Duration negotiated: minimum 2 hour weekly. Mileage negotiated separately.
We offer an initial assessment session, which is free. This time is used to make sure we are the right service for you and that you fully understand what we can offer; establish a contract that is right for you, and make sure you are happy to proceed.
A Personal Assistant is a flexible and person centred support worker. We look to assist with social engagement, support to get to medical appointments, rehabilitation, shopping, help preparing meals, etc. It could be that you are a carer and need a break from your caring role, or perhaps you have a long term condition which makes it difficult for you to get out into the community. We seek to support you in tyour home or in the community in the most appropriate way for your situation with friendly, affordable 1-1 support.
Walking and exercise
Assistance to get to medical appointments
1-1 support for mental health
light decorating/handyman services
Realistically, anything you need that helps you stay independent.
If you are interested in this service you can contact us direct or have your social worker/community support worker/Doctor refer to us. Our co-ordinator is Steven Eserin, a support with confidence PA. He will be your point of contact and will endevour to put you in touch with a PA suitable for you. Any Pa's we recommend are vetted by ESCC via Support with confidence. Do get in touch or ask your support worker to contact us directly.
If your looking for something that is not on the list we may well be able to provide it so please call 07724 18 66 72 or email for a confidential discussion or to book an initial interview to discuss your needs.