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

8 Records in Living independently at home filtered by Key words "house and garden".

  • Hestia floating support (generic service)

    Hestia Floating Support Service, 966 Garratt Lane, Tooting Broadway, London, SW17 0ND

    Telephone: 020 8767 8426

    Description: Hestia provides floating support services to people living in Wandsworth to help them maintain their tenancy, manage any other diagnoses (such as substance abuse), and to live independently in the community.

  • Hestia floating support (substance misuse service)

    Hestia Floating Support Service, 966 Garratt Lane, Tooting Broadway, London, SW17 0ND

    Telephone: 020 8767 8426

    Description: Hestia provides floating support services to people living in Wandsworth to help them maintain their tenancy, manage any other diagnoses, and to live independently in the community.

  • MASCOT Telecare

    Merton Council, 1st Floor, Civic Centre, London Road, Morden, SM4 5DX

    Telephone: 020 8274 5940

    Description: MASCOT Telecare is an emergency alarm and monitoring service.

  • 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.

  • Telecare - other options

    Description: There are a number of private companies that offer telecare or care call systems.

  • Telecare advice and guidance

    The Aztec Centre 28 Boulogne Road Croydon, CR0 2QT

    Telephone: 0300 999 0004 (helpline)

    Description: 'Living made easy' from the Disabled Living Foundation offers advice and information about telecare and telehealth equipment.

  • 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.

  • Wandsworth Telecare

    Telephone: 020 8871 8990 (Telecare Development Officer), 020 8871 7707 (Access Team)

    Description: Telecare can help people to stay safe in their home and is specifically designed for people with all forms of dementia, a mobility or sensory impairment, or mental health and learning disabilities.