Why is a Home Help Companion / Carer a cheaper option?
A live-in companion / carer usually costs about £650 per week. Read more
How much are agency fees?
We charge a one-off set up fee of £180 and then you choose Read more
Why are your carers better than agency carers?
We only take the top 5% (approximately) of applicants onto our books as our screening process is so rigorous. Read more
How is your vetting process more thorough than other agencies?
All of our candidates must be able to prove they are trained, experienced and highly valued by their previous clients. Read more
Would we be locked into a permanent contract?
No. You are not committed to keeping any companion/carer who is not making your life better. Read more
Why can’t a carer/companion be self-employed?
A carer can only be ‘self-employed’ if she is not permanently living in. Read more
How complicated is the process?
It is very straight forward and easy. Read more
Why is it better than using agency carers?
There are many advantages of opting for a private carer rather than an agency carer. Read more
Who will look after me when my carer is having a break, day off or holiday?
Rota companions do not need days off during their 2 or 3 week rota. Permanent employees do, but it's easy to find cover. Every corner of the UK has what we call ‘local diamonds’. Read more
What if things don’t work out?
At Home Help Companions we do everything possible in order to make a good match. Read more
Will my carer respect my personal space?
Yes absolutely. Read more
What leisure activities will a companion do with me?
We will try to find you a companion / carer who shares your interests as well as matches your needs, wants and personality. Read more