for a spouse or parent, sibling, relative, friend, or neighbour who, due to disability, frailty, illness and/or vulnerability, cannot manage alone in the community. Carers care without pay and can be of any age.
The Charity offers encouragement, information and the emotional support that carers need to make life easier for both the carers and the person being cared for.
Carers Support also gives the carer the opportunity to meet with other carers, get their voices heard and influence change.
Beaver Business Park
Tel: 01233 664393
Fax: 01233 646709
Reg Charity No:1061475 Company Limited by Guarantee:3099929
Carers' Support Website
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