First Contact Bristol

The Bristol Ageing Better (BAB) First Contact scheme is a partnership of agencies in Bristol including: Bristol City Council, Avon Fire & Rescue, advice agencies and charities.

The partnership is trying to ensure that any residents over the age of 50 in Bristol are able to access the services and support they may need by way of a simple checklist form that is completed when visiting older people.

Bristol Ageing Better is a wide Partnership of older people and organisations across Bristol who are working together to develop services and support for older people that address isolation and loneliness.

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Agencies include:

  • Well Aware
  • Bristol Community Health
  • Age UK Bristol
  • Talking Money
  • Alzheimer’s Society
  • Avon Fire & Rescue Service
  • Carers Support Centre Bristol and South Gloucestershire
  • Centre for Deaf & hard of hearing
  • Centre for Sustainable Energy
  • BAB Community Navigators
  • Public Health Bristol
  • We Care Home Improvements

To find out more contact 0808 808 5252

You can self refer or refer someone else by filling in the online checklist here

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Service details

  • Is there a cost for these services? no
  • How can people access this service? Referrals through any of the above agencies
Updated: more than six months ago.
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