Living independently at home

Living independently at home

Most people prefer to stay living independently at home. There are many ways you can be supported to help you stay independent at home, including services from charities, meal services, and handyperson services. If you're looking for home care services, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and UK Home Care Association are good places to start. Or you can find home care agencies in the home care services area. If you feel you need an assessment of your care and support needs, contact our access team.

care and support

13 Records in Living independently at home filtered by Client group "older people".

  • Adult social care from Wandsworth Council

    Customer Centre, Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PU

    Telephone: 020 8871 7707

    Description: We help adults with care and support needs and those who care for them.

  • Age UK Wandsworth - Handyperson Service

    549 - 551 Old York Road, Wandsworth, London , SW18 1TQ

    Telephone: Contact: 020 8877 8949 (Handyperson service direct line) or 020 8877 8940 (reception)

    Description: The Handyperson Service offers practical help with minor repairs, DIY-style tasks and other tasks around the home and in the garden.

  • Age UK Wandsworth - Shopping Service

    549 - 551 Old York Road, Wandsworth, London , SW18 1TQ

    Telephone: Catherine Waters on 020 8877 8940 (main number) or 020 8877 8958 (direct line)

    Description: Age UK Wandsworth's Shopping Service is a convenient way for you to have your grocery shopping delivered to your home at an agreed time.

  • Assessments for care and support

    Department of Education and Social Services, Customer Centre, Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street, Wandsworth, London, SW18 2PU

    Description: If you are an adult living in Wandsworth and you appear to need care and support, we can offer you an assessment of your care and support needs.

  • Community Advice and Support Scheme (CASS)

    Selby Street Community Centre, 15 Selby Street, London, E1 5BX

    Telephone: 020 3538 4418

    Description: CASS is a registered charity that provides home support services to people who are disabled, elderly, or in need because of mental health or long-term medical conditions.

  • Homeshare in Wandsworth

    Telephone: 03300 88 2225

    Description: Homeshare is a scheme that offers live-in companionship and support to people in their own homes in Wandsworth.

  • Papworth Trust

    Papworth Trust, Bernard Sunley Centre, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, CB23 3RG

    Telephone: 0800 952 5000, or by text message (SMS) on 07860 021210

    Description: Papworth Trust is a charity that supports disabled people and their carers with a range of services and advice.

  • Peabody Home Solutions - handyperson and decorating

    Telephone: 020 7922 7232 or 07932 664 664

    Description: Peabody offers a decorating and handyperson service for Peabody residents aged 65 and over who receive any disability support.

  • Rica

    G03, The Wenlock, 50-52 Wharf Road, London, N1 7EU

    Telephone: 020 7427 2460

    Description: Rica (formerly Ricability) is a national research charity that provides free, practical and unbiased information for older and disabled people.

  • The Cinnamon Trust

    10 Market Square, Hayle, Cornwall, TR27 4HE

    Telephone: 01736 757 900

    Description: The Cinnamon Trust is a national charity that supports older and terminally ill people and their pets.