Prices start at £7.50 per hour for a visit within a 3 mile radius of your befriender`s home address. Any further mileage incurred to enable a visit will be charged at 40 pence per mile.
Visits are undertaken between the hours of 8am - 10pm Monday - Saturday
Basic Visit - £7.50* The visit will be planned around the needs of the client. This may be:
a visit for a cup of tea and a chat or just for some company,
to give a carer or spouse a break for a few hours without having to worry.
help with correspondence or paying bills.
a check they have taken relevant medication or for a medication reminder.
help with laundry/ironing.
hair wash and blow dry.
a trip to the shops, an appointment or to visit a friend. All mileage incurred will be charged at 40 pence per mile.
light household cleaning (dusting, vacuum cleaning, bed making).
to take a walk with the client if they are not confident on their own, or are in a wheelchair.
The visit can be tailored to the needs of the client so please contact us for any service required that is not listed.
Personal Care - £13.50*
Application of ointments/creams
Help with dressing/undressing
Personal care is only provided by Rebecca Stanley. This business is exempt from registration with the Care Quality Commission. *Introductory rate - £7.50, rising to £12.00 per hour after 2 weeks. If a visit exceeds an hour then a further £3.75 will be charged for every additional half hour or part thereof, rising to £6.00 after 2 weeks. If a personal care element is required then the hourly rate will be £13.50 per hour for the first 2 weeks, and then £15.00 per hour after the introductory period has ended.
Hand and Foot Care
Finger and toe nail clipping, filing and polish if required - £5.00
Foot soak, exfoliation, callus removal, toe nail clipping, filing and moisturiser - £10.00
Appointment with a Qualified Hairdresser We are able to arrange an appointment with a qualified hairdresser at your home, on a Tuesday or Thursday evening for the following treatments:
Lady`s wash, set and dry - £12.00
Lady`s wash, cut, set and dry - £20.00
Men`s haircut - £10.00
Additional Mileage Costs - from £0.40 Any visit required to a person who lives outside of the 3 mile radius will be charged 40 pence per mile or part thereof for the excess mileage. Mileage incurred as part of a visit will also be charged at 40 pence per mile or part thereof.
Business address of GBS.
Listed with Gloucestershire County Council
Employer`s and Public Liability Insurance arranged through Salvation Army General Insurance Corporation Limited.