Unfortunately, everyone in the course of their lifetime will be affected by cancer in some way – be it themselves, a family member or a friend.
At present there are over 200 different types of named cancer, each with its own specific treatment and chance of being cured. At different times during treatment and the cancer journey, people will need varying degrees of care support.
Our staff have training and experience in providing practical and emotional support to individuals undergoing treatment for cancer and also to their family and loved ones. Our approach is person-centred care and the aim is to provide relief from the symptoms and stress of serious illness.
As everyone’s experience and need are individual and unique, our care services are tailored to specifically match client requirements. Our Care Plans are reviewed regularly to ensure they continue to meet client care needs.
All of the services are tailored to meet the needs of each individual and our care services are available from as little as an hour a week right through to 24/7 care at home. Some of the home care services we offer clients with Cancer include:
Assistance With Personal Care
Assistance with shopping, appointments and recreational activities
Meal preparation and light housework
Short term respite at home to allow the family carers some free time.
High dependency care at home
We also offer a Back Up Care Service. By registering for our back up service, it can provide you with peace of mind, that should you get sick or need to attend an appointment or take a break we can step in and provide reliable, professional care. It is free to register for your back up care service and once registered there is no obligation to avail of the service