Live-in Care

Everything you need to know about live-in care

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Legal matters can be scary and quite often the reason why we delay. They can also be incredibly difficult to discuss with elderly parents or relatives. We hope our simple and informative guides will help you and your family to prepare to care. 

Understanding Live-in Care

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A complete summary of what a live-in carer can offer

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Find out what you need to offer a live-in carer

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Learn how live-in carers are recruited and chosen

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A live-in carer shares what her job is really like

Arranging Live-in Care

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Learn more about the best live-in care providers and agencies in the UK

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Essential questions that you should be asking to find the right live-in carer

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Everything you need to know about employing your own live-in carer directly

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Live-in Care Regulations

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Learn about how care is regulated by organisations such a the CQC

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Understand what abuse is, how to spot it, and what you can do

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The home care complaint process in full

Live-in Care Companies

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Learn more about live-in care from Helping Hands

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Discover more about Elder's live-in care services

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Read more about Edyn Care's round-the-clock care

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Find out more about live-in care from The Good Care Group

Live-in Care Information & Advice

Choosing live-in care is likely to be one of the biggest decisions you and your parents or relatives make – financially, emotionally and practically.  You will be choosing someone to move into the family home to take care of one or other of your parents, and get involved in all aspects of their life, as well as the home.  Big decision.  But – we have put together all the information and guidance you need to help you make the best decisions about live-in care. 

Live-in care costs start from approximately £950 per week. You or your parents might be eligible for funding support. Visit our finance section to read more about benefits and funding options. Alternatively, if you will be covering the full cost, we have some useful advice on self funding care including our guides to annuities and equity release

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