Making the choice between Care homes or home care?
Discovering that you or a loved one requires support can be a distressing and difficult time for all involved and considering the type of care that would be most beneficial can be a very hard decision to make.
Different families can have very different needs and if you are researching care homes there are a lot of elements to consider before taking any major steps. However, there are other options to consider, such as home care.
Home care is where your loved one receives care in the familiar surroundings of their own home – whether this be for an hour a day or a more intensive level of live-in care, where the carer will be there around the clock. The benefits of receiving care in the home are numerous and include: