Living Options Devon is running a new project to tackle loneliness and isolation amongst the South West’s disabled and Deaf community
Funded by the Big Lottery for 5 years, Living Options Devon is running a new Time to Talk service aiming to reduce loneliness and isolation and improve wellbeing for people with a disability or who are deaf across Devon.
There is a free dedicated telephone service with a team of volunteers offering peer support, signposting and referrals (see below for opening hours).
For Deaf people who use British Sign Language (BSL) there is a free webcam service provided by people who are fluent in BSL. Chat & Share groups and a disabled Life Coach will offer face-to-face support.
The service is available Tuesday - Thursday 11 am - 5 pm
- Free telephone support service
- Free support service for Deaf people using webcam, FaceTime & Skype
- Free training
- Chat & share groups throughout Devon
- Life coaching
- Volunteering opportunities
- BSL Counselling