We know that getting the right support can make life much easier. We can offer you the support you need.
How can we support you?
We offer flexible support, from a few hours a week to daily support all year round. We always try to find you support workers who you like.
We will adapt our service to fit what you want and need. Your options include:
If there is something else you would like support with, please ask us.
Where is the service available?
We can provide care and support in Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and Suffolk.
In Lowestoft, the Papworth Trust Centre Waveney offers a wide range of services for disabled people, those who need support with care, and carers themselves. To find out more about the services available, please visit the Waveney Centre page.
How much does it cost?
This service starts at £16.50 per hour. We will make sure you know how much your service will cost. We will work with you to try to make it fit your budget.
You can pay through a Personal Budget or direct payment, through Social Services, with your own money or in a few other ways, such as through an Individual Service Fund. We will ask you how you prefer to pay.
How do you get care and support?
1. Contact us for a free care assessment
2. We will send you service and price options
3. You get the care and support you want and need
What do our customers say?
Stevie uses our care and support service. He says:
"I can do a lot more on my own. Because they know what I need, if I've got a problem, they're there."
You can meet Stevie and find out more about what he has to say in this short film.
You can also read Margaret, Mark, Kevin and Fiona's stories here.
What else do we do?
My Leisure offers over 70 different leisure activities for you to have fun, meet new people and learn new skills. Activities include photography, cookery, keep fit and IT skills. We are always happy to hear new ideas.
Our Handyperson service offers practical support for big or small jobs around your home or garden. From building flat pack furniture to fitting ramps, we can help with a huge range of jobs.
Please contact us to find out more.
Care Quality Commission
We are registered with the Care Quality Commission - you can see our directory listing here.
Safeguarding means protecting people's health and wellbeing, and protecting them from abuse and neglect.
Papworth Trust has a responsibility to safeguard the people we support through our services. We take this responsibility very seriously. We have thorough policies and procedures in place to protect the health and wellbeing of people we support, including CRB checks and safeguarding training for all staff and volunteers.
If you would like to find out more about safeguarding at Papworth Trust, please contact Tony Shepherd, Interim Director of Operations. You can also find out more about safeguarding on the Care Quality Commission website.
If you have an enquiry, please get in touch:
or 01480 357200
Lines are open
Monday to Thursday:
8.30am - 5.30pm
Friday: 8.30am - 4pm
We are registered with the Care Quality Commission.
We also belong to the UK Home Care Association: