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...

June News 2024

This month our fundraising team have had a busy and successful time in the local community and there are some exciting fundraising challenges and events coming up. We have had some adorable visitors and there have been some fun celebrations and outings.

Thank You Tesco Customers

Thank you to all our supporters and customers who came to see us at Tesco Lee Mill recently and generously donated to our bucket collection. Our young adults really enjoyed helping out and we raised a wonderful £180!

May News 2024

We have had a very exciting month with the opening of our new shop in South Brent and our very popular Cream Tea fundraising event. Our young adults have been making the most of the sunshine with a variety of activities and have celebrated birthdays.

Cream Tea Event is big fundraiser for Dame Hannahs

Dame Hannahs hosted their annual Cream Tea fundraiser at their site in Ivybridge recently. This event proved as popular as ever and raised a wonderful £993 for the charity.

Dame Hannahs opens new shop in South Brent

Dame Hannahs staff and volunteers were very excited to attend the opening of the new Dame Hannahs shop in South Brent this week. The shop in Fore Street is now open Monday to Saturday 9.30am-4.30pm.

Yealmpton Agricultural Show

Dame Hannahs supporters will have a wide selection of home made treats for you to buy and take home or eat while walking the show ground.

Worn but Wonderful Fashion Show

Bring along your friends and family to this Fashion Show of preloved clothes organised in conjunction with South Brent Women Together

Kingsbridge Agricultural Show

Visit our Dame Hannahs Refreshment Marquee while attending the show to relax with a drink and delicious lunchtime treat or a snack when you need to rest your feet from stomping the show ground. We can't wait to meet you!

Autumn Lunch

There will be a selection of stalls which can be perused from 11am making it an ideal time to pick up a few Christmas Treats or a treat for yourself.

Christmas Fayre

Come and join us at our Christmas Fayre where there will be a wide variety of stalls selling wonderful gifts and treats. Delicious food and refreshments will be available all day. It will be a great way to start the festive season!

Saltash Christmas Festival

Come and visit our stand outisde the Dame Hannahs shop at this popular Christmas event


Registered Manager (RGN) ** £1500 Welcome Bonus

Salary: Negotiable, depending on skills and experience

Hours: Full Time

Activities and Events Coordinator

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience

Hours: 37 hrs per week

Support Worker - Days

Salary: £12.00 to £19.80 per hour*

Hours: 25 to 37hrs per week

Support Worker - Nights

Salary: £13.20 to £21.78 per hour

Hours: 20 to 40hrs (waking)

Deputy Manager

Salary: Negotiable, depending on skills and experience

Hours: Full Time

Registered Nurse - Days - £1500 Welcome Bonus**

Salary: £21.28 to £27.28 per hour

Hours: 25 to 37.5 hrs per week

Registered Nurse - Nights - £1500 Welcome Bonus *

Salary: £24.55 to 27.28 per hour

Hours: 25 to 37.5hrs per week

Clinical Support Assistant (Nights)

Salary: £14.40 to £23.76

Hours: 20 to 40 hrs per week