Home care services

What does it do?

What will home carers do?
They will help you in a wide range of tasks that have been agreed by you and your social worker. This might include:
  • dressing and undressing
  • washing, shaving and bathing
  • preparing light meals/snacks
All carers should be trained to high standards in order to meet your individual needs.

Home care service providers in Luton
The information sheet at http://www.luton.gov.uk/Media%20Library/Health%20and%20social%20care/PDF/Community%20Care/Home%20Care%20Providers%20in%20Luton.pdf
 has details of all organisations providing services in the town. We don't recommend individual providers, but you can see the latest inspection on the Care Quality Commission (CQC) web site at http://www.cqc.org.uk/

Or contact:
CQC on 03000 616161
(Customer services team are available
8.30am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday)

Or write to:
Care Quality Commission
National Correspondence
Citygate
Gallowgate
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 4PA

Who it is for?

Home care services help to provide support for frail or disabled people so they are able to live as independently as possible in their homes.

Where it is available?

Local service (Luton).

How to access or apply for it:

Contact the Referral management team

Classification(s):

Info last updated:

09/02/2012