“Just the thought that people are listening is a big help - done me the world of good!”
Voluntary Link Work
What is voluntary link work?
Telford and Wrekin CVS have a sub-contract arrangement with Age UK Shropshire funded by Telford and Wrekin Council and Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Group to provide community-based solutions for people to promote safety and reduce hospital admission.
How it works?
There is a Link Worker who is based with colleagues within the Rapid Response team who works creatively to find healthy solutions to maintain their health and well-being.
What are the services provided?
Community based solutions for people to ensure being safely cared for closer to home.
Identify need and provide necessary support through working with many providers in the heart of where you live.
Signposting non- medical Support.
Provide information, advice and support by signposting and referring to many organisations across Telford who can help you to remain cared for closer to your home.
“Very pleased with the help I have had & my support’s still going on from THRIVE”
For more information about Voluntary Link Work project , please contact a member of Telford and Wrekin CVS team on: 01952 580354
“I am so pleased with the support I have received from this service; so courteous and helpful”
Can' thank you enough
My support worker still visits, helped with finances and debt management”