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The hospital provides a specialist rehabilitation centre with high quality facilities, highly skilled nursing staff and experienced therapists. It is a centre of excellence in low-risk hip and knee replacement operations and a full range of outpatient and diagnostics is also provided for local patients.…
01388 455000
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The service will ensure that, in an emergency, the person you care for is safe and their care needs met by a nominated person of your choice (e.g. family members, friends or neighbours).
03300 882367
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Care & Repair provides property repairs and advice on Disabled Facilities Grants. Disabled Facilities Grants can also be provided to enable a disabled person to live more independently in their home. A means test is applied to assess an individual’s eligibility for grant assistance. The…
0300 0044444
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People who are hearing impaired, Deaf, visually impaired, Blind, or have problems with speaking, reading, writing, remembering or understanding may use different ways to communicate. Effective communication depends upon the complexity of the information being exchanged. There are many ways to provide equal access to…
This service is available to all patients EXEMPT from prescription charges that are registered with a GP surgery in NHS County Durham & NHS Darlington.  The service is only available for those minor ailment conditions as outlined below and is only available from pharmacies with an…
We provide Nightstop emergency accommodation, longer-term Supported Lodgings and advice and support. If you have a spare room and want to help young people, please call or email. We need volunteer hosts, drivers and advisers.
01642 249782
We provide relief from isolation in the elderly by visiting, providing social contact and Christian Fellowship (you do not have to have a faith to be accepeted by us).
07943 251357 (Monday to Friday 9am-5pm
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New guide from Disability Rights UK for young people thinking about studying in higher education starting September 2014. Dealing with common questions such as whether the college or university will be accessible, how to choose a course and what support will be available. Crucially this…
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As a higher education student living in England, you can apply for a Disabled Students’ Allowance (DSA) if you have a disability, including a: long-term health condition mental health condition specific learning difficulty, eg dyslexia You must meet the defination of disability under the Equality Act…
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Do you have an iPad or tablet device? Do you use it with a child or young person with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)?  Don't know which apps would be useful? You need the Durham SEND & Inclusion App Resource [external link] The interactive resource…
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