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Durham County Council

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Health and disability services


There are a range of care and support services available to support your disability or health needs. Find out more in this section.

Mental health

Get help to manage a range of mental health illnesses including dementia and Alzheimer's.

HIV

Get help from individuals and organisations who understand the social and emotional issues that can go along with an HIV diagnosis. 

Deaf, blind and partially sighted

If you're deaf, blind or have poor eyesight or hearing get help to lead an independent life.

Learning disabilities

Services to manage the needs of adults with learning disabilities.

Blue Badge disability parking scheme

If you have mobility problems, a Blue Badge parking permit will give you the right to park in disabled parking bays in town centres and car parks.

If you live in the county, visit our Locate - care and support in County Durham website to find social care and support services and information.