Providers, organisations and services

Support at Home

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If you are finding it hard to manage tasks at home you may need to try new ways of doing everyday things. 

You may need; 

  • help with personal care
  • help to use other ways of shopping
  • equipment to make everyday life easier
  • help to become more involved in your community 

These things can help to improve your quality of life. It can allow you to do things that you've never done before.

You will find information and advice that can help you to enjoy independence in your home, including;

  • details of care services
  • information about equipment and adaptations to your home
  • services that can support your physical and mental health and well-being

Click "View all services" and find out about the support and help available to you including;

  • equipment to make life easier
  • gardeners
  • cleaners
  • shopping delivery services
  • how to get training to support independent living

For an assessment of your needs call Southend Adult Social Care on 01702 215008 option 1.