Community Support at Home
The service is free of charge and aims to support older people to continue to live independently at
home by providing regular contact (Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 1:30pm), either by a personal visit
or telephone call, to provide a sense of security and wellbeing.
What can we help you with?
- Listening to your concerns and linking you to helpful information and guidance
- Advice on other local community services
- Small items of shopping
- Collecting prescriptions
- Reading post
- Making phone calls on your behalf, if requested
- Ensuring your safety and wellbeing
The Community Support at Home service will provide you with daily contact, giving you peace of mind and
support for independent living, this can be ongoing or short term support depending on your needs.
It is important to note that this service is not for domestic home help or providing physical care.
The Community Home Support Worker is employed and paid by Age UK Cambridgeshire and
Peterborough and must not undertake tasks for you on a privately arranged basis.
The service is availabe for residents in Peterborough. If the service is not delivered in your area please contact Information and Advice service on 0300 666 9860 and we can advice you what is available in your location.
For more information please call Community Support at Home Service on 07966 282 723 or 07900 340 265 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, please call our helpline 0300 666 9860 between 9am-3pm Monday to Friday, calls made outside these hours will be transferred to our Age UK National Helpline.