A list of solutions to your needs

Because the right solution, or set of solutions, is not always obvious, we recommend that you look at the "finding help" page.  However, if you simply want to browse the solutions, they are listed below.


Adult abuse

How to raise concerns about the safety and wellbeing of a vulnerable adult.


Someone to speak up for you.

Befriending and Good Neighbours

Opportunities for support, companionship, and practical help.


Bereavement affects people in different ways, there is no time limit and there is no right or wrong way to feel. We have advice on where you can go for help and support if you have lost a loved one.


Many people have problems controlling their bladder or bowel. This can have a real impact on daily life.

Equipment to help

There is a lot of equipment that can help you to carry out daily living tasks; everything from walking aids to grab rails.

Getting out and about

How to get out and about and stay in touch with others.

Home adaptations

Adapting your home to meet your needs could make it easier to get around or carry out daily tasks.

Home management

You can get help to run your home.

Home Security

Advice on how to be safe and secure in your home.

Hospital stays

Information for when you are going into or coming out of hospital.

Housing options

Care homes are not the only option to consider, there are other housing options and many ways you can get help to stay in your own home.

Making your home safe

Advice and help to keep you safe in your home.

Personal care in the home

Personal care means getting help with your daily routine from getting up in the morning through to going to bed at night.

Preventing trips and falls

How to reduce the risks of trips and falls.


Sometimes, you just need a bit of help to get back on your feet. We call this 'reablement'.

Shared Lives scheme

Shared Lives places people aged 16 and over who need care and support with approved carers who care for them in their family home.
Page last updated: 17/04/2018 16:13