How much does home care cost?

Worried about the cost of home care for a loved one? It’s normal to feel unsure, which is why we’re here to assure you that visiting care is an affordable and completely flexible option. We understand the importance of ensuring visiting support tailored to individual care needs, and it doesn’t have to cost a fortune.

What is in home care? Also known as domiciliary care or visiting care,  home care enables anyone with care needs to continue living in their own home with the assistance of a visiting carer. Whether you need support with meal preparation, medication management or simple companionship, our visiting carers can help.

The cost of care for the elderly doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg. Let’s look at what home help costs:

Care in the home costs

Home care costs very much depend on the care needs of the individual being supported and their preferences. Calls start from only 30 minutes per week, are completely flexible and can be changed dependent upon your care needs.

How much does home help cost?

  Length of visit                                                Cost of visit

30-minute call £14.75
45-minute call £17.95
60-minute call £23.25

At IP Homecare, our professional carers understand that everyone needs different types of care and support. That’s why we offer a choice of visit lengths, so that you can be confident that you or your loved one gets the right support they need.

Understanding the cost of home care for the elderly

Worried you’re not sure how to pay the costs of home care visits? Understanding all of your funding care options can make a huge difference to the care you choose. The cost of care is dependent on your situation as you may be eligible for government assistance in meeting your care costs. Read our page on how to fund care.

Need more information about home help costs for the elderly? Learn how our local community carers can provide compassionate support for your loved one by calling our care team on 808 250 4388 or by emailing us today.