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People with Disabilities

East Sussex County Council disabled information (external link)

Find out some local information from the County Council

ESDA Actively Empowering and Supporting Disabled People (external link   

East Sussex Disability Association (ESDA) exists to help all disabled people in East Sussex achieve independence and control over their lives.

Community and Disabled People

Find out about your rights as a disabled person and learn more about the legislation that exists for disabled people in the UK.

Money Advice Service - disabilities and sickness benefits (external link)

If you've recently become sick or disabled, find out more about the long-term sickness and disability benefits available, how savings affect your benefits and what you can claim if you're self-employed and can't work because of illness or injury.

Office for Disability Issues (external link) 

The Office for Disability Issues is the focal point within government to co-ordinate disability policy across all departments.

RNIB Supporting Blind and Partially Sighted People (external link)   

The Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB) is UK's leading charity offering information, support and advice to over two million people with sight problems. If you or someone you know has a sight problem the RNIB can help.

ESAB East Sussex Association of Blind and Partially Sighted People (external link) 

A local registered charity for blind and partially sighted people.  ESAB provides information and support, building confidence and helping people to be less isolated and more independent.

Action on Hearing Loss (external link)

Action on Hearing Loss, (formerly known as The Royal National Institute for the Deaf (RNID)) is the UK's leading charity, working for a world where hearing loss doesn't limit or label people.

East Sussex Hearing Resource Centre - Charity (external link) 

The East Sussex Hearing Resource Centre is a registered charity aiming to improve the quality of life for Deaf, deafened and deafblind people living in East Sussex.

Sussex Oakleaf (external link) 

Is a social enterprise that delivers services across Sussex to people who have mental health needs and to people at risk of homelessness.

Freedom Leisure Active 4 All (external link) 

Activity session for disabled youngsters including dance and movement, arts and drama and swimming. Contact your local Leisure Centre for days and times.

Kiss My Disco (external link) 

Promoting the right for people with learning disabilities to have a choice about how they live their lives.

Fresh Track DJ Workshops (external link) 

The workshops are open to anybody with a learning disability that has a passion for music.
Fresh Track believes every individual can and will blossom when engaged with what they love.