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Our Living Better Lives directory of services below lists local, regional and national organisations that can offer support and care for adults.

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  • Name
    Arcadea
    Description
    Arcadea is an organisation led by disabled people to promote equal opportunities for people with disabilities in the fields of art and culture.
  • Name
    Bisley Drive
    Location
    Bisley Drive
    Description
    A respite care home for people over 18 with a learning and physical disability.
  • Name
    Blesma, The Limbless Veterans
    Description
    Blesma, The Limbless Veterans helps all serving and ex-Service men and women who have lost limbs, or lost the use of limbs or eyes, to rebuild their lives by providing rehabilitation activities and welfare support.
  • Name
    British Red Cross
    Description
    The British Red Cross helps anyone, anywhere in the UK and around the world, get the support they need if crisis strikes.
  • Name
    Calvert Kielder
    Description
    Registered provider of adult respite care holidays.
  • Name
    Disability North
    Description
    Advice and services including equipment and adaptation services for older people and those with a disability.
  • Name
    Disability Rights
    Description
    Disability Rights is run by and for people with lived experience of disability or health conditions.
  • Name
    Disaway Trust
    Description
    The Disaway Trust is a registered charity that organises group holidays with physically disabled people.
  • Name
    Family Holiday Association
    Description
    Breaks for UK families struggling with issues such as disability, severe and sudden illness, bereavement, mental health issues and domestic violence.
  • Name
    First Call Healthcare
    Description
    Private care agency that offers clients individual private care packages tailored around their needs.
  • Name
    Holder House Garden
    Location
    Holder House CIC
    Description
    Community garden project supporting people with learning and physical disabilities, older people, schools and people experiencing mental ill health.
  • Name
    Mobility Equipment Hire Direct
    Description
    This company rents out mobility equipment that can be delivered to locations across the UK and selected holiday destinations worldwide.
  • Name
    Momentum Skills North East
    Description
    The organisation offers vocational rehabilitation services for people aged over 16 years with acquired brain injury or neurological conditions.
  • Name
    Motability Operations
    Description
    Motability scheme allowing people to exchange either their higher rate mobility component of disability living allowance or their war pensioners' mobility supplement to obtain a new car, powered wheelchair or scooter.
  • Name
    MS Society
    Description
    Advice, information and social activities for people who have multiple sclerosis.
  • Name
    Northeast Stairlift
    Description
    Specialists in stairlifts for sale, rent or removal, that can also install your equipment.
  • Name
    Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) and Giant Cell Arteritis (GCA) North East Support Groups
    Description
    We offer a support and information service for people diagnosed with PMR and /or GCA and their carers as they meet the challenge of managing a new lifestyle brought about by these conditions. The charity runs regular meetings for people with PMR and GCA in Gateshead and Middlesbrough so they can socialise and share information and advice.
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