Hampshire County Council hold a register for people who have a disability. If you are registered then your details are stored on a confidential database and you are given a small card as proof of your registration. It will not cost you any money to register.
To be registered as having a learning disability you will need to have a diagnosis of a long term condition which is determined by an educational psychologist or other health professional,
If it is required you maybe visited by a Care Manager to discuss your situation and any other services which may benefit you.
Registration can be a pathway for easier access to certain benefits and concessions such as
However all concessions are discretionary and may vary.
Registration cards currently last for five years. If your card is about to expire or you need a replacement then please telephone Adult Services on 0845 603 5630 who will take your details and pass them on to the relevant team.
Tel: 0845 603 5630