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

7 Records in Living independently at home filtered by Location "SW18".

  • 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.

  • Key Safes

    (Postal) Adminstration Department, Community Safety, Unit 2F Tadmore House, Frogmore Complex, London, SW18 1EY

    Telephone: 020 8871 6567/8894/8895 (Wandsworth Community Safety) 020 8877 8940 (Age UK Wandsworth)

    Description: A key safe offers a secure way for you to store the keys to your home.

  • Shopmobility Scheme

    Shopmobility at Sainsbury's, 45 Garratt Lane, London, SW18 4AD

    Telephone: 020 8875 9585

    Description: Shopmobility provides free loans of powered scooters, and electric or manual wheelchairs to anyone with a mobility problem.

  • WATCH - Wandsworth Alarm Telephone Care Helpline

    Housing Customer Centre, Housing and Community Services Department, 90 Putney Bridge Road , SW18 1HR

    Telephone: 020 8871 8198 (general enquiries and appointments), 0208 871 7741 (direct line to the emergency response officers)

    Description: WATCH lifeline is a full home visiting emergency response alarm service provided by Wandsworth Council.