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Our live-in care service allows you to be well looked after in familiar surroundings. One of our fully-vetted and trained carers will live with you to provide 24/7 care in the comfort of your own home.
How do I arrange Live-in care?
Simply contact us to arrange your free care assessment – Once your care assessment is complete, Abicare will create a bespoke person-centred care plan, based on the needs of you or your loved one.
We provide day Live-in care, night Live-in care and 24/7 Live-in care to ensure that you can live independently and comfortably for as long as possible.
Why should I have Live-in care?
Not only is Live-in care often a more cost-effective alternative to a care home, but you or your loved one will receive high-quality care from our carefully selected carers. The benefits include:
- Staying in your own home, surrounded by your cherished memories and pets.
- Peace of mind for you and your family.
- Continue to live in your local community.
- Ongoing companionship.
Having a Live-in carer means that you can live at home for as long as possible, allowing you and your loved ones to have peace of mind and reassurance. The care services we offer include:
- Full time care.
- Night time care.
- Respite or Holiday cover.
- Companionship care.
Our carers are fully trained to provide Live-in care for a range of needs, from mild to complex care, including:
- Neurological Care.
- Palliative Care.
- Bariatric Care.
Whatever the level of care you require, Abicare can help.
What does a Live-in carer do?
Depending on the level of care required, we will work with you, your family and support network to create a tailored care plan to help you achieve your goals. These plans can include:
- Personal care: bathing, dressing, toileting and supervision of medicine.
- Light housework: laundry, cooking and shopping.
- Accompanying you on trips – including appointments, activities, family events, etc.
- Arranging appointments (doctors, physiotherapy etc.)
- Companionship and friendship.
- Help in and out of bed, and to aid general mobility.
- Assistance to maximise your cognitive and physical abilities.
Frequently Asked Questions about Live-in care.
How much does Live-in care cost? Is it expensive?
The exact cost of Live-in care will be dependent on the level of care needed; this will be confirmed once we have visited your home to conduct a full care assessment. Live-in care can be more cost-effective than you realise.
What do I need to be able to have a Live-in carer?
A Live-in carer will need space of their own with a bed, access to bathroom facilities and a kitchen so food can be prepared by the carer for the client and themselves, if required. Learn more about a Live-in carer’s needs and how to get a Live-in carer.
What if I don’t get on with my Live-in carer?
Abicare provides highly trained and vetted carers that have experience with care. We know how important that special relationship with the carer is, which is why we will work hard to match you or your loved ones with the perfect carer.
Please do not worry if you don’t get along with a carer, we can replace the carer to find someone better suited to you.
Learn more about what you can do if you don’t get along with your carer.