Staying independent

Coronavirus: support and information

If you need help during the coronavirus outbreak, please see our coronavirus webpages.

You can find details of our community helpline and other ways to get support on our I need help page, and there's also help and support if you are self isolating.

There may be times when you need extra support to do everyday things.

This may be due to age, frailty, ill health, disability, or changing circumstance.

Whatever your situation, these local care options can help you continue to live safely and independently.

Information and services

Help at home

    Struggling with everyday tasks? Here's how to get extra support at home


    Help with meals

      Find out about how to get regular meals delivered, or join a local lunch club



        Find equipment that can make your life easier, such as walking aids or grab rails


        Community Transport

          Find out about community transport schemes which can help you get out and about.


          Help maintaining or adapting your home

            Get help with looking after or adapting your home


            Support for people with dementia

              Living with dementia? Find help and support here, including help for carers


              Help to get out of the house

                Day centres, activities and transport options to help you leave the house


                Going into or leaving hospital

                  Arranging your stay and support when you come home from hospital and emergency admissions