Disabilities and sensory loss

Overview

An increasing proportion of the UK's population is learning to live with the particular challenges that disability brings.

Types of disability include:

Go to NHS: living with disability for information and advice on how to live well with disability.

Access for people with a disability or sensory loss

Deaf customers can get British Sign Language (BSL) support online and at our Civic Offices.

We work with AccessAble to provide information on access for disabled people to different types buildings across Thurrock.

These include:

  • council buildings
  • schools
  • shops
  • hotels
  • pubs
  • restaurants
  • entertainment venues
  • places of worship
  • community halls
  • railway stations

Go to AccessAble – access to public venues in Thurrock.