Personal care service

Personal care service in Ashford

What does it do?

Hairdressing prices

Our hairdressing charges vary dependant upon what particular type of cut you would like but as a guide the following prices apply:

  • Shampoo and set £7.00
  • Cut shampoo and set £10.50
  • Perm including cut shampoo and set £23.00
  • Ladies and gents haircut £7.00
  • Cut only, ladies and gents £4.50 

Bathing service

We offer a bathing service from Monday to Friday from 09.00 till 12.00 there is a charge for this service but often a Case Manager will offer you a personal budget to help you pay for a bath if you want support and assistance to maintain your personal hygiene.

This service is predominantly for our members, but we do the service to people who just want to have a bath. 

If the service is subsidised by a personal budget then the cost of the bath will be £4.00 plus the personal budget payment awarded.

If there is no subsidy the charge for each bath will be £10.00.

Chiropody

We run a chiropody service which is available by appointment at the Pop Inn Centre, please contact us for more details.

Hearing aid clinic

Hi Kent run weekly clinic at the Pop Inn on a Tuesday from 10.30 until 12.30, they offer NHS patients hearing aid batteries and simple repairs and the cleaning of hearing aids. Batteries and minor repairs are also available at the Eldercare Centre on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Friday.

These services are free at both of our centres.

Who it is for?

We offer a wide range of personal care services to older people in Ashford, including assisted bathing, hairdressing and chiropody.

Where it is available?

Local service (Ashford).

What it costs:

See above

How to access or apply for it:

See contact details above

Classification(s):

Info last updated:

29/01/2015
Provider
The Eldercare Centre, Stanhope Road, Ashford, Kent, TN23 5RF