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Supportmatch Homeshare Service

Supportmatch is part of a registered (non-profit) limited company. We exist to match those who need support with those who can give it.

The householder remains in their own home whilst providing their spare room to a carefully selected homesharer usually for a period of 6-12 months. The homesharer provides an agreed level of support, companionship and security.The concept is a win-win for all concerned.

Supportmatch offers a simple but effective home-share solution to resolve both a housing problem for single people or students and a support requirement by older people or those with particular physical or emotional support needs.

This service is also very valuable for carers who are willing to give a room for the assistant/homesharer.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Supportmatch Homeshare
Telephone
016 0490 5517
E-mail
info@supportmatch.co.uk
Website
https://supportmatch.co.uk/

Other Details

Availability

Referral required
No
Referral Details

The service is available to all. 

Other notes

The service is available to people who need help in their home to live more independetly. 

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.

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