Staying independent

Stay safe well, and independent

There are lots of ways to increase your confidence and help you live safely at home. This might mean making your home easier to live in. There is also equipment and technology which can help. Strength and balance exercises can help reduce the risk of falls.

Further sources of support

  • Care Network Community Navigators help older, isolated and vulnerable people in Cambridgeshire to stay independent. They can also help you keep in touch with friends and your community
  • Age UK Cambridgeshire and Peterborough provides extra support for older people in Fenland, East Cambs and Huntingdonshire when you need it most. This includes support with bereavement, money and paperwork