Wales Council of the Blind

Community Care Services

Definition: Services helping people live full and independent lives. They are intended to help people overcome particular difficulties, and to assist people to live in their own home/local area, for as long as possible.

Category: adult social care

Credit: Department of Health

Source: Glossary of Adult Social Care Terms

Library records mentioning Community Care Services

Help from Social Services (Starting Out) Guidance - [Library Type]

This guide explains the help you can get from social services to continue leading an independent life if you’re affected by sight loss. This help and support – often called ‘community care’ or ‘social care’ – can include specialist help for blind and partially sighted people, as well as help for anyone who looks after you. (England-focused).