Rapid Response Home Care Service

The Rapid Response Home Care Service provides home care service to older people in their own homes for a time-limited period. Patients accepted will require the service short term and it will be tailored to meet their individual needs.

The service will be responsive, accessible and delivered within agreed time scales, and will provide innovative combinations of care packages that focus on personal care, domestic tasks and rehabilitation.

Accessing the service

To access the service, professional staff should contact the Intermediate care service coordinator for their area:

East Antrim area,
Tel: 078 4197 0676

Antrim/Ballymena area
Tel: 075 2589 7215

Midulster area
Tel: 075 2589 7215

Base address
Spruce House
Braid Valley Hospital Site
Cushendall Road
Ballymena

Out of hours (5 pm – 10.30 pm and weekends) contact numbers:
Antrim/Ballymena
Tel: 07841926503

East Antrim
Tel: 078 4180 3918

Mid Ulster
Tel: 078 4192 6503

The service is provided in the above areas from 7.30 am - 10.30 pm with the last referral taken at 10 pm. 

Page last updated:10 January 2011