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Disability

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.

All disability organisations

Abbey Court Care Home

Abbey Court Care Home is primarily for people living with dementia.

Ability Net

Support for disabled people to get digital technology to meet their needs.

Access Solutions

A stairlift and mobility equipment supplier.

AccessAble

AccessAble (formerly DisabledGo) is here to take the chance out of going out. To give you the detailed information you need to work out if…

Accessible Services – Newcastle City Council

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

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

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.

Adult Learning Disability and Autism Team

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.

Advocacy Centre North

Support to get your voice heard.

Age UK England

Supports older people from age 55 onwards.