The organisations include WRVS (formally the Women's Royal Voluntary Service) in most of the County; Age UK in parts of Craven; and the Sherburn Visiting Service in Sherburn and the surrounding area.
The County Council's role is now only to signpost people in the direction of meals providers. People are able to discuss directly with providers the type of meal and the number of meals per week they require. Payment is directly agreed with the meal providers.
Telephone: 01723 583309
Age Concern North Craven
Telephone: 01729 823066
Sherburn Visiting Service
Telephone: 01977 681828
Related information from NHS Choices
Eat well over 60
Your body changes as you get older, but a balanced diet will help contribute towards your good health. A good diet is vital to help you to maintain a healthy weight, and will provide you with the nutrients your body needs to keep working well. For more information on healthy eating, see the NHS Choices Eat well over 60page.
Carers Direct - support services
If you are a carer, there is a wide variety of services available in most areas to support the person you're looking after and yourself. For general information, including details of the Crossroads services, see the Carers Direct - support servicespage from NHS Choices.
Customer services centre (social care enquiries)
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Tel: 0845 034 9410
Fax: 01609 532009
Compliments, complaints, comments and concerns (adult social care)
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Tel: 01609 532638
Fax: 01609 532025