Home Sweet Home - The Power of Live-In Care Services

Live-in Care, also known a 24/7 care, allows your loved ones to be safe in their home, surrounded by memories and their pets.

The Impact on the Customer and Their Loved Ones

Live-in care enables individuals to maintain their independence and dignity in the comfort of their own homes. This level of care allows them to continue with their routines and cherished activities, improving their overall quality of life. However, having a dedicated Live-in carer provides emotional support and companionship, which can combat feelings of loneliness and isolation. This, in turn, contributes to improved mental and emotional wellbeing. 

For the families of those receiving care, the presence of a Live-in carer offers peace of mind. They can rest assured that their loved ones are receiving personalised, attentive care and are safe and well-taken care of. In many cases, Live-in carers provide respite for family carers who may be overwhelmed by the responsibilities of caring for their loved ones. This respite allows family members to recharge and focus on maintaining their own wellbeing. 

Live-in carers often work closely with healthcare professionals to ensure that clients adhere to their medical treatment plans, dietary requirements, and exercise routines. This proactive approach can lead to better health outcomes and potentially reduce hospitalisations. 

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Companionship and Support

One of the most important and valued aspects of a Live-in Carer’s role is the provision of companionship and support. For many people with Live-in Carers, simply having someone friendly on hand to chat with about their opinions and experiences can improve their happiness and quality of life immeasurably.

In cases where friends or family can visit only intermittently, or are absent altogether, a live-in carer can be a best friend to the person receiving care. Sharing quality time with an understanding and caring friend is both comforting and therapeutic.

In this capacity, a Live-in Carer can become a trusted companion with whom to enjoy recreational activities such as trips to the cinema, theatre, or social club; take short breaks with; play cards or games or share a hobby with. They may simply be someone that the person receiving care may relax and chat with over a cup of tea.

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Benefits of Live-in Care

  • The comfort and security of living in familiar surroundings with complete continuity of care, even 24 hours a day.
  • Live in the local community that you know among friends who can visit any time.
  • Avoidance of the potential stress of selling a family home.
  • Married couples and partners may continue to live together.
  • The freedom to choose what and when to eat, with meals prepared if required.
  • The elimination of stress, vulnerability, loneliness, and insecurity.
  • Protect any inheritance.
  • The avoidance of separation from much-loved pets

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In conclusion, the impact of Live-in Care on customers and their loved ones cannot be overstated. It promotes independence, emotional wellbeing, and peace of mind while contributing to improved health outcomes. It also offers respite to family caregivers, creating a positive ripple effect throughout the care ecosystem. 

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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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