Live-In Care is becoming the preferred choice

Live-In Care is fast becoming the preferred choice 

Live-In Care is fast becoming the preferred choice 

Courtesy of John Bingham, Social Affairs Editor, The Telegraph

The choice between finding a care home for relatives increasingly unable to manage on their own and leaving them to struggle on in their home could become a thing of the past amid surging demand for live-in “companion carers”.

Once a virtually unheard-of option, a small network of companies providing full-time live-in carers, say they are experiencing a rise in demand in the wake of waves of scandals about standards in care homes and traditional homecare agencies as well as headlines over soaring fees.

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