Social Care Settings

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  • Created on: 02-02-19 19:35
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    • Residential care settings
      • settings where people who can't be cared for at home, or feel they can no longer cope alone, are looked after
      • may provide full-time or temporary respite care to give a break to carers, or those struggling to live on their own
      • social workers provide residents with personal care, such as washing, toileting and dressing
    • Domiciliary care
      • providing care for service users in their own homes
      • help people lead their daily lives by supporting their independence
      • might help people with shopping, cleaning and transport
      • social workers can provide carers with short breaks from their duties
    • Daycare centres
      • used by older people, with physical and learning disabilities
      • provide respite care
      • social care workers might take part in leisure activities with people attending


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