Terminal Cancer Care at Home
At Arbour Companion & Care we provide terminal cancer care at home. We are here to provide you and your family with support and care. Facing the diagnosis can be horrible and the next option may not be so clear, we at Arbour Care are here to help.
Being confined to a hospital room or nursing home may not be suitable or a desirable option, we offer terminal cancer care at home. This means that your loved ones will be well cared for and be surrounded by friends and family in the comfort of their own home.
By having a live in care professional stay with you or your loved one, it will provide a huge number of benefits. It will give your loved one their independence, but also offer support if they need it. Our professional live in carers will be on hand to help out with anything that needs doing. Our carers are dedicated to making end of life care the best as possible.
Our carers will spend 24 hours with your loved one, here are some examples that will be able to help you with:
- Helping your loved one to use the bathroom
- Encouragement of social activities
- Taking care of household tasks such as washing, ironing, and tidying
- Encouragement of exercise by partaking in walks or excursions
- Meal planning – ensuring that your loved one is eating
- Establishing a regular routine
Our team focuses on providing any treatment and care which focuses on managing their symptoms and maintain their quality of life. This is called palliative care. The aim of this is to make the person feel supported and provide them with excellent care.
We understand that this may be a difficult time for you and your loved ones. We are also aware that everyone's situation will be different, Arbour Care has a team of highly trained professionals dedicated to providing the best care. We sit down with our clients and carefully outline their needs to understand what the best approach would be to help. If you’re looking for a live in carer for your loved one suffering from terminal cancer, then please feel free to get in touch via the contact form above or by ringing 0845 838 1090.