accessibility & help

Support at home

West Scotland

We provide short-term practical and emotional support at home to help people regain their independence.

Find out more about support at home.

If you are a health and social care commissioner, please look at our information for commissioners.

Please note that our services exclude direct personal care.  For information on our care in the home programmes please contact our area office.

Step 1. Contact Us

4 Nasmyth Place
G52 4PR

0141 891 4000

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Step 2. Service Locations

  • 1. Support at home, Ayr

    18 Wellington Square

    KA7 1HA

    01292 263946

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  • 2. Support at home, Bellshill

    5 Hunter Street

    ML4 1RN

    01698 743590

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  • 3. Support at home, Cumbernauld

    Glenhove Road

    G67 2LF

    01698 743590

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  • 4. Support at home, Dumfries

    North Lodge
    Nithbank, Dumfries

    DG1 2RZ

    01387 739852

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  • 5. Support at home, Helensburgh

    116 East Princes Street

    G84 7DQ

    01436 672507

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Read stories of people we've helped

Carer Phillip got Red Cross support and now he has learnt specialist skills, met new people and is busy helping party goers over the festive season.

Second World War veterans, Ray and Arthur, make a memorial trip to the battlefields with our support.

After a heart attack and stroke, bowls enthusiast Connie thought she would never play the sport she loved again.

After losing both her husband and much of her eyesight, Hilda was at her very lowest ebb – until our volunteer helped her rediscover a zest for life.

Anyone who has heart surgery in their eighties will naturally need a bit of initial support – which is why Theresa turned to us for help.

When disabled pensioner Maureen Gallagher needed extra support at home, the Red Cross stepped in to help.

Independent living: help people at home

Woman at her front door greeting the volunteer who's bringing her groceries

From giving people confidence to doing a weekly shop, our volunteers help people to live independently in their own home.