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What Is Live In Care or 24 hour care at home?

We are often asked ‘What is live in care?’ and our response is simple, live in care offers a personalised professional round the clock in home instead care, Instead of going residential care home. The care is provided by an experienced carer who lives in your home on a 2-3 weeks rota assisting with all activitis of daily living. This ensures high quality of care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Whatever your needs, no matter what time of day or night, Safehands Live In Care will be there.

Live in care in the UK is becoming more and more popular, as the elderly are choosing to stay in their own homes instead of moving into a residential care home. As their health and medical needs change, Safehands Live In Care can change along with them to ensure they are able to live comfortably in their own homes.

24-hour live in care means that today’s growing elderly population can lead a normal, independent life and have the personalised care and assistance with daily activities they need, when they need it. As an added benefit, Safehands Live In Care also means that not only do you, or your elderly loved ones get the care you need, but the companionship and friendship that comes with having a dedicated live in carer in your home 24/7.

How Is Live In Care Different?

What are some of the differences of live in care  over moving into a residential care home?

Aside from the fact that you get high quality care and support in the comfort of your own home, you also get a friend and companion to talk to and assist you with your daily activities. This is especially beneficial for elderly patients who suffer from dementia as they will receive the care they need in a familiar setting which is important to the nature of their condition.

24-hour live in care UK provides a personalised care plan based on each client’s unique needs. This ensures better stability and increased independence, two factors important to health and wellness.

Live in care in UK is managed, supported and quality assured from our local offices. A specially trained local care management team makes weekly support visits to ensure the satisfaction of both the client and the carer.

In Home care instead is a cost-effective option compared to most UK residential care homes. Prices of residential care home services are increasing and can be too expensive for couples who are often required to pay for two beds in the care home.

live in care Service

Home instead care an alternative to residential care

  • CQC regulated and rated "Good".
  • Most trusted live in care agency in UK.
  •  A rigorous in-person interview and assessment.
  • An average of ten years in the care profession.
  • Fully Managed 24/7 Support

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Home Instead care

All our live in carers are:

  • Qualified in care and passionate about helping others
  • Individually selected by us through internal recruitment process
  • Experienced in social care and health sector
  • Friendly and well spoken
  • Recruited locally with the right to work in the UK
  • DBS checked

Our Caregivers

You need experienced and professional carers

At Safehands, we have an experienced group of live in carers that are based in the UK. Good database of reliable carers allows us to match a client with the most suitable carer for their care needs, personality and interests.

We provide ongoing support to our clients and staff. All our carers have up to date training and qualifications. We supervise and support our carers so that they offer the highest standard of care.

Duties of a live in carer:

  • Personal care (showering, dressing, toileting )
  • Light Household duties (laundry, ironing, dusting and cleaning)
  • Administration of prescribed medicines
  • Aided mobility
  • Assistance in events, shopping and social gatherings
  • Shopping and fresh meals preparation
  • Assisting in medical appointments
  • Helping in daily routines
  • Planning social events if required
  • Driving a car and caring for pets if a customer owns one

How much does live in care cost UK?

Our care packages are specifically crafted for your individual needs. We understand that care costs may be expensive. Therefore, we have decided to come across our client's expectations and have provided affordable care packages. Our services are known for an excellent quality of care. more.......       

Contact us if you want to book an assessment. One of our care consultants will help you to choose the best care package for your care needs. Our care costs are estimated between £699.00 to £1,200.00. Please note that you can apply for care funding to your local authorities

Bespoke Care Packages

Fair and affordable

Low Dependency Care

From £100.00

per day


Medium Dependency Care

From £115.00

per day


High Dependency Care

From £129.00

per day


Couples Care
Respite Care

From £135.00

per day


couples live in care

Why chose Safehands Live In Care Service

Fully Regulated by the CQC

The Care Quality Commission (CQC), has rated Safehands Live In Care good in all five categories for being safe, effective, caring, well-led and responsive to people’s needs, following an inspection in January 2019.

Top Class Live In Carers

 We only employ individuals who are passionate about the role of a caregiver, have substantial experience in the care industry and are trustworthy and professional. We do not use third-party agencies to source live in carers.

Experts in 24 Hour Home Care

Talking through years of experience, we know how important it is to match a client with the right carer. We approach each client individually and put in the time to understand them and assess their care needs.

Care continuity

Effective rotas and dedicated management support gets the best out of our carers.

Individually Tailored Care

We provide bespoke care package created specifically for your own needs, whatever they maybe.

The best carers

Our professional carers are employed and trained to the very highest standards

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24 hour care in the comfort of your own home

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