DK Home Support
We are a care provider giving quality care and home support for service users to remain as independent as possible in their own home.
The service user groups supported are dementia, eating disorders, learning disabilities, mental health, personal care, physical disabilities, sensory impairments, substance misuse, caring for adults under and over 65.
DK Home Support is a domiciliary care service providing a diverse range of supported living services. We provide services within the Gateshead and Newcastle area, in order to encourage service users to live as independently as possible within their own homes. Our services are in aid of helping adults with a range of complex needs to achieve an active and self-determining lifestyle, through support off our team of skilled carers. The primary concern of our company is to promote a person-centred care package to suit any individual who needs help within their own home, or out on social activities; the focal point being for us to accommodate their needs and choices through understanding of our service users.
Both registered managers are qualified to Level 5 in Health and Social Care and have extensive experiences within the domiciliary care sector. We also have a training manager in place to support the staff through their qualifications. All of our care staff are working towards level 2 and 3 in Health and Social Care; Medication Level 2; Safeguarding Level 1- working towards level 2; Dementia Level 2; Palliative Care Level 3; Moving and Handling; First aid to name just a few and we have got an ongoing e-learning programme for all staff in order to regularly update and develop their knowledge, we also work closely with a local training company to keep this ongoing development.
Our company understands the importance of regulations and policies within the health care profession and therefore have in place Citations, covering all Health and Safety policies and legislation's, this also covering extensive data protection and understanding of the importance of confidentiality, all our staff are fully DBS checked and, we also have full liability insurance covering malpractice to ensure we are fully protected.