Information and advice to keep you independent
We advise you to complete our Help and support for you form which will give you a personalised booklet containing the advice and information contained in these webpages based on the areas you identify you want to focus on.
This personalised information will connect you with support and information in your local community and help you to make the best use of your existing networks.
We will always make sure you have access to information and advice to support your wellbeing before you need formal social care services. This is a universal offer to all, whether you pay for your care and support yourself, or are state-funded.
Here is some information you may find useful to stay healthy, active and safe:
Details of groups, activities and things to do in the community are listed on the Notts Help Yourself You can refine your search by area, age group or interest.
Our Connect service can provide short term support to people who are feeling lonely or struggling with daily life.
There is a variety of support and advice to help you maintain good mental health and wellbeing.
You can also get information about support to help you live independently with Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
Staying safe and well
There is a range of simple equipment you can buy that could help you with simple tasks around the home.
Our Handy Person Adaptations Service provides help and support to keep people safe and secure in their home.
Cold homes can have an impact on your wellbeing. Find out more about keeping warm in winter.
Our Meals at Home service supplies fresh and nutritious ready-made meals direct to your home to help you stay living independently.
It is a good idea to get financial advice and support from an expert if you are planning for social care in the future or making decisions about paying for care now.
Find out more about what benefits you are entitled to.
Our Adult Deaf and Visual Impairment Service can provide advice and support to help you live independently.
If you are a carer, find out what advice, information and support is available.