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Coping With Emergencies in Harrogate and Craven
Extract of PDF text: 1 CWE(HC) 1.18 Coping with emergencies What would happen if YOU were involved in an unforeseen emergency? Have you made plans for coping in a crisis? Most carers have an additional worry about their own involvement in an emergency situation. You may be caught up in traffic or, more seriously,…
RADAR National Key Scheme in Harrogate
Extract of PDF text: 1 RAD(H) 11.18 RADAR National Key Scheme (Harrogate areas) The RADAR National Key Scheme (NKS) offers independent access for disabled people to over 9,000 locked public toilets across the UK. Keys cost £4.50 including postage from Disability Rights UK. Disability Rights UK, Tel: 0203 687 0790 www.disabilityrightsuk.org/shop/official-and-only-genuine-radar-key You may be…
Support for Parent Carers in Harrogate
Extract of PDF text: 1 SPC(H) 11.18 Support for parent carers in the Harrogate, Knaresborough and Ripon areas This factsheet lists local groups and contacts offering support to parents and carers of a child or young person with special educational needs and/or a disability (SEND). Please check the exact dates and times of activities…
Wheelchair Loan in Harrogate
Extract of PDF text: 1 WL (H) 11.18 Wheelchair loan/hire in the Harrogate area When someone needs a wheelchair because of illness or disability, it can be difficult to know where to find appropriate help. People with serious long-term conditions are entitled to a wheelchair, provided free of charge by the National Health Service…