Here at One Stop Social, we like to put a spotlight on different services every now and then who we feel provide a valuable contribution to the sector we work to support. Right at Home is just such an example, with dozens of nationwide franchises dedicated to providing quality care for those who need it.
There’s a personal level of care throughout Right at Home’s history, with the company originating from a personal experience with care. After having experienced difficulties of finding good care for an immediate family member, Ken Deary established Right at Home in 2010. Right at Home offer Companionship and Support, Senior Care, Specialist Care, Personal Care and many other services; so if you’re looking for care services, there’s a high chance Right at Home could help!
Companionship and Support
Right at Home offer person centred, engaging flexible companionship and support. All of their caregivers are matched to each of their clients through their interest and personalities building trust and genuine friendships. Some of their companionship services include:
- Social interaction in the community
- Support with using public transport and escorting on journeys
- Respite for family carers
- Company whilst doing hobbies
- Food preparation
- Light housekeeping
- Emotional Support
Right at Home ensure that their caregivers receive the training and shadowing they need to fully understand each client’s individual circumstances and the best way to support them to maintain their health and independence. They offer end of life care, cancer care, stroke rehabilitation, living with osteoarthritis, living with diabetes, neuromuscular disorders and spinal injuries.
Right at Home have been amazing. They have been looking after my mother for 18 months, gradually increasing the number of visits as the need has arisen – they have been so accommodating and flexible and often gone “above and beyond” when there has been a crisis.
When my mother went into hospital and then into a care home they continued to provide invaluable support for my father. They were a “lunchtime lifeline” and gave me and my brother a lot of peace of mind that he was seeing someone on the days we couldn’t visit. – Right at Home Client
Personal Care is support that involves physical contact between carer and client – this can include washing, dressing, grooming, toileting and continence care. Care givers at Right at Home pride themselves on being discreet and professional. Thanks to their detailed care plans, they know exactly how their clients like to maintain their personal routines and will support them to whatever level is necessary, from full support to waiting outside the room in case they are needed. Some of the support they offer include:
- Bathing and showering assistance
- Bed baths
- Personal grooming
- Shaving with an electric razor
- Toilet assistance and incontinence care
Right at Home’s promise
Right at Home employ only the best care givers and give them thorough training before they’re carefully put the right care giver with the right client, through a precise matching process. Once a care giver and client are matched, they provide extensive information about the client’s needs to the care giver.
If any of these services interest you or may interest someone you know, contact Right at Home team on 0151 305 0770.