Discover more about local services and support for disabled people. If you have a physical or mental impairment that has a ‘substantial’ and ‘long-term’ negative effect on your ability to do normal daily activities you are classed as disabled. Find out more about your rights.
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A Time 2 Talk offers counselling to support individuals who are facing the impact of life changing events.
Abbey Court Care Home is primarily for people living with dementia.
Support for disabled people to get digital technology to meet their needs.
A stairlift and mobility equipment supplier.
Information about how accessible a public place is.
Newcastle City Council’s Equality and Diversity team. Blind or visually impaired people can request a RNIB fob to help navigate around Newcastle.
Action for Blind People is a national charity with local reach, providing practical help and support to blind and partially sighted people of all…
Action on Hearing Loss provide a free helpline and a range of online information and advice on issues relating to hearing loss and ear conditions.
Support Groups for adults affected by AD/HD.
The Learning Disabilities and Autism Team is part of Newcastle Adult Services. They are made up of social workers and two floating Support Workers. They help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism and their carers.