Our respite services are for men and women, over the age of 18, who are deaf, deafblind or have a hearing loss with additional (and sometimes complex) support needs. These include learning and physical disabilities, mental ill-health, autistic-spectrum disorders, emotional low confidence, increased needs due to age or changes in personal circumstances, and behaviour that could be described as 'challenging'.
These planned and short-term services can provide a valuable break to a person's regular carers, as well as offering a change of scenery to the individual, and a chance to meet new people.
Respite opportunities are limited, depending on where we have vacancies in our care homes.
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If you would like to talk about whether our respite services might benefit you, or someone you know, please contact us