Care Navigators are health and social care professionals that provide short term support. They offer free, impartial advice to anyone aged 50+, as well as their families and carers to help overcome challenges they may face.
What happens when you are visited by a Care Navigator?
A Care Navigator will visit you either in your own home or a place convenient to you. They will take the time to listen to what is important to you and help you navigate the health and social care system.
Together a personal enablement plan is agreed which will provide tailored and creative solutions to practical challenges.
Care navigators will offer:
Support to do the things you can achieve
Support to do the things you would like to achieve.
Support to access the things you can’t do for yourself.
How can a Care Navigator help you?
Build confidence
Be an emotional support through challenging times
Engage in social and community activities
Access domestic support and help around the house
Advice on falls prevention
Home safety, including fitting minor aids and equipment
Welfare and Benefits (including ensuring you’re accessing all of the support to which you’re entitled)
Housing and Care issues
Support through other challenges personal to you
They promote self-confidence and self-management to increase a person’s sense of health and wellbeing. They can help to improve your quality of life and maintain independence.
How can I request a Care Navigator visit?
You can refer yourself, using the details below.
Care Navigators receive referrals from GPs and other Health and Social Care Professionals.
Care Navigators can also receive referrals from charities and other voluntary services.
To find out more, or to make a referral please:
Phone: (01983) 525282 / Email: care.navigators@ageukiw.org.uk

Care Navigators are health and social care professionals that provide short term support. They offer free, impartial advice to anyone aged 50+, as well as their families and carers to help overcome challenges they may face.

What happens when you are visited by a Care Navigator?
A Care Navigator will visit you either in your own home or a place convenient to you. They will take the time to listen to what is important to you and help you navigate the health and social care system.  They promote self-confidence and self-management to increase a person’s sense of health and wellbeing. They can help to improve your quality of life and maintain independence.

Together a personal enablement plan is agreed which will provide tailored and creative solutions to practical challenges.

Care Navigators will offer:

  • Support to do the things you can achieve
  • Support to do the things you would like to achieve
  • Support to access the things you can’t do for yourself

How can a Care Navigator help you?

  • Build confidence
  • Be an emotional support through challenging times
  • Engage in social and community activities
  • Access domestic support and help around the house
  • Advice on falls prevention
  • Home safety, including fitting minor aids and equipment
  • Welfare and Benefits (including ensuring you’re accessing all of the support to which you’re entitled)
  • Housing and Care issues
  • Support through other challenges personal to you

How can I request a Care Navigator visit?

  • You can refer yourself, using the details below.
  • Care Navigators receive referrals from GPs and other Health and Social Care Professionals.
  • Care Navigators can also receive referrals from charities and other voluntary services.

To find out more, or to make a referral please:

Phone: (01983) 525282 / Email: care.navigators@ageukiw.org.uk

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