A fully personalised care plan in Farnham
Our team of friendly and professional carers based within the Borough of Waverley can provide support in Farnham, Dippenhall, Shortheath, Wrecclesham, Runfold, Ewshot, Compton, Lower Hale, Badshot Lea and the surrounding areas.
Whether you’re looking for a few short visits per week, ongoing live-in care or support shopping down West Street, we can offer a bespoke care plan to keep you happy, safe and well looked after, whilst remaining in your family home.
Meet Michelle, our Branch Manager
With over 22 years of experience, Michelle certainly knows the ropes. Working her way up from a care worker, field care supervisor, care coordinator, care manager, to her current branch manager position, she’s dedicated, that’s for sure.
Michelle joined Helping Hands because, “it’s family-run and has a real passion and drive to provide high-level care” – which matches Michelle’s ethos.
Her commitment to the care sector is second to none, in fact, she’s recently completed her NVQ Level 3 & 4 in Health and Social Care, Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults & Children, Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguarding, and Health & Safety.
Home care in Farnham
Across Farnham, Michelle and her team of highly-qualified carers can provide personalised care plans, built by and around you. We’ll carefully match a carer to your needs, personality, likes and dislikes, that way you’ll gain more than just a carer, you’ll make a new friend.
You might just need help with your grocery shop, or a regular friendly face to watch The Chase with, either way, our Farnham team are here to support you and your loved ones.
Going into residential or nursing care is unnecessary, there’s no need to leave your home. We’re proud to provide home care, whether you need help with breakfast, or support getting into bed at night, our Farnham carers are here to support you and your family, in the comforts of your own home.
Care needs can arise for many reasons, it could be due to a degenerative condition, or simply companionship. Nonetheless, were here to support you, and can help with:
• Personal care – Wake up calls, dressing and washing – all to maintain your dignity.
• Medication – Gentle reminders to remember your medication or help to swallow pills or liquids.
• Mobility support – Help getting out and about or assistance when getting used to a walking frame and other mobility aids.
• Companionship – A friendly face you can rely on.
• Household duties – Support with laundry, washing up and cooking nutritious meal
Home visits start from just 30-minutes per week, through to several daily calls, all planned to suit your lifestyle and routine.
The carers and office staff are all lovely. Not only do the carers provide fantastic care for dad but mum has expressed how supportive they are to her during this difficult time.
Liz from Guildford
Live-in care for total peace of mind
If you require a higher level of care, or more continuous support, live-in care is a great option. Remaining in the comfort of your own home, we’ll be able to provide bespoke care, whilst preserving your independence.
We’ll take the time to visit you and your loved ones to discuss your needs, that way we can match a carer to your requirements, personality, interests and hobbies, this way you can be reassured that your carer will be the perfect match for you.
Every care plan is unique, like our customers. That’s why we’re proud to tailor our services, accommodating any changes in circumstances.
Dementia care and support in Farnham
As a degenerative condition, dementia affects people in different ways, so for this reason we make sure that your care package suits exactly what you need.
Throughout our award-winning training, our carers go through specific dementia training, ensuring they’re capable and confident to deal with any difficulties the condition can bring.
Maintaining familiarity and your usual routine is key, that’s why live-in care is such a popular option. Limiting disruption and confusion is important, especially for those with dementia.
Dementia doesn’t only affect the person living with the condition, it affects their friends and family too. For this reason, we have a team of dementia specialists who are more than happy to speak with you about dementia care available in Farnham.
Respite care from the Farnham branch
If you’re looking for temporary support in Farnham, we’re here to help.
Whether you need help for one day, or several weeks, our compassionate care team can provide respite care to suit your needs.
Your usual caregiver may have their own family emergency, or your family are planning a holiday, either way, you can rest assured our caregivers are able to support your needs, keeping disruption to a minimum.
Respite care can be great for:
Hospital discharge – If you need a few weeks of support following an operation or illness respite care is a great option.
Holidays – Respite care is convenient for support whilst you are on holiday, or if you need care for a loved one who will be remaining at home during your time away.
One-off occasions – Family parties, weddings and university graduations are all events which might need a single day of support. You can have a carer who will travel with you and provide support throughout the entire day.
For more information on how we can provide care that suits your needs, why not get in touch with our Farnham team today?Request a callback Email us
Domiciliary care in Farnham
Moving out of your family home isn’t necessary, especially if there are alternative options. Domiciliary care, also known as home care is a great option for those wanting to remain in their own home but require a little support.
You might just need help with laundry or hoovering due to mobility issues, or you may need a gentle reminder to take your medication. Either way, our professional and friendly carers will be on hand to help you and your family, no matter your condition.
Complex care supported by a clinical nurse
If you’ve suffered a high-level injury or have a complex condition such as an acquired brain injury or motor neurone disease, it’s likely you’ll require specialist support. However, that doesn’t mean moving in to a nursing home or hospice.
Friendly and professional care from the Farnham branch can help you with:
• Tracheostomy care
• Toileting care – including stoma and urostomy care
• PEG feeding
• Ventilation and suctioning care
Our Farnham branch team also includes an in-house clinical specialist, who can produce a care plan built around you and your needs. We understand your independence is important to you, that’s why our specialists and carers will work hand in hand to support you and your lifestyle.
Throughout our award-winning training, all carers are taught how to use mobility aids, including hoists and how to tend to catheters and stomas, making your life comfortable and worry-free.
Helping Hands is a very professional company, with very high values and requirements, without substituting the beautiful human side.
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Elderly care for you or your loved ones
Whether you need a gentle reminder to take your medication, or a regular friendly face to chat with, elderly care is the ideal option.
You might just need help with breakfast, or even companionship through the day, whatever your needs, we’re here.
We understand accepting someone new into your family home can be unnerving, but our trustworthy, compassionate and dedicated carers are here every step of the way.Request a callback Email us
Fully-trained, reliable carers in Farnham
We’re fully committed to the Farnham community, providing award-winning training to all our carers, making sure they all have the relevant skills and capabilities before they start working with the residents.
Endorsed by Skills for Care and regulated by the CQC, our Farnham team follow the most up to date practices in their work and go through thorough background checks during our recruitment process.
We also provide ongoing training in specific areas, such as dementia care and young adult support, allowing our Farnham team to improve their existing knowledge on a regular basis.
Discuss your live-in care or visiting care needs at our Farnham branch
Michelle is more than happy to discuss your care options with you and your family, if you’d like to give her a call, her number is 01252 883501.
Of, if you’d like to meet at a time and place which suits you best, that’s also fine. Whether it’s in Farnham Park, Costa Coffee or your living room, the choice is yours.