Today is the Southwark Carers staff Christmas meal and that means the office will be closing at 12pm.
We apologise for any inconvenience in advance and we will be back to pick up any messages on our return. If there is an enquiry that isn’t urgent then you can leave a message on our answering machine on 02077084497 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For social care emergencies relating to an adult, please call Southwark Contact Adult Social Care on 02075253324. For social care emergencies relating to a child, please call Children’s Social Care on 02075251921. In an emergency that requires immediate attention the emergency services on 999.
We are aiming to sort out all outstanding respite calls for the weekend and for Monday/Tuesday next week. If there are any left unconfirmed by the respite agency we will inform carers with bookings and give them the relevant number to enquire directly with the agency. In the unlikely event you do not receive a call and you have no information about a respite booking for the weekend/early next week, here are some numbers for the most common agencies we use. If you do not know the agency you use, the most common ones we refer people to are London Care and Thames Homecare.
London Care – 02072320718
Thames Homecare – 02077015161
Medacs Healthcare – 02086863842
MiHomecare – 02076352241
CareOLine – 02086567888
Brook Street – 02086498333
Advantage Healthcare Group – 02082561990
Nearest tube – Elephant & Castle underground station (Northern and Bakerloo lines).
Nearest Railway Station – Elephant & Castle
Buses from Elephant and Castle – ask bus driver for Burgess Park. Bus numbers: 12, 171, 148, 176, 68, 484, 42, 40, 45