Tim Moore interviewed Paul Parlby, Chief Executive officer for Crossroads Together
Crossroads together offer support to hundreds of families across Greater Manchester by offering practical care and support in the home, this can be from an hour to an overnight, weekends or a full week’s support 24hrs a day, 7 days a week.
During visits they can help with preparation of meals, feeding, washing and bathing and help with some light domestic tasks. All staff are also trained in prompting and giving medication and are also trained in specialist health tasks. Staff are also trained to take you and or your loved one out into the community to do the things they like to do for example visit a park, attend a community event, go to the cinema or attend a doctor/hospital appointment.
They can also help with temporary support through a period of convalescence or recuperation when returning from hospital; providing intensive support to help with re-enablement.
If you wish to contact the organisation using the below details
Crossroads Together Helpline
Telephone 0161 905 1986
Head Office – Bolton
Telephone 01204 365025
We also played some great music in between chatting ranging from Kool and the Gang to The Cult