Help for adults

  • Assessment of Care Needs
    Assessment of Care Needs - The Social Services assessment process.
  • Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS)
    The Mental Health (Amendments) Act, 2007 introduced a supplement to the Mental Capacity Act, 2005 (MCA). This was designed to ensure that English law is compliant with the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) and decisions made by the courts.
  • Leisure and Social Activities
    Available leisure and social activities targetted at specific groups within the community (e.g. Older people, people with a disability).
  • Safeguarding Adults from Abuse
    Safeguarding adults work is about preventing abuse and neglect as well as promoting good practice for responding to concerns on a multi-agency basis.
  • Shared Lives and Homeshare
    Shared Lives and Homeshare is a service provided by carefully chosen single people, couples or families we call Shared Lives Carers. ategi recruit, assess, train & approve Shared Lives Carers.
  • Telecare Services
    Information about promoting independence and enabling people to be supported in their homes.

Also See:

  • Adult Carers
    Information on support and services available for Adult Carers.
  • Adult Services Leaflets
    A collectionof leaflets from Social Services that can be viewed or downloaded.
  • Advocacy
    Information on the right to have support from an advocate.
  • Alcohol, Drugs and Substance Abuse
    Free and confidential service for residents with drug or alcohol problems.
  • Assessment of Care Needs
    Assessment of Care Needs - The Social Services assessment process.
  • Dementia Resource Centre
    Our new purpose built day centre is an opportunity for those living with Dementia, to participate in a day of leisure activities based on their individual needs.
  • Direct Payments Information
    A Direct Payment is just one of the ways you may receive your Prsonal Budget....
  • Domiciliary Care (Home Care)
    Information on care provided in the home by Social Services
  • Emergency Duty Team
    Information on out of hours emergency support within Social Services.
  • Employment and Training
    Information on employment and training for people with disabilities.
  • Help With Repairs
    Help with Repairs for people in need.
  • Hospice Care
    Information on Hospice Care - providing care for the terminally ill.
  • Information for Providers and Partners
    Information about the Transforming Social Care Programme for providers and partners.
  • Inspiration for Independent Daily Living Event
    Detail about the Inspiration for Independent Daily Living Event taking place on 3rd October 2014
  • Joint Health & Wellbeing Strategy
    Information about the Joint Health & Well Being Strategy for the Royal Borough.
  • My Care, My Choice
    Information on Transforming Adult Social Care initiative, which we've called My Care, My Choice. This is what our users told us they wanted to see as the way of developing the new way of providing support, advice & information to all our users & Carers.
  • Residential Care
    Infomation on Residential Care Homes for those who are unable to manage at home
  • Respite / Shared Care
    Information on Respite / Shared Care for people with learning disabilities.
  • Respite Care for Adults
    Respite Care, sometimes called a short break service, is a service to support carers enabling you to take an essential break from your caring role.
  • Safeguarding Adults from Abuse
    Safeguarding adults work is about preventing abuse and neglect as well as promoting good practice for responding to concerns on a multi-agency basis.
  • Services for People with Mental Health Problems
    The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead works in partnership with the Primary Care Trust, Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust and the voluntary sector to provide services to people with mental health problems.
  • Sheltered Housing
    Sheltered housing accommodation is available for persons over the age of 60 who wish to keep their independence but have the security of help and support available.
  • Social Services - Making a Complaint
    Guidance for making a Complaint about any aspect of Social Services.
  • Social Services Advice and Information Team
    Social Services Advice and Information Team - the first point of contact for older people or for adults with a physical or sensory disability.
  • Specialist Communications
    Information on Advocacy - specialist communications, Makaton, translation services and RNID
  • Supporting People
    Supporting People gives vulnerable people the help and support they need to live in their own home, in the areas they know.

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