For Service Users who are unable to do their own grocery shopping, QCL provide a regular shopping service.
QCL carers are instructed in “shopping procedures” as part of their initial induction.
The cost of this service varies but, typically, one and half hours are usually charged.
Features of this service are:-
- Assistance to draw up a shopping list.
- Fridge management, including checking of "use-by" dates.
- Liaison with family members where applicable.
- Cash handling and management of receipts.
QCL usually provide a shopping service as part of a more complex support plan.
For further information, please check the QCL Shopping Procedure.