Working out what care you need
Your first step should be to ask Haringey Council for a care needs assessment. They will identify where you might need extra support from social care and together you will agree a care and support plan.
What to expect from a care assessment
A social care professional will usually come to see you to find out how you’re managing everyday tasks. You may be offered a telephone or online assessment.
What is social care?
Social care is the general term used to refer to a variety of extra support and professional help you may need to carry out daily tasks with ease and live comfortably.
Types of social care services
Help with everyday tasks like washing, dressing or making dinner.
Simple changes to your home to help make things more manageable.
Care in a residential setting, including 24-hour care in a care home or nursing home.
Housing options that let you live independently while offering support on-site.