Metropolitan

SWiSH

Southwark Wellbeing Support at Home (SWiSH) helps customers to remain at home, living their own lives safely and as independently as possible by avoiding unnecessary or unplanned hospital admissions.

SWiSH provides support for up to 12 weeks including:

  • home visits
  • drop-in sessions
  • advice and signposting to other services
  • practical support
  • advocacy
  • home audits

To use the SWiSH service:

  • you must be over 18, vulnerable or frail and require assistance to avoid hospital admission
  • your needs would be best met through short-term support
  • you may need some help accessing more appropriate services and/or support.

You need to be referred to the service by social services hospital discharge teams. For more information callĀ 020 7252 2529.