Organisation type: Voluntary or Community Sector
Aster Living exists to provide healthy, happy communities - where people can live their lives as independently as possible; choosing and controlling their care and support and acting and working together to overcome barriers and find shared solutions.
We operate a variety of services across Somerset for people who are older, vulnerable or disabled, we support approximately 20,000 customers.
The philosophy on which our services are built means we maintain focus on the needs of the vulnerable people being supported and maximising their choice through promotion of independence. Our systems and process therefore ensure that the customer is at the heart of what we do.
Services we offer :
Telecare – Telecare personal alarms and sensors for safety and peace of mind.
HandiHelp – Practical services that are available if booked in advance and include electrical work, plumbing, home security, room clearance, helping with house moves, fitting curtain rails and shelves, minor repairs.
Care and Repair – Repairing or adapting your home to help you maintain your independence – stair lift installation, level access showers, extensions and ramps.
Heating and Energy Efficiency Advice : Help in heating your home and keeping it energy efficient.
Home from Hospital – Practical help to assist you on your return home from hospital, including preparing the house for your return, tending to minor house repairs and a free telecare alarm for eight weeks.