Care services

Care services

couple.jpgWe help people in need, to live as independently as possible. If you are making an enquiry on behalf of someone else please check they're happy for you to do so.

We may be able to help if you or someone you know cannot look after themselves properly because of:

  • physical disability
  • mental health problems
  • learning disability
  • sight or hearing loss
  • dementia
  • old age
  • serious illness

This could be regular help with daily living eg:

Assessment and cost

We will arrange to meet you in your home to assess your care needs. We will also assess your finances to see whether you need to contribute to the cost of your care. We do not charge for supplying information, giving advice, assessing your needs or organising your care services.
Find out more about how we assess you.

For advise on housing matters, housing benefit or council tax please contact your district council.

In an emergency

In the event of a serious emergency during evenings or weekends please call 0800 999 7677.

Abuse

If you are or know of a vulnerable person who is being mistreated or abused please call Careline on 0800 137915.