Self-directed support allowing users to choose their own care
Self Directed Support (SDS) offers you ‘choice, flexibility and control’ to take charge of your own care package. At Glen Caring our care packages are created with you at the centre, empowering you to choose the support you need, when you need it. You can access this service through self-directed support funds, direct payments and/or managed budgets.
The independence that comes with SDS gives you the opportunity to choose the times of your care calls, and to select the care tasks that are most important to you. We provide all aspects of care starting from 30-minute calls, and with a range of options to choose from including:
PRIVATE HOME CARE PACKAGES
At Glen Caring we offer private home care packages customised to meet the needs of any individual or family. Our care packages put you and your family at the centre, responding precisely to the level of support you require, and how you want it to be delivered. We offer transparent pricing and can adapt to your budget, while maintaining high quality care services. We provide all aspects of care starting from 30-minute visits. You can create your own care package from our list of services which include but are not limited to:
SPECIALIST CARE: DEMENTIA, PALLIATIVE AND END-OF-LIFE CARE
RESPITE AND SITTING SERVICES
Our successful respite service is designed to allow service users to enjoy a caring and fun experience while also providing families with the support they need to take a much deserved break. The service includes a suitable minibus for the transport of service users offering day trips for example shopping, cinema, library, concerts – along with weekend breaks. Some of our successful weekend breaks included trips to Strangford-Bay-Lodge, Portstewart and Linsnaskea Share Centre.
Our sitting services and over night packages are designed to offer support and reassurance for you and your loved ones. This package allows for all aspects of care to be incorporated into your daily routine, again this longer provision package can be filled with any of the following tasks: