Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Disabled Living Foundation (DLF)

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Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
Unit 1, 34 Chatfield Road, Wandsworth, London SW11 3SE
Telephone number:
03009990004
Email address:
Additional web link:
Service description:
The Disabled Living Foundation (DLF) is a national charity providing impartial advice, information, and training on independent living since 1969.

DLF helps the general public and healthcare professionals find out about daily living equipment and assistive technology. They don't sell any products, but they can help you find the people that do.

Services include:

AskSARA
An online guided advice tool about daily living

Living Made Easy
A free advice and information website on daily living equipment

Helpline

Factsheets
General advice about things to consider when buying equipment

DLF Data
A comprehensive, impartial database of daily living equipment

Moving & Handling People
An annual event for manual handling specialists

Services for Parents
Services for parents and carers of disabled children and those who work with them

Youreable Forum
A vibrant community of disabled people, supporting and helping each other by sharing experiences

Business Support
Find out how we can help manufacturers, suppliers and retailers of daily living equipment
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 100 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
Last updated on:
11/08/2017

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