Welcome to Council on Disability 
An Independent Charity situated in the beautiful City of Stirling, Assisting Communities to access the Welfare Benefits and Other Services listed below:

 Face to Face Appointments Temporarily Suspended

 Face to face appointments remain suspended for the time being due to the rise in coronavirus cases. However we are still working and available to clients remotely for most services.

 

Office hours have been reduced presently but should you be unable to reach us on the office phone, we have an alternative number you can call or text between 10am - 3pm Monday to Thursday. We aim to answer you as soon as possible. This number is:  07521 186159.

 

We are Still Here

 

Whilst we are here:

 Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, other days are more variable at present but we look forward to hearing from you.  Should we be unable to answer your call, please leave a message, text or email us. They are regularly checked and we will respond as soon as possible.

Contact Us By Telephone or Email

We continue to operate a telephone and email service only for as much assistance as possible including Form Completion, Mandatory Reconsiderations and Tribunal Work.

 

This is with the safety of all volunteers and clients in mind. 

We provide: 

 

FREE,INDEPENDENT, specialist  information and practical help for people who have additional support needs and anyone who has, or cares for someone with a disabling illness or condition whether due to physical or mental ill health.

This may include assistance with:

  • Mandatory Reconsideration

  • Tribunal Representation
     

  • Disability Living Allowance

  • Transition to - 
    Personal Independence Payment

  • Universal Credit

  • Employment and Support Allowance

  • Attendance Allowance

  • Blue Badge Applications/ Bus Pass

  • Carers Allowance

  • Housing Application Forms

  • Scottish Welfare Fund

  • Food Bank Referral

  • Access to Aids and Equipment

  • Assistance to obtain medical evidence

  • Listening Ear/Emotional Support

  • Home visits can occasionally be arranged

Hours below may vary at the moment

Available From:

Monday             10am - 3pm

Tuesday            10am - 3pm

Wednesday       10am - 3pm

Thursday           10am - 3pm

Friday - Closed for Tribunal Work 

 Frequently Asked Questions page  

 

Here you can find details of the measures which apply at the moment. These will be updated once we are fully open again

 

Please note: 

Appointments will be required for completion of  forms.

We are one of very few organisations who provide assistance from first application for welfare benefits, through to submission, representation and accompaniment at first tier tribunal.

 Wheelchair Accessible Office!

Visit: 

The Norman MacEwan Centre

Upper Craigs

Cameronian Street

Stirling. FK8 2DX  

Call or text: 

01786 462178 

07521 186159

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Council on Disability

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