March 2019

New Healthcare Permit parking scheme will help carers spend more time supporting vulnerable people in Cornwall

Added on 29/03/2019, in News - News

People who receive care in their home and the carers who deliver that care are set to benefit from a new parking scheme being trialled by Cornwall Council from 01 April.

Innovative Supported Living scheme officially opens in Porthpean

Added on 28/03/2019, in News - News

A Cornwall Council scheme of 7 new spacious one bedroom homes in Porthpean near St Austell, designed to support learning disabled adults with a range of eligible health and social care needs to live independently, was officially opened yesterday (27 March 2019).

Alexa could help combat loneliness in Cornwall

Added on 18/03/2019, in News - News

People who are at risk of being socially isolated, for example after a spell in hospital, could soon have an Echo Spot installed in their home to allow them to communicate with a loved one more easily.