Home from Hospital Wiltshire

Home from Hospital 250This free service offers a range of practical help and support when you return home after leaving hospital. 

It's available for a short period when you return home after leaving hospital and is available to anyone aged 18 or over. 

We can help with:

  • Up to six weeks of home visits or phone calls to check you're ok and settling back home
  • Shopping and collecting prescriptions
  • Transport to follow-up medical appointments
  • Emotional support
  • Food preparation
  • Laundry and other light domestic duties
  • Making sure your home is warm and comfortable
  • Managing any bills, correspondence and form filling e.g. help with claiming benefits
  • Arranging longer-term social care or practical support at home

The Trust provides this service in partnership with Age UK and the Red Cross.


Tel: 01793 646375

Further information

Please see: Support services

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