Welcome to Dame Hannahs

Our mission is simple, to empower, advocate and enrich the lives of adults with disabilities.

Our services

Working at its main site at Ivybridge, about 11 miles from Plymouth – Dame Hannahs provides learning, care, support and fun for adults with a range of disabilities, including: Hannahwood – an innovative transition project for young adults - therapies and supported activities. Our holistic approach offers professional support from our therapists, educationalists, expert medical staff and a care team.

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What's happening at Dame Hannahs...

January News 2024

As we start a new year we have a lot of exciting plans to look forward to. Our fundraising team and supporters are planning a variety of events. Meanwhile our adults have been enjoying some fun activities and have already been out and about on trips.

December News 2023

Christmas is nearly here! The last few weeks have been full of excitement and festive activities including concerts, lunches and shopping trips.

Hannah announces her Engagement

Hannah announced some very happy news recently. She has become engaged to Tim and they are moving into their own home together.

November News 2023

Despite the days getting shorter we have all been keeping busy with indoor activities as well as wrapping up warm to go outside on trips and walks. We have celebrated Halloween and birthdays and our fundraising team have been out in the community.

October News 2023

Welcome to our new look newsletter. We have moved on to a new system and hope that you continue to enjoy our monthly news updates. As always our adults have been having a busy time with a variety of activities and outings.


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Trustee - Social Care/Health

Salary: Non-remunerated

Registered Manager

Salary: £38,000 to £42,000 FTE

Hours: Full Time

Support Worker (HCA) - Days

Salary: Weekday rate £11.50ph Weekend rate £12.65ph

Hours: 25hrs to 37hrs

Support Worker (HCA) - Nights

Salary: £12.65 per hour upon successful completion of probation period

Hours: 25 hrs to 40hrs (waking)

Deputy Manager

Salary: £26,140.20 rising to £26,688.12 after probation **

Hours: Full Time

Registered Nurse - Nights - £1500 Welcome Bonus *

Salary: £45,630.00

Hours: Full Time

Clinical Support Assistant (Nights)

Salary: £13.80 per hour (increasing to £14.40 ph in April)

Hours: 20 hrs per week