- Location: Age UK Blackburn with Darwen
- Price: Free
Please note, this service is not available outside Age UK Blackburn With Darwen - Head Office's catchment area.
Age UK Blackburn with Darwen
4 King Street
We understand that living with and managing a long term health condition independently as you get older can sometimes be a struggle and confusing with lots of different health professionals involved. Our Integrated Care Service offers coordinated support and interventions to help avoid admission to local health and care services and help you remain at home independently for as long as possible. We can talk to professionals on your behalf and recommend services and support including practical support that can make a difference. Our trained staff listen to your needs and help you to remain resilient, supporting you to take control of your own health.
Why Choose us ?
⭐ Fully trained staff
⭐ Asian language speakers
⭐ Individual approach
⭐ Fast track access to Age UK services
What we offer
✅ Holistic assessment of social and environmental needs
✅ Short term practical support
✅ Early intervention to prevention deterioration of health and wellbeing
✅ Information, advice and guidance to support self care, regain confidence and improve resilience
✅ Referral into other health and Statutory services
- Over 50 years old (all adult age for hospital discharge)
- Live in Blackburn with Darwen or registered with a Blackburn with Darwen GP
- Struggling to manage long-term conditions
How the Service helps
'Thank you so much for your help. You have really opened up our eyes about how much help is available.'