East Lothian Council

Supporting you at home

Services and support

Photo - Older man and nurse

Care at Home provides support to help you live as independently as possible in your own home.

Services are available, following assessment, to people of all ages who are eligible for Care at Home support in East Lothian. the service aims to provide packages of support to meet the identified needs of individuals, their families and carers.

Our Home Care support workers can help you with personal care tasks, such as:

  • washing and dressing
  • taking and managing your medication
  • going to the toilet  

Home care services are offered seven days a week (including public holidays).

You can also find out more about our Meals Service in our meals at home section.

The Care at Home service is provided by East Lothian Council or by private organisations we contract to provide high-quality home care.

Assessment, eligibility and charging for services

We use assessments to make sure appropriate recommendations are made to support your needs. To find out more about this and our charging policy, please read our assessment of need section.

To arrange an assessment, please contact using the details on the left of your screen.

East Lothian Council, John Muir House, Haddington, EH41 3HA

Telephone: 01875 824309

East Lothian Council, John Muir House Brewery Park Haddington East Lothian EH41 3HA.