Support at home

Support at home for people in East Scotland

What does it do?

How do we help people?

The support offered by our volunteers can smooth the process of settling back into a normal routine and enable people to regain their confidence and independence. The service includes:

  • rebuilding confidence
  • collecting prescriptions
  • offering companionship
  • assistance with shopping.

Who it is for?

The Red Cross helps thousands of people following a short stay in hospital and prevents unnecessary hospital admissions by providing extra support and care at home.

Where it is available?

Regional service (East Lothian, Edinburgh, Falkirk, Fife, Stirling, West Lothian, Angus, Clackmannanshire, Midlothian, Perth & Kinross, Scottish Borders).

How to access or apply for it:

1 Wheatlands Mill
Wheatlands Road
01896 751888


Info last updated:

Unit 1 Wheatlands Mill Wheatlands Road, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, TD1 2HQ