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The British Red Cross assisting GP Surgeries through the pandemic

Published 16/11/2020

Our service is available to:

  • Escort to and from appointments, if they have no other option or financial constraints (If patients can get in and out of a vehicle without assistance).
  • Pick up and drop off prescriptions.
  • Deliver small equipment such as commodes and perching stools.
  • Provide Emotional and practical support.
  • Signpost to other services and assist in accessing them.
  • Short-term shopping support.
  • We also help to escort people home from Hospital.

We are available at present Monday to Friday 9am to 6pm and Saturday to Sunday 10am to 6pm.

We offer short-term support for up to 12 weeks to help people improve their wellbeing and quality of life and to live independently in their community.

Contact us

North East Lincolnshire Support at Home/Assisted Discharge Service telephone: 07713 385 257 or 01472 871 157.