Worcestershire County Council's Shared Lives Scheme
provides care and support to adult service users living with a
Shared Lives Carer in the family home.
Our purpose is to provide a range of quality services across
Worcestershire, which enables adults who need support to share in
family and community life and which promote the strengths and
abilities of each individual. Support ranges from personal
care to practical support.
who are able to access our services:
- People with physical disabilities
- People with learning disabilities
- People with sensory impairments
- People with mental health needs
- Older people
- People with acquired brain injuries
- Family carer support
Do you want to be part of Shared Lives?
In Shared Lives, an adult who needs
support and accommodation becomes a regular visitor to, or moves in
with, a registered Shared Lives carer. Together, they share
family and community life. If you would like to be a Shared
Lives carer, fill in the form below and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org or
use the postal address given within the document.
Find out more
You can ask for help yourself or you may ask someone such as a
relative, friend or health professional to contact us on your
behalf. In the first instance contact should be made with:
- Shared Lives
The UK network for family-based and small-scale ways of supporting
adults. Our members are Shared Lives carers and schemes, Homeshare
programmes and micro-enterprises.
This page was last reviewed 13 June 2014 at 8:52.
The page is next due for review 10 December 2015.