Hire an emergency carer
Carolanne is an excellent carer. She is always punctual and willing to help in. Anyway she can. No job is too small or trivial for...”
It was so reassuring to know my mum was in safe hands with Claire, whilst I was away. My mum feels very comfortable with Claire an...”
Zainab is superb, kind and caring. It is a huge relief to have such a reliable and caring person looking after my elderly godmothe...”
Catherine has been my wife’s carer alongside myself for the past 13 months. She has been excellent in every way. She arrives pro...”
Thank you for your help with mum. I was very happy with the care you provided after mum's hip operation. I found you kind and co...”
Nelius' kindness and empathy caring for our mother was so appreciated. Mum felt an instant rapport with her and looked forward to ...”
Ahmad is an excellent carer. It is obvious when with him to see that he enjoys his work as a carer, and so he brings very positiv...”
DBS & Biometric ID checked
Companionship, cooking, housekeeping, medical prompting
Moving and handling, exercise, eating and drinking assistance
Early stage dementia, physical disabilities, late stage dementia
Personal care, dressing/undressing, bathroom assistance
When circumstances change suddenly or you’re dealing with a stressful life event, emergency home care can provide urgent and much-needed support. Whether you or a loved one are recovering from an accident, dealing with a sudden illness or looking to replace an existing carer, emergency home carers can provide companionship and reassurance, as well as assistance with physical and medical needs. Curam’s experienced carers provide specialist support throughout the UK.
If you need to find a carer as soon as possible, emergency carers can provide the help you need in your own home. They can support you in numerous ways:
Emergency care at home can take many different forms, depending on your needs. Types of emergency care include:
Emergency home care can be provided on a short- or long-term basis.Share your care needs
If you’re dealing with an accident, sudden illness, death in the family or other disruptive life event that means you require a new level of care, emergency home carers can help.
Emergency home care can come in the form of temporary respite care, or you can find a carer in order to build a long-term care relationship.
We understand your circumstances may change quickly. Curam’s carers can provide specialist support on short notice. Share your care needs with Curam to connect with an emergency carer.
Home care is tailored to you. Carers on the Curam platform provide many different kinds of emergency home care:
Live in-care for 24/7 support
Hourly care according to their schedule
Overnight care, including both sleeping night and waking night care
Respite care while your regular carer goes on holiday or suddenly unavailable
If you have pets, there are carers that can help to look after them. Many carers also drive their own vehicles and can help you with transport or accompany you as you need.
The personal care provided by in-home carers can be tailored to include whatever level of assistance you need. A carer is there to meet your needs, however personal or complex.
Responsibilities of an emergency home carer will vary according to your needs but typically will include:
Hiring a carer through Curam is a 4 step easy process with you having all the control.
Filter and search for verified carers near you
Message suitable carers - we suggest a minimum of three to give you the best choice
Hire your insured and vetted carer via Curam - you only pay for the care delivered
Alternatively, in an emergency or if you need care for a specific period of time Share your care needs' with our carers
Full choice over who provides care
Get a carers for your care needs
You can join for free, no tie-in contracts.
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For hourly care you will pay £4.30 less than the average agency rate.
All rates are negotiable.
Carers set their own rates.
10% Curam fees