What is community care ?

In times of financial crisis and family troubles it seems there is nobody who can help you cope with the day-to-day stresses of everyday life, but community care schemes are in place across the country to help you through your problems.

Services that community care projects encompass is a complex area, and all information you require can be found at the Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB). The community care services are provided by your local authority social services department. You may need community care services due to your age, if you have a disability or you are physically/mentally ill.

Community care offers you care homes, home care services, home helps, home adaptations, meals, recreational services and occupational services.