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Home Alternative Ltd

Summary
We offer care and support to people living in their own homes to enable continued feelings of well being, autonomy and value.


Description

Home Alternative offers care to all adults who require support and specialises in dementia care (including adults with dementia and early onset dementia). Provides a 24 hour home care service enabling people to stay in their own home, tailoring care to clients individual needs. Home Alternative always tries to match staff to service users by considering personalities, listening to the client, hobbies etc and always carry out a follow up service. The needs and preferences of minority ethnic groups, social / cultural or religious groups are catered for and will be met in full.

Services Provided:
• personal care, including dressing, washing, mobility and moving around your home
• cooking and meal preparation
• medication support
• laundry and cleaning
• money management
• budgeting (eg pension collection)
• escorting (getting out and about, transporting to hospital appointments etc)
• Support with social activities and outings
• providing non-residential respite care to give carers a break
• a sitting service
• befriending
• advocacy
• can provide advice and information to people considering having care at home or unclear of where to go

Prices:
• 1 hour call (Mon-Fri) £15.40 per member of staff
• 1 hour call (Sat-Sun) £16.66 per member of staff
• Bank Holiday 1 hour call £23.10 per member of staff
• Christmas/New Year's Day 1 hour call £30.80 per member of staff

• 1/2 hour call (Mon-Fri) £9.78 per member of staff
• 1/2 hour call (Sat-Sun) £10.82per member of staff
• Bank Holiday 1 hour call £14.67 per member of staff
• Christmas/New Year's Day 1/2 hour call £19.56 per member of staff

• Support with activities, outings and appointments is charged at £15.40 per hour, per member of staff (Mon-Fri) plus 40p per mile

• Sitting service, 1 hour (Mon-Fri) £15.40 per hour
• Sitting service, 1 hour (Sat/Sun) £16.66 per hour
• Sitting service, 1 hour (Bank Hols) £23.10 per hour
• Sitting service 1 hour (Christmas/New Year) £30.80 per hour

• Overnight sitting service (Sun-Thurs) 9 hours £142.82
• Overnight sitting service (Fri-Sat) 9 hours £152.82

• Sleep-in service (Sun-Thurs) 9 hours £110.62
• Sleep-in service (Fri-Sat) 9 hours £120.62
These prices have been provided by Home Alternative, please check yourself for accuracy).

Areas Served:
Home Alternative covers the S2, S7, S8, S10, S11 & S17 areas of Sheffield.

Qualifications & Quality Standards:

Home Alternative has been running for over 25 years. All staff are DBS checked (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB check), attend in-house training and are NVQ Diploma in Health and Social Care qualified or are working towards this qualification. This company is registered and inspected by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), to ensure a quality service is provided. Company limited by guarantee no SC146276.


Who to contact

Contact Name
Moya or Chris
Contact Position
Registered Manager and Care Co-ordinator
Telephone
0114 266 6180
0114 3220359
07860 535967
E-mail
enquiries@homealternative.co.uk
Website
www.homealternative.co.uk

Where to go

Name
Millennium House (rear entrance)
Address
30 Junction Road
Hunters Bar
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
Postcode
S11 8XB

When is it on?

Time / Date Details
Office Hours are 08.30 hrs - 16.45 hrs (Monday - Friday)

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access
Yes
Services Awarded RPL
Medication support
Home support - Help with personal care
Home support - Help with cooking cleaning or shopping
Support attending appointments
Access community based activities
Sitting service

Sheffield City Council Support Planning recognised provider

Last Updated
01/11/2018
Keywords
Home Care

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