Live in Care in County Durham
If you are looking for a local around the clock care presence in County Durham then our live-in carer agency can help. As a leading home carer agency in County Durham we are proud of the oustanding level of care that we help support for our customers in the home. Live-in carers provide 24/7 care in the home to ensure that each person is cared for and supported all day and during the night.
How can home care in County Durham help you or your loved one?
When you choose to have home care in County Durham you are in charge of your care and you choose who you want to do it for you. We work closely with healthcare professionals and families to ensure that not only has the carer the right skills and experience but also share similar hobbies and interests. Live-in carers can offer the following care and support in the home:
- Personal care needs (such as bathing, dressing and toileting)
- Managing PEG feeds
- Administering Oxygen
- Stoma Care
- Catheter Management
- Blood Sugar Monitoring
- Medication Administration
- Maintenance of appearance
- Meal preparation
- Housekeeping duties (such as washing clothes and ironing)
- Maintaining a social life
- Attending doctors and hospital appointments
- Mobility support around the home
- Feeding, walking and taking care of a pet
Medical conditions supported for live-in care in County Durham
If you need home care in County Durham for any specific medical conditions then live-in carers are here to help. Our complex carers at home service is a cost effective alternative to care homes. With the support of a highly experienced live-in carer, who can support a wide range of complex care needs you can remain living independently in the comfort of your own home. The right carer will make you feel safe in the knowledge that your loved one is being well cared for and supported in the comfort of their own home all day and during the night. Live-in carers in County Durham are highly experienced and professionally, providing care and support for the following conditions:
- Alzheimer’s and Dementia
- Brain injury
- Cerebral Palsy
- Down Syndrome
- Knee and Hip Replacement Support
- Learning Disabilities
- ME/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- Mental Health Issues
- Motor Neurone Disease
- Muscular Dystrophies
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Neurologial Disorders
- Palliative Care
- Spinal Injuries
- Visual Impairement
Hospital discharge home care service in County Durham
Hospitals in County Durham
Is someone currently in hospital unable to be discharged until a care is in place? Then our home carer services can help. If you’re expecting to be visiting hospital for an operation, then we can also provide a hospital discharge service too. Our live in carer services are available on a long or short-term homecare basis.
Contact our County Durham home care service today
If you are considering home care in County Durham then please contact our team to discuss your options and arrange a FREE care consultation. We offer a range of live-in care services in County Durham, on both a long-term and respite basis. Alternatively, contact us via email to find out more.
Care in Durham: Useful Resources
Age UK Durham is a charity that will help and support older adults by signposting and expert assistance.
Address: Age UK County Durham, Age UK House, Belmont Business Park, Durham, DH1 1TW
Call: 0191 386 3856
In conjuction with the local authority, Locate can help older adults get fitter and have more social interactions
Call: 03000 266 555
Age UK has a charity shop in Durham that is a good place to go and interact with helpers and perhaps get a bargin, all while support a great charity.
Address: 24a North Road, Durham, DH1 4SG
Call: 0191 375 0415
Providing essential signposting and access to official services associated with aldult social care. Social workers are just a phone call away.
Volunteers provide befriending services and other helpful task to help support you at home. If you can you can also volunteer with them for a rewarding social experience.
Call: 01325 52073