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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

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.

Age UK England

Supports older people from age 55 onwards.

Alan Shearer Centre

Specialist facility for children with disabilities, learning disabilities and autism.


Allanda are a company who specialise in incontinence. Their website offers advice and information on incontinence and bladder weakness to help you manage your…

Alopecia UK

Support for people with alopecia.

Alzheimer’s Society National Dementia Helpline

The National Dementia Helpline provides information, advice, and support through listening, guidance and appropriate signposting to anyone affected by dementia

APM Cleaning and Repair Ltd

Cleaning, carpet and laundry services.

Ashdown Care Homes

Independent supported living for people with learning disabilities and autism.

Be Caring (Newcastle Homecare Associates)

Be Caring is a home care agency for  people over 65 years or people over 18 with specific needs.

Becoming Visible – in the heart of the Deaf Community

Becoming Visible is a Deaf organisation. They provide solutions in British Sign Language:- Interpreters, Translation, Training, Events.