Care Navigators offer free and impartial advice to assist people aged 50+, as well as families and carers, with any challenges they may face.
Care Navigators visit people in their own homes. They listen to what is important to the individual and discuss how to achieve their goals. They provide support to access appropriate services within Age UK Isle of Wight and partner agencies to best meet the person's needs.
Care Navigators can work with people for up to 6 visits. They promote independence, self-confidence and self-management to increase a persons sense of health and well-being.
Care Navigators can support you with accessing a wide range of services. Some examples are:
- Social activities
- Day care
- Domestic support
- Falls prevention
- Benefits and housing issues
- Home safety
- Minor aids and equiptment for the home
Access to the Care Navigator Service can be made by:
- Self referral
- Referral from Health and Social Care professionals
- Referral from Voluntary Service
To find out more, or to make a referral, please contact:
Telephone: 525282 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Working in partnership with Age UK Registered Charity Number 1118711