Services

With Q Care, you can select any services you need.

We’ll be happy to deliver them individually, or you can mix and match to create Your Plan.

Click on a service below for more details.

  •   Personal Care - Helping you to maintain your daily routine

    Our carers can help you prepare for the day, then make sure that you’re warm and comfortable and ready for a good night’s sleep when the sun goes down…

    • Getting up and dressing
    • Oral hygiene
    • Hair washing and drying
    • Wardrobe management and choosing what to wear for the day
    • Assisting with your night-time routine
    • Support in taking prescribed medication
    • Continence care
  •   Companionship - Personal support so you can enjoy your social life

    For all of us, whatever our circumstances, ill health can lead to loneliness and a feeling of isolation. Our companionship services can make your life easier and more enjoyable.

    If you’d like someone to go with you to medical or hospital appointments,

    we can help. In addition, a companion can provide practical assistance with tackling bills and administration.

    You can pursue your hobbies and interests, and we can arrange to accompany you on days out or visits to your local club, to ensure you keep in touch with friends, family and the local community. We can even help you with the daily crossword, or stroll with you on a walk around town.

  •   Domestic Services - Need help with household chores?

    We’ll be happy to help keep the household running smoothly by tackling chores regularly, making sure you have enough food in
    the house and dealing with practical issues.

    • General household cleaning – including dusting and vacuuming, sweeping and polishing
    • Cleaning bathrooms
    • Cleaning kitchens – including floors and surfaces - washing and drying dishes, polishing glasses, cleaning the oven, emptying & loading the dishwasher and organising cupboards
    • Bed making – including changing bed linens in main and additional bedrooms
    • Laundry and ironing – washing, drying, ironing and putting items away the way you like
    • Shopping for weekly groceries or accompanying you to the shops
    • Running errands – popping out for some milk or collecting your daily newspaper
    • Menu planning
    • Managing food hygiene
    • Assistance with eating
    • Preparation of light snacks and hot meals
    • Collecting pensions and /or benefits
    • Helping you to pay bills
    • Assisting with correspondence – writing letters or emails
  •   Respite Care - Short-term support designed to give regular carers a break

    At Q Care we know that your relatives and loved ones are dear to you. However, we appreciate that as a carer you also may need a little time away, to recharge your batteries.

    Q Care offers a flexible support plan that can be tailored to your needs. You’ll enjoy the peace of mind that comes with knowing your loved ones are in good hands, receiving the care you’d expect when you are not there to look after them.

    Your well-being is as important to us as the care we deliver.

  •   Continuing Healthcare - For assistance with long-term health conditions

    We provide skilled and experienced carers during challenging times.

    We understand that loved ones might wish to return home to a familiar
    and comforting environment when they are seriously ill, or suffering from a life-changing condition.

    We offer several levels of support, emotional and physical, to enable you to remain at home or for your loved ones to return home.

    The family home remains a warm and welcome environment that nurtures a loving and positive atmosphere, and we provide the care you need.

  •   Dementia Care - Specialist and consistent care and support

    We understand that this debilitating illness brings emotional and psychological challenges, not only for the sufferer but also for close family and friends.

    Being able to understand and cope with the consequences of this illness will make it easier for you to deal with the challenges that it brings.

    Q Care will provide you with support and useful advice, helping you to tackle day-to-day activities and tasks.

  •   Emergency Out-of-Hours Care - Whenever you need us, we are here

    We know that care is a full time role and realise that you may sometimes need advice outside regular working hours.

    Our out-of-hours provision will help you access emergency medical assistance and offer companionship and reassurance if medical intervention is needed. You can rely on our support.

  •   Specialist Care - Specialised care services for people with long-term health conditions

    Our specialist care team looks after people living with conditions like diabetes, or those needing palliative care.