Learning Disability

Below are some sites that may be of particular interest to people who have a learning disability, or their family/carers. For more information please contact the organisations, or speak to the Social Prescriber Link Worker to discuss getting the right support.

Adult Social Care and Health

Durham County Council site, visit for information about care and support, direct payments, and accommodation.

Cheesy Waffles Project CIO

The Cheesy Waffles Project accepts new registration from young people age 7 – 25 years.  Although our project is predominantly for young people with learning disabilities it is not exclusive to and everyone is welcome.

We run several regular clubs during term time and offer activities during weekends and school holidays.

Bridge Creative

Offer Creative Placements for vulnerable young adults, including adults with learning disabilities, supporting people in training, volunteering and employment opportunities in the creative and event industries.

Last modified: December 23, 2020