Live in Care
Live-in care allows the citizens to remain in the comfort of their homes. Get Care live-in care service is tailored for adults of all ages and of all physical and mental health conditions who can still be supported at home.
Get Care live in carers will stay with you at your home on short term or long-term basis depending on your needs and preferences. We will provide you with experienced carers who will provide high quality care which is good for your health and well-being. Having a live-in carer gives you the opportunity to remain in charge of your home. You continue to have the autonomy and flexibility about when to go to bed and when to get up in the morning. Having a live-in carer allows you to remain in the environment and neighbourhood you are familiar with. Your family and friends can continue to visit you.
Live in care service enables you to have one to one companionship and support on daily basis. You will feel more secure when you have a live-in carer.
Selection of live in carers.
At Get Care, we understand that the arrival of a stranger in your home may cause some discomfort until you get used to them. The safety and well-being of our clients is of paramount importance. All our care workers are recruited in line with the safer recruitment guidelines. Our staff are DBS checked in order to make sure that they do not have any criminal records. They all have previous employment references.
We will assess your needs and provide you with a care worker who has skills and experience to meet your needs. Using the person-centred approach and strengths based approach, we will consult you on your preferences of carers. We will carefully match you with a live-in carer who matches your expectations or who can meet your needs. If we cannot find a candidate that meets your preferences, we will try by all means to choose one who nearly meets the attributes you prefer or your expectations. You can choose one or two live in carers who will alternate on weekly, fortnightly, or monthly basis.. We will draw a care and support plan which is person centred and which will reflect your goals and the outcomes you expect from the care and support plan.
Our care workers will be supported through supervision and performance appraisals.
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Care Quality Commission registered
Get Care Limited is a Care Quality Commission regulated service provider. This means that our service provision is regulated and inspected by the Commission. We are expected to maintain high standards of care provision. As such our clients should feel protected.
Accessibility to management
Although you will have a live-in carer who lives with you 24/7, You will be entitled to have access to the management of Get Care Limited and deputy manager everyday up to 11 pm.The numbers of the registered manager will be in your Client folder.
The roles of live in carers
Live in carers can provide the following support :
- Personal care
- Assist with grooming
- Preparation of meals
- Assist with feeding
- Support with shopping
- Going for a drive (if the carer is a driver)
- Attending community activities with you
- GP and hospital appointments
- Attending during reviews of care
- Support with mobility if needed
- Support with medication administering