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hometouch provides a tried and trusted alternative to the care agency model. We bring carers together with care seekers, empowering you to take control of the care you receive. Finding a private carer in London without using a traditional agency…

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Self-Employed Carer: 4 Tips to Find the Right Candidate

  Finding a self-employed carer can be challenging, especially if you’re coming to terms with the fact that you or your loved ones need care at all Self-employed carer: 4 tips to find the right candidate – so you have…

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Home Help – How to Find the Best Help at Home

You can find home help by applying to your local authority, or by finding a carer privately. Private carers can be found through introductory platforms like HomeTouch.  Home help: what you need to know All of us want to live…

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Sep 22, 2015 5 min

How much do private carers cost?

How much does a live-in carer cost? Live-in care prices can start at £1250 per week, and hourly care can cost from £15 per hour. Private carer hourly rates in 2019 have not changed significantly. The price of private home care can rise or fall depending on the level of care required, as well as factors like geographical location.   The price of home care: how much do private carers cost? Growing older can be full of rewards: paying off the mortgage, watching the kids grow up, having grandchildren. It can also be a challenging time – as our bodies age, things that used to be easy become more difficult. Growing older with dignity, in the familiar, safe surroundings of one’s own home can ease the strain. If you are, or your loved one is, medically able to stay at home, a private carer can offer a practical and sustainable middle…

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7 Benefits of Live in Home Care

Home care can increase independence, providing stability, flexibility and a highly personalised level of care. It’s also be much more affordable. 7 Benefits of home care for elderly parents Watching someone you love get older can be difficult, especially when they start to…

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Jun 10, 2015 2 min
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Why Are Care Homes Falling Out Of Fashion?

Better health means we’re living longer, and care homes cost a lot. This means that families are opting for flexible, long term, home care solutions. Recent data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has found that despite the population…

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Apr 21, 2015 2 min
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How to find a reliable carer

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Private carer wanted London?

Private carer wanted in London? Are you looking for a private carer for an elderly relative? HomeTouch provides an online curated directory where you can search for self-employed carers living in your area. Once you have found a suitable carer,…

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Home carer in London – Self-employed live in carers

HomeTouch will help you to find the right self-employed home carer in London. Looking for a Home Carer in London? Hometouch is an award-winning online marketplace where you can search for self-employed carers in your local area, for free. All of…

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