If you are finding it increasingly difficult to manage simple tasks at home due to failing health, age or disability, you may be eligible for help.
Shared Lives of Calderdale provides flexible daytime services and overnight care for adults. Care is provided by ordinary people and families who have been very carefully selected, approved and trained to provide short breaks in their own homes or in your home.
If you find it difficult to speak to professionals and organisations, there are local groups who may be able to support you.
Information and services available for those who have both sight and hearing impairments.
In Calderdale, Pennine Housing and Abbeyfield run extra-care housing schemes. The schemes are made up of self-contained flats and other facilities all under one roof.
The Direct Payments Scheme is a way for people to purchase their own Care Services giving individuals more choice and control.
Adults, Health and Social Care provides a service to children, young people and adults with hearing impairments who live in Calderdale.
While you are in hospital social workers can advise on services which can support you when you leave hospital.
A directory of services and support for older people in Calderdale.
Services can be provided to children, young people and adults with a visual impairment who live in Calderdale. Our aim is to enable them to maintain or improve their level of independence.