What is complex care


What Is complex care? Complex care is a special level of support for somebody with a long-term health issue. It differs from similar specialist support, such as Domiciliary care, because it allows you or your loved one to have frequent interaction with medical professionals who specialize in the relevant area [...]

What is complex care2021-10-19T13:55:13+00:00

Duties Of Care Assistant


Duties Of Care Assistant: What Are They? The duties of a care assistant include helping clients with personal grooming, eating and using the bathroom. Care assistants are also required to look after a client’s overall wellbeing, provide fresh bedsheets and accompany customers to medical appointments. Care assistants are also expected [...]

Duties Of Care Assistant2021-10-12T11:35:57+00:00

Home Care Or Nursing Home Care, Which Is Cheaper?


Home Care Or Nursing Home Care, Which Is Better? The difference between home care and a nursing home can be significant. Home care is where you or your loved one will be able to stay in your own house and you will receive care on your doorstep. Whereas with a [...]

Home Care Or Nursing Home Care, Which Is Cheaper?2021-10-12T11:40:59+00:00

Dealing With Challenging Behaviour


Dealing With Challenging Behaviour What is Challenging Behaviour? Whilst challenging behaviour is not a learning disability, there is a likelihood that people with a learning disability will show symptoms of challenging behaviour. The symptoms of challenging behaviour include physical violence towards others, aggression, verbal abuse, a short temper and [...]

Dealing With Challenging Behaviour2021-10-12T11:40:24+00:00

What is a home carer?


What is a home carer? Home Care is a general term that we use to describe any form of care which allows you to stay at home. The types of care on offer can vary from a live-in carer, where you will have a carer staying and living with you [...]

What is a home carer?2021-10-12T11:40:40+00:00

Leaf Complex Care CQC


Congratulations to Leaf Complex Care Exeter who were rated ‘good’ across the board in their recent CQC inspection We are delighted to announce that we have received our first Care Quality Commission (CQC) Report following our recent inspection. Carried out at the beginning of July, the inspection rated us as good in all [...]

Leaf Complex Care CQC2021-08-31T11:01:00+00:00

The impact of COVID -19 on the Complex Care Sector


The impact of COVID -19 on the Complex Care Sector The impact COVID-19 has had on the care sector is profound with the virus having been a huge health concern for vulnerable people with complex care needs. Many people with complex health and social needs are at high risk of complications [...]

The impact of COVID -19 on the Complex Care Sector2021-10-12T11:42:57+00:00

James’ story


James' story James, who is in his twenties, lives with Sotos syndrome and is on the autistic spectrum. He also lives with epilepsy. Before we started working with James he was being supported at a residential home, where his needs were not being met and where he was showing [...]

James’ story2021-10-08T12:34:01+00:00
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