One2One Helping Hands aims to promote independence by enabling you to keep control of the level of support you require to maintain your lifestyle at home.
Our lead facilitator, Jan Crewe, is a retired healthcare professional now working on a freelance basis offering tailored support to individuals in the Shepton Mallet, Somerset area.
Post operatively, postnatal, if you are managing a long term or age related condition, support is given to ensure you feel safer, more relaxed, confident and happier in your own home.
Examples of support we can offer include:
- Providing companionship
- Helping with personal care and the activities of daily living
- Transportation to and from hospitals, GP appointments, social activities, community events and outings
- Collecting prescriptions
- Shopping, either for you or together
- Light gardening
- Pet care, dog walking and visits to the vet
- Help with meals
- Communication management, for example letters and appointments
Standard working hours are:
Monday 8am – 6pm
Tuesday 8am – 12pm, 3pm – 6pm
Wednesday 8am – 6pm
Thursday 3pm – 6pm
Friday 8am – 4pm
During normal working hours, our fees are £10 for 30 minutes or £16 per hour for the first hour, after which for the first 4 hours it is £16 or £8 for half an hour. After 4 hours fees are £10 per hour pro rata.
Fees for support given outside of normal working hours are negotiated on an individual basis, for weekend respite care or overnight, depending on individual requirements.
If you think we can offer you a helping hand, please get in touch using our contact form and let us know the details of how we can support you at home.