There are currently 48 active services
Adults & Children's Social Prescribing Service
Studies show that Patients with Social Prescriptions get better and feel better faster than those treated with medicine alone.
Beacon Befriending Service
Beacon is a befriending service offering 1:1 peer support for mental health. It is available to adults over 18 who live in the South Lakeland area.
The Befriending Service is led by the needs of the client but can include shopping, collecting prescriptions, one to one help with things like shopping, technology, having a cup of tea and a chat (appropriately socially distanced), accompanied walks or ju
Approved agents for the DWP offering help and assistance with Benefit Claims, offering support to complete applications for Benefits. Offering a form filling service for products and services.
We are currently only able to offer telephone support for bereaved adults, children and young people.
Blue Badge Application Support
The Blue Badge scheme aims to support people with severe mobility problems to access services and facilities by enabling them to park as close as possible to their destination. Our Officers provide practical assistance to apply fpor a Blue Badge.
Blue Badge Application Support
Offering help and assistance in applying for a new Blue Badge, along with supporting renewals.
Budgeting Advice Service
We recognise that being able to budget effectively is equally as important as having income maximised, as both aspects are required in order to ensure that older people are financially able to live safe, warm and independent lives.
Carers’ Resource provides support for carers no matter what their age, race, religion or needs.
Community Care Information and Advice
The Community Care system can be daunting and difficult for some older people to navigate at times, which is why our trained Officers are here to provide information, advice and guidance to ensure that older people get the support they require.
Debt Advice Service
Our Officers provide the vital debt advice in a friendly an impartial manner for those older people who may find themselves in this situation.
Digital Engagement Project & Tablet Loan Service
Helping our Clients become digitally connected by offering IT drop in sessions supported by volunteers, we provide a free three month tablet loan.
Falls Awareness and Risk Assessment
Our trained Customer Support Officers will visit the Client in their home environment to carry out a Risk Assessment of the property.
Falls Awareness and Risk Assessment Advice
Everyone is at risk of falls as they age; it’s a big cause of Hospital Admissions and can result in serious injuries and long term complications.
First Contact Information and Advice Service
We offer a wide range of quality services, from supporting you to stay independent, safe and warm in your own home to keeping fit and providing extensive social opportunities. Our services are for anyone in South Lakeland who is aged 50 or above.
Free Local Debt Help
CAP provide Free Local Debt Help in Craven. Phone appointments during COVID 19 are available immediately. Phone 0800 328 0006. Home visits will be available again after COVID 19.