Useful links for Disabled Londoners

Out and about in London

Transport for London

https://tfl.gov.uk/transport-accessibility/

Provides access information about public transport in London

Transport for All

www.transportforall.org.uk

Provides information and advice for disabled and older transport users in London.

Artsline

http://www.artsline.org.uk/

Artsline is a disability access website, providing searchable information on over 1,000 arts venues across London.

Access London Theatre

http://www.officiallondontheatre.co.uk/access/

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

SeatPlan

www.seatplan.com

Reviews and rates theatre seats, and provides detailed access information about London theatres, including accessible seat numbers.

VisitLondon

http://www.visitlondon.com

Official visitors guide

 

Information and advice about rights, discrimination, benefits and services

Law Centres Network

http://www.lawcentres.org.uk/

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

https://www.inclusionlondon.org.uk/hatecrime/

Links to where to report hate crime, DDPOs offering disability hate crime services, and more information about disability hate crime.

Disability Law Service

http://www.dls.org.uk/

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

https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/

Provides free information, advice and representation and has a directory of Citizens Advice Bureaus

Equality and Human Rights Commission

http://www.equalityhumanrights.com/

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

Gov.uk

https://www.gov.uk/

Information on all government services and information including benefits, employment and Disabled people

Access To Work

www.gov.uk/access-to-work/overview

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:

https://www.gov.uk/disability-benefits-helpline

Greater London Authority (GLA)

https://www.london.gov.uk/city-hall

Information on the work and roles of the Mayor and London Assembly

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