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A Home Support Service of personally tailored packages of social and domestic support.

Helping older people to stay independent in their own home and neighbourhood

Our Home Support Service will help you carry on with all the social activities you enjoy and keep your home just as you like it.  From the first visit you tell us what needs doing and how you like it done.  Once we have agreed what we will be doing for you, we will carefully match your requirements with the skills of one of our highly trained and dedicated Home Support Assistants.

What we can do...

You can select from our suggestions below and we are happy to discuss your individual requirements to make the perfect package of support for you.

Social Support

  • Calendar management
  • Booking appointments
  • Companionship
  • Hobby/Reading support
  • Accompanied outings
  • Event research

Domestic Support

  • Cooking
  • Cleaning
  • Housework
  • Laundry/Ironing
  • Changing beds
  • Light gardening

To bring this flexible service to you, we make an hourly charge and this can be managed through monthly standing order from your bank.         

Care Quality Commission

Age UK Wakefield District's Home Support Service has been inspected by the Quality Care Commission and rated for the service under the Care Act 2014.

As well as our Home Support Service we also have a Home Shopping Service which offers regular and reliable supermarket shopping direct to your door. 

Click here for more information about Home Shopping Service

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