Short term support and crisis support at home
We provide urgent care and support for a short period to help people to stay at home and live independently after a serious accident or illness. This focuses on making sure that people’s immediate needs are met, and on helping them to recover and become independent. The short term support service also provides personal care and practical support to people with cancer or a life limiting illness and their families. Many people only need short term or crisis support. Visit this link for more information.
Employment and training
Care managers offer a high level of support to disadvantaged or disabled adults to access employment, education and training opportunities. Visit this link for more information.
Occupational therapists can support people to regain their independence in a number of ways. This could be giving advice, arranging special equipment or adaptations to people’s homes.
Person centred planning is available mainly for people with a learning disability and is a way of working with the person to help them plan out the way they want to live their lives and achieve their goals.