Enhancing Intermediate care pathways and options of care for individuals who are at risk of requiring a care home placement. Particularly those discharged from hospital including those who become or at risk of becoming delayed discharges.
The 55up Financial advice project set up by Voluntary Action South Ayrshire is supporting older people with financial advice to support their wider independence and well-being. This case study illustrates one of the clients situation, the support offered and the difference made.
How to try and promote awareness and a greater understanding of the 3rd and independent sector to health and council staff.
Promoting the services that third sector and independent sector can and do already provide for older people and how they can prevent avoidable admissions and delayed discharges. Also how to access the organisations and services their, referral systems, costs etc