Care at Home Service

Who can use the Care at Home Service?

We give priority to people with serious conditions or circumstances including:

  • terminal, chronic or acute conditions or illness
  • high risk to physical safety
  • inability to carry out daily living tasks
  • deterioration of living conditions where a person is at risk of infection
  • to prevent a child or young person at risk being accommodated
  • to avoid the need to go into a care home because the person's usual care(r) is not available
  • breakdown in caring relationship
  • support and rehabilitation after discharge from hospital
  • vulnerable people preparing to live independently in the community