Live-in care and visiting home care across Burton-upon-Trent
With its famous history of brewing beer and its resident bluebell fields, there’s lots to see and do in the small town of Burton-upon-Trent. However, we understand that it can be difficult to make the most of the local area if you are in need of a little extra support. That’s why we have a team of dedicated carers in the local Burton-upon-Trent area to enable you to feel safe and supported at home – with no compromise to your independence.
Supporting families across Armitage, Cannock, Chasetown, Croxall, Elmhurst, Hammerwich, Hopwas, Newton Regis, Rugeley, Tamworth, Twycross, Two Gates, Wiggington and the surrounding areas, Branch Manager Michelle and her team will work closely with you and your loved ones to ensure that you receive high-quality care that is focused entirely around you and your needs.
Meet Michelle, our Branch Manager
“Hello, I’m Michelle. As the Branch Manager for Burton-upon-Trent, I ensure that each of our customers are enabled to remain in the comfort of their own home, and that they receive the support they require with dignity and respect.
“With the support of the live-in, visiting and clinical care services, we aim to give our customers so much more than just practical support. We enable each individual to retain their independence safely at home with the memories that they have built up throughout their lives, alongside the person-centred support that they deserve.”
Home care visits to support you in Burton-upon-Trent
Whether you are looking to arrange care for yourself or you need some help to care for a relative, our dedicated home care packages put your needs and requirements at the fore. With visits available from as little as 30 minutes per week, Michelle and her team are here to support you with anything from personal care and household chores to complex support such as PEG feeding and catheter management.
Because our care plans completely bespoke to you, the support you receive is always on your terms and tailored to suit you and your routines. We understand that it can be quite daunting to allow someone new into your home, that’s why Michelle and her team are here to provide guidance and support to alleviate any worries you may have and find a solution that is perfect for you.
Whether you need regular visits to help you get out into the local community, or simply a friendly face to pop in a couple of times a week for a cup of tea and a chat, our team in the Burton area are here for you.
The carers are good listeners and they help with everything. They give you space when you need it and don’t try to interfere. I couldn’t recommend a more pleasant care company.
Sarah, a Helping Hands customer
Personalised live-in care for round-the-clock support
Live-in care means exactly that – a carer will live with you in your home to provide round-the-clock support so that you always have someone to call on. If you’re worried that you or your loved one may need more intensive support on a regular basis, live-in care is the ideal solution to ensure that you have someone there to help at any time of day or night.
What’s more, not only are our live-in carers in Burton-upon-Trent fully-trained to provide an outstanding level of care and incredibly passionate about what they do, they are also handpicked and matched with you based on your own hobbies, interests and personality. So if nature is your passion and your ideal day out is at Hawksflight Falconry, or you simply enjoy a leisurely stroll along the banks of the River Trent, we’ll find a carer to enjoy each of these things with you.
And with a local manager on hand to oversee your care process from start to finish, we’ll ensure that you have everything you need to feel safe and independent at home, with no compromise to your usual routines.
Domiciliary support for you and your loved ones
There’s no place like home; that’s why Michelle and her team are here to provide dedicated home care packages that are completely tailored around you and your needs. It may be that you have a beloved pet that you still want to care for, or perhaps you are living with a friend or partner who needs a little extra help to support you. As an ideal alternative to residential care, domiciliary care allows you to rest assured that your care needs are being met and exceeded in the comfort of the home you know and love.
And with no restrictions on visiting times, no set mealtimes or menus and no daily schedules, we ensure that the control of your care lies exactly where it should be – in your hands.
One-to-one dementia support in Burton-upon-Trent
There are over 850,000 people in the UK living with dementia, yet the condition affects everybody in different ways. As a leading dementia specialist in the UK, we have the knowledge and expertise to put your wellbeing first and provide a high-quality level of care to support you and your loved ones. And with care taking place within the comfort of your own home, you have the support you need in the place that is most familiar to you.
When living with dementia, familiarity is key. That’s why Michelle and her team will get to know you and your loved ones so that, as well as being in the familiarities of home, we can provide care that is focused entirely around you and your usual routines.
Elderly care to bring you peace of mind
As time goes by, you may find that you require a little more support with the everyday tasks that once felt so simple to you, such as cooking, cleaning and taking a shower. It may be that your body is becoming a little weaker as you age, or perhaps you are living with a progressive condition and you need more intensive support as the symptoms progress – we provide care that centres entirely around you and supports your every need.
Whether its weekly visits to help you with your laundry or live-in care to support you throughout the night, elderly care in Burton-upon-Trent could be the ideal solution if you are looking for more support without having to forego your independence or the home that you know and love.
Respite care for your short-term needs
Caring for a loved one can be one of the most rewarding jobs there is, but it’s important for you to take some time out to recharge your batteries. With respite care from Michelle and her team, we’ll ensure a seamless transition between carers to ensure that your loved one feels no disruption to their usual quality of care. We’ll work with you and your family to establish your usual routine, so that you can rest assured that your loved one is receiving the same level of care that they would receive from you.
Respite care is available for many occasions – whether you’re due to be discharged from hospital and would like some extra support on your road to recovery or you’d like to take a short break away to the nearby Peak District. Whatever it is you need, we’ll be here to ensure that you have respite care available from whenever you need it, for as long as you need it.
I’ve been a visiting carer for nearly five years now, and really enjoy it! The flexibility helps me to stay at home with my children in the daytime and work evenings and weekends.
Sarah, a Helping Hands carer
Fully-trained carers in Burton-upon-Trent
Our dedicated carers in Burton-upon-Trent all share a passion for care and a commitment to providing a service of the highest standard. Following our fine-tuned recruitment process, each of our carers complete an advanced training programme that is endorsed by Skills for Care, covering modules such as moving and handling, personal care, safeguarding and medication administration. And throughout their time with us, our carers also receive regular refresher courses to ensure that their skills and expertise are always at the best that they can be.
As a care provider that is fully regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), we ensure that we are always doing our upmost to enable our customers to feel safe and supported at home.
Areas across Burton that we cover:
Find out more about care in Burton-upon-Trent
If you’d like to find out more about the bespoke care packages that Michelle and her team can provide for you, please get in touch on 01543 331 814. We’re here to take your call seven days a week.
Alternatively, if you’d rather meet face-to-face then we will be happy to meet with you at a place that is more convenient for you – whether that’s at a local coffee shop or in your front room.