Disabled People

Organisations led by and organisations providing services and support to Disabled people, Deaf people and People with Learning Difficulties.  For services for people with mental health issues, please see under Health, Mental Health services.

31 Services found
  • Action for Blind People (formerly RNIB)

    Action for Blind People is a national charity with local reach. Our Exeter team has deep roots in the local community, which helps us to best meet the needs of our blind and partially sighted service...

    Suite 1,Chiltern House,2 Sigford Road,Exeter,EX2 8NL
    01392458060
    03031239999
    exeter@actionforblindpeople.org.uk
    http://actionforblindpeople.org.uk/support-and-information-page/local-action-teams/exeter/
    http://twitter.com/actionforblind
    http://www.facebook.com/actionforblindpeople
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  • Action on Hearing Loss (formerly RNID)

    If you need help with your hearing aids, our Hear to Help service may be able to help you!

    Our service is community based and our Community Support Officer and volunteers provide the...

    Unit 27, HQ Business Centre,237 Union Street,Plymouth,PL1 3HQ
    01752228657
    01752267925
    heartohelp.Devon&Cornwall@hearingloss.org.uk
    http://actiononhearingloss.org.uk
    http://twitter.com/actiononhearing
    http://www.facebook.com/actiononhearingloss
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  • Alzheimer’s Society

    Supporting people affected by dementia by providing:
    • Ongoing information and practical guidance to help you understand dementia, cope with day-to-day challenges and prepare for the future....

    Forde House,Harrier Way,Exeter,EX2 7HU
    03001232029
    devon@alzheimers.org.uk
    https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/
    https://twitter.com/alzheimerssoc
    https://www.facebook.com/alzheimerssocietyuk
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  • Aurora Boveridge College

    Aurora Boveridge College is an independent specialist residential and day provision, offering a range of academic and vocational courses for young people aged 16-25 with communication difficulties...

    Aurora Boveridge College,Cranborne,Wimborne,BH21 5RT
    01725551247
    http://the-aurora-group.com/boveridgecollege
    https://www.facebook.com/AuroraGroupUK/
    https://twitter.com/The_AuroraGroup
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  • Calvert Trust Exmoor

    Calvert Trust Exmoor is an accessible adventure centre enabling people of any age and ability to experience exciting, challenging and enjoyable activity holidays.
    The 5 star rated residential...

    Wistlandpound,Kentisbury,Barnstaple,EX31 4SJ
    01598 763221
    exmoor@calvert-trust.org.uk
    http://calvert-trust.org.uk/exmoor
    https://twitter.com/CalvertExmoor
    https://www.facebook.com/CalvertTrustExmoor/
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  • Countryside Mobility

    Countryside Mobility provides safe, enjoyable and easy access to the South West's countryside and visitor attractions for anyone who has difficulty walking. Our all terrain mobility scooters are...

    Living Options Devon,Units 3-4 Cranmere Court,Lustleigh Close,Matford Business Park,Exeter,EX2 8PW
    01392459222
    07958517919
    info@countrysidemobility.org
    http://countrysidemobility.org
    http://www.twitter.com/CMSouthWest
    http://www.facebook.com/CountrysideMobility/?fref=ts
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  • Deaf-led Services

    Deaf Led Services is a Deaf-led advocacy, peer support and information service giving Deaf people with British Sign Language better access to services. Projects include Children of Deaf Adults...

    Living Options Devon,Units 3-4 Cranmere Court,Lustleigh Close,Matford Business Park,Exeter,EX2 8PW
    01392459222
    07958517919
    info@livingoptions.org
    http://livingoptions.org/support-help/deaf-led-services
    http://www.twitter.com/Deafledservices
    http://www.facebook.com/Deaf-Led-Services-Devon-146148092112044/?fref=ts
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  • Devon County Council – Help to stay living at home

    Help and advice on adaptations to help people stay living in their own homes, including small works, and advice on stair lifts and adapting bathrooms, kitchens etc.

    Living Options Devon,Units 3-4 Cranmere Court,Lustleigh Close,Matford Business Park,Exeter,EX2 8PW
    0345 1551 007
    csc.caredirect@devon.gov.uk
    https://new.devon.gov.uk/adultsocialcareandhealth/help-to-stay-living-at-home
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  • Devon Disability Network

    Empowering people with physical and / or sensory disabilities and Deaf people (who use British Sign language as their preferred means of communicating) to have a voice in raising issues that affect...

    Living Options Devon,Ground Floor,,Unit 3-4 Cranmere Court,Lustleigh Close,Exeter,EX2 8PW
    01392459222
    07958517919
    info@livingoptions.org
    http://www.livingoptions.org/support-help/devon-disability-network
    http://twitter.com/LivingOptions
    http://facebook.com/Devon-Disability-Network-145889918762517/
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  • Devon in Sight

    Devon in Sight is a local charity providing practical help and advice to people affected by sight loss, to maximise their independence, wellbeing and choice.

    Our Resource Centres offer...

    Station House,Topsham,Exeter,EX3 0EN
    01392876666
    01392878800
    enquiries@devoninsight.org.uk
    http://devoninsight.org.uk
    http://www.twitter.com/devoninsight
    http://www.facebook.com/devoninsight/
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  • Devon Information Advice and Support (DIAS)

    We offer legally based and easily accessible impartial information and advice to support children and young people aged 0-25 years with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and their...

    Devon Information Advice and Support,Great Moor House,Bittern Road,Sowton,Exeter,EX2 7NL
    01392 383080
    devonias@devon.gov.uk
    https://www.devonias.org.uk
    https://www.facebook.com/DevonInformationAdviceSupport
    https://twitter.com/DIASforSEND
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  • Devon Link Up

    Devon Link Up is a service user led charity for people with learning disabilities living in Devon.
    Devon Link Up aims to give people access to an independent organisation where they can have a...

    Devon Link Up,The Beehive,Dowell Street,Honiton,EX14 1LZ
    07808 053992
    Jomdlup@gmail.com
    http://devonlink-up.org
    https://twitter.com/DevonLinkUp
    https://www.facebook.com/people/Devon-Link-Up/100009676356359
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  • Devon People First

    People with Learning Disabilities Speaking Up For Ourselves.
    We are an organisation run and controlled by people with learning difficulties.
    We work in Mid Devon, North Devon, Torridge...

    Sunningmead,Lazenby Road,Tiverton,EX16 4AH
    01884251769
    01271328440
    office@involve-middevon.org.uk
    http://devonpeoplefirst.org.uk
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  • Devon SEND Local Offer

    The provision of education, health and social care services and support for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) from birth to age 25. Phone 01392 383000...

    County Hall,Topsham Road,Exeter,EX2 4QD
    01392 383000
    sendlocaloffer@devon.gov.uk
    http://new.devon.gov.uk/send
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  • Disabled people and Carers – benefits and entitlements

    Information about benefits and entitlements for Disabled people and...

    County Hall,Topsham Road,Exeter,EX2 4QDNational Service,
    0800882200
    http://gov.uk/browse/benefits
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  • Haven Advocacy

    Advocacy is helping people to say what they want, understand their rights and get the information and services they need. Haven advocacy can support people in any of these circumstances: have...

    Living Options Devon,Units 3-4 Cranmere Court,Lustleigh Close,Matford Business Park,Exeter,EX2 8PW
    01392459222
    07958517919
    havenadvocacy@livingoptions.org
    http://livingoptions.org/support-help/haven-advocacy-0
    http://www.twitter.com/LivingOptions
    http://www.facebook.com/livingoptionsdevon
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  • Heritage Ability – Living Options

    Heritage Ability is a three-year project designed to support heritage sites to become more accessible. It is delivered by Living Options Devon and operates across the...

    3-4, Cranmere Court,Lustleigh Close,Matford Business Park,Exeter,EX2 8PW
    01392459222
    heritageability@livingoptions.org
    http://livingoptions.org/support-help/heritage-ability
    http://twitter.com/HeritageAbility
    http://www.facebook.com/heritageabilitysw/?fref=ts
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  • Living Options

    A user-led organisation which works to ensure that people with disabilities and Deaf people (for whom British SIgn Language is their first or preferred language) can live the life they chose. Runs...

    3-4 Cranmere Court,Matford Business Park,Exeter,EX2 8PW
    01392459222
    07958517919
    info@livingoptions.org
    http://livingoptions.org
    https://www.facebook.com/livingoptionsdevon/
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  • Many Directions – Wolf and Water Arts Company

    Many Directions is a groups of adults with Learning Difficulties, set up in 2000. The idea is to give people the opportunity to meet up, have fun, develop social confidence, rehearsal for life...

    Wolf and Water Arts Company,The Plough Arts Centre,9-11 Fore Street,Great Torrington,EX38 8HQ
    01805 938147
    07787 711292
    office@wolfandwater.org
    http://wolfandwater.org
    https://twitter.com/wolfandwater
    https://www.facebook.com/wolfandwater
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  • Mid Devon Alliance for Special Children (MASC)

    We are a local charity providing an activity club and support to young people between the ages of 11-25 whilst offering respite to families and carers. Our fantastic mix of staff and volunteers...

    Mid Devon Alliance for Special Children (MASC),Petroc,Bolham Road,Devon,Tiverton,EX16 6SH
    07523995867
    masc2@tiscali.co.uk
    http://masctiverton.org
    http://www.instagram.com/tivertonmasc/
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  • Mid Devon Messenger – Talking Newspaper

    A talking newspaper for visually impaired people. Do you, or someone you know, have difficulty reading the newspaper? The Mid Devon Messenger can help keep you up to date.

    Totally...

    Mid Devon Alliance for Special Children (MASC),Petroc,Bolham Road,Devon,Tiverton,EX16 6SH
    01884 855464
    helen.muir2012@gmail.com
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  • North Devon and Torridge Disability Access Forum

    NDTDAF is administered by Devon Access to Services Project. It aims to provide people with disabilities in North Devon and Torridge with a collective voice, and to identify barriers to accessing...

    Devon Access to Services Project,C/O NDVS Ltd,Suite 206, Queens House,Queens Street,Barnstaple,EX32 6HJ
    01271859261
    jo@ndvs.org.uk
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  • North Devon Forum for Autistic Spectrum Conditions and ADHD

    Parent/carer led support group since 1992 concerned with children and adults on the autistic spectrum now incorporating ADHD to offer informal support to parents, carers and people with ASC/ADHD. We...

    Devon Access to Services Project,C/O NDVS Ltd,Suite 206, Queens House,Queens Street,Barnstaple,EX32 6HJBideford,
    07923 481332
    info@ndfautism.co.uk
    http://ndfautism.co.uk/
    http://facebook.com/groups/ndfarb%20
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  • Online Today – Action for blind people

    Supporting people with sensory loss to get online and feel confident using technology in their everyday...

    RNIB,
    03031239999
    onlinetoday@rnib.org.uk
    http://rnib.org.uk/onlinetoday
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  • PLUSS

    Supporting people with physical disabilities, mental health issues, drug and alcohol problems etc into employment.
    With offices in Exeter, Barnstaple and Kingsteignton.

    RNIB,Exeter,
    0800 334 5525
    employment.bureau@pluss.org.uk
    http://www.pluss.org.uk/
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  • Remap

    Remap is a national charity working through local groups of skilled volunteers to help disabled people achieve independence and a better quality of life. We do this by designing and tailor making...

    D9 Chaucer Business Park,Kemsing,Sevenoaks,TN15 6YU
    01732760209
    data@remap.org.uk
    http://remap.org.uk
    http://twitter.com/RemapUK
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  • See Hear Centre

    The See Hear Centre provides information, advice, demonstrations of equipment and a ‘try before you buy’ loan scheme, they also have second hand equipment for sale. The Centre also runs the See...

    See Hear Centre,19a Alexandra Road,Barnstaple,EX32 8BA
    01271373236
    07831515809
    seehearnd@livingoptions.org
    http://livingoptions.org/support-help/see-hear-centre
    http://www.twitter.com/seehearnd
    http://www.facebook.com/seehearnd
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  • Step One

    We provide responsive pragmatic support that enables people with disabilities, people with Learning Difficulties and people with mental health conditions to fulfil their potential in the community...

    Beaufort House,51 New North Road,Exeter,EX4 4EP
    01392 255428
    info@steponecharity.co.uk
    http://www.steponecharity.co.uk
    https://twitter.com/steponecharity
    https://www.facebook.com/StepOnecharity/
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  • Stroke Association

    The Stroke Association is the leading charity in the UK changing the world for people affected by stroke. Our support services have helped hundreds of thousands of people get through one of the most...

    Forde House,Harrier Way,Exeter,EX2 7HU
    01392447361
    01392447362
    devon@stroke.org.uk
    http://stroke.org.uk
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  • Totnes Caring – Volunteers

    We have a dedicated team of volunteers supporting older and vulnerable people with transport to medical appointments, befriending, shopping. Volunteer with us to help people within your community to...

    The Loft,Totnes Community Hospital,Coronation Road,Coronation Road,Totnes,TQ9 5GH
    01803865684
    info@totnescaring.org.uk
    http://totnescaring.org.uk
    http://www.twitter.com/TotnesCaring
    http://www.facebook.com/totnes.caring
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  • Welfare Reforms Project

    Living Options Devon and the Citizens Advice Bureau are working together to offer help, advice and training for Disabled and Deaf people to manage benefits, seek work, budget or get online. The...

    Living Options Devon,Units 3-4 Cranmere Court,Lustleigh Close,Matford Business Park,Exeter,EX2 8PW
    01392459222
    07958517919
    steven.aughton@livingoptions.org
    http://livingoptions.org/support-help/welfare-reforms-project
    http://www.twitter.com/LivingOptions
    http://www.facebook.com/livingoptionsdevon
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