We’ll help source practical help at home, point you towards advice on debt or income management, help with housing, schools and employers, and offer social and emotional support. We’ll help you consider planning ahead, your wishes for your care.
The Social Work service is available to all patients, their carers and families who are receiving care from ACCORD Hospice
Aims of the Service
Provide social work advice, guidance and support on practical and financial matters
Establish and identify supportive services within the community
Help to reduce social isolation and exclusion
Assist with discharge planning
What You Can Expect
To work in partnership with the social worker
To be treated as an individual
Respect for diversity, values and different cultures
Equal opportunities for all
Staff to challenge discrimination, unfair or unequal treatment of groups or individuals on the basis of their race, gender, class, age, culture, religion, sexuality or ability.
“Thank you so much for the care and support you provided and for the compassion shown towards myself during such a difficult time”
Download our Social Work Leaflet
Here you will find information about the Social Work service at ACCORD