Edinburgh Choices - Home Instead

Name Home Instead

Home Instead specialises in providing companionship based support. We help you maintain your independence and quality of life. All in the home you love. We tailor the services we provide to you to ensure we help you achieve what's important to you. Our services fall into the following categories:

  • companionship
  • home help
  • specialist dementia care
  • respite & convalescence support
  • personal care

We don't just help you in your home. We can accompany you to appointments and on visits to your favourite places.

We use your background and interests to match one of our CAREGivers to you. Then we introduce you to them in person and ensure they visit you consistently.

As well as reliability we pride ourselves on being responsive. Generally we can start a new service within 24 hours.

Many of our clients use self directed support (direct payments) to help towards the cost of the tailored services we provide.

Support for People with dementia or memory loss, People with a learning disability, People with long term health conditions, People with mental health conditions, People with neurological conditions, People with a physical disability, People with sensory impairment, People aged 16 to 64, People aged 65 and over
Accessibility We provide you with support in your own home and local community. Our office is wheelchair accessible.
What to do next

If you are over 16 and need some care and support at home, we can assess your needs and provide a service if you meet the agreed criteria. You can Contact Social Care Direct to ask us for advice or to assess your needs.

Address 240 Portobello High Street, Edinburgh
Postcode EH15 2AU
Phone 0131 300 0599
Email edinburgh@homeinstead.co.uk
Area served City wide