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Welcome to our new website — it’s no longer a test site. Our web address is still www.daseastsuffolk.org.uk! Read more …

We are an independent advice centre in Martlesham Heath.

We offer free, confidential and impartial advice to disabled people and their carers in the Suffolk Coastal area which includes:

Contact us for help

Visit us: You can drop into our office Monday to Thursday 10am and 3pm.

Phone us: We also run a telephone advice line Monday to Thursday 10am to 3pm 01394 387070

We visit you: We can also arrange to visit you in your own home if you can’t get to our office. Contact us for an appointment.

Email us: And you can email us — see the Contact page.

We cannot give medical, debt or legal advice but we can help you to find other agencies who can help you with these issues.

Helping over 1,000 people a year

Each year we help over 1,000 people with disabilities, their carers and families.

We get over 6,000 enquiries a year. We help people with their problems and issues and regularly help clients claim over £1m in benefits they are entitled to. This also contributes to the local economy in the Suffolk Coastal area.

Our customer satisfaction surveys show consistently high levels of satisfaction. We are always ready to listen to ideas for improvement from our customers and volunteers.

Latest news

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More news

Annual Dance with The Aldertones 19 November 2016: Book now! - The annual DAS dance will be on Saturday 19 November in Bromeswell Village Hall. The Aldertones will be providing the entertainment and our raffle prises are always excellent! All proceeds go to DAS. Anyone who has attended this event in the past will know that it is not to be missed.…
Blue Badge users: beware copycat websites! - Suffolk Trading Standards are warning about copycat Blue Badge websites where people are being charged £50 to obtain a Blue Badge not the standard £10. Here's how to avoid being duped.…
Employing disabled people: new Government advice - The Department for Work and Pensions has updated its advice about employing disabled people and people with health conditions.…
Job placements for disabled people - We will again be offering placements to disabled job seekers on Employment and Support Allowance who need to rebuild their confidence and gain or regain basic work skills. You must apply through your Job Centre work coach, not directly to DAS.…
Body Shop fundraising event Fri 2 September - Come along to our Body Shop fundraising event Friday 2 September at 7pm. A representative from Body Shop will be there with various Body Shop items for sale and some fundraising games where the proceeds will go to DAS.…

Read more news on our News page.

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“My sister and I found the adviser to be knowledgeable and understanding to our questions and the needs of the person we were representing. Very helpful and willing to assist us.”

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“Truly excellent and invaluable service. Thank you so much.”

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Area we cover

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