Continuing to live independently in your own home, maintaining your own routines and being close to family, friends and neighbours is everyone's preferred option for later life.
We are following the latest government guidance around working safely in home environments, and have adapted our processes and procedures to ensure the safety of our clients and staff. The leaflet and risk assessment below detail the actions we are taking, and what we are asking our clients to do to help us maintain a safe working environment. Please see the documents at the foot of this page.
Unfortunately we are not permitted to provide services for those who are shielding or displaying symptoms of Covid-19 (this does not apply to essential support such as personal care which would be assessed separately).
At times you may need a little help because of age, illness or disability to remain comfortable and safe at home. Our team of award winning workers can provide the necessary support and assistance needed, as often as you need it and at the level you need it.
What does the service offer?
We are available 24/7 and can offer male, female and multi-lingual staff.
Tasks we can help you with include:
- Domestic help including cleaning, laundry, shopping and meal preparation
- Getting out & about with the support you need
- Companionship if life events mean you could do with a friendly face
- Respite care to give carers a well-deserved break
- Personal care if you need help attending to your personal needs including medication prompting
Our services can also be combined into a package of support which meets all your needs now and in the future.
If you would simply like a befriending visit, please browse our Befriending and Mentoring pages.
Where is the Home Care service available?
The Home Care service is available across Leicestershire and Rutland.
Is Home Care a free of charge service?
No. Our team of Home Care workers are referenced and undergo enhanced DBS checks and a full training programme before undertaking any personal or regulated care.
The basic rate for the service is £18.40 per hour (£17.40 per hour for visits of 2 hours of more). Before setting up the Home Care Service, we will need to carry out a pre-service visit where a registration fee of £20 will apply.
How can I arrange Home Care?
Please contact our Home Care team on 0116 299 2266 to talk through the support you or your loved one needs.
Our Home Care Leaflet provides more information on this service.