Disability

Services for Deaf & Hard of Hearing People
A specialist service for Deaf and hard of hearing people including people who have some experience of mental health services.
Category:
Disability
Contact:
servicesfordeafpeople@leics.gov.uk
0116 3059395
Personality Disorder Service
Provides a wide range of group-based therapies for people with a diagnosis of personality disorder. The range of therapies varies from psychodynamic to cognitive behavioural approaches, and include a 5-day therapeutic community, a twice-weekly women-only therapy programme, problem solving groups, psycho-education groups, art psychotherapy, out-patient group psychotherapy, therapy through activity and various preparation for therapy [...]
Category:
Disability
Contact:
0116 2256800
Parent Partnership Service
Gives confidential, impartial help and support to parents and carers who have children aged 0-19 years who need extra help with pre-school or school education. This might be because the child or young person is disabled has a learning difficulty has an emotional or behavioural difficulty or finds it more difficult to learn.
Category:
Disability
Contact:
Nayna
nayna@valonline.org.uk
0116 2575027
Parent Participation
A network for parents of disabled children
Category:
Disability
Contact:
Kirsty Baylis
Baylis.Kirsty@menphys.org.uk
0116 288 5353
MOSAIC
Services for disabled people and/or their carers, including an information helpline for appointments, fact sheets and newsletter. Leisure activities include: narrow boat and sailing dinghies. Also provides services to young people aged 16-30.
Category:
Disability
Contact:
Barbara Howard
director@mosaic1898.co.uk
0116 2318720
Leicestershire Centre for Integrated Living ( LCIL)
An organisation of disabled people for disabled people. Aims to benefit disabled people by promoting services that facilitate independence in daily living and full integration into society with active participation. Their work involves a varity of projects, training and provision of information. The Social Model of Disability is the basis of the work – disability [...]
Category:
Disability
Contact:
Stephen Cooper
ceo@lcil.org.uk
0116 222 5005
Leicestershire Centre for Integrated Living ( LCIL)
An organisation of disabled people for disabled people. Aims to benefit disabled people by promoting services that facilitate independence in daily living and full integration into society with active participation. Their work involves a varity of projects, training and provision of information. The Social Model of Disability is the basis of the work – disability [...]
Category:
Disability
Contact:
Stephen Cooper
ceo@lcil.org.uk
0116 2225005
Aspiro
A social enterprise working with adults who have alived experience of mental ill health or a learning disability, offering end-to-end employment support including: information, advice and guidance about learning and work. Provides LEO employment outreach service in the county on a fortnightly basis through employment clinics, working with service users, employers, community organisations and mental [...]
Category:
Disability
Contact:
Peter Smith
peter.smith@aspiro.org.uk
07795 997058
Adults Advocacy Service (LCPT)
Provides support for adults (aged over 18 years) who are vulnerable or have complex needs, and who use – or are seeking/being assessed for – social care services. This service will support eligible adults who are ordinarily resident in Leicestershire, or are caring for someone living in Leicestershire.
Category:
Disability
Contact:
info@lcp-trust.org.uk
0116 2229522
Accept Mental Health Trust
ACCEPT is an evolving Christian charity whose vision is to bring hope to people experiencing mental health problems. Their work includes facilitating support networks and raising awareness of mental health issues within schools and churches
Category:
Disability
Contact:
Mr Aidan Lucas
aidan@accept-mht.com
01455 234245