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Introductory Live-in Services2019-10-15T12:25:33+00:00

Introductory Live-in Services

For families who wish to have more of a hands on approach to live in care

Like our sister company this service allows your family member to remain at home with a professional live-in carer rather than a residential setting.

What we can help with

  • Respite care for families

  • Holiday companionship for clients

  • Long term care (on a rota system)

  • Convalescence care

Tasks we can help with (the list below is not exhaustive)

  • Running your home
  • Menu planning, shopping and cooking
  • Light domestic tasks
  • Laundry
  • Pet care
  • Socialising
  • Personal Care
  • Manual Handling

Conditions we can offer help with include (this list below is not exhaustive)

  • Cardiac conditions
  • Respiratory conditions
  • Stroke
  • Parkinsons
  • Dementia
  • Neurological conditions
  • Complex Health Care Needs
  • Palliative Care
  • End of Life

Advantages

  • Family member remains in own home maintaining usual routine
  • Couples can stay together
  • Pets can stay with owner
  • Family regain quality time with their loved one
  • One to one care
  • Often the client regains their social life and can visit friends or family or vice a versa

Our Carers

Our Carers

This service introduces carers who undergo a rigorous recruitment process including

  • in-depth interview, either face to face or via skype or similar, by our recruitment manager and a care manager.
  • Assess oral and written English skills
  • ID verification
  • Three references are obtained and verified as authentic
  • Any training on CV supported by signed certificates
  • Enhances DBS obtained
  • Overseas police check requested if appropriate
  • Hobbies and interests of candidate discussed

Process

  • A professional member of our team will take your enquiry
  • An in-depth conversation will enable us to ascertain the level and cost of care your loved one may need
  • If appropriate a home assessment visit can be offered for a cost of £100
  • We will ask that our registration form is completed and returned
  • From information gathered our team will send profiles of suitable care workers
  • Once both parties are happy to proceed a start date can be agreed and travel arrangements can be made between client and carer
  • Our professional team will remain in contact with client and/or advocate to ensure continuity of care

Costs

There are two parts of costs with this service

  • Weekly payment to carer from £595 to £665 for a single client (dependent on care needs of client)
  • Weekly payment to the carer from £770 to £875 for a couple depending on care needs of the clients)
  • Weekly agency fee of £210 including VAT to enable us to provide this professional service
  • One off registration fee of £150

 

Incidentals to consider

  • Travel costs to and from the placement
  • Double pay on Bank Holidays
  • Reasonable allowance for food for the carer (we advise a minimum of £40 per week on top of your normal housekeeping)

Contact us today

Do you need some more information about our live-in care service for your loved ones living in Oxfordshire?

Please fill in  the form or contact us and one of our care team will contact you when it is convenient.

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Elizabeth

My name is Elizabeth Lewis, Registered Nurse and Registered Manager. I have been delivering training & mentoring student nurses & Care Workers, at various stages throughout my extensive career. I feel very passionately about ‘care’ & this has shown through in my eagerness to be responsive to Mumbys’ Homecare Support plus being involved in any way that I can to expand the role of the trainer and improve the care delivery.

I very much enjoy working with Mumbys’ Homecare Support as they really are committed to delivering Person Centred Support/Care that follow very closely the 6 C’s of Care, Communication, Competence, Courage, Commitment, & Compassion.

Our Family looking after your family

eileen-mcCann Mumbys Care Manager Eileen – Care Manager

My aim as care manager is to ensure all aspects of the day-to-day operations run smoothly.

On a personal note what is important for me when thinking about live-in care is family values which Mumby’s wholeheartedly represents.