4Life Healthcare Services - Useful links

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Adult health care advice and support

ADULT HEALTH CARE ADVICE AND SUPPORT

We have collated details of organisations, who have additional information relating to adult social care, and the support available, which we hope you will find useful.

 

Simply click on any of the individual links below to be taken directly to that page. 

CORONAVIRUS ADVICE & GUIDANCE

We also have a dedicated page detailing how we are protecting vulnerable adults against COVID-19.

KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

Social care and health information, including paying for care.

KENT ADVOCACY

Independent organisations offering qualified advocacy support.

Tel: 0330 440 9000

AGE UK

Registered charity for older people.

Tel: 0800 055 6112 /
0800 678 1602

MIND

Advice and support for mental health.

Tel: 0300 123 3393

ALZHEIMER'S SOCIETY

Care and research charity for people living with dementia and their carers.

Tel: 0333 150 3456

PARKINSON'S UK

Support for people with Parkinson’s, their families, friends and carers,

Tel: 0808 800 0303

CRUSE BEREAVEMENT CARE

National charity for bereaved people in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Tel: 0808 808 1677

SAMARITANS

A charity dedicated to reducing feelings of isolation and disconnection that can lead to suicide.

Tel: 116 123

CANCER RESEARCH UK

The world's leading cancer charity dedicated to saving lives through research, influence and information

Tel: 0300 1231 022

MARIE CURIE

Care and support for people living with any terminal illness, and their families

Tel: 0800 090 2309

MENCAP

UK charity, supporting families and carers of people with a learning disability.

Tel: 0808 808 1111

MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS

Helpline for people who are feeling low, anxious or stressed and want to talk to someone who can help.

Tel: 0300 330 5486 /

0800 107 0160

COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE FOR OLDER PEOPLE

For older people with mental health needs, and people, of all ages, who have needs related to dementia.

Tel: 01227 812 054 /

01227 812 083

CRISIS RESOLUTION AND HOME TREATMENT TEAM

Safe and effective community based treatment for people aged 18 and above who are experiencing a mental ill health crisis.

Tel: 07554 050 242

CARERS UK

Advice, information and support if you are caring for someone.

Tel: 0808 808 7777

SOCIAL SERVICES

For practical help, and aids in the home.

Out of hours:

03000 419 191

Office hours:

03000 416 161

CARE QUALITY
COMMISSION (CQC)

Independent regulator of Health and Adult Social Care in England.

Tel: 03000 616 161

LIVE WELL (KENT & MEDWAY)

Free mental health support for people aged 17+.

Tel: 0800 567 7699

Or for urgent support, please call Mental Health Matters:

0300 330 5486 /

0800 107 0160

NHS SERVICES

Medical emergencies: 999

NHS Direct (non-emergencies): 111

Tunbridge Wells Hospital:

01892 823 535

Maidstone Hospital:

01622 729 000

GP/out of hours GP services:

0800 783 9111

For more information on 4Life Healthcare's adult support services, please visit our individual care pages or click here to see an overview of the types of care we offer.

 

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call us on 01227 936 957 or complete our request a call back form and we'll call you back at a time of your choosing.

Book a free home care assessment

We offer free home care assessments, whether in person, via telephone, or video call, to our clients. That way we can chat through your personal needs in detail, at your discretion.