As a national charity providing impartial advice, information and training on equipment for independent living since 1969 we are well known to the public and healthcare professionals through a number of our services.
The DLF team will be on hand to provide a dedicated Information Point and we will be using Living Made Easy and AskSARA to handle queries from visitors about equipment and suitable suppliers.
The central product database that sits behind our services is one of the largest of its type in Europe and is used to power Living Made Easy our popular comparison site for members of the public seeking advice on equipment to keep them independent, AskSARA our online guided advice tool and DLF-Data the industry-standard prescribing tool for OTs and healthcare professionals. It is also the resource used by our telephone helpline advisors to give out advice over the phone, helping over 25,000 callers annually.
DLF also runs a successful national training programme that includes a range of accredited trusted assessor training courses and courses dealing with equipment for daily living, we run an dedicated training facility located at our national HQ in Wandsworth and we also run the annual Moving & Handling People conference now in its 25th year. We offer both open and bespoke courses UK-wide.
DLF is part of Shaw Trust and is based at
DLF, 34 Chatfield Road, London SW11 3SE
Tel: 020 7289 6111
0207 289 6111