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1:1 Support - Bright Care

Bright Care support adults who need support to stay in their own home.

They can support the person you care for in a number of ways including:

Companionship (Sitter service)

  • Light housekeeping and laundry,
  • Preparation of meals
  • Shopping and errands.
  • Physical exercise and leisure trips.
  • Reminders for medications.
  • Assistance in planning and attending appointments, groups and clubs.
  • Assistance with reading, writing and household administration.
  • Assistance around the home in arranging practical helps like maintenance and gardening.

Personal care

  • Help with daily personal care activities that you cannot complete safely without assistance, e.g. getting dressed, washing, going to the toilet.
  • Support with the administration of medications.


Overnight Care

  • Sleepover and waking night service
  • Live in care – support 24 hours a day including overnight care. This can be for short term respite.

All information on this site is provided to the best of our knowledge but please call the organisation involved for more details.

VOCAL Midlothian Carers Centre, 30/1 Hardengreen Estate, Dalhousie Road, Dalkeith, EH22 3NX. Telephone 0131 663 6869. E Email – midlothian@vocal.org.uk  Scottish Charity: SC020755 Company registration: SC183050. Accessibility | Copyright & image credits | Privacy statement | Complaints policy | Disclaimer