Advice for Independent Living - Richmond

If you are starting to think about getting help for your daily life, but are not eligible for financial help from the Council, you may be struggling to know where to start?

Let us help!

Advice for Independent Living can take the worry, headache and uncertainty out of setting up support for you or your loved one. Our packages are designed around common needs but our services are totally flexible and can be tailored for you as required.

Based on our local knowledge and many years of experience, our advisors will guide you through the available options, help you compare costs and choose and set up the right support. We can help you:

- Work out your needs and decide what type of help will work best.
- Prepare a budget & level of support that works for all the family.
- Choose the right people and services to give the best support.
- Conduct regular reviews to keep everyone working well together.
- Provide feedback to your family and friends if required.
- Organise practical things at home.

Service access criteria: Are you looking for support at home and not eligable for Social Care funding?
Care at home
Day to day helping hand
Information and advice
Services for older people
Additional needs catered for:
Vision impairment friendly
Hearing impairment friendly
Wheelchair accessible
Learning difficulty friendly
Physical disability friendly
Dementia friendly
Takes place in the client’s home
Non English speaking friendly
Waiting list (weeks): 1
Key words - separate with a comma: support at home, funding own support, advice to stay independent at home, recruitment support