Introduction agencies are agencies that introduce carers to the clients. They will typically recruit the carers, interview them, check references, do background and criminal record checks and will often provide training. The carers work on a self employed basis and will take care of all their own tax affairs. Carers…

Very often people are not aware of the difference between live in care and 24 hour care. Often live in care is advertised as 24 hour care adding further confusion. Then the clients feel mis-led when they realise that no one person can work 24 hours a day without a…