home support Services
Home support offered (including-but not limited to).
Sitting Service - Offered during the daytime and also evenings/weekends (by arrangement).
Transport to and support during medical/dental appointments.
Comfort/Wellbeing, telephone calls or visits.
Offering emotional support at difficult times. A listening ear.
Companionship to social events.
Support with outside mobility (Confidence building following an illness) knowing that someone is by your side.
Engaging in local events.
Services charged at £15 per hour, (extended/overnight sitting visits) by separate arrangement.
A mileage cost of £0.45 per mile is charged.
Wellbeing telephone calls are charged at £3.75 per 15 minute intervals, or £25 per week for a daily 15 minute call.
Payment to be received within 7 days.
No charges for cancellation of the service, providing 24 hour notice is given.
The Good Companion will visit all new customers in their home, to discuss their individual needs prior to commencement of the service.
A risk assessment will be undertaken during the initial visit, incorporating home environment, accessibility etc.
The Good Companion will not accept responsibility for accidental damage during home visits. It is expected that clients will have home contents insurance, covering accidental damage.