Information For Over 50's
Factsheet of Services Available for Older People
Some of the terms used by the various
organisations dealing with Older People care services may not have
obvious meanings. After receiving feedback from our service users
saying that they had experienced difficulties and confusion in
understanding the terminology used, we put together a fact sheet
that helps to clarify the various expressions.
Please feel free to print off and/or
download and save this document if you find it useful.
Please click on the link below to
access the factsheet:
Services Available for Older People
Information provided by the Bedford Borough Council Supported
Visiting Support for Older People in the Community - Places for
· FREE Support home visit
· Provide low level client-led
support and advice.
· Focusing on meeting the
individual’s housing–related, social and support needs.
· Promote safety and security
of clients, maximise the benefits of aids, adaptations and
· Support independent
living and social inclusion.
This service is provided by Places for
For more information, please click
view the Places for People Visiting Support Leaflet or contact them
6 Leven Walk
Telephone: 01234 269226