The service supports people from the point of entry to the Emergency Village should they need it, discharge support and up to 6 weeks after they have returned home.
Support includes emotional companionship, basic practical support such as collecting medication, preparing meals, shopping and enabling the person to attend vital follow up appointments.
HOSPITAL DISCHARGE, AFTERCARE & REABLEMENT SERVICE
An integral part of the support service is to provide a full home safety check which includes a falls risk assessment, and works holistically with the service user to create a tailored plan of support to aid health and wellbeing and retain independence for longer.
The service also provides follow up telephone calls to people discharged from A&E to ensure they are managing with daily activities (if they haven't already been seen by the service in the department).
Service hours 2014 - Monday -Thursday 9am - 8pm. Friday 9am-7.30pm, Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holidays - 9am - 5pm (except Xmas bank holiday 9am - 1pm). 365 days per year.
Contact 0161 206 4607