Assistance at home

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Local information including changes to services and financial help.

Check symptoms on NHS 111 online and get NHS medical help near you.

Donate to the United in H&F coronavirus response appeal.

H&F Shield, support for residents identified by the NHS as most at risk. Freephone 0800 917 6994 or email: or using our online form: Apply for help from H&F Shield.

Coronavirus scams

As you get older, or if you have health or mobility problems, living independently at home can become a challenge. See the links below for steps you can take and the support available to help you.

Care homes

Careline and telecare (assistive technology)

Conversations matter - a telephone support service for adults needing support in their homes during the coronavirus pandemic

Day opportunities

Equipment and home adaptations

H&F Community Aid Network - H&F CAN is the volunteer community aid network to support vulnerable residents during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Home care

Clinical and incontinence waste (People First website)

Leaving hospital and regaining independence (People First website)

Meals service

Sheltered and supported housing

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