We are working to ensure that children on the Isle of Wight are supported to get the best start in life that will lead to good health and wellbeing. This will provide the foundation to ensure they are able to achieve the best opportunities and keep as healthy and well as possible throughout their lives.
We want to ensure that families, individuals and communities are thriving and resilient with access to good jobs, affordable housing, leisure activities, lifelong training, education and learning, health and care services are are able to enjoy the place in which they live.
We want to ensure that people on the Isle of Wight are able to live independently in their own homes with appropriate care support. We want to make sure older residents are supported to play an active role in their communities and supported to maintain and develop their social and community networks.
A helpful first port of call is Isle Help - a really useful online information gateway which provides advice and signposting for a whole raft of health and care services for those living on the Isle of Wight: from financial support for carers, and guidance for finding a care home to support for addictions, and help in a crisis. Simply click on the words Isle Help in this section (or at the bottom of each page) to access to website.
Posted on: 2nd September 2019
£800,000 investment in community services to benefit local people