Carers' Resource is the local, specialist carers' centre for the Bradford and Airedale, Harrogate and Ripon, and Craven districts of Yorkshire.

Home From Hospital

Last changed: Thursday 21 January, 2021

Hospital support services continue

Last changed: Friday 15 May, 2020

Our services that support vulnerable patients aged over-55 when they leave hospital are still running. The free Home from Hospital services in the Bradford district and North Yorkshire ease a patient’s return home, help them to rebuild confidence and independence, and aim to prevent hospital readmission. Home from…
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Come and join our volunteers – lots of exciting roles on offer

Last changed: Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Numerous volunteering opportunities – from helping in the office to supporting people after a stay in hospital – are up for grabs supporting carers and clients in the Bradford district. From making visits to clients at home to helping run social groups for carers, all our volunteers are ‘vital and…
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Home from Hospital in the news

Last changed: Tuesday 21 March, 2017

The success of our Home from Hospital service is praised in today’s Telegraph & Argus. Well done to the team and volunteers who give support to people after leaving hospital – helping prevent readmission, and helping people to regain their independence. Service manager Shelley Marshall says the service…
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Open day to show professionals how we support carers and clients

Last changed: Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Professionals who work with carers and vulnerable people will be able to find out about the wide range of services on offer at our Bradford district open day. It will be held at our office in Shipley on Wednesday, 15 February, 10am to 12.30pm. Colleagues working in Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale…
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Home From Hospital in the news

Last changed: Friday 25 September, 2015

Our amazing Home From Hospital team in Shipley has been featured in an article in the Bradford Telegraph and Argus about how the Home From Hospital service helps alleviate the problem of older people being left in hospital because they lack support at home. Carers’ Resource is very proud of the…
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Home from Hospital helps people readjust to homelife – thanks to volunteers

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Our Home from Hospital service in Bradford provides people with the help they need after leaving hospital – and is supported by a team of volunteers. It also prevents readmissions as volunteers help people regain their confidence and independence. It has been deemed a ‘lifeline’ by a grateful Bradford couple,…
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Project stops 250 patients from being re-admitted to Bradford hospitals

Last changed: Wednesday 10 August, 2016

A ground-breaking support project stopping Bradford and Airedale patients being re-admitted to hospital has saved the NHS and taxpayers as much as £136,000. The Home from Hospital scheme run by the Carers’ Resource is being hailed a success for helping patients ease back into everyday life after being allowed…
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Home from Hospital scheme expands across Bradford and Airedale

Last changed: Friday 25 September, 2015

Easing hospital patients into everyday life poised to expand across Bradford and Airedale For Ilkley pensioner Kempton Cannon, returning to his empty house after a spell in hospital was set to be a daunting prospect. The 90-year-old former painter and decorator from Addingham was anxious about how he would cope…
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