Choosing the right service or product can be confusing. There are many organisations that can help when buying services and help you if things go wrong. As a consumer you have legal rights that protect you. If you are unhappy you are entitled to complain.
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To connect to the internet you need a telephone line and to pay for a broadband connection. You can also access WiFi.
A learning disability is a life-long condition. It affects a person’s ability to communicate or to do everyday things. People with a learning disability find it harder than others to learn, understand and communicate.
are a good way to keep in touch. They can be used to make phone calls, send text messages photos and emails and lots more.
Ways to save money at Christmas, help the environment or a good cause.
The system for paying for care can be quite complicated. The amount you pay depends upon your circumstances.
There are a number of ways of paying for goods and services in shops, on line or by post.
Your personal budget is the sum of money that Newcastle City Council allocates for your care and support. As a result of your personal budget, a support plan should be put in place.
information about the range of postal services available in the UK
Home security is the best way to reduce your chances of being burgled. Some basic tips are listed in this section. Many of them are common sense, but they could make all the difference to the safety of your home.
A few simple precautions will keep you safe while you are online.