Lucia Urquhart is our Hospital Support Worker. She can offer information and support to you as a carer, while the person you care for is in Halton, Warrington or Whiston Hospitals.
When they are ready to come home, Lucia can provide you with information on support services available to you in the community. She will also explain the hospital discharge process to you and may also attend meetings with you if you require additional support eg. continuing healthcare and discharge planning meetings. Lucia will also advise you about the services that might be available to you, such as:
- State Benefits
- One to one emotional support
- Social Work services
- Dementia Awareness courses
- Carers’ Assessment
- Young Carers’ services
- Social activities
- Whole family support
- Links to other local organisations and services who may be able to support you.
How you can get help from this service
For more information contact Lucia Urquhart on 01928 580182 or e mail email@example.com