Care Navigators visit people in their own homes.  They listen to what is important to the individual and discuss how to achieve their goals.

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They provide support to access appropriate services within Age UK Isle of Wight and partner agencies to best meet the person’s needs.

Care Navigators can work with people for up to 6 visits.  They promote independence, self-confidence and self-management to increase a person’s sense of health and wellbeing. 

Care Navigators can support you with accessing a wide range of services.  Some examples are:

  • Social activities
  • Day care
  • Domestic support
  • Falls prevention
  • Benefits and housing issues
  • Home safety
  • Minor aids and equipment for the home

Access to the Care Navigator Service can be made by:

  • Self referral
  • Referral from Health & Social Care professionals
  • Referral from Voluntary Services

To find out more, or to make a referral, please call (01983) 525282 or email: care.navigators@ageukiw.org.uk.