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.

  • Together (Wandsworth - Your Way)

    Heathbridge Medical Centre, 125 Upper Richmond Road, Putney, London, SW15 2TL

    Telephone: 07874 235 865

    Description: Your Way is a service from the mental health charity Together, which offers services to help people who are experiencing mental health issues.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Wiltshire Farm Foods - meal delivery service

    Telephone: 0800 077 3100 (main office), 020 8855 7785 (Wiltshire Farm Foods South London Branch)

    Description: Wiltshire Farm Foods delivers frozen meals across the UK through a network of local outlets.