Our staff provide help with daily life; help to get out of bed, get dressed, go to the toilet or showering – they are trained to support all of your personal care needs.
We support people with Dementia
Our staff receive specialist training and have a wealth of experience in the support of people with dementia. They are trained in all the different types and stages of the condition and know how to support people and their families to cope with the day-to-day challenges of caring for someone with dementia.
We support end of life care
Our highly trained staff work with you, your family and other health professionals to ensure the best quality of life and that all your needs and wishes are met and fully respected.
We support you with household jobs
Our staff provide help with ironing, house cleaning, laundry and a host of other everyday jobs.
We support you when you’re home from hospital
Our staff provide you with the short term support you need to get you independent and well after a stay in hospital.
We support you with live in care
Our staff provide full-time care at home services supporting you, or family, to stay at home in familiar and relaxed surroundings. 24/7 personal care, housekeeping and companionship is an important alternative to residential care for many, helping you to retain control and independence in your life.
We support you to be active in your community
Our staff provide help with shopping, meeting your friends, going to the Doctor or hospital and other activities of importance.
We support you and your family to take a break
Our staff provide all the support you need to take short breaks or longer holidays; and your family carers to take a break; whether it’s just an afternoon a week, a short break or a longer term holiday.
We support you to adapt your home
Our staff will work with you, your family and health professionals to make sure your home is adapted to your specific needs; we can recommend improvements like bathroom and kitchen aids, or telecare sensors to provide you with greater confidence around the home.
We support people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, autism, mental health, challenging behaviour and other complex needs
Our staff will work alongside you and your family to understand what is important to you. Together, we will find new ways to help you live your life in the way you choose to live it. It might be that you need help around the home, or you want to learn new skills, go to new places or meet people who share your interests. Whatever you choose, we will help you to live a fulfilled and active life in your local community.
1st Homecare was established in 2004 as a domestic cleaning company for people in the Falkirk area. As trust in our work developed, staff found themselves asked to help with the every day personal needs of their clients.
“I would like to thank you for the work you have done with C and S in trying to
develop their confidence after previous providers let them down badly.
Your professionalism and knowledge of working with people who have a
diagnosis of trauma/personality disorder has been really helpful and
I appreciate you contacting me regularly with updates.”
Falkirk Social Work Department
1st HOMECARE HEAD ADMINISTRATION OFFICE David Wandless House, A1 Business Park, Knottingley, England, WF11 0BU