Home Care Advice

Are you considering home support for a loved one, but unsure if it’s the right decision? Our home care services are tailored to all of our customers’ needs, whether they need a little extra help or full 24-hour live-in care. We consider every unique case and ensure that they receive the best care possible depending on their requirements and what they feel comfortable with. 

 

When are home care services necessary?

 

There is no single requirement to signal the need for home help, and it is a decision that should be made after careful consideration with everyone involved. There are many emotional and logistical things to consider when choosing health care at home, such as funding, family wishes, and the level of care that the person needs.

However, certain things may make you consider some form of home care, such as:

  • You find it difficult doing household tasks, such as cleaning and cooking
  • You struggling to do your shopping
  • Your mobility is limited
  • You find it hard to wash yourself
  • You have a physical illness that prevents you from taking care of yourself
  • You forget to do daily things
  • You are a carer for another person and are finding it too difficult to cope on your own
  • You are more comfortable in your home surroundings than moving into a care home.

 

What type of home care services should I choose?

 

Home care services vary considerably, so it is crucial that you pick the right one based on you and your loved one.

 

Domiciliary care

Our domiciliary care services provide high quality, professional support for the elderly. This care service is aimed at people who need extra help completing their day-to-day activities within the house but maintain independence by living by themselves. The domiciliary carer service aims to be there if and when you need it. We work to fit your schedule, not the other way round.

 

Live-in care

Our live-in home care service provides 24-hour round with the clock senior home support. This means that one of our professional and friendly carers will permanently live in the home ready to help at any time of day. This care service is aimed at people who cannot live alone, giving them the support they need to be comfortable and looked after in their environment.

How to find the right care for you or your relative

1. Find your local office

Bluebird Care delivers care from locally based offices, find yours to start your care journey today.

2. Get in touch with us

Fill in our call back form or give us a call to find out how we can help you.

3. Assessment

We’ll come out to you to find out what you or your loved one needs to help stay independent at home.

4. Care team chosen & care starts

You'll be cared for by our specially trained team to support you to remain at home for as long as possible.

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