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Live-in Care Company in UK - Total Living Care
At a stretch in our lives when we need to have it most, Total Living Care offers you help in your home, camaraderie and companionship. We supply live-in carers in UK. All of the work references homecare, of all our Carers, are rigorously checked and all staff members are DBS checked and registered. This technique is audited through the Care Quality Commission. To find out more please be sure to call our "Live-in Care Support Team" on 01989 562000
Total Living Care has been providing the reassurance, peace of mind and comfort of respite, part- time and full -time live-in assistance for more than 20- years. Our success comes from matching you with the perfect Carer, somebody that will tailor the care to your requirements and hobbies and interests and who understands your chosen schedule.
Only the perfect Carers are asked to join the Total Living Care family. Every Carer is expertly trained, hospitable and personable, and enthusiastic to deliver care consistent with your preferences. Day or night, your live-in Carer will offer friendship and constant care. This can be help getting dressed, help with bathing or simply just prepare one of your favourite meals.
Precisely what is Live-in Care?
Live-in care UK - Living together with you in your house and supporting your regular day -to- day routines, and being on call throughout the night are classified as the main responsibilities of our fully trained Carers, providing live-in care in the UK region. It is really an alternative choice to moving intoa residential care home and allows you to maintain your independence and continue to live in the comfort and familiar environment of your house.
It may be as easy as encouraging or completing chores in the house, assisting you with personal care or providing reassurance and support that may help you move around the house.
In able to meet your every need, the care worker will stay in your home with you. The reassurance of a dependable companion on hand to help you throughout the day and night time. We've care workers that will live-in on a permanent basis as well as others who work a rota system.
For people with long- term health conditions, live-in care is an ever more common alternative to moving intoa residential care home.
If we had the choice, the majority of us would rather, with some support, to stay in our own property. However, when the need arises, we tend to presume that a care home is the only option when that help and support is required.
A live-in carer will be trained to fulfill the changing needs of their client, so for lots of people, it lets them carry on living in their own home, in the local community and amidst good friends.
Our working experience tells us that having independence and options is really important to keep up both happiness and health.
Live-in care keeps that independence allows the choice to live in familiar surroundings and permits you to live your life how you wish. Using the continual help and support of the live-in care worker, residing at home is the ideal option toa residential care home.
Who Could Total Living Care Support?
The services supplied by Total Living Care as well as the assistance given by every single care worker is constructed around the requirements of the client.
A " one size fits all" service simply will not provide the respite, part -time or full -time care that would ensure the ideal live-in support. For this reason we look to partner a carer, determined by their experience, qualifications and training, their interests and hobbies with the life experiences, character, hobbies and interests of the client.
Total Living Care team members can help people coping with:
We can offer help with activities and personal care, in a dignified manner, allowing you to preserve an independent and active as is practical way of life. Regardless of your age or medical ailments, we can support you to get the highest quality of life, in the familiar and comfortable surrounds of your property.
Typically, What Activities Will Live-in Carers Do?
As previously mentioned, the service and support provided to each client differs and based on their requirements.
A care assessment, along with your opinion and selections, will finally decide how much care and the daily activities you need to be performed. Many customers ask our care worker to undertake responsibilities which include:
Preparing and Cooking Meals
Errands( including shopping for food, fetchinga doctor's prescription)
Housekeeping and light household chores
Social Activities and Trips Out ( Hairdressers, Friends, Doctors)
Administration of Household Bills
Management and Administration of Medication
Helping Personal Hygiene and Bathing
Caring for Pets
Dressing and Undressing
Moving Around the house
Who Might Live-in Care Suit?
Part -time live-in care is perfect for people who need a little help to be able to carry on living at home, as opposed to moving intoa residential care home.
Full -time live-in care is often important for individuals coping with medical conditions, for instance dementia, in which the familiar surroundings of home and continuity of a daily schedule are comforting and improve the quality of everyday living.
Temporary live-in care can provide
Respite live-in care offers full -time carers the opportunity for downtime and to enjoy some breathing space, safe in the knowledge that your loved one or member of the family is in good hands and their requirements are being met.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Live-in Care
The Advantages of Having a Live-in Care Worker
Personalised and committed one -to- one care by a highly trained and experienced Care Worker, with a very similar personality and outlook on life.
Lets people to enjoy an entirely familiar surrounding, filled with their treasured possessions, by staying in their own property. A recent survey( executed by Consultas Care) noted that 97 Percent of those who replied would not want to move into a care home. Whilst residential care can provide an important service, most people prefer to stay in their own home when they can
Peace of mind for the client, their close friends and neighbours and members of the family that experienced and fully trained hands are there to help. Live-in care decreases the feelings of being isolated and of being lonely by providing companionship. A live-in care worker can strongly encourage and support the continued activities of interests and hobbies. Live-in care, being at home and the sense of continued independence has a positive impact on individual happiness, dignity, self-confidence and well- being.
A live-in care worker can help take care of a pet that could otherwise ought to be rehoused.
A live-in carer means that a family member doesn't need to become a full -time care worker. Members of the family can be assured that their loved one is getting the very best care.
If travel is still possible, a full -time carer could accompany a client on a break.
Live-in carers will be matched based on expertise and experience which means they are specially trained to manage and support Parkinson's Disease, dementia, strokes, MS or those requiring palliative care.
For couples, a live-in care worker is capable of supporting both and enables couples to remain together. If one care worker can support both people, this also has a financial advantage in comparison with two sets of charges in a residential care home. This is especially advantageous if one individual has dementia or requires extra support that would mean living in separate residential care homes.
The Disadvantages of Having a Live-in Care Worker
Unless Of Course utilising an professional company such as Total Living Care, determining the best care worker, who's properly trained and understands the requirements to deliver outstanding live-in care, could be a challenge.
Some people enjoy the social life of being in a residential care home, the relief of not having to deal with their own home or responsibility of controlling their affairs. Giving up some of their personal privacy, but taking pleasure in a chance to be constantly in contact with others.
Although a live-in carer cost can be less than the cost ofa residential home, it's not cheap to have care workers available 24- hours a day, even so, based on eligibility, personal budgets and direct payments mean it's possible for care to be state funded.
A live-in care worker will need a private room inside the home
Not everyone is comfortable with having a unfamiliar person living in the house or maybe they are used to living by themselves. Even Though in our experience, the care worker before long becomes a companion as opposed to a stranger, and the help and support soon outweigh the wish to live by yourself, or perhaps the alternative of a residential home.
Care workers have to have breaks and holidays and spend time with their loved ones, unless of course dealing with a company that provides an entirely managed solution, such as Total Living Care, it could be a issue to locate short- term cover.
The best way to Arrange 24- Hour Live-in Care
Firstly, put some thoughts to your personal preferences for the care worker
What expertise or specialist training do they need?
Is there a preference for female or male care worker?
Do they need to drive?
Do they need to like cats or dogs?
What hobbies or likes and dislikes will make a good match up?
Total Living Care will match your preferences to provide a professional and high- quality service which is distinctive for you personally.
Total Living Care is a family- owned and family run company. Taking care of others runs through our whole organisation from the office support staff, management team as well as, our care workers
We're very happy to spend time on the telephone discussing if live-in care is right for you or your family member. If you wish to go over the needs you have you should call our "Live-in Care Support Team" on 01989 562000. Total Living Care believes we provide the best live-in care in UK.