Community Responder Service

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About Community Responder Service

Categories Disability, Learning disabilities, Physical disability, Health, Health services, Mental health
Service Notes We can help and support people to: * access befriending services * access activities provided by Community Wellbeing Hubs, local clubs, voluntary or community organisations * access other services - such as health, housing and benefits * access home safety equipment - such as pendant alarms. key safes, aids and adaptations Any person over 18, who have at least 3 of the following can access the service: * Living alone * Socially isolated * Learning disabilities * Physical disabilities * Mental health difficulties * Living with dementia * History of falls * Over 65 * Care and support services in place Every case is considered on an individual basis and an early help and wellbeing check and a risk assessment, is completed in the first instance to gather sufficient details about an individual's support needs. A referral for this service needs to come from a professional, such as Adult Services or the hospital social work team.

What is Offered

Special Needs We can help and support people to: * access befriending services * access activities provided by Community Wellbeing Hubs, local clubs, voluntary or community organisations * access other services - such as health, housing and benefits * access home safety equipment - such as pendant alarms. key safes, aids and adaptations Any person over 18, who have at least 3 of the following can access the service: * Living alone * Socially isolated * Learning disabilities * Physical disabilities * Mental health difficulties * Dementia sufferer * History of falls * Over 65 * Care and support services in place Every case is considered on an individual basis and an early help and wellbeing check and a risk assessment, is completed in the first instance to gather sufficient details about an individual's support needs

Costs and Availability

  • Monday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Tuesday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Wednesday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Friday 09:00 to 16:30

Contact Details

  • Address:
  • Telephone: 01724 298103