Reablement Service

What does it do?

Reablement is about giving adults the opportunity and confidence to relearn and regain some of the skills they may have lost because of poor health, disability or impairment, following a spell in hospital or problems at home.

Reablement aims to:
  • Enable people to stay in their own homes
  • Keep or improve independence and safety in all areas of daily living.
  • Improve quality of life
  • It provides support for a short time to help you become asindependent as possible.
  • You may need support with aspects of day-to-dayliving such as personal care, preparing meals and shopping.

Who it is for?

The service is free for people aged 18 and over who live in the Borough of Darlington and who are at significant risk of losing their independence.

Where it is available?

Local service (Darlington).

What it costs:

Reablement is free of charge while you take part in the service.

How to access or apply for it:

Tel: 01325 346200
www.darlington.gov.uk/adultservices

Classification(s):

Info last updated:

08/03/2012
Provider
Central House Gladstone Street, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 6JX