Personal Care Services in Reading & Wokingham
Maintaining personal hygiene with dignity and respect.
Personal care and hygiene services at home
Personal homecare from Right at Home Reading & Wokingham
A range of care services available to suit your needs
A highly-rated personal homecare provider across Reading & Wokingham
Get in touch with Right at Home Reading & Wokingham District to discuss the type of care that you’re looking for.
What is meant by personal care?
Personal care is support that involves physical contact between a CareGiver and Client. This can include washing, dressing, toileting, continence care and grooming. Our personal care services are delivered to Clients across Reading & Wokingham, within the comfortable surroundings of their own home.
To find out how a personal assistant could support you or a family member, speak to our Reading & Wokingham-based office team.
Sarah W | Daughter of Client
"I have been using Right at Home since October 2018, initially for my father, but now for my uncle too. I feel like I struck gold when I chose to use their services! The Carers are a cut above the rest and combined with meticulous management and efficient organisation, it makes a very successful company. Their expertise is invaluable, and I trust them to notice if things aren’t quite right. In my book, communication is key, and this is constantly forthcoming. At this challenging phase, I simply couldn’t "
Why choose Right at Home Reading & Wokingham?
Our specially trained and trusted team of CareGivers in Reading & Wokingham pride themselves on providing a discreet and professional service at all times. Thanks to our detailed care plans, our CareGivers know exactly how each Client likes to maintain their personal routines.
The level of care we provide can be tailored completely to your needs and preferences. Our Carers support Clients to whatever extent is necessary, so they may provide full physical support, or simply wait outside the room in case they are needed. Sometimes, just knowing that someone is on hand can help vulnerable and older people to live independently at home.
What are personal care tasks?
We can support you or your loved one with personal care which consists of:
- Bed baths
- Oral hygiene
- Personal grooming
- Shaving with an electric razor
- Bathing and showering assistance
- Toilet assistance and incontinence care
As well as personal care, our trusted homecare services in Reading & Wokingham also include companionship, light housekeeping, medication reminders, meal preparation and transportation to and from appointments. Contact our team in Reading & Wokingham to discuss the type of care services that could benefit you or a loved one.
What makes a good personal care assistant?
All of our CareGivers participate in a thorough induction training programme before becoming personal care providers. Every member of our team benefits from regular refresher training and quality checks. That’s how we ensure a consistently high standard of care.
Our Reading & Wokingham-based CareGivers are all trained in the latest safety techniques to assist physically during personal care services. We support Clients to maintain their modesty at a level they feel comfortable with.
To discuss personal needs for yourself or a family member, please get in touch with our friendly office team in Reading & Wokingham.
FAQs about our personal care services
What services does personal care include?
Our Reading & Wokingham District-based personal care assistants visit you at home to provide physical support with the activities of daily living. Their support is designed primarily to help you maintain good hygiene, but they can also offer valuable companionship and support, as a trusted friend. Your CareGiver will follow an agreed care plan, so that they only do as much as you feel comfortable with.
If you are looking for more comprehensive support, explore our live-in care services across Reading & Wokingham District, where one of our friendly and reliable CareGivers will live with you in your own home.
How much does personal care services cost?
The price of our homecare services will depend on the number of hours of care provided. We recommend a minimum of one-hour for any care visit, to provide safe and effective care at home. Talk to our office team in Reading & Wokingham District to discuss how regularly you’d like these visits, so we can provide an estimated cost of care.
How do you give personal care to the elderly?
Personal homecare is, at its very core, personal. So the level of care we offer to elderly people will depend on their preferences and independent capabilities. If you would like more information about our care services for elderly people in Reading & Wokingham District, take a look at our elderly care offering.
If you are tending to the personal hygiene needs of an elderly loved one yourself, you may want to explore our respite care services. Our team of Carers in Reading & Wokingham District can offer a well-deserved break to family Carers.
Our Trusted Services
Families just like yours, trust and rely on Right at Home to provide high-quality homecare services for their loved ones. We offer a wide range of services to support Clients to remain living safely and independently in the comfort of their own home.
Caring for a loved one who has specialist needs can be overwhelming but Right at Home can provide respite.
How to Prepare for Homecare
How to Prepare for Homecare
Homecare covers a whole range of services enabling you to continue living in the comfort of your own home.
Funding and Planning
We understand that choosing care can be difficult, that’s why we try and support you to make the process as simple as possible.