Cheshire East Support at Home

Description

British Red Cross Support at Home Service:

Referrals can be made by anyone, for anyone over the age of 18.

The service is a 2 week service.  Service users can be visited within 48 hours of referral or receive a phone call within 24 hours.  The service can assist with confidence re-building following an illness.  This service offers practical support such as shopping and signposting.  Service users can receive up to 6 interventions consisting of a combination of home visits and phone calls.

Service Details

Organisation:
British Red Cross
Service Type:
Practical support at home
Website:
Age Band:
  • Adults (18+)
  • Older People (65+)
Age Range:
Over 18
Is a referral required?:
Yes
Accepted referral methods:
  • Via GP or Health Professional
  • Via Jobcentre Plus
  • Via Adult Social Care
  • Via Cheshire East Housing Options Team
  • Via Voluntary Agencies
  • Via Local Area Coordinators
Additional Referral Information:
Referrals can be made by anyone, for anyone over the age of 18.
Eligibility criteria:
Over 18
How is the service provided?:
  • Telephone
  • Face to face
  • Within the Community
  • Home visit
  • In Your Home
Provides support to:
  • People with an autistic spectrum disorder
  • Carers
  • People with dementia
  • People at risk of domestic abuse
  • Drug and/or alcohol misuse
  • People with eating disorders
  • People with SEN/learning disabilities
  • People with mental health difficulties
  • Older people
  • People with physical disabilities
  • People with sensory impairment
  • People with an acquired brain injury
  • People leaving prison
  • LGBT+
  • Minority Groups
  • Veterans
Areas covered in Cheshire East:
  • All Areas of Cheshire East
Waiting List:
None
Cost:
Free - donations welcome.
Registered Charity Number:
220949
Sector Type:
  • Registered Charity

Opening Times

Days service available:
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
Opening Times - Monday:
09.00 - 17.00
Opening Times - Tuesday:
09.00 - 17.00
Opening Times - Wednesday:
09.00 - 17.00
Opening Times - Thursday:
09.00 - 17.00
Opening Times - Friday:
09.00 - 17.00
Opening Times - Saturday:
09.00 - 17.00
Opening Times - Sunday:
Closed
Additional Opening Times:

This page was last updated on 18 June 2019

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This page was last updated on 18 June 2019

Contact Details

Contact Name:
Crewe & surrounding areas
Telephone:
01270 255141 ext: 2789
Contact Name:
Macclesfield & surrounding areas
Telephone:
01565 682315