Butterfields Home Sevices

A friendly and efficient service providing care in your own home

What does it do?

What do we offer?   

  • A bespoke care package, tailored to your own personal needs.
  • A service that arrives when you’d like it too and as often as you’d like it to.
  • An exceptionally high standard of care, provided by our very well trained and experienced care staff.

The security of having qualified nurses on staff, for advice and guidance.

What can we help you with?

  • Our Care Staff are on hand from 7am until 10pm, to help with things like:
  • Personal Care – Getting up in the morning, going to the toilet, getting washed and dressed and having breakfast, keeping things clean and tidy as they go along.
  • Help with Medication – keeping accurate records of the medication you have taken and helping you to take the right medication when you need to.
  • Lunch calls –Cooking a healthy nutritious lunch for you and
    clearing up afterwards.
  • Domestic calls – Keeping your home tidy and clean and doing the
    laundry and ironing etc.
  • Shopping – Our Care Staff can do your shopping for you or escort you on shopping trips, providing you with transport at the same time.
  • Trips out – Our Care staff can escort you on any trips out that you’d like to make including shows, trips to the seaside and anywhere elseyou may like to go.
  • Tea calls – Cooking a healthy nutritious meal for you and taking care of all the dishes afterwards.
  • Bed calls – To help get washed and into your night clothes and into your bed when it’s time to turn in for the evening.
  • An Out Of Hours Emergency On-Call Service that operates while ever our offices are closed (including all public holidays).

In addition to this we offer a night sitting service (from 10pm until 7am) for those who need someone to care for them throughout the night.

All of our staff are checked by the Disclosure & Barring Service for your safety and security.

Who it is for?

Butterfields Home Services  offer a wide range of care services in the Taunton area, enabling you stay at home and have your care come to you in the privacy and familiar surroundings of your own home, rather than the costly alternative of Residential Care.

Where it is available?

Local service (Taunton Deane).

What it costs:

Schedule of Charges 

Monday to Friday 7am to 10pm                    1hr - £16.00                          1/2hr -  £10.60                  1/4hr - £7.40
Saturday/Sunday 7am to 10pm                    1hr -  £17.50                           1/2hr - £11.60                  1/4hr - £8.40

 Bank Holidays

(7am to 10pm)                    1hr -  £24.00                           1/2hr - £15.90                  1/4hr -  £11.00

 Christmas Day/Boxing Day/New Year’s Day
     1hr -  £32.00                          1/2hr -  £21.40                  1/4hr -  £15.35


Monday to Friday (10pm to 7am)                           

Sleeping                                £17.00 per hour
Waking                                  £21.00 per hour

Saturday/Sunday (10pm to 7am)

Sleeping                                £18.50 per hour
Waking                                  £24.50 per hour

Bank Holiday (10pm to 7am)

Sleeping                                £25.00 per hour
Waking                                  £29.00 per hour

Christmas Day/Boxing Day/New Year’s Day (10pm to 7am)                       

Sleeping                                £33.00 per hour
Waking                                  £37.00 per hour


Minimum Charge: A minimum charge of (one quarter)
hour applies.

Note:  If your call goes over by 5 minutes or more,
it will be billed to the nearest 15 minutes.

In accordance with the Standard Terms
and Conditions, these
charges are subject to review 

Help may be available through Social Services under the Direct Payment Scheme - You can find out by contacting your Local Authority


How to access or apply for it:

You can call us on 01823 211 112 and one of our team will be happy to come and see you to discuss your needs.

What to expect then:

Care calls can usually begin with 48 hours, although it may be possible to begin sooner in certain circumstances.

Additional information:

Butterfields Home Services is committed to the welfare of people who need care


Info last updated:

The Manning Suite, Victoria House Victoria Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3FA