DASH strives to empower, inspire and motivate disabled people of any age to reach their full potential every day and in every situation.
Disablement Association Hillingdon known more commonly as DASH, was formed in 1984 and is a user-led charity based in Hillingdon, West London. DASH challenges peoples perceptions and encourages disabled people of all ages to reach their full potential. We provide advice, support and activities that allow disabled people to take control of their lives and become more independent, confident and part of the community. DASH is an inclusive organisation and promotes independence to every individual.
Services we provide
Advice & Information (including PIP and ESA support)
DASH are on hand to assist with finding the right advice and information to enable people with disabilities to access services and the relevant support that they require. Whether it be form filling for benefits such as PIP or ESA or attending Tribunals for your benefit appeals we’re here to help you. More Information.
Sports & Leisure Activities throughout the week
DASH run weekly Sports and Leisure Activities at our Hub centre in the Pavilions Shopping Centre in Uxbridge. From Football to Arts and crafts we can cater for all disabilities so come and get involved. More Information.
Our Direct Payment provision has changed. For more information please call the office on 0208 848 8319 and we will be happy to assist you with any queries or Direct Payments support needs. More Information.
We sell genuine Radar Keys which can be purchased from our office or Hub (£4 collection or £4.50 via post – cheques payable to DASH). More information.
Wheelchair Accessible Weighing Scale
We have a wheelchair accessible weighing scale in a quiet area at our DASH Hub which can be used free of charge between 11am-3.30pm. More information.
Independent Support (ended 31st July 2018 – support now via SENDIASS as of 1st August)
Independent Support has now come to an end but don’t panic! Find out about how to continue accessing impartial advice and support on Special Educational Needs and Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCPs) here: http://bit.ly/IASPFAQs. More Information.
Our Mission Statement
DASH aims to promote independence and provide individuals with the right information and skills to become more confident in every day life. At the same time allowing them to be healthier in body and mind and appropriately informed so they can make the right choices to enable them to live their life to the full.