Care during COVID-19

Care at home – reducing the risks of Covid-19 with visiting care.

Visiting care is a safe option when you are reducing the risks of contracting Covid-19 and trying to protect loved ones during these tough times. HomeCare Mellor can help you by offering the highest quality of care to our clients in the comfort and safety of their own homes.

We have the expertise and highest standard of carers to help provide care to those who need it and we always aim to have needs met within 2 days of your initial enquiry. We have built a well-established team and have been offering live-in care, personal care services and specialist care for Dementia and other complex needs since we began our mission in 1990.

 

Why trust HomeCare Mellor with your care?

HomeCare Mellor visiting care service provides you with a safe alternative to a care home. This is especially beneficial when the risks of cross-transmission within care and nursing homes are a great concern. At HomeCare Mellor, we have actively sought to reduce the number of care workers that visit a single client and categorically ensure full Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is always used, correctly and safely. This helps to dramatically reduce the risks of cross-transmission and ensure both client and care worker are protected to the best of our ability.

You can be confident in our practice and all that we stand for with our rating of ‘Good’ issued by the CQC, independent regulators of health and social care. Our knowledge, infrastructure and years of experience allows us as a team to provide you with dedicated support, quickly and safely during this difficult time. We can tailor care plans to meet your individual care needs. HomeCare Mellor can help ease the strain from the NHS with help facilitating rapid and safe discharges back to your own home.

 

Our team of dedicated carers can assist you and your loved ones.

  • We have key worker status – This enables your carer to have access to dedicated shopping hours which are allocated to social care.
  • Help with your household chores such as food preparation, cleaning and change of bed linen.
  • Collecting and the administration of medication.
  • Helping the elderly to self-isolate both comfortably and safely.
  • Help with the management of conditions such as Dementia, strokes and complex health conditions.
  • Ensure our clients are living in a safe environment and managing infection control.

 

Home care that is tailored to your individual needs.

At HomeCare Mellor, we understand that your visiting home care needs are subject to change over time, and we will always help promote independent living where possible. Our minimum duration for home care visits is 30 minutes, this could be one visit per week or multiple visits per day, depending upon your specific needs. Our visiting home care services offer you and your loved one’s complete flexibility and support throughout life’s journey.

Happiness at your home.

For many of us, home is a place that brings comfort, happiness and familiarity. HomeCare Mellor believes that providing care is not solely reliant on making sure someone is in good physical health, but also mentally healthy. This is a major factor as to why we believe care at home is a great form of care during Covid-19 and the times ahead.