Care Support Organisations

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Below you’ll find links to local and national care support organisations.
If you have any queries relating to any aspect of home and personal care, please feel free to contact us.

Local Resources

Riccall Care Community Link – free drop-in advice sessions on home care. Every first Thursday in the month from 2-4pm. No fee, no booking required.

Age UK York

City of York Council 
Health and Social Care.

York Carers Centre
An independent organisation that works for and with unpaid carers.

York Voluntary Services 

York Hospital  

York Wheels
This voluntary organisation provides a transport service for those who by reason of age, disability or need find that they cannot access public transport.

North Yorkshire Community Messaging 
A free community messaging system for North Yorkshire that allows you to register to receive the latest crime notifications and community news happening in your local neighbourhood.

Keep your Pet
Short term and emergency support service to help elderly and vulnerable people who have pets at home.

OCAY (Older Citizens Advocacy York)
Offers advocacy and information for people over 50 in the York Area.

York Dementia Action Alliance

York Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB)

First Call 50+
A single point of contact for services designed to help people over 50 years of age remain independent at home.

Memory Care Store
Products to support those suffering from dementia, including signs, labels, clocks and much more to aid comprehension and reduce anxiety.

Jo Sparks Music Activity Sessions 
Music activities for care homes, day centres, nursing Homes and social groups.

Wiltshire Farm Foods 
Delivery hot and cold home cooked food to your door (locally and nationally)

The Diocese of York 
Church of England – parishes, people and events.

The Diocese of Middlesbrough
Roman Catholic – parishes, people and events.

Selby Today 
The Selby Times online.

This is York
News from ‘The Press’ in York.

Safer York
Working together to reduce crime and the fear of crime.

Non-emergency medical queries

Call NHS on 111 ANYTIME for all emergencies call 999.
NHS Direct

National Helpline

The Sliver Line
Daily 24 hour helpline for older people.
Call 0800 4 70 80 90 
Offering information, friendship and advice every day of the year.

National Resources

Age UK 

Alzheimers Society 

Carers UK
The voice for carers in the UK.

Money Advisory Service
Advice on how to plan what funding you may be eligible for.

Department of Health
Caring about Carers.

Disability Living Allowance
Government website offering help and advice.

Independent Living Fund
Financial support for people who have disabilities.

BBC – ‘Cost of Care Calculator’
Information on average costs of residential and home care

Macmillan
Cancer support.

Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple Sclerosis Society website.

Parkinson’s Disease
Parkinson’s Disease Society website.

Arthritis Care
Arthritis Care website.

NHS Choices
Health and wellbeing advice and guidance on all aspects of living well.

The Carer
The Carer website – help and advice for carers.

Vision Call
Eye care that comes to you.

Crimestoppers
Report crime anonymously.

To find out more about us and how we can support you and your family, call us today on 01904 720700 or request a ring back from our home care team at a time to suit you between 7am and 11pm.

Funding Care

All the useful stuff you need to know and who you need to talk to…

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Management Team

Learn more about us and our Senior Management Team.

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Keep Your Pet

Free emergency and short-term help with pets.

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Personal care

If it’s important to you, then it’s important to us.

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