Places for People – Right Direction Independent Living Support Services

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The Right Direction service supports those living with sensory and/or physical disability who can live independently but who need some assistance to manage a tenancy. 

Description of service and support

We develop a support plan that is tailored to your specific needs; support is delivered through weekly drop-in sessions, 1-2-1 support sessions, group activities and workshops and interventions including the possible use of peers and volunteers.

We can help with:
- Finding a different home
- Setting up a home (eg gas, electric & water)
- Budget planning, managing money
- Dealing with debt including rent arrears
- Accessing specialist services (eg medical, counsellors etc)
- Filling in forms, claiming benefits
- Access to education, training & employment
- Support in adapting your home
- Support with medication management
- Support in accessing immigration services
- Managing disclosure and stigma
- Managing the implications of diagnosis

Service Opening Hours

Monday 09.00-17.00 
Tuesday  09.00-17.00 
Wednesday  09.00-17.00 
Thursday 09.00-17.00 
Friday 09.00-17.00 

Office Opening Hours

Monday  09.00-17.00 
Tuesday  09.00-17.00 
Wednesday  09.00-17.00 
Thursday  09.00-17.00 
Friday 09.00-17.00 

Mellors Lodge
Robin Hood Chase
St Anns

Post code: NG3 4EY
Telephone: 0115 958 7713
Fax: 0115 9419514
Client group: Citizens over the age of 16 who have a visual impairment, are Deaf or Deafened, have a physical impairment or are living with HIV who live in the City of Nottingham.
Referral: Citizens can self-refer or be referred by agencies to us. Telephone 0115 958 7713, email us at either or fax us on 0115 9419514
Public transport: Our Mellors Lodge office is on a bus route.