Growing old can bring challenges, both for the person who’s ageing and for their family. It can be frustrating for our loved ones because they can’t do everything they used to and feel like they’re losing their independence. At the same time, it might be worrying for their family as they might not be able to be there whenever their loved ones need them.
High-Quality Home Care, Dementia Care & Live-in Care in Folkestone
Home Instead Folkestone is an award-winning home care company that offers the best in-home services throughout Folkestone.
We provide care and support to allow individuals to lead fulfilled lives in a safe & familiar surroundings where they feel most comfortable, in the place they call home.
At Home Instead Folkestone, we believe that everyone should be able to stay at home surrounded by their belongings and precious memories for as long as they possibly can. Our goal is to help you make that happen.
Each care package we provide is tailored to the individual’s needs and requirements; whether you need an hour a day with visiting care or a private live-in carer reside in your home, we have home care services that can support everyone to get the best out of their life.
From hourly home care to 24-hour live-in care, we're confident we can support your loved one to live a happy life at home.
Our One-to-One Care Services Include:
We have a wide range of home care services available to support independent living. From companionship Care Services to specialist care such as Alzheimer's care, helping people with dementia or other health conditions, we can provide the care you need when you need it.
Our options are either hourly visiting care where a CAREGiver will visit the home for an hour (or however long required) or a live-in carer that resides in your home and works the hours agreed when you need to support the most.
Home care and live-in care are the safest alternatives to care and allow you to remain at home without the need to move into a residential care facility.
Home Help & Housekeeping
24 Hour Care
How to Get Started - We Care from the moment you get in touch
Once you have contacted Home Instead Folkestone, we will carry out a care assessment, talk about the best care options available and provide you with the cost of care based on the type of care you require.
We aim to look at what is best for you, which is why all of our care packages are bespoke and based on individual care needs and requirements.
You will be assigned a care manager who will look after you from the moment you get in touch. Once we understand your situation, health condition, needs, and requirements, a CAREGiver will be carefully selected based on that information.
We have a dedicated team who want to make a real difference in people’s daily life and will go above and beyond to ensure that happens.
Home care services to keep your loved ones happy.
Our team of private carers is full of highly-trained, passionate CAREGivers equipped with the knowledge and methods to ensure they can support individuals to live in their homes for as long as possible. All of our CAREGivers are provided with ongoing training and support to continue to provide outstanding home care services throughout Folkestone.
Here at Home Instead, we are flexible in our approach and tailor home care services to meet clients' individual needs. We are here to help you find the best solution. Our home care services will keep your loved ones happy.
A professional CAREGiver can help you get around, mainly if your mobility is limited. You can continue living in your home independently.
Home Instead Folkestone also offers comforting, live-in support services for loved ones or you. This is an alternative to living in a residential home.
Care is often a necessity for those who require assistance in their daily lives, but not everyone is suited to residential care. At Home Instead Folkestone, we offer a personalised complete live-in care services and drop-in visits as a real alternative to a residential care home. We ensure that our clients are taken care of in the ways they need because, to us, it's personal.
The ultimate goal of home care is to promote independence in daily living.
Home Instead CAREGivers are dedicated carers who provide dignified Home care services to people in their own homes. Our services, such as dementia care, live-in care, companionship, personal care, and other help around the house, are available to anyone who lives in or around Folkestone
We offer numerous types of care packages tailored specifically for each individual’s needs. From respite care, live-in carers, companionship care, everyday tasks, help with bathing and dressing, to cooking and cleaning, we carry out each service with the same level of high-quality care.
Our home care services are flexible and person-centred. This means we perfectly match each Home Instead CAREGiver to the client’s needs.
Your bespoke care plan will be unique to your needs so that you can focus on what matters most and enjoy the support of a professional carer who knows precisely how to help.
Our home care packages are built around you to support your lifestyle choice from a visit a day to 24 hour or live-in care. We ensure you get the domiciliary care that's right for you when you need it the most.
Having care provided at home has made an enormous difference to people’s quality of life, particularly those who have difficulty walking or getting around.
Who Can Benefit from at Home Care
Anyone can benefit from having care provided at home. Most families we support are people who:
- Need additional support around the house with household tasks
- Would benefit from having a companion
- Have a health condition that requires assistance
- Live with dementia or Alzheimer’s
- Have a severe medical condition that requires complex care
- Need help recovering from an injury or an operation
- Have a disability or an illness that affects physical health
- Need assistance getting ready
- Would benefit from medication prompts and reminders
- Is about to get a discharge from the hospital and is on the road to recovery
- In need of emergency home care
- And more
How Home Instead Folkestone Can help
Home Care Visits - From 3 Hours a week
Live-in Care - This is where a live-in carer resides in your home
Dementia Care - Specialist Dementia help and support provided at home
Overnight Care - Care to give you peace of mind throughout the night
Personal Care - Assistance with daily tasks
Befriending Services - Companionship to help reduce feelings of loneliness and isolation
Home help & housekeeping - Ensuring you’re safe and well looked after at home.
For further information on how we can assist your loved one or would like to book a care consultation, why not call our team on 01303 396753 or use the form below to arrange a call back at a time that's more convenient to you. We aim to provide an outstanding quality of care with one-to-one support that allows your loved one to live a happy and independent life in the comfort of their home.
All of our home care will be regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
Check out the latest news and events from Folkestone, Hythe & Ashford
Leading review site Homecare.co.uk has awarded Home Instead Folkestone, Hythe & Ashford as one of the Top 20 home care providers in South East England. The award is based purely on reviews from the people we care for which is why we’re so proud to receive it. Thank you to all our clients and their family and friends for such wonderful feedback on the care we provide – it’s placed us as a Top 20 home care provider in the South East. We love what we do and are glad that you do too! Independent reviews of our care are so important to us to show we’re delivering the highest quality person-centred care in Folkestone,Hythe,Ashford and surrounding areas. We’re thrilled to be recognised in the Top 20 Awards 2019.
Home Instead has been recognised as a 5 Star Employer by Work Buzz as a result of positive feedback from their employees In June 2019, WorkBuzz invited all Home Instead’s CAREGivers and Key Players to provide confidential feedback about their experience working for Home Instead, including the training and development on offer; the relationship with their manager and day-to-day responsibilities. As independent employee engagement specialists, WorkBuzz then verified the results. Home Instead was awarded the 5 Star Employer award in September, based on positive feedback from their employees. This demonstrates Home Instead’s high levels of employee engagement, compared to other businesses of a similar size. Steven Frost, CEO of WorkBuzz said “The biggest challenge facing many organisations is recruiting and retaining the best talent. We would like to congratulate Home Instead for its high levels of employee engagement. Its positive culture means that most employees are proud to work there.