This service 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

  • We provide practical and emotional support upon admission to hospital.

  • We help people to return home from hospital by successfully providing support for up to 7 days to prevent  inappropriate  re-admission.

  • We support patients with practical tasks including shopping and attending appointments.

  • We can arrange home safety checks including referral to fire safety.

  • We have access to health promotion, information and education to improve patient’s quality of life.


Who can refer? 

  • The Integrated Discharge Liaison Team
  • Ward Staff
  • Local Authority Professionals
  • Other Agencies
  • Carers, Family or Friends

To make a referral or for more information please contact:                                                                          

Jeanette Gaunt - Home from Hospital Support Worker                                           
Tel: 07834 542870




Hospital of God at Greatham is a registered company. Registered in England and Wales. Company No: 06533385. Registered Office: The Estate Office, Greatham, Hartlepool, TS25 2HS. 

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