Your favourite existing health app

Rally Round

Rally Round helps carers seek and co-ordinate practical help from family and friends - fetching the shopping, cutting the grass, mending the dripping tap etc. It can also help reduce loneliness "Can someone please pop in Thurs after 2pm to see John, as he's been on his own for 2 days". Rally Round is at www.rallyroundme.com and a video tour is at www.rallyroundme.com/tour The 'state of play' for each person being helped ...more »

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Your favourite existing health app

OASIS - Online Mental Health Support

OASIS - Online Access to Services, Information and Support is in development to provide online support to people in mental health and wellbeing. As many as 1 in 4 of us experience some form of mental health condition at some time in our lives. The OASIS project is being developed by Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Foundation Trust (CPFT). We will review and signpost other online mental health apps, so if you are developing ...more »

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Care in the home

I think it would be great to set up a scheme whereby local people could be mobalised to care for people at home rather Than sending them to care homes. It could work following an assessment by either social services or the health service with the continuing care carried out by a local team who would do all a loved one would do. For example a retired person could provide company to avoid isolation. In this way savings ...more »

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