If you’re looking for help at home in Essex for you or a loved one, then our Essex home care service can help. Care at home enables you or a loved one to continue living the life they want to at home with the added help and support of a professionally trained carer. At IP Homecare, our  in home care services calls are completely bespoke and can vary in length depending on individual requirements, ranging from 30 minutes to 24 hours per day.

Your personal care at home package will be designed by healthcare professionals to ensure you get the very most out of life whilst remaining comfortable and healthy in your own home.

About our Essex Home Care Service

At IP Homecare, all of our in home care staff are highy experienced, rigorously police checked and follow a strict training and assessment programme before becoming a carer for Independent People Homecare. Our carers can help with a wide range of issues and can provided care and support for those living with a variety of care conditions including the following:

Help for elderly living at home

If you’re looking for help for elderly living at home, our visiting home care service is beneficial for many customers due to its flexibility and opportunity for you or a loved one to maintain a degree of independence. Perhaps your relative just need some basic help to keep them independent; if so, we help people with lots of small things such as:

  • Support around the home
  • Preparing and cooking meals
  • Laundry and hoovering
  • General tidying and cleaning
  • Shopping
  • Dog walking

We are also on-hand to assist with personal care in areas such as:

  • Washing
  • Dressing
  • Help with going to the toilet/managing continence
  • Dental care
  • Assisting with the management of medication
  • Mobility

How our in home care service can help

At IP Homecare, we pride ourselves on providing that extra bit of special care and attention that comes with visiting care. Mental health is just as important as physical health, which is why we are happy to cover:  

  • Sitting/companionship
  • Transport to appointments or social engagements e.g. hairdresser, doctor, dentist, cinema, friend’s house
  • Company for a walk or other outdoor activity
  • Helping with hobbies / interests
  • Reading books / newspapers out loud
  • Being there to engage in conversation with exceptional communication and listening skills
  • Studying

No matter what you or your loved one’s individual requirements are, you can rest assured that our care will be delivered with outstanding attention to detail and consideration. We can fully assess your situation before any commitments are made too, allowing you plenty of time to decide on the right care plan for you or your loved one.

Arrange home care in 3 simple steps

Do you want to find out more about our home care services? Then contact our friendly care team today to talk through how our in home care service could support you or a relative. It really is that simple.


1) Call our friendly home care team

Call our care team today on 0808 278 2389 or email us to arrange someone to call you at a time convenient for you.


Free care assessment2) Book a no obligation FREE home care assessment

A local care manager will visit you and your loved one at home, hospital or a location of your choice to discuss your home care requirements



3) Arrange a start date

We’ll arrange for home care to start when you need it to and to be in place ready for hospital discharges.