Mission & Objectives

 

Fitz Lewis, Chair of the Board
Fitz Lewis, Chair of the Board

OUR MISSION

 

The mission of the African Caribbean Care Group is to ensure the wellbeing of members by:

  • Providing culturally appropriate health and social care.
  • Creating opportunities and avenues for self-expression of views and opinions.
  • Supporting equal access to our service.
  • Involving service users in planning of services to meet individual needs.
  • Creating a warm, friendly and welcoming service.
  • Working with young people to enhance their understanding of caring needs of older adults in the community.
  • Working collaboratively with statutory agencies in the community.

CARE GROUP OBJECTIVES

 

Dorothy Evans, General Manager
  • To provide a caring and supportive service for older people of African Caribbean heritage who are residents of Central /South Manchester, Trafford and surrounding areas.
  • To provide a meeting place for older adults of African Caribbean heritage to promote social inclusion.
  • To provide culturally appropriate activities food and promote healthy lifestyles.
  • To provide a Luncheon Club and meals on wheels service.
  • To develop community care services which can be delivered to people in their own homes and Day Centre.
  • To work collaboratively Clinical Commissioning group and other relevant providers of care.
  • To offer the centre as venue for clinics and other health activities.
  • To offer advice and support to service users to access welfare benefits and services.
  • To support the Health and wellbeing of our services users.
  • To keep up to date with legislation, local and national changes in Health and Social care to deliver high quality care to service users.