We are looking for people who have arranged in-home care either for themselves or on behalf of someone else, to take part in an in-home interview for 3 hours.
The interview will be carried out with the arranger of care and the person who requires the care so both parties will need to be present for the discussion
Tuesday 20th March, Tuesday 27th March or Wednesday 28th March 2018
£180.00 per pair
Please answer the questions below.
Working status i.e., Student, Full time working, part time working etc.
Do you have assets and savings?
Who do you live with at home?
Who have you arranged in-home for? I.e. yourself, parent, etc
If you have arranged in-home care for someone, how far away do they live from you?
Which of the following statements best describes you?
I am actively looking at/considering options for in-home care and support for myself/someone else such as a family member
I am in the process of of/have recently organised in-home care and support for myself/someone else such as a family member
I am not yet considering any options concerning in-home care and support
When did you organise the in-home and support for yourself/someone else, if applicable?
Which health conditions do you or the person you help support live with?
Which of the following type of in-home care and support do you/someone else currently receive or plan to receive?
Personal care such as washing, dressing, grooming, etc
Domestic care such as cleaning, laundry, looking after the home, organising the home, etc
Social and leisure such as shopping, financial management, hobbies and interests, etc
How old is the person who is/will be receiving care?
Is the care/will the care be?
Paid for by local authority
Mix of self-funded and local authority supported
Have you received any information and advice from your local authority regarding in-home care and support? Yes/No?
When arranging in-home care did you/are you finding the process stressful? Yes/No?
Which of the following do you have in place/aim to have in place?
Regulated care provider – professional agencies regulated by CQC
Live-in carer - paid for professional who lives in the home
Paid for unregulated care – not regulated by CQC
Technology to support independence such as monitoring systems and telehealth, can be linked to a call centre or to loved ones
Home adaptations such as grab rails, stair lifts, etc
Equipment such as kitchen or bathroom aids
How often will you/do you have care arranged for you/someone else?
Multiple daily visits
Multiple weekly visits
Was the care arranged in order to be discharged from a hospital? Yes/No?
Which of the following have you been a member of in the last 5 years?
None of the above
Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested.
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