Assistance at home

Coronavirus (COVID-19): local information and advice

Latest local updates and information on the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19).

Answer questions about your main symptoms on NHS 111 online and get NHS medical help near you.

H&F Community Aid Network. If you need urgent assistance from the CAN, please call Freephone 0800 145 6095 9am to 7pm, Monday to Friday (9am to 2pm on weekends) or email:

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

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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