Bournemouth Christchurch & Poole Council: Home services

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Bournemouth Christchurch & Poole Council

Adult Social Care

National service

Perhaps you’re looking for help at home to stay safe and well. There are a variety of solutions available: equipment, adapting your home, doing things differently or increasing your confidence and skills. We can al...

Contact: Bournemouth Borough Council, , Town Hall, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6EB.

Alumhurst Day Centre

National service

Our PIE (Promoting Independence and Enabling) scheme helps you re-gain the skills you need to live at home after a stroke or illness. You may need to practise cooking skills, build your confidence or reduce the risk of f...

Contact: Bournemouth Community Care Services, , Alumhurst Day centre, Alumhurst Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH4 8ER.

Blue Badges

National service

Blue Badges help you to park close to where you are going if you are blind, cannot walk far or are unable to use parking meters. You can use your Blue Badge if you are a driver or a passenger: • for street pa...

Contact: Bournemouth Borough Council, , Town Hall, Bourne Avenue, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6DY.

Bournemouth Careline

National service

Bournemouth Careline’s service is designed to increase the independence and safety of users within their home environment and also it provides reassurance to relatives/carers that loved ones are safe and can c...

Contact: Bournemouth Careline, , Housing Landlord Services, Kinson Hub Office, Wimborne Road, Bournemouth, BH11 9AW.

Care Direct - Adapting Your Home

National service

The service can adapt your home to make things easier for you or your carer.   Types of adaptations are: a ramp a stair lift level access shower wider doors wheelchair-ac...

Contact: Adult Social Care, , Town Hall Annexe St. Stephens Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6EA.

Care Direct - Care At Home

National service

Care staff can help people to: Get up and go to bed Wash and dress Go to the toilet Prepare and eat a meal.

Contact: Adult Social Care, , Town Hall Annexe, St. Stephens Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6EA.

Care Direct - Equipment

National service

The team can advise on equipment to help with daily living including: chairs beds hoists kitchen equipment. The team can also advise on a range of equipment to help you with: bathing goin...

Contact: Adult Social Care - Care Direct, , Town Hall Annexe St. Stephens Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6EA.

Care Direct - Help When You Leave Hospital

National service

They can support you to live as independently as you can. This can be done by working with you and people involved in your care to: plan for you to leave hospital safely  help you get b...

Contact: Adult Social Care, , Town Hall Annexe, St. Stephens Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6EA.

Care Direct - Protection of Property Service

National service

We ask for your permission to enter the property to: arrange for any animals to be looked after take small valuable items such as cash, cheque or benefit books for safe keeping make an inventory of t...

Contact: Adult Social Care, , Town Hall Annexe St. Stephens Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6EA.

Care Direct - Short Breaks

National service

Short Breaks are designed to give a carer a break from time to time. You may need a few hours to keep an appointment or catch up with friends and family.

Contact: Adult Social Care, , Town Hall Annexe St. Stephens Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6EA.

Grants For Repairs And Maintenance

National service

The Council currently offers a number of Home Improvement Grants, in accordance with its Private Sector Housing Renewal Strategy (see downloadable pdf) and Grants Policy  Go to the Council's webs...

Contact: Bournemouth Borough Council, , Customer Service Centre, St Stephens Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6DY.

Occupational Therapy

National service

The Occupational Therapy service gives advice: on alternative ways of managing tasks to carers on moving and handling techniques, e.g. to help someone get in or out of bed, then provide written instructions ...

Contact: Care Direct - Adult Social Care, , Town Hall Annexe St. Stephens Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6EA.

POOLE DIAL-A-BUS

National/regional service

Specially adapted buses and trained staff collect passengers from their home address, provide transport to Poole town centre for shopping (approximately 1 1/2 hours) and then return home. The buses stop at Asda (Mondays...

Contact: Poole Dial a Bus, , BCP Council Admin Offices, Hatchpond Road, Poole, Dorset, BH17 7LQ.

Poole Voluntary Driver Service

National/regional service

Provides door to door transport, using voluntary drivers, for GP appointments, essential journeys and social activities.

Contact: Poole Voluntary Driver Service, , BCP Council Admin Offices, Hatchpond Road, Poole, Dorset, BH17 7LQ.
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