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Living Well Learning Disability Support Officer Our Living Well Learning Disability Support Officer will be able to visit you face to face in your own home, to identify what is important to you.

Offering you choice and support to maintain your independence and improve your wellbeing.

Working with you and others involved to create an action plan to help you support any challenges you may be facing.

We can help you with:

  • Building your confidence
  • Offer emotional support
  • Home safety
  • Free impartial information
  • Housing concerns
  • Challenges personal to you

We also offer support across a range of areas including:

  • Support people to access new opportunities
  • Help building social networks
  • Look at a range of accommodation options, including options for those who are currently in residential care
  • Encouragement and support planning for the future
  • Organising low level home adaptations
  • Link with other organisations and signpost if appropriate
  • Emotional support for family and carers
  • Advice on welfare and benefits

To find out more or to make a referral:

Please call (01983) 525282 and ask for the Living Well Team, they will put you in touch with the most appropriate service for your needs.

Or email: living.well.team@ageukiw.org.uk

The Living Well Learning Disability Support Service is run by The Way Forward Programme.

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The Way Forward Registered Charity Number. 1007947

The Living Well approach is funded through the Isle of Wight Council’s Improved Better Care Fund.

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