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

46 Records in Living independently at home.

  • Independent Living Alternatives

    ILA, Rowlandson House, 289/293 Ballards Lane, London, N12 8NP

    Telephone: 020 8369 6032

    Description: Independent Living Alternatives (ILA) is a social enterprise that aims to enable disabled people to live independently.

  • 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.

  • Just Checking

    Postal address: Just Checking Ltd, The Mill, Brome Hall Lane, Lapworth, Warwickshire, B94 5RB

    Telephone: 01564 785 100

    Description: Just Checking is a monitoring service for people with dementia or poor memory to help them live independently in their own home.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • MCCH

    One Hermitage Court, Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 9NT

    Telephone: 0800 028 28 15

    Description: MCCH is a registered charity that supports people with learning disability, autism and mental health needs.

  • Oakhouse Foods

    Oakhouse Foods Ltd Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12 8BU

    Telephone: 0333 370 6700

    Description: Oakhouse Foods is a home delivery meals service, offering frozen meals and desserts, that delivers to thousands of people across the country every week.