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Senior Home Care Services in East Herts and Uttlesford

Continuing to live at home as you age can be a great comfort. Your home is familiar and the place where you feel the safest. Aging is a natural part of life that can make daily tasks more difficult and demanding. Home Instead East Herts and Uttlesford is the area’s leading home care provider for the elderly that will help you or your loved one remain at home thanks to our specialised, bespoke care. Our compassionate home care services in East Herts and Uttlesford were rated Good by the CQC (2019) and are designed to fit around you or your loved one’s life. Whether you’re looking for companionship, help at home, or dementia care, our experienced senior CAREGivers will be able to support you to live independently in your own home.

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Home Instead provide professional companion care, helping older people across the UK to continue to live a fulfilling life, in their own home.

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Home help and housekeeping

Living well often starts with looking after the home and studies show that having a clean and tidy house can have positive effects on health and wellbeing.

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Personal care

To us, it’s personal. Whether it is helping you with personal hygiene, or keeping well and keeping active, all are important to your wellbeing, and we have every element of living a fulfilled life covered.

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Dementia care including Alzheimer's disease

Dementia affects more than 850,000 people in the UK and the figure is growing at an unprecedented rate. By 2051, over 2 million people will have been diagnosed with a type of dementia.

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Caring technology

At Home Instead Senior Care we believe that while technology will never replace the human touch, it can enhance people’s lives.

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Advice & support

Ageing can be a challenging time for both the person who is getting older and the family who is seeing them change. We offer advice and support across a range of range of areas to help.

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Preventing hospitalisation

Taking extra care of your loved one’s health as they age is very important and taking preventive measures can help to keep our loved ones out of hospital.

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As we age, our appetites and attitudes to food change which means older people are at an increased risk of becoming malnourished. Home Instead provides services to help clients enjoy a healthy, balanced diet.

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Getting started

If you believe you or your family member would benefit from having some support at home, the best way forward is for us to come and meet you at your home for a care consultation. This is where we can discuss the type of support you are looking for as well as discover what type of CAREGiver would best suit your needs.

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Respite emergency home care

Life is short, and time spent with your loved ones should be quality time. With Home Instead, you don’t have to shoulder all the care responsibilities alone.

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Assistive care

Home Aware offers a way to help keep families up to date with the activities of daily living in the home.

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Connected care

At Home Instead Senior Care, we’re here to help you and your family to stay connected, sharing moments together even when apart, and provide an easy way to socially engage with others.

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Care Solutions

Discover Home Instead’s Care Solutions, a bespoke, all-inclusive home care package that we design to suit your needs.

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Mindfulness for older people

Russell Treasure has written a guest blog for Home Instead Senior Care all about mindfulness tips and guidance for older people.

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Choosing the right care for you

At Home Instead, we understand that senior care is not always an easy thing to talk about with relatives. Let us help you make an informed choice about care.

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A Career as a CAREGiver

Do you have a big heart, friendly nature and love people? Do you have some spare time and a desire to help people? You could be part of our award-winning team of CAREGivers helping older people to live well at home.