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Our welfare staff are on hand five days a week Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm to provide advice and support to anyone who calls us for help.  Our number is 01865 725595.

Whether it be technical advice on a piece of equipment or just for someone to talk to, you can be assured of a warm friendly response from the team at OAB.

Out of hours there is an answerphone.  Just leave your name, contact number and a short message and we will call you back as soon as the office re-opens.

Other Useful Organisations

Carers Oxfordshire – a service for all carers, offering advice and support.  Tel: 0845 050 7666.

DAWN – The Didcot, Abingdon and Wantage Talking Newspaper.  Weekly recordings of local news for people living in the area who have difficulty reading newspapers.

LOOK Oxfordshire – support for families of visually impaired children.  Tel: 01189 722322.

Macular Society  – they run groups locally in Oxford, Kidlington, Banbury, Abingdon and Goring.

RP (Retinitis Pigmentosa) – they have an Oxfordshire local group.  Tel: 01865 873246.

Sports for People with Disabilities – the Oxfordshire Sports Partnership. Tel: 01865 252661.

South Oxon ‘Outlook’ Magazine – the online version of the residents’ newsletter from South Oxfordshire District Council.