Edinburgh South Hourly Care Services

Our flexible visiting care services can be arranged from as little as one hour per week

Visiting home care in Edinburgh South

Hourly home care in your local area

With over 30-years’ experience in providing award-winning domiciliary care, Christies Care is a family-run and owned private home care business operating across the UK.

Our local Edinburgh South branch is on hand to provide you with personalised hourly care in your area, as and when you need it.

We provide hourly home care services in the following towns, villages and surrounding areas:

  • Edinburgh
  • Leith
  • Aberlady
  • Longniddry
  • Prestonpans
  • Cockenzie
  • Tranent
  • Macmerry
  • Gladsmuir
  • Ormiston
  • Pencaitland
  • Humbie
  • West Saltoun
  • Gilchriston
  • Fala Dam
  • Fala Village
  • North Middleton
  • Newlandrig
  • Gorebridge
  • Falahill
  • Musselburgh
  • Newcraighall
  • Portobello
  • Craigentinny
  • Muirhouse
  • Cramond
  • Danderhall
  • Dalkeith
  • Whitehill
  • Lasswade
  • Loanhead
  • Bonnyrigg
  • Hillend
  • Straiton
  • Leadburn
  • Roslin
  • Penicuik
  • Nine Mile Burn
  • Carlops

Call us today

We can arrange visiting home care from as little as 1 hour per week.

How can flexible hourly home care help you?

We provide care for a range of specialist conditions to enable elderly and vulnerable people to continue living independently at home.

Every Christies Carer is DBS checked and required to complete our industry-leading training course so you can be sure of the highest quality care in Edinburgh South.

Many people find that the daily demands of life and running a household can become more strenuous as they age or experience ill-health. Having a friendly, compassionate and expertly-trained carer can help reduce stress and discomfort, taking the pressure off so you can enjoy life and live as you wish in your own home.

Hourly home care arranged with you, not around you

Our tailored home visiting service is arranged according to your individual needs, providing regular assistance to help you retain your independence and continue to live life as you wish. Starting from as little as just one hour per week or as often as you need it. Our services include:

Housekeeping and home hygiene

Our hourly care team can help you with a range of domestic tasks to help keep your home in order:

  • Companionship Care – helping to alleviate loneliness and isolation
  • Waking Night Care
  • Light house-cleaning duties
  • Laundry and bed-making
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Pet care including dog walking
  • Grocery shopping
  • Running errands such as picking up a pension
  • Help to organise and manage domestic admin including paying bills

Personal care and hygiene

Your hourly carer can assist your personal comfort according to your needs, helping as necessary with:

  • Assistance with morning and bedtime routines
  • Washing, showering and bathing
  • Dressing and hairstyling

Assisting with mobility

Our carers are trained in all aspects of mobility support:

  • Use of hoisting and lifting equipment
  • Help and encouragement with physio exercises.
  • Accompaniment for outdoor exercise

Managing and administering medication

Our carers can also help with:

  • PEG feeds
  • Changing dressings

Help to arrange and attend healthcare appointments

If you need a nurse for something more, our care team are able to work closely with District Nurses and other community health networks to assist with appointments and visits.

Peace of mind, value and trusted care

Hourly care offers comfort at your convenience

Our hourly home care service can help ease you into a personalised plan that supports your independence whilst providing the extra help you need. Our clients’ families often tell us they are amazed by how quickly they see the benefits once they’ve made the decision to have visiting care at home.

As well as specialised care, our carers can provide companionship to help alleviate loneliness and isolation especially during the Coronavirus outbreak. A cup of tea and someone to chat to can make a vital difference to the wellbeing of someone living alone.

We won’t let you down. Our fully regulated service is frequently monitored for its efficiency and can be adapted regularly according to your changing needs. Our team work hard to ensure your visiting care plan is delivered by a regular rota of friendly carers who are familiar with your personal needs and able to deliver support with compassion and expertise.

Our carers are skilled, caring and professional people who provide companionship and support according to your individual needs. All Christies Carers must pass our award-winning training programme to enable them to work with our clients, providing expert care for a range of assisted needs and complex care conditions including:

After Stroke Care
Cerebral Palsy
Companion Care
Complex Care
Convalescent Care
Dementia Care
Emergency Care
End of Life Care
Interim Care Trial
Mental Health
Multiple Sclerosis Care
Parkinson's Disease Care
Physical Disability
Physical Injury Care
Respite Care
Sensory Impairment

Our flexible visiting care services can be arranged from as little as one hour per week.
Call us today to discuss your needs. We can arrange care within 24 hours.

Your Edinburgh South branch

Meet the team

Your local branch of Christies Care is owned by Bunmi Ganiyu.

As a graduate of economics with a post-graduate marketing diploma and a proven track record within a range of customer facing roles, Bunmi has many strengths as a Christies Care franchise owner. She also has first-hand experience working as a care assistant and care coordinator gaining an insight and understanding which has been invaluable in helping her to develop a successful team at our Edinburgh South branch.

Bumni’s professionalism and appreciation of the needs and challenges facing both clients and carers, has been fundamental in helping to build her own franchise providing specialised care and creating a team of expertly trained carers to support people who wish to remain living independently at home.

Bunmi Ganiyu

Our Edinburgh South branch is located at:

Suite 1, 259 Oakleigh Road North London N20 0DG

For our hourly home care services

If you are interested to work for us

We welcome the opportunity to understand your needs and help provide high quality hourly home care for you or your loved one. Just tell us a little bit about your situation, or leave us your contact details and we can arrange to have a chat at your convenience.


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