What is supported living for young people?

Supported living for young adults refers to the care younger people receive, involving all aspects of their personal and professional development. If a young adult is living with mental health issues, or a particular condition such as spina bifida it might be that assisted living for young adults would help make life easier. But what is assisted living for young adults? And how does it help?

Can supported living for young adults help?

Every young person deserves the chance to achieve their fullest potential. That’s why we offer to find both short and long-term carers for young adults with complex care needs. We want that every single young person has the opportunity to realise their goals and feel fully supported at every step of the way by an experienced, specialist personal home care assistant.

Finding the right support for young adults who need specialist care can be difficult. If you’re looking for assisted living carers for young adults with physical disabilities or another condition, we can help.

How can our care agency help with supporting young adults?

As a well regarded support agency for young people, our highly trained team will find you the right live-in carers who can offer support for young adults with a wide range of conditions. We can also help arrange support for young adults who are recovering from sustained treatment or a long period in hospital. Here’s a list of some of the conditions we can provide care for:

Access private assisted living for young people when you need it

As part of our supporting young adults services, we also provide help for parents and other family members during transition of care or rehabilitation programmes, providing an important source of resouces and reassurance during challenging times. At IP Homecare, we can help you tailor the carer that you need to meet your requirements.

If you need respite care for young adults with special needs, or another condition, we’ll be able to suggest carers to you in a time frame that works for you. Alternatively, should you need long term care for young adults, we can also help you staff the care that suits you.

Find out more about our live-in care services here.

Why choose supported living for young adults?

One of the biggest benefits of choosing to use a private home care assistant for young people is the flexibility it provides. No young person wishes to feel restricted by the traditional setup of a residential care home, which is why supported living for young adults is are often a better option. Live-in care allows you to remain safe and independent in your own environment. Learn more about the benefits of live-in care.

Here at IP Homecare, our care matching is fully tailored to you.We’ll listen to your unique needs and develop a profile that will help you organise your support, both physically and emotionally.

If you’re looking for live-in care services that offers assisted living for young adults with mental illnesses or another condition, that’s where IP Homecare could help provide the specialist support staff for you or a loved one.

What does private assisted living for young adults involve?

A personal home care assistant may be able to assist with day-to-day tasks, such as:

  • Housekeeping
  • Preparing meals
  • Companionship
  • Medication administration
  • Hoisting
  • Stoma care
  • Managing PEG feeds
  • Catheter management
  • Socialising
  • Travelling

But more often than not, your personal home care assistant will become more than simply a health professional. In the longer term, he or she will become part of the family, offering companionship and a listening ear to help you feel confident, fulfilled and valued. Your carer will also be able to help with social trips and activities to prevent feelings of isolation and nurture your well-being.

Support for young adults, students and those in the workplace

Your live-in carer can ensure that young adults with ongoing care needs are able to study and find a fulfilling job, either on a part-time or a full-time basis.

Whether the young person is studying at college, making the transition to university or stepping out into the working world, your live-in carer for younger people can be on hand to support these exceptional individuals in all aspects of their personal and professional development.

Arrange private assisted living in 3 easy steps

If you’re looking to arrange assisted living for young adults with physical disabilities or another condition, then we can help.

1) Call our friendly care team

Call our care team today on 0330 0535014 or email us to arrange someone to call you.


Free care assessment2) Talk to an expert

A Customer Care Partner will discuss your care requirements and the type of live in carer you’re looking to employ.


3) Choose the right Carer

We’ll source a selection of live-in carers which we feel most accurately suit your requirements. We will then send you a profile of each carer and you decide who you want to hire.