Is Your Home Suitable for Live-in Care?

by | Mar 26, 2018 | News, Social Care

Around the clock care helps facilitate a better quality of life and comfort for many elderly and disabled people, however, some perceive it as being synonymous with the loss of independence. This is likely because those in need of consistent care generally move into a care home, where staff provide assistance to a group of people throughout the day.

With up to 97% of elderly people preferring to stay in their home whilst receiving care, it’s no surprise that there is a somewhat glum perception of around the clock care – however care homes are not the only option available for those who need long-term and consistent support, live-in care makes it possible for a person to remain in their own home whilst receiving care. A live-in carer is unique in the fact they will live in the home of the person in need of assistance, seeing that the necessary level of care is provided without upheaval and disruption to life. For more details The Good Care Group