Getting the Client ready for Bed
Attending to every need of the Client during the night
Checking that a client has taken their medication
Checking on the Safety of the Client during the night.
Night Duty Carers can rest a few hours if the Client is comfortable and asleep.
During the 12 Hour daytime shift the client can be assisted with some of the following services:
Shower/bed wash the client
Wash and dry Clients hair
Help Client to get dressed
Making the Client’s bed
Preparing light meals (breakfast/lunch or supper)
Checking a client has taking their medication
Prepare a snack for tea time (mid-morning or afternoon)
(Light housekeeping services include vacuuming, dusting, sweeping and mopping floors, cleaning bathrooms, cleaning kitchen and taking our garbage.)
An accompanied walk in the vicinity
Bringing in and sorting of the post
Caring for house plants
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
Watching a movie together
Doing emergency washing (pajamas and underware)
Body care – hands and feet (nail maintenance)
TAKE NOTE that Dewcare is a Caring Service and not a Domestic Service. Therefore, the personal care and wellbeing of our Clients will always be our priority.
Services additional to this basic 24 HOUR SERVICE are available at an extra cost. See our list of Additional Services to ensure that all your needs are met.
CONTACT THE DEWCARE OFFICE TO COMPILE A 24 HOUR SERVICE THAT SUIT YOUR SPECIFIC NEEDS