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What is the Home from Hospital Service?

This free service is based at the Royal Bolton Hospital and provides up to six weeks support following a recent discharge from hospital or A&E. It is specially directed towards those aged 65 and older who live alone, or a main carer.

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 you can self refer
You can refer by
Calling 01204 390390 (extension 143520)