Our Services

The Duties
Detailed below is an indication of the responsibilities that we can assist with. We can also assist clients
to develop their skills, with the aim of increasing, re-establishing or maintaining independence.
Please note, this is not an exhaustive list and from our experience to date we have found that by
discussing and assessing a client’s individual requirements we can then present our clients with a
care/service plan detailing the proposed services. On occasions and for named clients only, we have
undertaken more specialised tasks.
Personal Care
• Assistance to get in or out of bed
• Washing
• Bathing/showering
• Getting dressed or undressed
• Going to the bathroom/toilet
• Hair care
• Skin care
• Going to bed
• Administration of, prompting to take, and/or supervision of medication
• Managing continence
Nutritional Care
• Preparation of drinks
• Preparation of breakfast
• Preparation of hot meal

• Preparation of light meals/snacks
• Assistance with nutrition
• Assistance with eating
• Managing food hygiene
• Menu planning
• Delivery of meals
• Escorting to the Dining Room
Practical Care
• Shopping
• Hand washing
• Laundry / ironing
• Washing up
• Making/changing bed(s)
• Minor clothes repairs (e.g. sewing on buttons)
• Housekeeping of toilets/bathrooms and showers
• Light/medium housework
• Assistance with using the heating etc.
Financial Care and Correspondence
• Assistance with general correspondence
• Assistance with completion of forms, an example being the Attendance
Allowance
• Assistance with the paying of household bills
Social Care
• Assisting with use of the telephone
• Assistance with maintaining social contact
• Assisting with escort duties
• Assistance with the arrangement and attending of appointment