Welcome to the Disabilities section.
Aids and appliances for people with a physical impairment The Occupational Therapy Service at Overdale stock a range of appliances and equipment for people with physical impairment following assessment and prescription by an Occupational Therapist, the equipment is provided on loan. Collection and delivery service is available. Informal advice can be given about the range […]
REMAP Great Britain A voluntary organisation that makes aids where no commercially produced aid exists. Provides approximately 2,600 one-off items of equipment each year free of charge. Remap D9 Chaucer Business Park Kemsing Sevenoaks Kent, TN15 6YU Tel: +441732 760209 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Family Nursing and Home Care For the price of membership to Family Nursing and […]
Friendship Club The principal aim of the Friendship Club is to provide a social evening for people with learning disabilities. The activities that are available are craftwork including sewing, knitting, embroidery, artwork, board games and indoor bowls and pool. There is a coffee bar and a friendly team who help with the crafts, join in […]
Social Worker support Practical support and counselling are available from the Adult Social Work Team at Overdale, West Mount, St Helier. Tel: +441534443500 Access to public buildings From January 1997 all new buildings used by the public have to have easy access for people with disabilities. Planning guidelines There must be wheelchair access in the […]
Permanent residential opportunities for adults with learning disabilities Les Amis is a Jersey based Charity which is associated with Jersey Mencap. Their main objective is to offer care and support in residential settings to adults with learning difficulties.Our philosophy is to offer homely environments where people feel free to express themselves and make real choices […]