Helping people who are home from hospital
Reach Out is a project that aims to reduce loneliness in those who have recently been discharged from hospital, by linking them up with a volunteer in their neighbourhood who can offer companionship or support to help them to feel less lonely and isolated.
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Our ProjectThe project managed by NHCVS who work in collaboration with #TeamHerts Volunteering, Hertfordshire County Council (HCC) and Oxford Computer Consultants (OCC).
The project uses Ami, a web-based secure platform developed by OCC. Ami has been designed as part of OCC’s CSR remit and aims to build stronger communities and reduce loneliness by making it easier and quicker to find people to connect with in the local community.
Clients will be referred to Reach Out North Herts and Stevenage by Herts Help Hospital & Community Navigation Service, which acts as a gateway to voluntary services for clients in Hertfordshire.