Adults

  1. Survey of Adult Carers 2021

    Every two years the government requires Local Authorities to conduct a national survey of adult carers.  The previous survey took place in the Autumn of 2018.  The survey due in Autumn 2020 was postponed due to COVID-19 and took place in Autumn 2021.   On this…
  2. Technology Enabled Care (TEC) for Adults

    Technology Enabled Care (TEC) Technology enabled care is equipment and technology to help you stay independent.  An example is having a ‘lifeline’ which is a call button worn as a pendant or around your neck. Some of the benefits of technology enabled care are: increasing…
  3. Travel (Adults)

    Public transport takes on many forms. For longer journeys, you can use  trains or long-distance coaches, and airplanes. On the other hand, you can use buses, community transport and taxis to cover shorter distances.
  4. Welfare Benefits (Adults)

    Welfare Benefits Each year, more than £3.5 billion of pension credit and housing benefit goes unclaimed by older people in the UK. Are you eligible? Find a benefits calculator to check whether you are eligible This page includes information on a nunber of welfare benefits. …
  5. Wellbeing (Adults)

    Wellbeing Research has shown that being lonely or isolated can affect people’s health and wellbeing. Being lonely presents as much as a risk to health as smoking or alcohol consumption and is more of a risk than obesity or lack of exercise.  Loneliness and social…
  6. You said, we did (Adults)

    What you've told us so far We have been developing the Adults pages on the Peterborough Information Network (PIN) website following the feedback received from service users, carers and professionals. Here are some of the changes we have made over the last few months.  If…
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