Our Elderly Care Services

We offer a range of non-medical care services to suit your needs

What Do We Offer?

By extending a helping hand Dewcare non-medical Care Services for South African elderly care wants to support you (or your loved one) to enable you to continue living in your own home for as long as you are able. We offer four basic packages – Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum.  Each package includes a number of Pop-Ins as well as one Key Service of your choice. This allows you to tailor a Package to suit your individual needs.  A variety of Additional Services are also available at an extra cost.

Each package provides for a different frequency of care and includes a number of pop-in services plus one Key Service.

How It Works

cog-1CHOOSE A PACKAGE

Dewcare offers 4 basic packages, Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum. Our Pop-in service forms part of each basic package.  Choose your package according to the number of pop-ins you require.

CHOOSE A KEY SERVICE

Dewcare Key Services form part of each basic package.  Choose a Key Service from the selection of five services, tailored to your needs.

CHOOSE ADDITIONAL SERVICES

Choose from several Dewcare Additional Services to ensure all your needs are met.

Any Questions?

Contact us for more information about our services.

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Step 1: Choose A Package

Our pop-in service forms part of each basic package.

Choose from the Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum plan depending on your need.

Popping in is all about a friendly check that all is well, alongside spending some quality time together.  It may include:

An accompanied walk in the vicinity

Bringing in and sorting of the post

Building puzzles

Caring for house plants

Checking a client has taken their medication

Helping with letter writing/correspondence

Just being present for a friendly conversation over a cup of tea/coffee

Listening to an audio book or reading a book together

Monitoring home safety

Peeling, chopping of vegetables/fruit

Playing board games

Sharing stories, memories and experiences

Taking out the garbage

Tidying the kitchen and the bathroom

Watching a movie together

Step 2: Our Key Services

Besides the Pop-in, ONE Key Service forms part of each basic package.  You can choose from:

Grocery Shopping

A weekly grocery shop. Our Dewcare-provider can either shop from a list provided by the client or, alternatively, take and accompany the client if he/she simply needs a helping hand to do their own shopping.  If requested, the Dewcare-provider will happily unpack and put away the grocery shopping.

Freshly Cooked Meals

A freshly cooked meal delivered twice a week – Mondays to Fridays only.

Garden Maintenance

A monthly garden maintenance service to include lawn mowing, light weeding and garden refuse removal.

Feet & Hands

A monthly Manicure OR Pedicure.

Light Housekeeping

A monthly light housekeeping service to include vacuuming, dusting, sweeping and mopping floors, cleaning bathrooms (sinks, tubs, showers and toilets), cleaning the kitchen (sinks, counters) and taking out garbage.

Step 3: Our Additional Services

Services additional to our basic packages are available at an extra cost.  Prices are available on request.

Appointment Transportation

Transport to and from the doctor, pharmacist, dentist, hospital, clinic, or other medical institution (currently within the Hermanus area).

Our Dewcare Care Providers are PDP licensed (Public Driving Permit).

Meal Delivery

Midday or evening meals delivered to your home. Freshly cooked meal delivered Mondays to Fridays. Pre-prepared cooked meal delivered on Saturdays and Sundays by special arrangement.

Laundry Service

Collecting, washing, drying, ironing and delivering laundry once a week.

Body Care

Spoil your hands & feet with a Manicure or Pedicure. Massage and Facials also available on request.

Housekeeping Service

Vacuuming, dusting, sweeping and mopping floors, cleaning bathrooms (sinks, tubs, showers and toilets), cleaning the kitchen (sinks, counters), taking out garbage, tidying all rooms, and cleaning any interior windows that can be reached without a ladder. Prices depend on the size of the house.

Gardening Service

A basic garden service including mowing the lawn, pruning shrubs and hedges, weeding and removing garden refuse.   Prices depend on the size of the garden.

Relief Care

A Dewcare Care-provider can make it possible for full-time family carers to take a much-needed break from their caring responsibilities.  Relief care offers a break of 1-2 hours for full-time family caregivers, giving them a chance to recharge, refresh and renew their caretaking spirit, energy and enthusiasm.  Please call us for more  information.

Transportation Service

Cape Town International Airport:

Collection from home, delivered to Drop & Go for a maximum of 4 people with light luggage.

(Help with luggage and check-in services is available at extra cost)

FURTHER DESTINATIONS: quotations for single and return trips available on request.

Our Dewcare Care Providers are PDP licensed (Public Driving Permit).