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

10 Records in Living independently at home filtered by Key words "care services".

  • Haringey Association for Independent Living (HAIL)

    Putney Library, 5/7 Disraeli Road, Putney, London,, SW15 2DR

    Telephone: 07525 260 879 or 07525 260 943 you can text and the service will call you back

    Description: HAIL is a learning disability association which provides a range of services in Wandsworth.

  • 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.

  • Jewish Care

    Amelie House, Maurice and Vivienne Wohl Campus, 221 Golders Green Road, London, NW11 9DQ

    Telephone: Jewish Care Direct Helpline: 020 8922 2222

    Description: Jewish Care is a registered charity that provides health and social care services to the Jewish community in London and the south east of England through over 70 centres.

  • Leonard Cheshire Disability

    66 South Lambeth Road, London, SW8 1RL

    Telephone: 020 3242 0200

    Description: Leonard Cheshire Disability is a charity which campaigns for change and provides services that aim to give disabled people the opportunity to live life their own way.

  • Macmillan Cancer Support

    89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7UQ

    Telephone: Telephone: 0808 808 0000, Textphone: 0808 808 0121

    Description: Macmillan Cancer Support is a charity that provides practical, emotional, medical and financial support for people affected by cancer.

  • Marie Curie Cancer Care

    89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TP

    Telephone: 0800 716 146 for fundraising enquiries or 0800 090 2309 for the support line

    Description: Marie Curie Cancer Care is a charity dedicated to the care of people with terminal cancer and other illnesses.

  • Royal Association for Deaf People (RAD)

    Century House South, Riverside Office Centre, North Station Road, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1RE

    Telephone: 0845 688 2525 (voice), 0845 688 2527 (Deaf textphone), 07851 423 866 (SMS)

    Description: RAD is a national Deaf-led charity that works to promote equality for Deaf people by providing accessible services.

  • Thomas Pocklington Trust

    Pier House, 90 Strand on the Green, London, W4 3NN

    Telephone: 020 8995 0880

    Description: Thomas Pocklington Trust is a registered charity that provides housing, care and support for people with sight loss in the UK.

  • Tooting Neighbourhood Centre

    28 Glenburnie Road, Tooting, London, SW17 7PY

    Telephone: 020 8767 1619

    Description: Tooting Neighbourhood Centre offers services and support for the local community, such as home care, respite for carers, a mental health club, and other help for older and disabled people.

  • Wandsworth KITE Enablement

    Telephone: 020 8871 7707

    Description: Wandsworth KITE (Keep Independent Through Enablement) gives short-term support to people in their own homes to help them be as independent as possible.