Live in Dementia Care

Warm, respectful and understanding care for

dementia patients in the familiarity of their home.

Mumby's live-in carer helping elderly client

Mumby’s Outstanding Live in Dementia Care

We believe that live in dementia care is the best and safest care. Our live in dementia care can make a real difference to loved ones with dementia and their families.

Mumby’s skilled live-in carers offer outstanding dementia care in your home. They provide the continuity of care and support needed to help you to live independently and continue your familiar routines in the comfort of your own home.

Live-in care allows your loved one to continue to enjoy living at home. In the comfort of their own surroundings, they keep all their belongings with precious and comforting memories. They carry on with their own routines including getting up and having breakfast when they want, enjoying their favourite pastimes and seeing their friends and family as and when they desire.

Dementia specialists

90% of our clients have dementia. Our carers receive expert and specialist training to care for our dementia clients. All of our staff are experienced in dementia care. They sensitively care for your loved one based on their unique personality, preferences and care needs.

Outstanding CQC rating

Mumby’s outstanding CQC report says: “People were supported to have maximum choice and control of their lives and staff supported them…. they encourage her with her music and go through family albums”. It continues “The service was an excellent role model for other services.”

Award-winning live in dementia care

HCA Award Winner

Mumby’s are winners of the prestigious Home Care Award (HCA) 2021 for Mental Health & Dementia Care Expertise. HCA awards are the UK benchmark for service excellence in home care and live-in care.

Supporting a loved one with live in dementia care

We know how upsetting, worrying and stressful it can be when you are emotionally and practically supporting a loved one with dementia.

Mumby’s experienced and friendly team will help you every step of the way.  They will listen to your needs and share their vast care knowledge to enable you to confidently make an informed care choice.

We continue to assess our dementia clients and more care and support can be arranged as required.

What our clients are saying about our outstanding live in dementia care

“Tremendously helpful. My father is particularly difficult with increasing dementia issues. The team helped me navigate through these testing times. The manager and her team have the patience of saints!”

“Everyone wants the best for their loved ones and nothing is too much for this amazing company, they embraced Mum’s care with respect and kindness at all times.”

“It was such a pleasure to meet Trevor. The information he shared with us was so interesting and will be very useful. It has given us lots to think about.”

Useful Links

Cost of live in dementia care

Supporting someone with dementia

Five benefits of live in care for dementia patients

Best practice in dementia care at home

Our Services

  • Light domestic duties

  • Offering companionship

  • Aid with reading

  • Help with writing letters

  • Organising mail

  • Care for houseplants

  • Outings – social and appointments

  • Support for pets

  • Medication administration

  • Provide reminders/arrange appointments

  • Menu planning/shopping

  • Preparing meals

  • Assistance with eating

  • Monitoring diet and nutrition

  • Personal care/grooming

  • Continence assistance

  • Mobility assistance

WHAT IS LIVE-IN CARE?

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Benefits of Live in Dementia Care

  • Care in the comfort, familiarity and safety of your loved one’s own home. Dementia live-in care offers a calmer environment compared to a noisy care home.

  • Less confusion and disruption as your loved one receives care in the familiar and secure surroundings of their own home. Any daily routines such as meal and bedtimes are maintained, rather than adapted to fit into a standard routine schedule.

  • Happy and precious memories surround and comfort your loved one.

  • Your loved one is more stimulated by living an independent life and this can slow the progression of dementia. Live-in carers can engage in and encourage sensory and physical activities.

  • 1:1 support if your loved one has sleep problems. Carer stimulation in the day can improve their sleep patterns.

  • Socialising is effortless. Your loved one can enjoy activities together with a live-in carer companion such as gardening, playing games, making crafts and watching television. Friends and family can regularly visit easily as normal and the carer takes your loved one to social activities.

  • Assistance with daily tasks including shopping and cooking nutritious meals, ensuring medications are taken when they should be, and ironing and cleaning.

  • Live-in carer keeps a watchful eye on your loved one with less risk of falls. Reassurance for the family who can relax and live their own life.

Cost of Live in Dementia Care

The inclusive weekly cost of dementia live-in care at Mumby’s is tailored to the specific needs of your loved one, following a free no obligation assessment. Comparable to nursing home fees, our live-in care charges are directly for the 1:1 care your loved one needs rather than hotel services.

Live in Dementia Care Expertise

Trevor MumbyTrevor Mumby, our very own psychoanalyst and counsellor, author of a number of dementia support publications, offers a wide range of dementia support to the team and the client’s family including:

  • 1:1 bespoke advice as needed
  • A visit to each client’s home to provide information and guidance for the carers and the families.
  • First-rate dementia training for all Mumby’s carer staff. Specialist care training is delivered by Trevor on how to live with a client who suffers from dementia based on his wealth of specialist knowledge in dementia care.

Useful links

Supporting someone with dementia

Help for people with dementia to sleep better 

Conducting Wellbeing with Dementia

Respite Care for Family Carers who provide Dementia Care

We understand that caring for someone who has dementia or Alzheimer’s can be challenging and exhausting. You need some time to look after yourself.

We offer short-term, round the clock dementia respite live-in care to allow the primary carer to have some much-needed rest and time to themselves.

Why choose Mumby’s live-in care?

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