Helping you to stay independent
Services developed in partnership with the voluntary sector
Adult Services work with voluntary and community organisations to supply preventative care services. These are a vital form of support for many people and help to maintain independence, social inclusion, and delay or avoid the need for more statutory interventions.
• day services, lunch clubs and social groups;
• befriending, visiting and telephone contact services;
• support schemes to help people being discharged from hospital;
• support for carers;
• respite care;
• advocacy, information and advice; and
• handyperson schemes.