Here at Helping Hands, our team in Folkestone is always on hand to assist our customers whatever their needs. We are regulated by the CQC (Care Quality Commission) and are one of the country’s leading home care providers.
If you are living in or around Folkestone, our home care team is specially trained to help you or your loved one with your needs, from help with getting dressed in the morning to administering medication to assisting with mobility issues. We focus on helping our customers to remain as independent as possible, making their lives fulfilling and enabling them to stay living in the comfort of their own homes.
Whether you are looking to take a walk by the sea or for some help with light housework, our friendly team of professional home carers in Folkestone is available to help. We have packages ranging from one, half-an-hour visit per week from our home care team, through to several visits per day – as well as live-in care options. If you or your loved one is elderly or living with dementia, our team of home carers is trained specifically to help you with your needs.
Our home care team Folkestone team have been specially selected for their expertise and skills, as well as their compassionate and amicable nature, and they are ready to give you or your loved one tailored support according to their specific requirements. Our focus is on giving people-centred care no matter who you are or the level of help that you need.
Getting some respite time is vital for all carers but we understand that it can also be a worrying and disrupting time for everyone. Our home care team from Folkestone is able to fill in for carers who are taking respite and have the training to ensure that there is a smooth transition with any disruption kept to a minimum – giving you peace of mind and the chance to relax.
Our friendly carers in Folkestone can strictly follow existing care plans and ensure that routines are kept to reduce the chances of distress or disruption to our customers, and we are ready to help regardless of whether you are looking for short or long term respite, and whether it has been planned or unplanned. Whenever you need us, our Folkestone team are ready and waiting for you with a smile on their faces.
Regardless of the level of care that you or your loved one needs, our team in Folkestone is here to help. It might be cooking nutritious meals, assisting with personal hygiene, helping with continence, or just sitting down for some companionship, our experienced and able team can lend a hand. We understand that as we get older our needs change and we can also change our care packages as you or your loved one does.
We ensure that our home care teams have all of the tools and training to offer a second-to-none service to our elderly customers, and here at Helping Hands, we aim to keep our elderly customers as independent as possible. Whether you or your loved one is living with dementia or have complex health needs, elderly care is – and always will be, one of our priorities.
The help that is required by people living with dementia can vary greatly, but our team of home carers in Folkestone has been specifically trained to give tailor-made care according to you or your loved one’s particular needs. We have created our own Dementia Champion accreditation for our staff, putting them through a stringent course in care for those who are living with dementia.
Here at Helping Hands, we work closely with dementia research organisations and are part of the Dementia Action Alliance. With the help of our professional team, you can put your mind at rest that you or your loved one will be looked after properly, getting the best quality of life that is possible whilst maintaining as much independence as we can.
Our team of home carers in Folkestone is made up of people with local knowledge and they have been specially chosen for their skills and expertise as well as a positive attitude and friendly demeanour. We only use our own, specifically trained staff, who are all DBS checked, have undergone high-quality, industry-endorsed training, and who are given 24/7 support themselves.
If you are local to the Folkestone area and think that we can help you here at Helping Hands, please don’t hesitate to get in touch for a chat. You can telephone or email us, or pop into the Folkestone branch for more information.