In the beginning… Integrated Care Programme for Older People

group of mature personsBuilding on the success of the integrated working already taking place across the city, Salford Royal Foundation Trust (SRFT), Salford City Council, Salford Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Greater Manchester West Mental Health NHS FT (GMW) initiated a formal partnership – Salford Together – to transform health and care for older people in Salford.

Salford Together’s Integrated Care Programme for Older People focuses on improving the health and wellbeing of those Salford residents aged 65 or older.

The partnership aims to transform health and care for older people in Salford, bringing together the valuable contributions of GPs, district nurses, social workers, mental health professionals, care homes, voluntary organisations and local hospitals into a more aligned system and provide older people with the support they need to manage their own care.