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, dentistry, 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 utility 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 

Yes, you can read lips and smiles while wearing a facemask!

Technomask’s lightweight, transparent masks are washable and re-usable. 

You can buy them online for £16.50 at technomask.ch/shop Please use discount code JDA!

JDA also has disposable masks on sale at £4 each – minimum order 3 masks. 

To order yours, call Gabbie on 020 8446 0214 or email andrew@jdeaf.org.uk

You can find JDA's response to COVID-19 here