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Hi, my name is aldcroft1960!

Hi im new on here.i am getting a divorce after 36 yrs.so upset.but im going to need help.as im disabled.and will need a new house.i love my house.all adaptations.and i no.idea how i will cope.with no help.any idea whom i can talk to?.

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  • steve51
    steve51 Member Posts: 7,154 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @aldcroft1960

    Good Evening & Welcome it’s great to meet you.

    Have you got a local “CAB” office as they will be a good starting point.

    Please please let me know know if there’s anything that I can help you further with????
  • thespiceman
    thespiceman Member Posts: 6,389 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @aldcroft1960   Pleased to meet you welcome.

    Sorry to hear this. I would like to make another suggestion besides CAB  consider speaking to your local housing officer.

    Add to that AGE UK have a lots of information on their website.

    They might be interested in helping you. They do offer a lot of services, information and guidance on their website.

    I contacted them last year I was 53 .  Gave me a lot of advice.  See what they say.

    Add to that speak to  Disability UK and look on line for advice and consultation .

    Have look at our Housing and Independent living.

    We are here to support you give advice.

    You have come to the right place.

    Pleasure to meet you

    Take care

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  • Ami2301
    Ami2301 Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,946 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @aldcroft1960 welcome to the community!

    I am so sorry to hear this, it sounds like you are going through a very distressing time. As @steve51 suggests, your CAB would be a great starting point!

    Do let us know if we can be of any further assistance or if you need a chat! :)
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  • Pippa_Alumni
    Pippa_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 5,798 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @aldcroft1960, and a warm welcome to the community! You've had some great advice above, but please do keep us updated and let us know if we can be of assistance.

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