People who have high dependency care needs may be at risk if left for any period of time.
High dependency can mean that a person is no longer able to carry out the majority of domestic work in their home or may need help with personal care.
Trying to maintain independence in social activities and wanting companionship are another facet of independence that can be lost through age or disability.
People with high dependency care needs can be cared for in a residential care setting or in a person’s own home with a live-in care package.
The benefits of remaining in your own home with a live-in care package are: