Live-in Care services in Essex

Here at IP Live-In Care, we offer live-in care in Essex for anyone who requires extra support at home. Our live-in care services in Essex are available in the following towns and villages:

As part of our live-in care Essex services, we offer emergency respite care, post-operative care and dementia care, with a dedicated network of professional live-in carers who can support you or your loved one with a range of care for day-to-day needs.

Find 24-hour live-in care in Essex

Live-in carers undertake ongoing training to ensure their skills are up-to-date and meet the highest professional standards. Your carer will also cook and prepare nutritious meals for you, using fresh and local ingredients. In doing so, you can ensure that your food is healthy and nourishing.

Not only do live-in carers enable those they care for to continue pursuing activities that support their independence, they also know the Essex area extremely well. If there is a particular local supermarket or store you would prefer to buy your food from, just ask. As one of the most reputable live-in care agencies in Essex, our carers really know the county inside and out.

What can you expect from our live-in care services in Essex?

At IP Homecare, our priority is to help ensure that the care needs of our customers are met – whether that’s meal preparation, domestic tasks or medication prompting. As one of the leading care agencies in Essex, we are also committed to ensuring the well-being of all of our customers through sustained emotional support. It’s our job to ensure that friends and family feel involved in, and reassured by, the live-in care that their loved one is receiving.

How can your carer in Essex provide support?

They can help with:

Support around the home

  • Meal preparation
  • Domestic tasks such as laundry and hoovering
  • General tidying and cleaning
  • Shopping
  • Dog walking

Personal Care

  • Washing
  • Dressing
  • Assistance with going to the toilet and managing continence
  • Dental care
  • Assisting with the management of medication
  • Mobility


  • Transport to appointments or social engagements e.g. hairdresser, doctor, dentist, cinema, visiting a friend
  • Company for a walk or other outdoor activity
  • Helping with hobbies and interests
  • Reading books or newspapers aloud
  • Being there to talk and listen, or just provide companionship
  • Studying

Dementia Care in Essex

In Essex, dementia care emphasises compassion and personalised support, ensuring individuals maintain dignity and independence.

Live-in carers foster a warm environment, fostering emotional connections and engaging individuals in meaningful activities tailored to their interests. Essex’s dementia care providers prioritise holistic well-being, offering physical, mental, and emotional support.

Respite Care in Essex

In Essex, respite care offers a compassionate solution for individuals needing temporary support, providing relief for both unpaid carers and recipients.

Live-in care services cater to diverse needs, ensuring round-the-clock assistance within the comfort of one’s home. From companionship to personal care, these services promote independence and well-being. Essex’s respite care providers foster a warm, friendly environment, tailoring care plans to individual preferences and requirements.

Hospital Discharge in Essex

One of the main services we provide is live-in care after hospital discharge, on both a long-term and short-term basis. If you are in the Essex area and require live-in care services after the hospital, we can help match this support for you in the comfort of your own home. For the complete list of hospitals in the Essex area, please visit the NHS service search page.

Nearby Hospitals in Essex

What conditions can live-in care in Essex support?

We are able to provide 24 hour live-in care in Essex for the following conditions:

Finding care at home in Essex

Choosing the right live-in option can often seem like a daunting decision, but we are here to help.

If you are considering care at home in Essex and would like to discuss your options, simply contact us on 0330 0535014 for more information. You can also email us to arrange a free care consultation.

Useful Care Resources in Essex:

Essex Dementia Care

An organisation dedicated to supporting those living with Dementia. Day centres throughout Essex.


Address: The Pines, Lynderswood Farm, Lynderswood Lane, Black Notley, Braintree. CM77 8JT

Call: 01245 363789

Resources for Carers: East of England – Essex

The official site for the Essex Local Authority also has resources for carers. You can also use this site to report concerns and get help from the Social Care Team.


Address: County Hall, Chelmsford, Essex. CM1 1LX

Call: 0345 606 1212

Age UK Essex

Companionship, befriending and advice are available from the Chelmsford branch of Age UK. There is also a charity shop in Great Baddow by the Vineyards.


Address: Age UK Essex, 112 Springfield Road, Chelmsford, Essex CM2 6LF

Call: 01245 346 106

The George Hurd Activity Centre

Drop-by day centre for older adults started by residents. Various activities are available, including dance and snooker along with other activities. A vibrant active community.

Email: Online contact form

Address: The George Hurd Activity Centre, The George Hurd Centre, Audley Way, Basildon, Essex, SS14 2FL

Call: 01268 465 854