Living Well in Suffolk

Find out how you can stay healthy, active and independent at home and in your community.

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Start by finding ideas and support to Live Well 

Woman and her daughter using the self-assesmentWe have an online self-assessment tool that can help you stay living well. 

You can use it to find: 

  • what care or support needs you have
  • equipment, adaptations and services that might help you stay in your own home
  • local groups, clubs and events in your community that can help you remain active, healthy and independent
  • if you're eligible for social care funding and support from the council
  • how to request social care support if you need it

Proceed to the self-assessment



More ways to Live Well in Suffolk

Older man using kettle tipperHelp to stay at home

You can live well in your own home for longer with: 

  • equipment or technology to make everyday things easier
  • adaptations to your home
  • meals or shopping delivered to you
  • personal assistant to help you at home

Find help to stay at home



Older woman enjoying swimmingKeeping well and active 

You can find local support to stay active, healthy and living well, including: 

  • groups, clubs and activities in your community
  • healthy eating and fitness advice 
  • local transport options to help you get out and about
  • volunteering and work opportunities

Learn how to keep well and active



Woman helping older woman with paperworkPlan for your future care needs 

It's important to plan for the future. You can find out:

  • how paying for care works
  • whether you might need to pay for any care in future
  • how much you might need to contribute to any care costs

Read about paying for care



Man caring for older man in wheelchairFind support if you're a carer

If you look after someone, there's lots of support and guidance available to help you. This includes: 

  • financial support 
  • health and wellbeing support
  • carers' events and community support
  • carer breaks and respite options 

Find support if you're a carer


If you need more help 

Find out more about care and support for adults in Suffolk.

Download copies of our Living Well leaflet

You can download our Living Well in Suffolk leaflet (PDF, 1.32MB).

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