How we will help you
We will help you decide if Shared Lives is right for you.
You can meet a family and try it out. You can have time to think about what you want.
When you live or stay with a Shared Lives family, you are part of Shared Lives South West and we are there to help you in any way we can.
We will help you find the right Shared Lives family.
We will work with you to set up your service so that it supports you to life live how you want.
We will set up the funding for the service.
And we will help you to manage your money so you can pay toward your service and still have money to spend.
We will visit you to make sure you are OK.
We will check you are getting the support you need and that you are enjoying your life with our family.
We want you to reach your goals and ambitions.
We want you to be able to choose how you live your life.
We will ask you what you want to achieve and what you like to do.
We will make sure your Shared Lives carer understands this and helps you to make it happen.
Your Shared Lives carer will support you to do the things you want to do.
We will work with you to set up your service so that it supports you to life live how you want and helps you to achieve your goals.