24/7 Live in Care Dorset - covering Bournemouth, Christchurch, Lyme Regis, Wareham & Weymouth
We are the Live in Home Care Specialists, providing care services in Dorset & Bournemouth 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
★ Lyme Regis
Live in Care Dorset – Bournemouth (01202 805 450)
Our Managed Live in Care service, centred in Bournemouth, provide care services in Dorchester, Weymouth, Poole and many other surrounding areas in Dorset.. 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.
Sunshine Care provides 24 hour care in your local area. We are able to supply you with a care support worker or Personal Assistant to live with you in your home. This companionship will keep you independent and mentally stimulated, especially if you choose a live in Carer who will stay with you a number of weeks.
Continuity of care is very important to us!
Free Care Assessment
After the initial contact, we will visit you in your own home in Dorset, or in hospital, to assess your live in care needs. A consultant from our Live in Care Dorset 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.
Dorset 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 Berkshire 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.
Carer Support Groups in Dorset
Alzheimer’s Society – Weymouth Carers Support Group
This is a monthly support group for people who care for those with dementia. It is usually held on the second Tuesday of each month. [Telephone 01202 764352].
Carers Cafe – Bournemouth
If you live in Bournemouth this is the place for accessing information and advice; and generally getting support.
Meetings are usually held on the third Friday morning of each month. [Telephone 01202 430078].
For more carers support groups, local to you, please see: https://www.mylifemycare.com/directory-of-carers-support-groups
Health Care Support Groups
Dorset Community Stroke Service
This Stroke Association service offers knowledge and expert information on the various types of stroke and their side effects.
Parkinson’s UK – Weymouth and Dorchester Branch
Meet other people affected by Parkinson’s in Dorset. This group offers information, social activities and support to local people with Parkinson’s, their families and carers.
Activities in Dorset
We will aid in getting you out and about if you choose to; ensuring you can visit some of your favourite places such as Paignton, Dorchester and Weymouth. Our care workers support hundreds of elderly people, caring for them and enabling them to stay independent, assisting them with their daily routine. For those with learning or physical disabilities, your live in carer or support worker can accompany you as you go about your daily life.
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. 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 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 you with a bespoke live in care service in Dorset. 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