Social Care/ Community Support

Community Connectors Service

Whether you are feeling lonely, or are looking to become physically active but need help with motivation, want support to find out how to take part in activities in your community then the British Red Cross can help 

FREE service, receiving up to 12 weeks support, tailored to each person's needs and goals. Locally we have Tracey who will support you. 

  • Lonley & isolated 
  • Need to reconnect with the community
  • Would like carer support & signposting to groups, days centres & benefits 
  • Advice & signposting about keeping fit and healthy 
  • Have anxiety but would like to get out more 
  • Experience helping people with learning disabilities 
  • Experience with Princess Royal Trust for Carers in Hampshire & they have a lot of experience in supporting unpaid carers

Make an appointment via reception 0118 981 4166 or 

Telephone: Tracey on 07885 804 254

Download Referral Form > Email back to RuralWest@redcross.org.uk

Proactive Care Nurse

The proactive care service supports vulnerable, isolated patients aged 65 years and over who may have complex physical or mental health needs, to remain in their own homes safely for as long as possible

The service aims to prevent hospital admissions where possible with clinical support and signposting to social community services and care services

Contact the care coordinator via our surgery 0118 981 4166

Proactive Care Service .pdf

Befriending Services

The Silver Line is a FREE confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

NeighbourCare Befriending Service offers a volunteer to go to your house once a week for a chat over a cup of tea 

Loddon Valley Day Centre

Ambrose Allen Centre Tadley; They offer a safe environment, three days a week (currently Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10am to 3pm) for vulnerable people over 55 years old living in Tadley and surrounding areas 

Variety of daily activities. Fees include two-course hot lunch 

Contact day care manager on 0118 981 3868

Foot Care Age Concern

Qualified chiropodists/podiatrists that offer low-cost toenail cutting and to provide a basic foot health check

Appointments are charged at £15 and £10 one-off charge for your foot care kit

Call the foot care administrator on 01489 572819