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Learning Disability Devon Designed by people with a learning disability for people with a learning disability

Getting the right support

  • People with disabilities have told us they want to be as independent as possible and to be supported by their family and friends to live life in their community.

  • But there may be times when you need more  help and support.

  • Devon County Council aim to make sure the right support is there for you when you need it.

  • Support that helps you become and stay as independent as possible in your community.

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    This may be by giving short term support to help you remain independent or helping you to find out about support that is available in your community.

  • Helping you to live more independently in a home of your own or by helping you find opportunities to learn or get a job.

  • You may need more help about the support you need.

  • You, a family member or friend can telephone Care Direct on          0345 1551 007  to talk about getting help and support.

  • They can be sent an email to

    csc.caredirect@devon.gov.uk