Introducing Clare our Head Office Administrator

We are pleased to welcome Clare, our new Head Office Administrator. This is a new role that enabled us to enhance the level of support that we provide to our Branch Managers. It already feels as thoug...

Introducing Jo

We are pleased to introduce Jo Craythorne, our Plymouth Branch Manager. Jo moved to Devon earlier this year from South Gloucestershire. The move meant leaving the care company that she loved working f...

Join the Care Revolution!

So you think Care should be done differently? The provision and delivery of social care is in the news on a daily basis. Sadly, it’s rarely a good news story. The pattern is all too familiar: ov...

What Care Means to me

We asked Natalie, an experienced carer, to tell us “What Care Means” being part of the growing Friends family At Friends Helping at Home we are really keen to share the amazing stories o...

Care, did we? we certainly do now!

For some of us, we knew that our NHS, social care and mental health family were struggling. Successive governments failed to listen. They failed to recognise this army of incredible individuals and sa...

A great career opportunity that cares, doesn’t happen by chance!

Time for a more rewarding career? It’s not by chance that our franchises are growing. We have spent the first two years reviewing and refining the ‘knowhow’: our systems that support a market led serv...

Covid19 – Worried about how to arrange care that’s going to be safe?

Peace of mind: The Friends Standard.  In the midst of the Covid19 pandemic,  arranging care has naturally become a great concern for those shielding but still needing to arrange care. Most domiciliary...

Coming out of Covid

As we all start to come out of the Covid lock down, our Torbay Branch goes from strength to strength   Our founder and CEO Andrew discusses recent developments during “Covid-19” with our first f...

Introducing Steph Alexander Exeter Branch Director

Steph Alexander pictured on a family day out – the latest addition to the Friends Family. Steph is the new and exciting face at Friends Helping at Home, and is the new Exeter Branch Director, a ...

How families care for loved ones when far from home

Our Deputy Managing Director, Sam Stuart-Hill writes about her experiences of growing up, leaving the nest for university then her career, leaving her ageing parents and relatives and the pressures th...