Do you want to find groups and support in the community that might help you improve your health and wellbeing? You can find lots of local support from charities to social groups in the Phoenix Health PCN Directory.
Referrals for care and aids and adaptations assessments
The Wycombe Talking Newspaper (WTN) is a free service for people who are blind, visually impaired, or have other reading disabilities which make it difficult to keep up to date with what is going on in the local areas of High Wycombe, Marlow, and Princes Risborough.
Prevention matters is a free short term service that will help you build a more independent and fulfilling life. Make friends, feel safer, regain confidence, remain active, develop hobbies, improve your health, be part of the community, attend local event, access a range of local support. – PLEASE BE AWARE, you are NOT eligible for this service if you have a care package in place.
A range of services providers to assist with enabling the elderly to remain independent in their own homes Trusted Tradesmen.
Our pilot project aimed at increasing movement and confidence in physical activity in older people. This is in conjunction with our friends at Fitswarm and is FREE.
Offering a range of different courses from painting, sewing, mediation, mindfulness and much more – Please visit the website for more information on dates and times and venues – and a full range of courses offered. Funding is targeted to support people who otherwise might not be able to afford to attend adult learning courses, including those on low incomes, jobseeker and others referred by community partner organisations.
delivering better digital skills in the UK through empowering, supporting and inspiring trusted intermediaries or Digital Champions.
The Gardening & Wellbeing Service offers opportunities for people of all ages to volunteer together with vulnerable and socially isolated participants in activities such as maintaining their own garden or growing fruit, vegetables and plants. This can be part of a supervised team involving a group of volunteers or independently on a one-to-one basis with the support of the gardening team.
A foot care specialist will visit to cut toenails and look after feet, they will carry out an assessment and visit regularly as needed. each client will need to have a footcare kit, which can be purchased from the chiropodist.
Provides hot meals delivered to individuals, hare homes and day centres and nurseries. Special diets e.g. gluten free, vegetarian, puree, soft, fortified diets catered for. Elderly and vulnerable residents may be entitled to a discount. contact Buckinghamshire early adult help team for this
Provides pre-prepared meals which can be heated in an oven or microwave. No subscription, order as needed. Complex dietry requirements e.g soft, puree, gluten free, dairy free etc catered for
Delivers pre-prepared frozen meals which can be cooked in an oven or microwave. Caters for a large number of dietary requirements. No subscription charges
Provides advice on all aspects of daily life for the elderly community
A handyperson is available to do odd maintenance jobs around the house. service users are charged at an hourly rate. This also extends to gardening.
A service to find Driving assessments/refreshers for your needs, to also help you recognize how you’re driving is changing.
Whether you’re looking for a care home or ideas on staying independent at home, our Care Choices website has been designed to make it easy for you.
Whether you are getting older, have recently been in hospital, have a disability or are caring for someone, we can help.
Friends Against Scams is a National Trading Standards Scams Team initiative which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering people to take a stand against scams.
This is the adult social care team – somebody has to have an assessment through SS to access this team support.