|If you are an older person wishing to stay in your own home but finding it a bit of a struggle - Homesharing may be the answer....|
What does Homesharing give you?
The security of having a responsible person in you home at night
Help with everyday tasks
What do you give in return?
A homely atmosphere
How does it work?
We ask what you want and find a special person to meet your needs
We provide you with continuing support and help throughout
What sort of people do we find for you?
Over 25 and responsible
Usually professional people sometimes from abroad
In full time work or study
With an interest in helping older people
How do we choose them?
We interview them carefully
We check their references
You decide if you like them - if you don't, we search again
What security do you have?
On-going monitoring to ensure that you are satisfied with the service
Rapid response to any problems
You can end the arrangement easily
We keep in touch with your family and other helpers
How much will it cost?
You receive ten hours help per week in return for the accommodation you give your helper - you do not pay them
you would like more information on Homesharing contact:
45/46 East Stockwell Street
Colchester CO1 1SR
Tel: (01206) 500410
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