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Many UK charities or trusts provide grants for the disabled, each with their own criteria for providing funds. Do you have a Disability? Are you a parent or carer of a Disabled child or adult?
Disabled Facilities Grants (DFGs) of up to £30,000 are available for work that's needed to help a disabled person live more independently in their own home. The grants are available to both home owners and private tenants in West Berkshire. Applying for a grant Before you can apply for a Disabled…
Specially selected dogs are trained to assist people with disabilities to carry out tasks they find difficult to do by themselves. The dogs are trained to suit the individual needs of the person, giving independence and companionship. Assistance dogs can be trained to work for…
Services we provide Assistance with personal care Assistance with shopping Assistance with domestic chores Assistance with learning new skills Assistance with managing moods, emotions and behaviours Assistance with meal preparation and managing a healthy lifestyle Assistance with accessing social and recreational activities Assistance in taking…
Kingwood is a provider of specialist services for people with autism and Asperger's. Some of the people supported live in their own homes, some live with family members whilst others prefer to live in shared accommodation. Whichever option is chosen, The Kingwood Trust aim is…
A regular and convenient grocery shopping service If you find it difficult to do your shopping then EASY SHOP could be the answer; it's convenient, reliable and easy. Our dedicated assistants will help you with your order and arrange delivery, from the supermarket of your choice, direct to your home…
Educafe is the official home of DECSA (Diverse Ethnic Communities Support Agency, West Berkshire). We are currently addressing the need for English language support courses for diverse ethnic communities in West Berkshire to enable them to access public services, and to improve employability and work…
WHO IS IT FOR? Non-native speakers with low-level English language and literacy skills who would like to improve these to start or return to work, volunteer, reconnect with learning and/or further training.
Eight Bells Community Strength is a community-based service to prevent and reduce social isolation and improve mental health and well being. We will help and support residents to become part of their local community through community activities, by making new friends and support networks. We…
For live updates regarding any power cuts in your area.
Skills for Care has developed a toolkit to support people to employ their own personal assistants. This toolkit will help guide you through the process of employing a personal assistant, what to do when they are working for you as well as helping you to…
Let's Talk operates a number of schemes that support those struggling with household energy debt. You will need to choose the company you want to find out more information from.
NRS urgently require specific pieces of equipment now due to COVID-19 as they can be recycled and reused: beds, mattresses, hoists and commodes. PLEASE NOTE: If you have other equipment to return, please keep hold of it and contact NRS after the COVID-19 virus. To…
Sales of mobility scooters, adjustable beds, rise and recline chairs, walking aids, stairlifts and daily living aids. Servicing of mobility scooters also carried out. Please make contact for a free, no obligation, demonstration in the comfort of your own home.
deafPLUS is supported by Connevans Limited. View the full range of specialist equipment, advice and information also provided.
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Chiropody and nail services are regularly available twice a month and are held on Tuesdays or Fridays. Please call to book an appointment 01635 41294 or 01635 40488
Falls can have serious consequences for older adults, particularly if they live alone and may be unable to get help if they trip or fall. A fall alarm can provide peace of mind that help is available in an emergency and give customers the reassurance…
A GP referral is required for attendance at this clinic.