Domiciliary care is provided to people who still live in their own homes but who need some additional help with their household tasks, personal care or any other activity that allows them to maintain their independence and quality of life.
Anyone at any stage of life could require domiciliary care including those with learning disabilities, mental health problems, sensory impairment or physical disabilities.
Each individuals requirements vary and regular home visits can be from under and hour to several hours per day.
These care visits can cover all aspects of a persons needs, as much or as little as you need.
- Personal and continence care
- Managing medication
- Helping to mobilise in and around the home
- Household tasks and meal preparation
- Clinical care, including catheter and stoma management and PEG feeding
Furthermore, domiciliary care offers a valuable source of companionship. Seeing a familiar face every day, or a couple of times a week, brings comfort, a feeling of safety and friendship. Carers are not just trained in delivering the physical aspects of care, but also offering emotional support, encouragement and reassurance.
If you require some domestic care to helo with your daily needs then Red Rose Care can help. Established back in 2013 Red Rose Care provides a wide range of high quality care and support to clients and their loved ones within the comfort of their own home in the Lancashire area.