Practical Help

We can help with the day-to-day necessities that may be more difficult than they used to be. Whether you need help with preparing food, general housekeeping or help with getting outside, we can help make life easier.

Help with food preparation

All our care staff have received Food Safety and Nutrition &
Hydration training and all food are prepared in accordance
with the wishes of the service user to include dietary needs,
cultural needs and any special needs that may need to be

  • Food purchase
  • Food preparation (Fresh or from frozen)
  • Serving
  • Assistance with feeding

Help with housekeeping

We offer a variety of domestic services such as:

  • Shopping for food and other household essentials
  • Collecting pension and benefits
  • Paying bills
  • Washing and ironing
  • Laundry
  • Emptying and cleaning commodes
  • Bed making and changing
  • Light housework
  • Maintenance and Adaptation
  • Gardening
  • Shopping
  • Finance and banking
  • Walking the dog

All needs will be discussed, risk assessed and recorded in the Personal Care Plan.

Escort Service & Social, Leisure

Escort services to hospital appointment, for shopping or to day centres using Authum Care fully insured vehicles.

Helping with their personal affairs

Please contact a member of our team for more information about this service.