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Home From Hospital

Home from Hospital is a FREE service helping patients make a seamless transition from hospital to home by providing a variety of help and support, as well as giving reassurance and building confidence.  

The service is available for patients living in North Yorkshire or East Riding of Yorkshire.

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Who is Home from Hospital for?

Who is Home from Hospital for?

Adults aged 18 and over that:

  • Have had an admission to hospital
  • Have had a day case procedure
  • Have been seen in the A&E department
What the service provides

What the service provides

  • Shopping
  • Prescription collection
  • Telephone/home visit support
  • Liaising with Health and Social Care professionals
  • Helping to set up services and support for the future
  • Providing emotional support for family and friends that are caring for a person that has been recently discharged from hospital
What the service cannot provide

What the service cannot provide

  • Personal Care (including washing, dressing and toileting)
  • Medical Care (giving medication and other medical care)
  • Respite Care (including complex needs)
What do people say about our service?

What do people say about our service?

"I am so grateful you have been able to get my shopping so I don't have to rely upon my family as much".

"My worker was really knowledgeable and able to help find other places who could help me"

“Thank you so much you helped me get what we needed for dad now he is getting older, its nice to know the service exists”

North Yorkshire County Council