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

Disability Law Service

Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
The Foundry, 17 Oval Way, Lambeth, London SE11 5RR
Telephone number:
0207 791 9800
Email address:
Service description:
Disability Law Service provides free legal advice to people with disabilities and their carers to ensure that they have access to their rights.

By Phone or In Writing

DLS provides free advice via information, factsheets, training courses and telephone and written advice. DLS are able to provide telephone advice to those calling 0207 791 9800 in areas of community care and employment and discrimination law.

MS Legal Advice Line

The MS Society funds the MS Legal Line (020 7791 9800 or email 'msadvice@dls.org.uk') in order to provide free confidential legal advice to people affected by MS in England and Wales.

Online Advice

DLS provides online information and factsheets on the following areas of law: Community Care, Disability Discrimination, Employment, Welfare Benefits, Trusts, Blue badges, and others.

Free Full Legal Representation

DLS can provide full legal representation, including attending court and tribunal hearings in employment and community care matters.

Other Sources of Advice

If you require advice in other areas of law or need other places to try to give you advice or take on your case there is a list of other sources of legal advice on the website. You should also try the legal aid website as there many areas of law still within the remit of legal aid and their calculator will give you a good indication of whether your area of law is in the remit of legal aid (Legal Aid Advice Finder).
Cost:
Contact provider for cost details
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Any Age
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
16/07/2018

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