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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

Our response to the coronavirus outbreak is continuing – and our focus is on keeping critical services running, particularly those supporting vulnerable people.

We are currently working through the detail of the latest government announcements which affect Leicester city and parts of the county. 

Find out more about the support and guidance available, and any changes to our services.

Increased restrictions for Leicester and parts of Leicestershire  

Leicestershire County Council Shared Lives Service

Shared Lives is a great alternative to home care and care home facilities for young and older adults with disabilities or without disabilities. Individuals move in with or regularly visit their Shared Lives carer and together they share family and community life.

To access the Shared Lives service, you can self refer but will need to have eligible care and support needs and will need to request an assessment from Adult Social Care. 

If you are a professional, you can complete the online professional referral form.

Referral process
To access the Shared Lives service, the individual can self refer but will need to have eligible care and support needs and will need to request an assessment from Adult Social Care. If you are a professional, you can complete the online professional referral form.
Services
Advice and support, Day care and day services, Education, learning and employment, Health and wellbeing, Leisure and recreation, Respite and short breaks, Transport and mobility
Location
Blaby, Charnwood, Harborough, Hinckley and Bosworth, Melton, North West Leicestershire, Oadby and Wigston
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