Live-in care Abingdon

Outstanding live-in care delivered by warm and passionate specialists. Our kind and dedicated carers go the extra mile whilst looking after your loved one as part of our extended family

Mumby's live-in carer helping elderly client

Live-in care Abingdon – Mumby’s Outstanding Family Care

Abingdon is Mumby’s home town, where our friendly office team reside. We have been providing specialist nurse-led live-in care to the residents of Abingdon since 2002. Our family values and attention to the smallest detail sets us apart from other live-in care agencies.

What are the advantages of live-in care compared to care homes in Abingdon?

Live-in care enables you to continue living your life, in the way you want.

By choosing to stay at home and have a live-in carer, you can continue with your daily activities as usual, and find comfort in the knowledge that a live-in carer will always be on hand, just in case.

Take a trip to Abbey Gardens, or pop into the Loose Canon brewery with friends. Simply put, it’s peace of mind for you and your family.

What sets us apart from other care agencies in Abingdon?

Mumby’s offer out of hours support, with an emergency number available at all times should you have any concerns.

We provide affordable, trusted and expert live-in care.  All our carers are carefully chosen, fully trained and meticulously matched to you, ensuring you receive our signature quality care. Should you require more complex care or medical support, we have specialist carers ready to help.

Mumby’s is proud to be rated outstanding by the CQC. We have also recently won the Live-in Care Expertise Award in the Home Care Awards 2022, following recognition in the Homecare Awards 2021 for our specialist dementia care in Abingdon by receiving the High Commendation Award for Live-in Care Expertise & Dementia Care Expertise.

Our Family Values

We passionately believe live-in care is the best option as it allows you to stay at home, connected to family and friends.

With our strong family values and attention to detail, Mumby’s consistently provides the high-quality care you can trust and rely on. We treat clients and their families, staff and carers as family members.

Respite Care in Abingdon

We understand that caring for a loved one can be exhausting and you need some time to look after yourself.

Our respite live-in care provides round the clock, short-term care in Abingdon. This allows the primary carer to have some much-needed rest and time to themselves.

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



Thank you so much for all your help during the latter part of mum’s life. You were so understanding in what was such a difficult time for all involved.

Live-in Care supports people living with pets

“Thanks again for everything. Your kindness, patience and professionalism
are outstanding and much appreciated. “

Our Carers


Elderly Man smelling lavendar

Benefits of Live-in Care

  • Dedicated 1:1 tailored support in familiar surroundings with treasured possessions and memories to retain your loved one’s independence and freedom

  • 24-hour personalised care to meet your loved one’s health and social needs

  • Specialist care by professionally-trained carers support conditions such as dementia, Parkinson’s and MS

  • Meaningful and compatible companionship from a well-matched live-in carer. Friendship and support for your loved one in their pastimes offering encouragement and reducing feelings of loneliness

  • Proven to improve health outcomes, such as a reduction in the number of falls and hospital admissions. Live-in carers know their clients well and can detect health issues early

  • Days and lifestyle are planned around your loved one’s routine and hobbies, allowing them to stay connected with their community and travel as they wish

  • Your parents can stay together with their beloved pets, family and friends nearby and a garden to enjoy

  • Proven to boost well-being and happiness levels. 97% of people want to stay in their own homes

  • Peace of mind for the family that help and support are available whenever needed

  • Less pressure on relationships as you return to a more relaxed relationship rather than of a carer that can be stressful and time-consuming

  • Affordable live-in care fees compare favourably with care homes, especially where couples are looked after together

Local carers with local knowledge

Our carers offer great elderly companionship in Abingdon and there are many places to visit in Abingdon and Oxfordshire. The capital of the county Oxford is famed for its dreaming spires and is home to the world-famous University of Oxford. Bicester village is excellent for shopping, Burford is the picture-perfect Cotswold town, and Blenheim Palace is easily accessible too. The River Thames and its riverside towns and villages have great charm and there are many vibrant arts venues and theatres to choose from.

Why choose Mumby’s live-in care?

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