Deaf & Deafblind Community

One to One Support

JDA Support Workers; Janine, Janet and Lisa

Support Services

For the signing community we offer practical and emotional support and advocacy on a one-to-one basis, helping you to live independently.  At JDA you will find a skilled Support Worker you can trust, who will offer access to clear information, communication support, interpreting, transport and befriending.

Our approachable, friendly and highly skilled support workers are here to help.

See below for a list of what we can help you with and book an appointment today: Our opening hours are Monday – Thursday 9.30 am – 5 pm.

Health

  • Arranging interpreters for medical appointments.
  • Accompaniment and transport to hospital, GP, optician, dental, chiropody appointments.
  • In hospital: visiting, communicating with medical staff and keeping family in touch.
  • Monitoring of medication, treatment and dietary regimes.
  • Organising nurses or care at home.

General

  • Help with financial and legal matters and other official paperwork.
  • Phone calls, appointments, dealing with utilities companies.
  • Shopping and nutritional advice.
  • Help with keeping you safe at home and elsewhere.
  • Arranging transport.
  • Wills and Power of Attorney.

Venue

JDA, Julius Newman House, Woodside Park Road, North Finchley, London, N12 8RP

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Contact

There are currently no events for this service

Please see our full events listing or contact us 

Please note that on the following dates JDA will be closed

Due to the Bank Holiday and the Jewish festival of Shavuot, JDA will be closed on Monday 29th May, Wednesday 31st May and Thursday 1st June. Please note, the Hear to Help service, run by Action on Hearing Loss, will still be taking place on Thursday 1st June between 10am and 12pm.