Learning disability

If you have a learning disability and live in Nottinghamshire there is a variety of support available from individuals and local organisations. 

How to get support?

If you think you need social care support, start by looking at our Nottinghamshire Help Yourself website. Here you will find information and advice about support for adults with a learning disability, as well as search for local organisations that can provide care services. 

The Learning Disability Partnership Board being people together to make services better. 

Our Community Learning Disability Teams provide specialist assessment, advice, treatment and support services for adults with a learning disability and their carers. We have an easy read factsheet about their services.

Our Promoting Independence Workers can help you to become more independent by supporting you to develop daily living skills, use public transport or take part in activities to meet your needs. The aim is to improve your confidence and skills so you can eventually achieve these things without support.

If you think you need care and support from us visit our care and support in Nottinghamshire page for more information. You will need to have a care and support assessment to find out if you are eligible for care and what type of support we can provide. 

How to find work

Our iwork team can support people with a learning disability to find employment.

Residential care

If your needs are greater, and if you are eligible, you may need to consider residential care. Our Care and Support Directory has a full list of care homes for younger adults.

We also run our own residential care home for adults with learning disabilities called Church Street.

Find out more

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