Find A Carer
We can provide full trained, professional and compassionate care staff to server a number of different roles each tailored to our clients needs.
Finding A Carer In 4 Simple Steps
Fill out our short form at the bottom of the page to tell us about your needs.
One of our team will come and visit your home to discuss your care needs in more detail.
Now we have a clear idea of what your requirements are we will match a suitable candidate for the role.
One we confirm the perfect person to assist we will introduce them to your care network and they can begin work.
When we first started Connecting Hands Healthcare we had a main goal in mind which was to connect the best home carers with our clients. Finding compassionate individuals who are all trained to a high level.
You will receive a high level of care and will receive regular visits from our office staff to ensure everything is going smoothly. We will liaise with external professionals such as GPs, Occupational therapists and District nurses should you need our help with arranging appointments, or simply collecting a repeat prescription. connecting hands covers all areas of care so whatever your care requirements are,connecting hands can help.
Connecting hands can provide a tailor made care package which will be flexible to meet the changing needs of individuals, our packages start from 30 minutes a week to 24 hour care, which can be provided on a live in basis if needed. Connecting hands covers the whole of northamptonshire and surrounding areas
Dementia can be hard for those affected and their families, our staff are highly trained to assist with all types of dementia and alzheimer's, not only can they assist with daily tasks for our clients they can also provide a level of support for the families. All our carers know what dementia entails so please do not worry, we know your relative has gone through some changes and may not be the person they use to be. Familiar surroundings are important we are able to assist in keeping people in those surroundings for as long as possible.
Our care staff are all trained to complete personal care, whether this is to assist you with a daily wash, shower or bath or even just helping you wash your feet. We can assist. We understand that this is a personal tasks, you can choose from either male or female carers, it is your care and your preferences are important to us.
Connecting hands can provide you or your relative with support for social activities. Some examples which we can assist you with are days out, holidays or short breaks, shopping, collecting items, swimming, bingo, anything you would normally do but now require assistance with we will be able to help. All activities will be risk assessed to ensure safety at all times, if the risk is to high we can assist in finding alternatives
At times we understand that people just need someone to talk to, our staff will come and spend time with you whether this is whilst your family member is out for the day, or your require a little bit of company to break up the day.
Food and Fluid Preparation
All of connecting hands care staff are trained in food hygiene, should you require assistance in preparing or cooking meals then connecting hands can help. We can get them ready and leave in the fridge for later or We can also assist you with eating and drinking should you need full assistance.
Light Household Duties
Whilst we are not a cleaning company we understand that at times putting the hoover around and general housekeeping can become a struggle, our care staff can assist you with laundry, washing drying and ironing as well as hoovering and dusting for you.
Assist with shopping
Should the time come where you are looking for 24 hour care here at connecting hands have a pool of reliable carers available to cover both waking and sleeping nights, we would limit the number of carers you see to ensure continuity.
24 hour Care
Connecting hands encourage people to stay independent for as long as possible, when you find shopping is becoming difficult our staff are on hand to come along with you, then when needed are able to go out for you and complete you shopping for you.
Live In Care
A few people decide that a live in carer is the best choice for themselves or their loved one. Connecting hands is able to provide a live in service for you, where you can expect the carer to go above and beyond their duties, we have found in the past that all carers including live in carers become part of the extended family.
Whether you need assistance in prompting of medication or full administration of meds, connecting hands care staff are we trained in administering medication. Management complete regular competencies to ensure all staff are following the correct procedures when administering medication.