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What is the Home from Hospital Service?

A free service based at the Royal Bolton Hospital. Helping those 65 or over who live alone or are a main carer and have recently been discharged from hospital or A&E, for up to 6 weeks.

Things we can help with:
  • Practical support
  • Collecting prescriptions
  • Help to attend medical appointments
  • Support & encouragement with daily tasks
  • Access to other services (e.g. befriending, lunch clubs and community activities)
  • Information & Advice (blue badges and entitlements)
What we offer:
  • Personalised support
  • Friendly & caring team
  • Professional team with experience
  • Free Service
How to access:

You can be referred to the service by:

  • the ward you are on
  • A&E
  • community teams you are involved with
  • friends or family
  • Or self refer
You can refer by:
Calling: 01204 390390 (extension 3520)
Emailing: HFH@ageukbolton.org.uk