24/7 Live in Care Devon & Exeter
We are the Live in Home Care Specialists, providing care services in Devon & Exeter and many counties in the South East and South West UK for people who need help to continue living independent lives, in their own homes; but still having control.
Areas We Cover
★ Newton Abbot
Our Managed Live in Care service provides 24/7 care and support in the home for adults and young people in Devon. This includes Exeter, Exmouth, Torquay, Totnes, Tiverton, Barnstaple and many other areas in Devon
You will have security and peace of mind through the support and assistance of a live in carer staying with you in the familiar surroundings of your own home. We are privileged to help individuals and couples with all the care and support services that they need to continue living in a way that suits them and their families. As needs and interests change our live-in care staff will adapt the support to that is required. They will not take over things that you can and want to do yourself. We tailor our service specifically for you.
If you have a car they can help you with travel to and from social events, day centers, work or college. You remain completely in control at all times. We will visit you at home prior to your care taking place to ensure we send someone you are compatible with. We would be happy to take you to any of your favourite places in the local area, such the Gothic Cathedral in Exeter, or the market in Newton Abbot. We would be happy to fulfil as many of your personal wishes that we can. Our live in carers do not wear uniforms and will be Companions to you. We also support the younger person with learning or physical disability. Again here your live-in support worker can accompany you as you go about your daily life.
We understand the importance of continuity of care, so our support workers usually work for at least four weeks at a time, before taking a short break, which means that they really get to know you as a person, learning what makes you feel comfortable and secure. As needs and interests change our live-in care staff will adapt the support to that is required. They will not take over things that you can and want to do yourself. We tailor our service specifically for you.
Continuity of care is very important to us!
Free Care Assessment
After the initial contact, we will visit you in your own home in the Devon region, or in hospital, to assess your live in care needs. A consultant from our Live in Care Devon team will come to you at your convenience; and together with you, will make a list of your care requirements.
We will review your medical conditions, your medication, your support needs, nutrition and diet preferences, live in carer accommodation, etc.
If you have pets who need caring for that is fine too.
Devon Live in Carer Profiles
Having heard your requirements we will send you a number of Live in Care carer’ profiles so that you can select the perfect companion for you. The care package can be quickly arranged and can start within a few days or at your leisure.
Our care workers support hundreds of elderly people, caring for them and enabling them to stay independent, assisting them with their daily routine or s a younger person with learning or physical disabilities, your live-in support worker can accompany you as you go about your daily life. As needs and interests change our Torbay live in care staff will adapt the support to what is required. They will not take over things that you can and want to do yourself.
Living in Devon
As needs and interests change our live-in care staff will adapt the support to what is required. They will not take over things that you can and want to do yourself.
This will enable you still do all of the things you like to do and enjoy days out in your local area, you may like to visit the Gothic Cathedral in Exeter and marvel at the stunning ceiling and stained glass, or you could go for lunch.
On the Waterfront is the place to go for tasty treats and is low on food mile or you may prefer to Visit the Quay House Visitor Centre to discover Exeter’s maritime history and watch a free short film.
We could take you out to explore Dartington. The shops there offer beautiful glassware and unique jewelry. There are home-made craft objects for sale as well as local Devon produce.
Our live in carers will undertake, within reason, whatever you and your family want and need them to help with. You will find that many of our support workers have a driving licence and have their own cars.
If you have a car they can help you with travel to and from social events, day centres, work or college. You remain completely in control at all times.
You can feel secure with the fact that Sunshine Care is an established company and is family owned by Susie and Paul Constantine, Susie is a RGN qualified Nurse and Paul handles the business side and also has many years’ of care experience. We ensure that we tailor our service specifically for you.
The live in carer will live with you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week; and do the housework, shopping, meal preparation, personal care and anything else that you need. Each person’s needs are different; but we are very flexible and ready to help you maintain your daily routines.
Conditions We Support
Nurse-led carers to support you
We pride ourselves in dealing with any condition, and you will find below a list of some of the complex conditions we support. Our research is ongoing in order that we are up to date on the ever growing list of conditions. Our live in care companions are trained at one of our two training centres so that we can maintain the highest standards possible.
The specialised nurse-led carer will listen to you throughout the care period, hearing about your needs as they develop, and making adjustments where necessary.
Continuing professional development ensures a widening knowledge of conditions; both old and new. We are confident that we can provide a bespoke live in care service in Devon. You will continue to feel at home, safe and with your usual routines intact.
- Learning Disabilities
- Dementia Care
- Parkinson’s Care
- Alzheimer’s Care
- Continence Care
- End of Life Care
- Brain Injuries
- Spinal Cord Injuries
- Challenging Behaviour
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Mental Health
- Cerebral Palsy
- Asperger’ Syndrome and the Autistic Spectrum
Urgent Care at Home
A live in care services can be set up swiftly, within 48 hours, if an emergency situation arises at home. Sometimes live in care is needed urgently, not just to cover a holiday period, but also when there is sickness, stress, or some other emergency situation.
In these situations we will do everything in our power to ensure that your needs are assessed to ensure that there is a swift transition into the appropriate live in care package.
- Premium, reliable service
- Rapid Response Care Coordinator
- Support package up and running within 96 hours