Disability Cornwall


Frequently Asked Questions

Please find below our most frequently asked questions and answers.


Q. Can I call in to see you?


Q. Can I become a member of disAbility Cornwall & Isles of Scilly?


Q. Do you offer information and advice about welfare benefits?


Q. Can you help me fill in benefit forms?


Q. How do I get a Blue Badge?


Q. Where can I hire a wheelchair in Cornwall?


Q. Where can I find accessible holiday accommodation in Cornwall?


Q. Can I get a grant to assist me to adapt my home to make it more suitable for my needs?


Q. I have an unexpected cost which I haven’t budgeted for; are there any grants or funding that I can apply for?


Q. Where can I get help with transport in Cornwall?


Q. Can I get a Motability car, scooter or wheelchair?


Q. I have an adapted car but need some alterations, where do I go?


Q. Where can I find an advocate?



Q. Who can I contact to find more information on my legal rights as an employee?


Q. Where can I get advice on debts and budgeting?


Q. I need some small jobs doing around my home. Where can I find a tradesperson who I can trust to do the job and not overcharge me?


Q. Where can I get advice and information on housing?


Q. I am interested in taking up a sport and want to find out what is currently available in Cornwall?


Q. What exactly is a 'Sand Chair' and can you hire them?


Q. I am a Carer, what help is there for me?


Q. How do I get a radar key to open a disabled toilet?


Q. Where can I find help with my heating bills or insulation for my property?


disAbility Cornwall & Isles of Scilly is proudly funded and supported by


Garfield Weston Big Lottery Fund 100x100_cornwall_council claretr Rank
HenrySmith Skills For Care LLODYS Independent Support Cornwall Community 2018


And honours the legacy of the Cornwall Disabled Association


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