Kirsten's Care Ltd

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Profile Strength
Excellent 100%
Care Type Home Care
Care Category Dementia | Respite | Personal
Availability Yes
Hourly Prices From £19.80
Regulator's Rating Good

Care Provider: Kirsten's Care Ltd

Meet The Manager

Kirsten Ryland is Owner / Registered Manager at Kirsten's Care Ltd.

Kirsten the founder has worked as a Trainer and Assessor in the Care industry for 25 years, the last 19 years being a Manager, Trainer, Assessor and Administrator. Delivering only the best service for the companies clients whilst remaining confident that all of the companies compliance needs are also met.

We can support you to remain safe and independent in your own home, offering the care you would expect from a loving family member and the care that you deserve.

Kirsten Ryland

We are a passionate and dedicated provider of care and assistance services to older people, and others who may need extra help at home. Our services will not only provide you with someone to chat and reminisce with, assistance around the house and days out, but will also provide your loved ones with peace of mind that you are expertly taken care of.

In our years of experience, we have helped countless people retain their independence, and remain in their own homes by offering comprehensive assistance with everyday tasks and personal care services. We have also provided people with years of companionship and friendship and at times compassionate end-of-life care to many clients and their families with.

Our services include:

  • Personal Care
  • Meal Preparation
  • Light Housework
  • Respite
  • Mobility Assistance
  • Dementia Care
  • Medication Administration
  • Companionship

Brochures
Flier.pdf

Kirsten's Care Tea Party June 2021
Care Options We Can Provide
Care Given Companionship, Complex Care, Convalescence, End of Life, High Dependency, Independent Living, Palliative, Personal care, Physiotherapy, Reablement, Rehabilitation.
Disability Support Bed Bound, Hearing Impairment, Physical Disability, Physically Frail, Requires Hoist , Speech Impairment, Visual Impairment, Walking Frame, Wheel Chair Bound.
Housekeeping Cleaning, Household Admin, Laundry, Meal Preparation, Medical Appointments, Prescription Collection, Shopping, Tidying, Transportation.
Nursing Specialisms Alcohol and Drugs misuse, Bariatric care, Cancer, Cerebral Palsy, Crohn's Disease, Diabetes, Epilepsy, Lung Disease, Motor Neurone Disease (MND), Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystrophy (MD), Pain Management, Parkinson's Disease, Schizophrenia, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury.
Medication By Mouth, Change Catheter.
Type Of Dementia Mild Dementia, Moderate Dementia, Severe Dementia.
Dementia Behaviour Agitation / Restlessness, Challenging Behaviour, Disrupted Sleep Patterns, Mild Forgetfulness, Wandering .
Dementia Specialisms Alzheimer's, Frontotemporal, Lewy Body, Mixed Dementias, Picks Disease, Vascular Dementia.
Care Visits 1 Hour, 2 Hours, 3 Hours, 30 Mins, 4 Hours, 6 Hours, Days, Full Day, Full Day & Night, Hours, Night Service (awake / waking), Sitting-in Service, Sleep-in Service.
Transport Carer provides own vehicle, Mobility car available, Will accompany on Public Transport.
Technology Emergency Response, Family Apps, GPS Tracking, Key Safes, Personal Alarm.

Autumna has invited care providers to evidence the infection control measures they are carrying out, above and beyond those laid out by the government, in order to keep residents, staff and visitors safe.

What we're doing to keep residents & visitors safe

Our staff are fully vaccinated and have weekly tests.  All PPE is provided and Carers are trained in its use  following the latest PHE guidelines.

Infection Control Initiatives in place
safe-tick Independent Assessments We have been independently assessed in our approach to infection control.
safe-tick Infection Control Training Our staff are trained to use measures which prevent and control infections.
safe-tick Regulatory Assessment We have been assessed by the care regulator in our approach to infection control.
safe-tick Virus Testing We are testing for viral infection when symptoms present within our care setting.
Covid-19 Emergency Support Framework
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Description

We currently have around 45 trained carers headed up by Kirsten (Registered Manager/Owner), Dafydd (Director) and Sandra (Client Liaison).

All our carers undergo mandatory training and are Enhanced DBS checked.

We have a very low staff turnover which allows our clients to see regular familiar faces and have continuity of care.


Our Carers Are
Criminal Background Checked True
Fully Insured True

Our Team
Kirsten Ryland
Kirsten Ryland
Owner / Registered Manager

Kirsten the founder has worked as a Trainer and Assessor in the Care industry for 25 years, the last 19 years being a Manager, Trainer, Assessor and Administrator. Delivering only the best service for the companies clients whilst remaining confident that all of the companies compliance needs are also met.

We can support you to remain safe and independent in your own home, offering the care you would expect from a loving family member and the care that you deserve.

Dafydd Jones
Dafydd Jones
Director

With over 20 years experience in IT, both employed and self-employed, alongside 10 years experience in the energy efficiency sector Dafydd provides a highly technical approach to system solutions but tempered with a common-sense manner of implementation and excellent commercial awareness.  

Dafydd joined Kirsten's Care in October 2019 to provide assistance and support in all areas of the business whether finance, operational, technical, delivery or sales related.

Sandra Morgan
Sandra Morgan
Client Liaison

Sandra joined our team this year to be the main point of contact for our clients.  Her role includes Care Assessments, writing and reviewing Care Plans, Care Reviews and providing updates and reassurance to our clients and their loved ones. 

Sam Willis
Sam Willis
Quality Assurance Trainer

Sam joined our team in early 2019 as a Senior Carer with over 19 years experience in Domiciliary Care and has now progressed to the role of Quality Assurance Trainer.  She is responsible for maintaining the standards required for the best level of care throughout our organisation.

Teresa Jackson
Teresa Jackson
Care Coordinator

After joining the Company as a Carer, Teresa expressed an interest in becoming a Coordinator and was promoted into this role in January 2021.

Her role consists of liaising with Clients, Staff and Medical Professionals and organising our Carers workload and runs to make them as efficient as possible.

Holly Last
Holly Last
Staff Liaison

Holly has moved up through the company from Carer to Co-ordinator and now one of our two Staff Liaisons.

Rebecca Butcher
Rebecca Butcher
Staff Liaison
Claire Moore
Claire Moore
Senior Carer
Jane Walmsley
Jane Walmsley
Senior Carer
Adam Richards
Adam Richards
Senior Carer
Cheryl Langford
Cheryl Langford
Senior Carer
Selina Franklin
Selina Franklin
Senior Carer
Angela Doherty
Angela Doherty
Dementia Champion
Ruth Jackson
Ruth Jackson
Dignity Champion
Fees For Individuals Fee
Hourly Daytime Rate £19.80
Hourly Rate - Bank Holiday £29.70
Hourly Rate - Christmas Day £39.60
Full Night Rate - Sleeping £130.00
Full Night Rate - Awake £165.00

Funding Types
Local Authority Suffolk
Region East
Local Authority Funded Clients Yes

The Importance Of Meal Times

Nutrition is of vital importance to the health and well being of our clients.

We prepare or assist in the making of a wide variety of meals...from a full fry-up to vegan lasagne. 

Depending on the client's needs, we can prepare pureed food and thickened drinks

Our carers are trained in Food Hygiene.


We Can Prepare
Afternoon Tea, All day snacks, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Cold Meals, Hot Meals, Snacks.

Dietary Options
Diabetic, Gluten-free, Halal, Kosher, Pureed, Vegan, Vegetarian.

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Activities Are So Important

We offer a wide range of activities to our clients.

As well as outings and companionship, our carers are equipped with activity bags which contain various games, activities and reminiscing items.


Our Photos

Staff Specialities
1 to 1 Activities, Birthday Celebrations, Board Games, Card Games, Cooking, Crafts, Crosswords, Excursions, Flower Arranging, Gardening, Knitting / Embroidery, Music Entertainment, Painting, Quiz Games, Religious Services, Reminiscence, Singing, Themed Events, Word Games.

Our Pets

We understand the importance of pets to our clients and assist with their needs.


How We Help With Your Pet
Feeding, Sanitation, Walking.

We Welcome
Birds, Cats, Dogs.

Regulator: CQC

Category Rating
CQC Registered Yes
Overall Good
Safe Good
Well Led Good
Caring Good
Responsive Good
Effective Good
Read More https://api.cqc.org.uk/public/v1/reports/6bdb1a5b-9b50-41c0-938f-17fc3ffd24c1
Report Published 25th May 2021
Registration Date 1st August 2019

Bacton, Stowmarket, Bardwell, Bury Saint Edmunds, Suffolk, Barningham, Beyton, Botesdale, Diss, Bradfield St George, Buxhall, Cockfield, Coney Weston, Cotton, Creeting Saint Mary, Creeting St Peter, Ipswich, Elmswell, Felsham, Finningham, Fornham All Saints, Forward Green, Gislingham, Great Ashfield, Great Barton, Great Finborough, Great Livermere, Haughley, Hessett, Honington, Hopton, Horringer, Ixworth, Lawshall, Mendlesham, Needham Market, Norton, Onehouse, Rattlesden, Rickinghall, Rougham, Rushbrooke, Shelland, Stanton, Stowupland, Thurston, Tostock, Troston, Walsham le Willows, Wattisfield, Wattisham, Westley, Wetherden, Woolpit.

Our Registered Address is:

Unit 1, Brickfields Business Park
Old Stowmarket Road, Woolpit
Bury St. Edmunds
Suffolk
IP30 9QS

Frequently asked questions about Kirsten's Care Ltd

Kirsten's Care Ltd was given an overall rating of "Good" by the CQC in May 2021.
Kirsten's Care Ltd provides Dementia, Respite and Personal care.
Kirsten's Care Ltd comes under Suffolk.
Kirsten's Care Ltd accepts Local Authority clients.
Kirsten Ryland is the manager of Kirsten's Care Ltd.

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