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We are a group started in Portishead in September 2019 initially on a fortnightly basis, for those carers that are supporting the wellbeing and mental health of young people. The group will offer a friendly, welcoming space where we can support each other by sharing…
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Motability is the UK's leading car scheme for disabled people, it provides nearly two million cars, powered wheelchairs and scooters to help disabled people and their families to lead fuller lives. The Scheme is open to anyone who receives one of the following benefits, and has…
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Our Equipment & Demonstration Centre at Motex in Weston super Mare opened in December 2013. The centre is closed on a Monday, you can visit on Tuesday to Friday, from 10am-4pm to see and try equipment. The Centre showcase various bathing displays, shower units, raised-level kitchens,…
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The Multi-Agency Support Team - MAST is funded by a partnership between the Local Authority and Health Services in North Somerset. The aim is to provide a service, in partnership with other professionals, for children and young people with severe learning difficulties/disabilities and challenging behaviour who live…
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The Muscular Dystrophy campaign is dedicated to improving lives of more than 70,000 babies, children and adults who are affected by muscle disease. Muscular Dystrophy UK is the charity for the 70,000 people living with muscle-wasting conditions in the UK. We bring together people affected by more…
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Nailsea Disability Initiative offers a free, confidential information and advice service on all issues relating to disability, including assistance with benefit applications, infomation and advice about goods and services that are avaliable to assist with disability. We are located at 10 Crown Glass Place Nailsea and…
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NAS North Somerset Group offers support to parents of children or adults who have an autism spectrum condition (ASC). This is in the form of support group meetings held once a month in Portishead. Please email for dates and further information.
The National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS) campaign to bring down barriers faced by deaf children and young people through the following services: Newborn hearing screening Grants and equipment Listening bus Family officers Events
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Over 1,000 tips from people with first-hand experience of learning disability. Brushing teeth, challenging behaviour, bed-wetting, constipation ... there's a tip for that!Netbuddy is an award-winning site for swapping practical tips and information on all aspects of supporting people with learning disabilities.
North Somerset autism support group hold a coffee morning from 10am - 12 at St.Barnabas, Portishead on the 2nd Thursday of the month. Contact details are : Leanne 07766 797 613 Sarah 07823 554 211 Kathryn email@example.com