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Age UK Portsmouth Help Around the Home

Help Around The Home service is designed to assist older people who may need a little extra help and support to maintain their independence at home.
Supports people living in the Portsmouth area

16–18 Kingston Road
United Kingdom
02392 291999

Caring for You

Our dedicated and experienced care workers give one-to-one care to all our clients. We help maintain their independence and enable them to lead a more acceptable and dignified way of life. 

82 Locksway Road
United Kingdom
02392 738417

Family Welfare Association

COVID-19 Update: Internet and/or Telephone Based

Clothing and household goods for families in need

United Kingdom
02392 811407


Face-to-face coach runs will be replaced with calls or socially distanced, outdoor visits.
Community missions are being set up under new guidance.
Our official group runs are on hold for the foreseeable future.
Missions will continue to operate during this period with enhanced safety procedures.

GoodGym Portsmouth helps you get fit by doing good. We run to help out older people in Portsmouth with one-off tasks that they are no longer able to do on their own.

020 3432 3920

Handy Person Service (Homecheck)

COVID-19 Update: Continuing to provide the service and we will adapt where necessary.

Now known as the Handy Person Service

"Help me stay safe and living independently in my own home". Homesafety and security checks for those in need of advice or additional support. Provide keysafes, stairgates, cupboard locks, safety chains, smoke and CO2 alarms and many more bits of safety equipment for the home.

United Kingdom
02392 834460

Home Support Service

Get help during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
If you need practical or emotional advice, the latest coronavirus information or just to hear a friendly voice, the British Red Cross can help you find the support you are looking for.

Support at Home from British Red Cross

United Kingdom
02392 753262

MHA Live at Home Scheme

COVID-19 Update: Open as usual adhering to the latest government COVID-19 Advice for Care Services

MHA runs a Live at Home scheme and provides community based services and activities for older people.

Highland Road
United Kingdom
02392 471313

Royal Voluntary Service Portsmouth QA Home From Hosptial

When you need more support than usual after returning home following a hospital stay, our volunteers can help you to get back on your feet and feel confident to remain independent.

0330 555 0310

Salvation Army : Good Neighbours

The Good Neighbours scheme is a befriending and support service intended for vulnerable adults and carers who suffer the effects of social and emotional isolation. The scheme operates in the city of Portsmouth.

Lake Road
United Kingdom
02392 890958