DAST PostChat

Thanks to a grant from Royal London, DAST can now enhance our Bereavement Service with a new penfriend scheme. If you don’t feel like meeting or talking about your experiences, but would feel comfortable writing them down, then we will try to match you with someone else in a similar situation. Ask us for an […]

Posted: 13th October 2017

DAST Carers’ Event

Are you caring for someone with an asbestos disease? We are holding our first event for carers only. We will be talking about your rights and about protecting your own health and wellbeing. You will be able to meet others in the same position and talk openly about your concerns. Friday 20th October 10.30am – […]

Posted: 13th October 2017

Walk a Mile for Mesothelioma Month

Sponsored walks to raise awareness of asbestos and Mesothelioma. Get together with friends and family and organise a one mile walk around your local park. Collect sponsors and tell local newspapers why you are doing it. Your story helps to raise awareness of asbestos and Mesothelioma.Alternatively join us on one of the DAST organised walks: […]

Posted: 30th August 2017

Advice Open Day on 9th October

Have you been informed that you have a condition caused by asbestos? Drop in at our Information and Advice Open Day and find out what support is available to you.Monday 9th October 2017 – 11am to 2pm St Peter’s Church, St Peter’s Street, Derby, DE1 1SN Free Tea, Coffee and biscuits.Asbestos-related conditions include: Mesothelioma, Asbestosis, […]

Posted: 28th August 2017