Care Services

Home care services throughout Taunton, Wellington, Bath.

What does it do?

Way Ahead Care is able to provide a wide range of care services within your own home. This can be anything from light domestic tasks to more specialised personal care requirements.

Personal Care
This can typically cover a wide range of everyday personal requirements including:
  • Washing and bathing
  • Dressing and undressing
  • Assistance with getting up and/or putting to bed
  • Toileting services
  • Moving & Handling with or without the use of mechanical aids
  • Structured rehabilitation programmes
  • Assisting or prompting medication *
  • Assistance in the application of preventative creams/ointments
  • Monitoring of and the collection of Prescriptions
  • Assisting with medical dressings *
(*There are limitations regarding the extent of services provide. Please contact us for further information.)

Domestic Services
Being unable to complete the day to day housekeeping tasks is sometimes a hard thing to accept and some help and assistance within the home can go a long way to improving someone’s wellbeing. We can relieve the worry of being unable to complete these tasks and provide flexible, effective assistance around the home specific to the individual’s requirements and preferences.  This can be provided on a regular or ad hoc basis and can include:
  • Purchasing shopping on behalf of, or accompanying on shopping trip
  • Light domestic tasks (vacuuming & dusting)
  • Laundry
  • Dish Washing
  • Assistance with the care of pets
  • Collecting Pensions/Paying Bills

Who it is for?

We provide homecare for people of all ages and with varying disabilities to ensure their independence is maintained. The Service User's happiness and of course the sense of well being is our main priority.

We pride ourselves on the level of care and support we provide and it is this dedication to furthering the standards of home help that has made us one of the best care providers in the South West. Whether it is short term help that’s required, help with rehabilitation or 24 hour assistance, we have a portfolio of services designed to meet your needs.

Our services can be sourced directly through private bespoke packages or through our partnership arrangements with the Local Authorities. Call us to learn more about the variety of funding methods in place.

Where it is available?

Local service (Taunton Deane, Bath & North East Somerset).

What it costs:

These services can be purchased either privately or delivered through our partnership agreements with the Local Authority. Please contact for further information

How to access or apply for it:

Phone us on 01823 321123
Email us at

What to expect then:

Our staff will visit you for a no-obligation assessment to discuss your needs, or the needs of the individual.

Additional information:

Way Ahead Care is a family run business and has been delivering care and support in the local community since 1996. we pride ourselves on providing quality homecare services

Way Ahead Care’s own training division, Step Ahead Training Centre, ensure that their entire staff, regardless of their previous experience, undergoes a vigorous Induction programme. All Induction courses have been developed in line with the National Occupational Standards as well as the Common Induction Standards recognised by Skills for Care, the sector skills specialists.

This induction programme ensures that all staff employed by Way Ahead Careare capable and competent to deliver the quality services we expect.  We actively encourage staff to further themselves with continual training and internal pathways, which is acknowledged through its continual Investors in People recognition.

Way Ahead Care is also a Strategic Partner of both Somerset and Bath & North East Somerset Local Authorities. This is only achieved through completion of a vigorous tendering process and subject to annual assessment of service delivery and review.

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Accuro House, 18 Belvedere Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1BW