Hospital Discharge Scheme

Hospital Discharge scheme in Sunderland

What does it do?

The scheme aims to promote a good quality of life though supporting reablement giving choice and control of independence for all older people in Sunderland.

What can we do for you?

Assist with

  • Shopping
  • Light housework
  • Meal preparation
  • Collect prescriptions
  • Companionship
  • Signposting

Who it is for?

Do I qualify?
  • If your over 60
  • Live in Sunderland
  • Without a Care Plan

Where it is available?

Local service (Sunderland).

What it costs:

Our free service can provide up to 30 days support following discharge from hospital at a time convenient to you. We are all individual and may need different levels of support.

We can make visits 7 days a week between the hours of 9am to 6pm.

How to access or apply for it:

For further information please contact:

Hospital Discharge Co-ordinator - Stephen Preece
Discharge Lounge [B21]
Sunderland Royal Hospital
Kyall Road, Sunderland
Telephone: 0191 569 9797


Info last updated:

Hospital Discharge Co-ordinators, Kayll Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ