Shared lives

Shared lives Shared Lives is when you live with another family in their home.

This used to be called 'Adult Placement'.
Shared lives 1 You will have a chance to meet the family to see if you like each other.
Bedroom 1 You will have your own bedroom and share the other rooms in the house.
Support You will be helped by a member of the family who is called a Shared Lives carer.

Your carer will offer support and help with whatever you need. They can help with washing, dressing and going out.
Talk If you feel this might be a good for you then talk to your social worker or a family member.