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Personalized dementia care at home services to support those with the condition to continue living in their own homes

Over 800,000 people in the UK have a form of dementia, and 1 in 3 people over the age of 65 will have the condition. Almost everybody will know of someone with dementia. It’s important that the right support and care is available for those who have dementia, and for those who are living with or caring for a loved one with dementia. Through our reliable dementia care service, we support people with dementia to continue living at home safely. We also support their families through what is a tough time. Our staff are trained to deal with the challenging behaviors that may come with dementia progression with care, compassion and professionalism.

How we help 

Our dementia care workers receive specialist training for dementia care and dementia awareness, they understand how the condition affects the individual, their family, and those around them.
With our person centered approach, we ensure that we don’t just meet the needs of the individual we support but also the whole family.
We can help people to live well with dementia by helping with things like:

Meaningful activities in the day 

Getting out and about in the community 

Personal home care 

Practical help at home 

Help with managing medicines 

Respite care services so that those caring for a loved one with dementia can take a break 

Emotional support for the whole family 

What other dementia care services are available? 

Here at Pats Care Services we can support those affected by dementia, we do this by providing practical and emotional support. We can also help with meaningful activities and outings.
There are also many local organizations offering specialist activities to help support and boost an individual’s self-esteem.
Singing for the brain is provided by the Alzheimer’s Society and offers singing to people with dementia in a warm and stimulating surrounding. They are located throughout the UK and usually take place in churches and village halls.
Memory Cafes offer advice and support from trained volunteers. It is a chance to exchange experiences and support with others who have dementia. It is a great opportunity to meet to new people.
Dementia Adventure provides short holidays and day trips throughout the UK specifically designed for those with dementia; it is a great way to spend quality time with your carer or a loved one.

Find out how we can help you today… 

If you would like a chat, or more information about our practical home help, you can contact Pats Care Services team to discuss your requirements at a time that suits you. 

Respite care services 

Respite care ensures taking a break has never been so easy… 

As an informal or family carer most of your time and energy is spent caring and supporting a loved one. It is important for you to take regular breaks by using respite care so that you can enjoy a rest, take a break and recognize the importance of taking time out for yourself.
At Pats Care Services, we understand this as many of our respite care workers have been through the very same thing, and that is what drove them to join us; their passion for supporting those who are in the same situation that they have been in.

Retaining your wellbeing and sense of personal identity 

It can be hard to let go and let someone else care for your loved one, but respite care is vital to your wellbeing. Getting some time to yourself helps to retain your own sense of identity, you can have the time to recharge, and feel like you are also living life to the full.
We can support you with respite care workers whilst you go out and meet friends, have a holiday, or just go and have some space to yourself.
You can rely on Pats Care Services to care for your loved one with compassion, and integrity. This all comes with the reassurance of a company with two decades of experience in delivering the highest standard in home care. 

Carer’s assessment 

You may be entitled to receive funding to get a break, you can ask authority social services team for a carer’s assessment.
Social services will be able to discuss with you and assess any help required that would maintain your own health and wellbeing, and balancing your caring responsibilities with other aspects of your life, such as work and family.
The assessment is used to decide what help to provide. 


What does respite care provide? 

You may be entitled to receive funding to get a break, you can ask authority social Respite carers provide an array of services including accompanying on social outings and special events, attending medical appointments, and help with housekeeping.
Our respite carers can also provide personal care such as helping with personal appearance and personal hygiene, and practical help around the home.

Direct Payments 

You can use Direct Payments to pay for our respite care service. Find out more…
Find out how we can help you to take a break today…
If you would like a chat, or more information about our respite care services you can contact Pats Care Services team to discuss your requirements at a time that suits you.