What should you look for in an autism carer for your loved one?

There is no place like home and Guardian Carers enables you to continue living the life you love in the home you love.

Finding a perfect autism carer for your loved one is stressful and time-consuming, using an agency like Guardian Carers can take that from you and provide you with an autism carer at home that suits your requirements. Our experienced consultants will understand what your needs and requirements are and what you are looking for in your ideal carer to help us tailor your search. When we hire our experienced carers there are some important qualities we look for in all our carers. We believe some of the many aspects good carer should have is being respectful, patient, reliable and qualified.

Our carers must be respectful, working with someone who is on the autistic spectrum means being respectful of their triggers and working with them to develop coping mechanisms and keeping triggers to a minimum, we ensure our carers will treat your loved one with the respect you deserve at all times. Working with you and your loved one to ensure their care needs are met with dignity.

A good carer must also be patient, with autism it can be frustrating for your loved one when everyday tasks take longer than usual. It is important that your carer is patient and calm without getting annoyed or flustered. Our carers will always be patient with your child to ensure they feel they are in a safe environment.

A carer should be reliable, consistency is a critical part of managing autistic triggers, knowing that you have someone that you can rely on no matter what takes a lot of pressure off you.

Carers are also a source of emotional support and friendship so no matter what your family member is going through, you will know they have someone standing by their side.

As their needs evolve and change, the care can evolve with you, so while you may start with someone popping in a few times a week, you may find that you gradually require more and more help which could be a sign you may need to look at getting someone full time. Whatever your care needs are, Guardian Carers is here to help and provide you with guidance and advice along the way.

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Adam

Guardian Carers have been so helpful finding us a carer for my mother. She is extremely independent and guardian carers have helped give us the reassurance that she has someone there to help her if...
12 Jun 2018
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SS

I phoned in on Monday in a panic as the Carer we had just hired for my uncle canceled on us. Renate our consultant was very helpful she immediately sent over two candidates for us to interview. The...
11 Feb 2018
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Emma Lewis

I hired an excellent Carer for my Husband through them. The carer also helps around the house which has been a big help for us. They were the only agency that allowed me to interview and meet the...
10 Jun 2018
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K.A.

Superb customer service. Staff are exceptionally friendly. They have a good range of carers to choose from.
06 Jun 2018
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Denise

Very pleased with the service. They found us an excellent Turkish and English speaking Carer Housekeeper. We have struggled to find someone bilingual before.
01 Jun 2018
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Mariana Canguia

Guardian Carers offers a very good service, I have used and I was very happy with their service as they met all my expectations. So I do recommend :) :)
01 Jun 2018
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