Making Connections Walsall (MCW) is a new service in Walsall for older people who are lonely and / or socially isolated and who would benefit from social contact. This service provides older people with an opportunity to explore their social needs and interests, build their social networks and engage in community activities.
This service does not replace social care, clinical care or treatment services. Service users referred into this service will be offered the opportunity to have a Safe and Well Visit undertaken by West Midlands Fire Service.
You can refer in three simple steps:
Advise the service users about the MCW programme
Obtain consent to refer
Complete and email the attached referral form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please see attached the Referral forms for Professionals and also the Service Flyer for service users, their families and their careers.
Please ensure consent to refer to this service has been gained for the MCW service and for a Safe and Well visit before making the referral.