DIAL Basildon and South Essex, information and advice

Contact us

01268 285676
DIAL Basildon and South Essex
75 Southernhay
SS14 1EU

These contact details are for this service. For everything else, email helpline@scope.org.uk or call free 0808 800 3333.

Local disability information

A DPO is a disabled people's organisation.

DIAL Basildon can help with disability issues relating to all impairments (physical, sensory, mental health and learning difficulties). Advice and information covers a wide range of issues affecting disabled people of any age.

Volunteers understand the problems you can encounter, as many have been in the same situation themselves. This enables them to give advice with understanding and puts them in a better position to give a quality, specialist service to disabled people.

Services include

  • home visiting
  • signposting and referral
  • advocacy
  • appeals and casework
  • talks and presentations to other groups

Areas of assistance

  • benefits (including appeals, revisions, supersessions)
  • recreational activities
  • day centres
  • support groups
  • equipment and adaptations
  • holidays
  • mobility
  • social care
  • medical services
  • individual requests

Opening hours

Mondays, 10 am to 4 pm
Tuesdays, 10 am to 4 pm
Wednesdays, 10 am to 4 pm
Thursdays, 10 am to 4 pm
Fridays, 10 am to 4 pm

Where we are based