Live-in care and visiting home care in Bromley
Considered the most rural borough in Greater London, Bromley hosts 30% of London’s farmland and is home to several nature reserves and historical attractions, such as Chislehurst Caves and Kelsey Park.
Maintaining your independence is extremely important to us, so if you fancy a stroll through Church House Gardens or a tour around the family home of Charles Darwin, Hannah and her team will be on hand to support you, whenever you need it.
You can rest assured our friendly and professional team of carers are on hand to support you, covering areas such as Swanley, Orpington, Chislehurst, Sidcup and the surrounding areas.
Meet Hannah Cahill, our Branch Manager
“Hi, I’m Hannah. As the Bromley manager, I have a strong duty of care to my customers and my carers in equal measure and strive to provide care based not only on what is needed but what is wanted by each customer on an individual basis.
I’ve worked in care for over seven years now and having spent the last two and a half years working in Birmingham, I’m now back home in Bromley – it’s great to be back!”
Home visits in Bromley to suit you
For over 30 years Helping Hands have provided seamless support, enabling all of our customers to remain in the comforts of their own home, surrounded by the people they know and love. Whether you need a 30-minute drop-in once a week or several overnight stays requiring complex care, our Bromley team have the expertise and knowledge to help you and your family.
Prior to starting at Helping Hands, each of our carers go through an award-winning training programme. Covering all aspects of care, including personal care, mobility support, equality & diversity and many more, you can rest assured your loved one will be well looked after.
Circumstances change, and emergencies unfortunately happen, we understand. That’s why we’re on hand to provide last-minute support when you need it most. And with personalised care plans, we’ll make sure your usual routine is followed to T. Hannah and her team can also help with:
- Personal care – Support with dressing, showering, washing and continence
- Medication – Support to administer prescribed medicines
- Routine calls – Wake up and evening calls to get you in and out of bed safely
- Mobility support – Help getting out and about or assistance when getting used to a walking frame
- Companionship – Popping in for a cup of tea and a chat
- Household duties – Cleaning, washing up, laundry and help with opening & answering post
- Health and nutrition – Preparing food and making nutritious meals
We have received a consistent and excellent service. Having one main carer is wonderful and the hand-overs during the changes for the carers’ holidays has worked. Thank you very much.
Kevin, a visiting care customer
Live-in care to support you in Bromley
Whether you live with your partner, a family member, friend or your beloved pet, our Bromley team offer live-in care packages that suit your needs and usual routines.
No matter your condition or requirements, our Bromley team are fully-trained to support all of our customers and will provide a care plan that’s not only tailored to your needs, but your personality and hobbies too. Whether you fancy a coffee in Starbucks or a refresher at the driving range, we’ll find the right carer for you.
Living with degenerative conditions such as dementia can be difficult for both you and your family, that’s why we believe remaining in familiar surroundings is incredibly important. With live-in care you’ll receive round-the-clock care in the comfort of your own home, with no visiting time restrictions, meal plans or set bed times, ensuring you’re as independent as possible.
Domiciliary care in Bromley
Also known as care at home, Domiciliary care allows you to make your own decisions on the intensity and duration of your carer visits. You might just want a helping hand getting breakfast ready, or perhaps you need someone to stay a few nights per week; nonetheless, our Bromley team will build your care plan around you and your requirements.
Fully-trained and dedicated to support our customers, our carers can help with any element of care, whether it’s feeding your beloved pet, help with PEG feeding or catheter management, we’re here for you.
The training team made the training so interesting, fun, and most of all, showed me that I am capable of caring for others.
Lynne, a live-in carer
Specialised dementia support in Bromley
Living with dementia can be difficult and upsetting for both you and your family, that’s why we’re here to support you all, offering expert advice and guidance at all times.
As one of the UK’s leading dementia specialists, our carers go through extensive dementia training, so you can rest assured you’re in proficient hands throughout the process.Request a callback Email us
Elderly care for you or your loved one
As we grow through the stages of life, we may need a helping hand every now and again. Whether it’s daily tasks or companionship, Hannah and her team are on hand to help. You might just want a regular friendly face to call in for a cup of tea, or support doing your weekly shopping, no matter the reason our Bromley team are here to help you.
Preserving your independence is key, which is why we’ll work with you to build a care plan tailored around your needs, for as long as you need it.
Respite care for your short-term needs
Your usual caregiver may be on a family holiday, or you’re returning from a stay in hospital and need some extra help settling back home, no matter the reason, our respite care packages are designed with you and your needs in mind.
Our friendly and professional team of carers will provide a seamless transition, keeping disruption to a minimum. We understand circumstances change and emergencies unfortunately occur, which is why Hannah and her team of Bromley carers are able to provide fast and reliable care, covering instances such as:
- Hospital discharge – if you need short-term care after time in hospital to rebuild your independence
- Emergencies – when your regular carer needs to tend to an emergency
- Short breaks – giving your carer some time to rest and recuperate without any detriment to your ongoing care
- One-off occasions – when you want to join your family to enjoy a special event, such as a wedding or birthday celebration
Fully-trained carers in Bromley
Throughout our award-winning training programme our carers cover a wide range of modules, including manual handling, safeguarding, medication support, equality & diversity and dementia care. With regular refresher courses, our carers are guaranteed to be up-to-date with practices and knowledge.
Here at Helping Hands, we’re proud to be the only home care provider endorsed as a Centre of Excellence, as well as being fully endorsed by the CQC. Alongside this, our stringent recruitment process ensures our carers have full background checks, including DBS, giving you and your family peace of mind.
Find out more about care in Bromley
If you’d like to discuss your needs further, please don’t hesitate to contact Hannah at the Bromley branch on 0203 553 1410. Our phone lines are open seven days a week.
Alternatively, if you’d like to chat face to face, you’re welcome to call into our branch on Walden Road, or we can meet you at a time and place which suits you and your loved one. Whether it’s in Church House Gardens or your front room, we’ll be there.