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Welfare Rights Advice Service for DR UK Member Organisations

This service provides telephone and email advice to Disability Rights UK member organisations only and not individuals

If you are a disabled person seeking independent welfare benefits advice then we suggest you contact Scope's Disabilty Information and Advice Line (DIAL) on Freephone 0808 800 3333.

Find out more about how your organisation can become a member of Disability Rights UK.

Hosting our advice service is Ken Butler. Ken’s background in the advice sector spans nearly three decades, mostly in the area of welfare rights. He has substantial casework experience at all levels including tribunal representation.

Telephone: 020 7250 8184

Opening hours: Mon to Fri; 10.00 to 12.00 and 14.00 to 16.00

email: ken.butler@disabilityrightsuk.org at any time

Individuals seeking advice on Personal Budgets, Direct Payments, or other elements of social care, please click here;

Disabled individuals seeking advice on further or higher education, please click here.

Unfortunately we are unable to provide a welfare rights advice service for individuals at present but aim to provide information about benefits through our benefits information pages.

If you are a disabled person seeking independent welfare benefits advice then we suggest you contact Disability Rights UK organisational member Scope's  Disabilty Information and Advice Line (DIAL) on Freephone 0808 800 3333.

For information on other sources of independent advice see our Factsheet F15 - getting advice.

Telephone 020 7250 8184 Calls cost up to 13p per minute from a landline and 3p to 55p per minute from a mobile.