The Croydon careline service provides a home safety and personal security system, which helps people to live independently within their own homes.
Shared Lives carers share their homes, with their family, friends and activities with adults who need support to live as independently as possible within their community.
'Meals on wheels' is a home delivery service of hot meals. It is designed to help maintain the independence of people who have problems cooking for themselves.
The application process for sheltered housing and special sheltered (extra care housing) for older people.
Advice on purchase and loan of specialist equipment to help those with physical or sensory disability manage at home. A needs assessment is made in order to determine the equipment which may be required.
Care in your own home is offered to people who require assistance with personal care such as washing or dressing, or other practical daily tasks such as help with domestic chores like cooking and cleaning, or in some instances, help in managing finances.
The range of housing options available in Croydon for people with learning disabilities is summarised here.