What is respite care?
Respite care is the perfect care solution for those moments when you or a loved one find yourself unexpectedly needing short-term care, perhaps at extremely short notice. With respite care, one of our brilliant carers will come to your home and provide you with all the additional support you need around the home. From helping with the laundry and doing the vacuuming, to providing continence care and helping you get out and about, our Southampton carers will be able to assist you in any way you require, allowing you to enjoy as much normality as possible.
Southampton respite support from Helping Hands
With a brilliant team of carers on hand to support your every need in Southampton and the surrounding area, we’re able to provide bespoke respite care plans starting from just 30 minutes per week. Since 1989, we’ve helped tens of thousands of people to enjoy their independence and comfort through our dedicated, empathetic home care. Whatever your respite care needs, we’re sure we’ve got the experience and the expertise to seamlessly support you and give you total peace of mind.
When to choose respite care
Respite care is typically reserved for the occasions when you find yourself in need of extra care support, either because your normal carer has suddenly become unavailable or because you’ve experienced an unexpected change of circumstances that necessitates additional support. Whatever your reason for requiring respite care, our wonderful care staff will be more than happy to provide you with a care plan that meets your needs and respects the way you normally like things to be done around your home.
Respite care services tailored to you
With respite care from Helping Hands, our care experts will take the time to design a package of care that is fully tailored to your individual needs and wishes. We know that no two people have identical care requirements, so we’ll make sure we understand the nature of your condition and are fully aware of your circumstances so that we can give you the level and type of care that you’re accustomed to, allowing you to focus on making a full recovery or spend more time doing the things that you enjoy.
Qualified respite carers in Southampton
At Helping Hands Southampton, we’re extremely proud of each and every one of our carers – they truly are our most valuable asset, and the heart of soul of our organisation. All of our carers have been selectively recruited for their compassionate, dedicated approach to their role, and have been subjected to rigorous background checks to make sure they’re the right sort of person to be caring for you or your loved one. All members of staff receive our award-winning training when they start at Helping Hands, as well as receiving regular refresher training to keep them up to date with the latest industry standards and best practices. In addition, every aspect of our care provision is independently monitored and regulated by the Care Quality Commission and Care Inspectorate Wales, so you can have total confidence that we’ll provide exceptional levels of care across the board.
Contact us for Respite Support
For more information about respite support from our brilliant Southampton care team, give us a call today – our customer support team will always be happy to help. Alternatively, you can contact us via our website to arrange a callback at your convenience.