Caring for the generation
that first cared for us.

I’m Caring for an Elderly Parent

Should I hire my own private carer?

Hiring someone yourself may give you more choice and control over who cares for you and what tasks they do. However, before going down this road, there is a lot…

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Weighing up the advantages of ‘fully managed’ care at home services over privately hiring someone

Using a fully managed service, like Bright Care to care for you in your own home will always work out more expensive than hiring someone privately to work for you…

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Care Inspectorate: Understanding The Role

The Care Inspectorate The Care Inspectorate regulates and inspects care services in Scotland to make sure that they meet the right standards. They are the main body that regulates the…

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Power of Attorney | What You Need to Know

Quick Search What Is A Power Of Attorney? Who Can Grant A Power Of Attorney? What Does ‘Incapable’ Mean? What Would Happen If I Don’t Have A Power Of Attorney?…

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Guide to Employing Private Individuals

One way to get in support elderly care for a loved one is for you or the family as a whole to privately hire a local person directly to work…

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5 Tips For Planning Financially For Long Term Care

1. Know the real costs and what you might be able to get state help with. Before you start speaking to providers of care services it is helpful to have... Read More

5 Common Misunderstandings about Direct Payments

Bright Care is a family-run business for home care services. We pride ourselves on having the best personal carers in Scotland, so check out our private home care pricing or…

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