The Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team

Welcome to the The Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team (DAST) Resource Page.

DAST gives Wast Midlands wide support for sufferers of asbestos diseases such as:



Lung Cancer

Pleural Thickening

Here you will find everything you need to know about the The Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team including forthcoming meetings and events as well as a link to the DAST website.

DAST are a registered charity and we do not ask for any payment from those who need our services. In order to keep this service running we ask for the support of all those who sympathise with the aims of our work.

Find out more at:

We are currently in the process of decorating the DAST Spire Tree. The tree commemorates the many hundreds of people who have died of asbestos related diseases and will be on display in the Chesterfield Crooked Spire church and also on display in the Spot Derby.

Forthcoming events:

The ”beware of asbestos” coffin. On display on main road Morton near Clay Coss Derbyshire

More information later.

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