Home Instead Senior Care

What does it do?

From a few hours a day, up to 24 hours 7 days a week we provide a full care service to match the needs of the individual — which includes the following:

Personal Care Services
Help with bathing
Assist with dressing
Provide grooming
Help with incontinence care
Assist with eating
Dementia care
Alzheimer's care
Provide respite care
Provide convalescence care
Provide medication reminders
Assist with morning/wake up
Assist with evening/tuck in

Home Help Services
Collect prescriptions
Provide light housekeeping
Dusting and vacuuming
Help with washing and ironing
Make beds and change bed linen
Answer the door
Organise wardrobes and cupboards
Take out rubbish
Meal preparation and tidy away
Check food expiry dates
Supervise home maintenance
Oversee home deliveries
Care for houseplants
Assist with pet care
Prepare shopping lists
Help with general shopping
Drop off and collect dry cleaning

Companionship Services
Offer companionship and conversation
Arrange appointments
Help with travel arrangements
Stimulate mental awareness
Escort to appointments
Assist with clothing selection
Assist with entertaining
Help with reading
Participate in hobbies and crafts
Monitor diet and eating
Buy magazines, papers and books
Rent and play films
Plan visits, outings and trips
Visit neighbours and friends
Accompany to lunch or dinner
Attend plays or concerts
Attend club meetings and sporting events
Record family history
Discuss current/historical events
Reminisce about the past

Who it is for?

Whilst our principal services involve the day-to-day care of older people in their own homes (and in care homes), we also provide a range of specialist services, which include Alzheimer's and dementia care, convalescence care - and respite care, for families who need a break from day-to-day caring duties.
Our services are also applicable to those with learning and physical disabilities - and we are able to provide comprehensive, specialised home care for individuals who face these challenges.

Where it is available?

Local service (Bournemouth, Poole).

How to access or apply for it:

For further information call 01925 730273

Additional information:

The latest quality rating of this service by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) shows: Not Yet Rated

Classification(s):

Info last updated:

01/08/2011
Provider
Discovery Court Business Centre, 551 - 553 Wallisdown Road, Poole, Dorset, BH12 5AG