What does it do?
Enable the elderly or disabled to live independently by providing a range of services such as companionship, help with household chores, cleaning, lifts and accompanying to shops, appointments etc., meal preparation and help with correspondence. Please contact Rebecca Stanley to discuss your individual requirements.
Who it is for?Elderly, disabled, housebound
Where it is available?Local service covering: Cheltenham, Cotswold, Forest of Dean, Gloucester, South Gloucestershire, Stroud, Tewkesbury (Gloucestershire).
For clients within a 3 mile radius of the befriender`s home address there is no mileage charge. For clients who live further away, there is a 40p per mile charge.
What it costs:£7.50 per hour for the first 2 weeks rising to £12.00 per hour after that.
Personal care is charged at £13.50 per hour for the first 2 weeks rising to £15.00 per hour after that.
How to access or apply for it:
Contact Rebecca Stanley
Tel: 01452 312391
What to expect then:
A no obligation meeting is arranged with the client and any immediate family to discuss requirements.
Additional information:A respite service for carers of dementia sufferers is also provided.
Companionship /befriending, Domestic help
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