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Home from hospital discharge scheme

Wales

The home from hospital discharge scheme helps patients leave hospital when their medical and nursing needs have been met. We provide them with emotional and practical support for a period of up to six weeks – immediately after discharge – to ease the transition from hospital to home. 

The service is open to all adult patients in the unitary authorities of Neath, Port Talbot and Carmarthenshire.

We also help patients (aged 18-65) referred from hospitals in the Swansea NHS Trust. We can support people for up to 12 weeks after they are discharged.

Step 1. Contact Us


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Step 2. Service Locations

  • 1. Home from hospital, Abergele

    North Wales Business Park
    Cae Eithin
    Abergele

    LL22 8LJ

    01745 828366

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  • 2. Home from hospital, Bangor

    Main Foyer
    Ysbyty Gwynedd
    Bangor

    LL57 2PW

    01248 364677

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  • 3. Home from hospital, Cardigan

    Unit 20 Parc Teifi Business Park
    Cardigan
    Ceredigion

    SA43 1EW

    01239 615945

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  • 4. Home from hospital, Holywell

    Holywell Community Hospital
    Halkyn Road
    Holywell

    CH8 7TZ

    01352 718374

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  • 5. Home from hospital, Neath

    The Ropewalk
    Neath

    SA11 1EW

    01639 639894

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  • 6. Home from hospital, Powys

    The Watton
    Brecon, Powys

    LD3 7EH

    01874 611984

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  • 7. Home from hospital, Swansea

    Kidwelly House
    Charter Court
    Phoenix Way, Swansea

    SA7 9FS

    01792 772146

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  • 8. Home from hospital, Wrexham

    Wrexham Maelor Hospital
    Croesnewydd Road
    Wrexham

    LL13 7TD

    01978 725204

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  • 9. Home from hospital, Llanelli

    Scarlet Court, 2nd Floor
    Heol Aur, Dafen industrial Estate
    Dafen, Llanelli

    SA14 8QN

    01554 745480

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