Useful links for Disabled Londoners
Out and about in London
Transport for London
Provides access information about public transport in London
Transport for All
Provides information and advice for disabled and older transport users in London.
Artsline is a disability access website, providing searchable information on over 1,000 arts venues across London.
Access London Theatre
Published three times a year, the Access London Theatre brochure features audio-described, captioned, signed and relaxed performance listings for theatres across London and is available in large print, Braille and CD
Reviews and rates theatre seats, and provides detailed access information about London theatres, including accessible seat numbers.
Official visitors guide
Information and advice about rights, discrimination, benefits and services
Law Centres Network
Law Centres offer legal advice, casework and representation to individuals and groups who cannot afford a lawyer. There is a Law Centre, where you can get free legal advice, in most London Boroughs – website has a directory of Law Centres in London
Disability Hate Crime Reporting and Information
Links to where to report hate crime, DDPOs offering disability hate crime services, and more information about disability hate crime.
Disability Law Service
Provides free legal advice to Disabled people on: Community Care Law (advice and representation); Disability Discrimination (advice and factsheets); Employment Law (advice and representation) and Welfare Benefits.
Citizens Advice UK
Provides free information, advice and representation and has a directory of Citizens Advice Bureaus
Equality and Human Rights Commission
Provides information and advice on discrimination, equalities and human rights legislation and issues including detailed information about Disabled people’s rights under The Equality Act 2015. The EHRC also carries out some strategic litigation
Information on all government services and information including benefits, employment and Disabled people
Access To Work
A government scheme that provides financial support to Disabled people to help meet their access / disability related in needs in work.
Access to Work Video relay service for BSL users:
Greater London Authority (GLA)
Information on the work and roles of the Mayor and London Assembly
Advice for Disabled Students
Factsheets and Guides on being a Disabled Student, also a Disabled Student helpline: https://www.studying-in-uk.org/studying-in-uk-as-a-student-with-disabilities/
Article on studying in UK for international disabled students: https://www.studying-in-uk.org/studying-in-uk-as-a-student-with-disabilities/