Hourly home care and live-in care in Harrogate

Carefound Home Care is Harrogate’s local provider of home care to older people. We have won various awards for the quality of our care service and are the only provider of home care in Yorkshire to have been rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) twice putting us in the top 4% in the UK.

We provide hourly care at home to families in the towns and surrounding areas of Birstwith, Hampsthwaite, HarrogateHuby, Kirkby Overblow, Knaresborough, Nidderdale, Pannal, Pateley BridgeRipley and Weeton, and live-in care to families across Yorkshire. Care is managed by our local care management team based in Harrogate.

Our Harrogate team is lead by our Registered Branch Manager, Lorna, who has over 25 years’ experience in the elderly home care sector and leads a committed and highly skilled team of professionals who are all dedicated to helping our clients live with well-being at home.

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Our local office

Oakwood Park, Bishop Thornton
Harrogate, Yorkshire, HG3 3JN

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“I have not received such a good standard of care from any of the other services I have experienced, either ‘home’ or ‘domiciliary’ care. You seem to do the extra little things that matter”

Mrs M, Harrogate

Our home care services in Harrogate

Home care in Harrogate

Carefound Home Care specialises in providing highly personalised care at home to older people in Harrogate enabling clients to continue to live in the comfort of their own home with expert, one-to-one support on-hand.

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The Harrogate Carefound Home Care team at the Great British Care Awards in York

Our home care services are available as hourly visiting home care or live-in care and can be arranged on a permanent or respite basis. We operate a consistent, fully managed care at home service, so whether you require low level care or specialist live-in care as an alternative to a care home we are here to help.

Our carers are extensively vetted and trained by our local care management team and can help with a range of daily living activities:

  • Companionship
  • Personal care and hygiene
  • Medication help
  • Staying active
  • Shopping for food and essentials
  • Light housekeeping
  • Meal preparation and nutrition
  • Social activities and connecting
  • Transportation and errands
  • Hobbies and interests

Our staff are also specially trained in supporting complex conditions including:

Our local team has strong relationships with local health professionals in Harrogate and we are able to work with discharge teams to provide hospital to home care at hospitals across the Harrogate area including:

  • Harrogate District Hospital
  • Leeds General Infirmary
  • Friarage Hospital
  • Ripon Community Hospital
  • White Cross Court and York Hospital

Hourly home care in Harrogate

Hourly home care in Harrogate is a fully flexible care option involving anything from 1 hour upwards, available 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Hourly home care can also include sleepover night care or waking night care. Our care model is based around companionship and continuity, whilst your carer is specially trained to provide personal care, medication help, mobility care and to support specialist conditions such as dementia.

Areas around Harrogate our hourly home care service is available include:

  • Birstwith
  • Hampsthwaite
  • Harrogate
  • Huby
  • Kirkby Overblow
  • Knaresborough
  • Nidderdale
  • Pannal
  • Pateley Bridge
  • Ripley
  • Weeton

Live-in care in Harrogate

The cost of live-in care is similar to that of a residential care home or nursing home in Harrogate, however it enables elderly people to retain the security and familiarity of their own home. Our clients are supported by two trained live-in carers who typically work on a one or two week rotation, ensuring that you are able to build relationships and understanding. Our live-in carers are fully supported and monitored by our local care management team in Harrogate, which includes weekly support visits to ensure the care package is working well and continuously improving the well-being of our clients. Live-in care is available as a long-term service or on a short-term respite basis to provide a break to a carer or to enable an older person to get used to the support.

Areas around Harrogate our live-in care service is available include:

  • Bradford
  • Harrogate
  • Ilkley
  • Leeds
  • Northallerton
  • Ripon
  • Skipton
  • Wetherby
  • York

Why choose Carefound Home Care?

Fully regulated by the CQC

Each of our home care branches are individually registered, inspected and rated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) meaning you can be sure of the quality of your local care service. Our Yorkshire home care service is rated outstanding by the CQC and is the only home care service in Yorkshire to have been rated outstanding twice.

Locally owned and managed

Our local home care services are managed from our local office in Harrogate. This ensures that we are able to maintain exceptional levels of communication with and support for our carers, our clients and their families. We also recruit our carers from the local area ensuring that you receive truly local care.

Professional carers

All of our professional carers undergo a comprehensive recruitment and selection process including interviews, reference checks and an Enhanced Criminal Record Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service - only the top 2% of applicants are employed. We do not use agency staff - we fully employ all of our staff and take responsibility for supporting them and the quality of the care they deliver. We also ensure that they are well remunerated and rewarded for their care which helps us be a preferred employer which attracts and retains the best people. All of our carers complete a through in-house training programme including specialist training for complex conditions and they are encouraged to enhance their skills as they progress through our career path.

Fully managed 24/7 support

Our local care management team provides unrivaled levels of input, support and communication to you, your family and your carer to ensure we handle each aspect of your care needs. This is supported by our unique digital technology which helps ensure that our home care service is at the forefront of progression in our industry.

Experts in elderly home care

We are specialists in caring for older people and we have many years of experience in supporting people to remain in the comfort of their own home, including those living with complex health conditions. Your local team also has excellent relationships with other local health professionals involved in your care, including GP's, hospital discharge teams, physiotherapists, speech and language therapists and district nurses.

Individually tailored care

Our care is a personalised, tailored service bespoke to you and your family. We are dedicated to maximising the well-being of every client and our local care management team works proactively to deliver improved health outcomes for you and your family.

Meet our local Harrogate home care team

LM

Lorna Miles

Registered Branch Manager

CH

Carla Hainsworth

Deputy Branch Manager

GR

Georgia Robson

Care Manager

CS

Carol Sherwood

Regional Recruitment & Community Manager

LC

Lucy Clifton

Senior Carer

LH

Laura Hill

Senior Carer

Useful resources for older people in Harrogate

There are various local organisations and charities working in Harrogate providing information, advice and support to older people in Harrogate. This may include information about certain conditions that affect older people, helping older people get connected, leisure and social activities for older people, accessing funding for care or supplying equipment to help older people live independently at home. Some local organisations and charities in Harrogate that may be able to help you are listed below:

Care jobs in Harrogate

If you’d like to change lives and grow your career with us we have care assistant jobs in Harrogate and live-in carer jobs in Harrogate available.

Outstanding

The leading home care provider.

Local

Unrivalled support from our local office.

Rewarding

Leading pay and employment package.

Wellbeing

24/7 local support and great perks.

Training

Market leading training and career path.

Expertise

Industry experts and leading technology.

Contact us about your home care needs in Harrogate

Contact our friendly Harrogate team to talk about your home care needs.