Live-in Care for Couples

As couples age or face difficulties with their health, the challenge of maintaining independence without sacrificing their life together becomes increasingly important.

Live-in care for couples offers a solution that honors their commitment to one another by allowing them to stay in the comfort of their own home, while receiving the personal support they need. This comprehensive guide explores the benefits, considerations, and processes involved in finding live-in care for couples, ensuring they continue to live a full and loving life together.

Live-in Care

Our live-in care service provides you with round-the-clock support so allowing you to live the best quality of life in the place you love most. Live-in care is a practical and affordable alternative to moving into a residential home, with packages from just £1,295 per week.

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Live-in Care

Why choose live-in care for couples?

  • Togetherness in comfort

One of the most significant advantages of live-in care for couples is the ability to remain together in their own home. This option avoids the emotional strain of separation that can occur when one or both partners move into residential care. Living in a familiar environment can significantly benefit emotional and psychological well-being.

  • Tailored care

Live-in care provides personalised support tailored to each couple's unique needs. Whether it's help with household tasks, personal care, or managing medications, caregivers ensure that each individual's requirements are met while fostering as much independence as possible.

  • Cost-effective

When compared to individual residential care for each partner, live-in care for couples can be more economical. The shared environment means shared caregiver resources, reducing the overall cost of care.

  • Continuous support

With a caregiver residing in the home, couples benefit from round-the-clock assistance. This constant presence provides peace of mind to the couple and their family, knowing that help is always available, day or night.

Understanding the needs of each partner

Every couple's situation is unique, and live-in care offers the flexibility to address the specific medical, emotional, and daily living needs of each individual. It is crucial to assess each partner's requirements separately and then consider how these needs can be managed together. This might include:

  • Personal care

Assisting with bathing, dressing, and other personal hygiene tasks.

  • Medical management and administration

Handling medications and coordination of appointments.

  • Mobility assistance

Help with moving around the house and accessing transportation for outings and appointments.

  • Companionship

Providing emotional support, engaging in conversation, and facilitating in leisure activities that both can enjoy.

How to set up live-in care for couples?

1. Contact our homecare experts

Get in touch with our team of local homecare experts using our online enquiry form or call us on 08000 622 622 to discuss the range of available homecare options. Our team is available 24/7 and aim to respond to all enquiries immediately.

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2. Free assessment within 24 hours

Our experienced team will discuss your requirements, learn more about you or your loved one, and carry out a free assessment within 24 hours to understand the type of care you require.

3. Your bespoke homecare package

Our team will create a bespoke care package based on your needs and preferences. All of our homecare staff are carefully matched based on the individual requirements of you or your loved one.

Live-in care for couples is an excellent option for those who wish to remain together in their later years without compromising on the quality of care they receive. It allows for tailored support, comfort, and the invaluable benefit of maintaining a normal life in the setting of their own home. As more couples choose live-in care to preserve their quality of life and autonomy, it's important to approach this decision with thorough planning and consideration, ensuring that the care provided meets their expectations and enhances their daily living.


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