Home from Hospital is a new service that supports people who have recently been discharged from hospital to return home safely. Our support workers can help with day to day tasks, as well as advice and support for 7 days after you leave hospital.
Home from Hospital is FREE for people over the age of 65 who live in the Hartlepool area and who are not in receipt of a care package.
Things our support workers can help with include:
Providing practical and emotional support when you are first admitted to hospital.
Helping you to return home, by providing support for up to 7 days after you leave hospital.
Helping you with tasks such as shopping and attending appointments.
Arranging home safety checks and making referrals to fire safety teams if this is necessary.
Providing information about healthy choices to improve quality your quality of life.