Age UK Lancashire - Hospital Aftercare Service Fylde and Wyre residents
We can offer help to adults (18+) who have had a hospital stay. We can also support adults during a period of illness in the community to avoid admissions.
We offer two types of service:
Take Home & Settle
This will provide a time limited service for up to 3 hours direct support that includes transport home from hospital and offers low level support with the intention of helping the client settle back into their home. This can also include the following:
Clients will be followed up at home and given information on home safety; aids to daily living; medication issues; care needs; support networks; home hazards; fire safety; finance issues and benefits advice; carer support.
Practical help can be offered in the form of shopping, cleaning, taking clients out for confidence building.
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Age UK Lancashire support staff
0300 303 1234
Where to go
- Blackpool Victoria Hospital / Fylde and Wyre Community
Whinneys Hey Road
- FY3 8NR
Our staff are based in Blackpool Victoria hospital and in the Fylde & Wyre community.
Time / Date Details
- When is it on
- Monday - Saturday
- Time of day
- Session Information
Please contact to arrange appointment
Available in Wyre and Fylde
- Referral required
- Referral Details
We accept referrals from health professionals, across the community and individuals can also self-refer.
The service is available 7 days a week 0900-1900