How to contact us

If you would like to become a member of a Circle, please contact the Disability and Well-being Service:


Disability & Well-being Service
London School of Economics and Political Science
Room G.23, Ground Floor
Old Building
Houghton Street
London, WC2A 2AE

Fax: +44 (0)20 7955 7649


Please email| if you are interested in participating in any of our events, or if you would like to find out how you can benefit from and/or contribute to Circles.

Useful contacts

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Circles Coordinator
Contact details – email:|


Dean of the Graduate School
Contact details – tel: 0207 955 7574

Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Contact details – tel: 020 7955 7058 

IT Support Specialist
Contact details – room S87, tel: 0207 955 6035, email:|


Eldritch-Boersen, Sebastiaan    - IT Support Specialist (Assistive Technologies) Sebastiaan specialises in assistive technologies for disabled students and staff at LSE. Sebastiaan also provides first line technical and user support for the team's client divisions, answering support calls from users and providing desktop support and assistance in using supported applications. He assists with the provision of new PCs and the maintenance of existing PCs for staff. Contact details: Room S74, Email:||


Haines, Sue – Disability Services Office Manager
Contact details – room G. 23  email:|


Keeley, Gail – Adviser for Staff with Disabilities and Employee Relations Manager
Gail is responsible for advising managers and staff on disability in the workplace, and also manages the Access to Work budget.
Contact details – room TW3 1.01, tel: 020 7955 6672, fax: 020 7955 6843, email:|


Sandelson Adam - The Head of Student counselling Service
Contact details: Room G507, Tel: 02078523627 Email:||
To make an Apointment to see a counsellor is through this email:||

Student Union Advice Centre
Contact details – tel: 0207 955 7145, email:|

SU Education and Welfare and Sabbatical Officer
Contact details – tel: 0207 955 6709, email:|


Taplin - Green Joanne - Services Manager in the Library
Contact details: Room R12, tel.: 0207 955 7609,  Fax: 020 7955 6843 Email:||


Ward, Yvonne - Library IT User Helpdesk
Contact details: Room ROP103, Library 1st  Floor, tel.: 0207 955 6947 Email:||    

Other useful links

  • Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC)
    An independent body set up by the Government to eliminate discrimination against and help secure civil rights for disabled people.

    Disability Rights Commission
    DRC Helpline
    MID 02164
    Stratford upon Avon
    CV37 9BR
    Telephone:  08457 622 633
    Textphone:  08457 622 644
    Fax:  08457 778 878
  • Royal Association for Disability And Rehabilitation (RADAR)
    The disability network - RADAR is a UK organisation run by and working for disabled people. News, membership, mailing information.

    The Royal Association for Disability and Rehabilitation
    12 City Forum
    250 City Road
    London EC1V 8AF
    Telephone:  020 7250 3222
    Minicom:  020 7250 4119
    Fax:  020 7250 0212
  • Sign Community (British Deaf Association (BDA))
    Exists to ensure that Deaf people using Sign Language have the same rights and entitlement as any other citizens. News, information and links.

    British Deaf Association (BDA)
    1-3 Worship Street
    London EC2A 2AB
    Text phone:  020 7588 3529
    Voicephone:  020 7588 3520
    Fax:  020 7588 3527
    Videophone:  020 7496 9539
  • British Dyslexia Association (BDA)
    The BDA is the national organisation for dyslexia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, with 130 Local Dyslexia Associations and Dyslexia Support Groups, and with professional Corporate Members.

    The British Dyslexia Association
    98 London Road,
    RG1 5AU
    Tel: 0118 966 2677
    Fax: 0118 935 1927
    Helpline: 0118 966 8271
  • Dyslexia Institute
    An educational charity, founded in 1972, for the assessment and teaching of people with dyslexia and for the training of teachers. Information, articles, news.

    Dylexia Institute
    Head Office
    Park House
    Wick Road
    Surrey TW20 0HR
    Tel:  (01784) 222300
  • Mencap
    Works with people with a learning disability to fight discrimination. It campaigns to ensure that their rights are recognised and that they are respected as individuals.

    123 Golden Lane
    London EC1Y 0RT
    Tel: 020 7454 0454
    Fax: 020 7696 5540
  • Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB)
    Helping all blind and partially sighted people in the UK - their home page, with news, information and many links.

    Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB)
    105 Judd Street
    London WC1H 9NE
    Tel: 020 7388 1266
    Fax: 020 7388 2034
  • Stuttering Foundation of America (SFA)
    Concerns itself with the prevention and improved treatment of stuttering. Their site includes the full text of their brochures as well as links to other resources.

    Stuttering Foundation of America
    3100 Walnut Grove Road
    Suite 603
    P.O. Box 11749
    Memphis, TN 38111-0749
  • TechDIS (Technology for Disabilities Information Service)
    Aimed at enhancing access for those with learning difficulties and/or disabilities, to learning and teaching, research and administration across higher and further education through the use of information and communication technologies.

    TechDisThe Network Centre
    Innovation Close
    York Science Park
    York, YO10 5ZF
  • Women's Committee

    UK Disability Forum for European Affairs,
    Alexander House,
    85 Frampton Street,
    London NW8 8NQ
    Tel: 020 7725 4242
    History of SENDA
    Fax: 020 7725 4201
  • Skill
    The National Bureau for students with disabilities, promotes opportunities for young people/ adults with any kind of disability in post-16 education, training and employment across the UK.

    Skill: National Bureau for Students with Disabilities
    Head Office:
    Chapter House
    18-20 Crucifix Lane
    London SE1 3JW
    Telephone/ Minicom: 020 7450 0620
    Fax: 020 7450 0650
  • Shaw Trust

    Employment Opportunities
    123 Minories
    EC3N 1NT
    Tel: 020 7481 2727
    Fax: 020 7481 9797
    Minicom: 020 7481 2727