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Country Cousins: Live-in care

Description:

Country Cousins provide live-in care and companionship in your own home. For 55 years they have been introducing people to supportive compassionate carers known as 'Cousins'.

They offer client led short or long term help in times of crisis, holidays, post-operative or any situation that necessitates support, often helping when a person is less well than they had been, or their usual family carer is on holiday or in hospital themselves.

Live-in care is an alternative to a residential care home with reassuring continuity of one to one care and companionship.  The cousins can provide personal care, meal and beverage preparation, medication prompting, shopping, driving, cleaning and domestic assistance, laundry services, pet care, escorted trips out, security and most importantly companionship.

All cousins are self employed people dedicated to their profession who have been thoroughly screened, checked, trained and interviewed face to face by Country Cousins, many have worked successfully with them for many years.

Country Cousins are available across Shropshire and surrounding counties.  They aim to introduce a cousin to you on the telephone within a day and them to be with you the following day.

Cousins must be provided with their own bedroom, but can share a bathroom.

Costs from £613.20 per week for companionship for one person, from £648.20 per week for two people. There is a £120 registration fee.

For more information, please follow the link to visit their website.

Contact Details

Address:
Country Cousins
Aviation House
Cross Oak Lane
Redhill
Surrey
Postcode:
RH1 5EX
Telephone:
0808 278 5709
Email:
info@country-cousins.co.uk
Website
www.country-cousins.co.uk

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Notes:

Please note that in regard to care service listings, a company's CQC registration status is not always known and therefore anyone requiring these services is strongly advised to make their own enquiries with the Care Quality Commission by following the link to their website.


Page last reviewed:
01/07/2019
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