If you have difficulty with everyday tasks like getting in and out of bed, washing, dressing or moving around there is a huge range of equipment and electronic gadgets available to help
Care and Health
Listed below are the main sections and some additional relevant websites which we hope will help you get to the right place quicker. You can also visit the Care and Health website which has additional information and guidance.
Information and support for providers of adult care and health services in Devon
An outline of our Vision, our planning to achieve this Vision and our progress in achieving these aims...
Having an assessment and getting social care support
Helping adults find care and support
Services and benefits if you are looking after someone
Transport options for people with disabilities, people on low incomes and people living in isolated areas
Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice on staying healthy and well, changes to Devon County Council services, education and support for communities, employers and employees.
Information about direct payments for adults
Information on direct payments for children
Helping people with a disability find support to stay healthy, happy and independent
Information on Education, Care and Health Plans (formerly Statements of Special Educational Needs)
If you are finding it difficult to travel there are a range of options to help you
Devon County Council and the NHS work together to improve the health of people in Devon and make sure everyone across the county has equal access to health services
We want to help people stay living safely at home for as long as possible. If you’re struggling with any areas of living independently, there are a range of solutions to help you
Housing and residential options if you can't live at home
Keeping safe and protecting vulnerable adults
an easy read website for people with learning disabilities in Devon
Understanding support for people who might need help to make decisions
Helping people with mental health needs to find support
Charges and payment options for home and residential care
Find our policies and procedures, and further links to the guidance and legal requirements which govern how we work
Helping businesses to attract, recruit and retain dedicated and skilled people with a disability
ROVI's (Rehabilitation Officer Visual Impairment) work with people who have significant visual impairment
ROVIC's (Rehabilitation Officers for Visually Impaired Children) work with children with significant visual impairments
The Devon Safeguarding Adults Partnership website includes information on safeguarding vulnerable adults from abuse and the work of Devon’s Safeguarding Adults Board.
School Nurses provide information and support to school-aged children and their families who live in Devon or attend a Devon school
Details of the social care services provided by Devon County Council including CQC rating and report
Working together to make a difference in your community