Watch the 2 minutes video on how to use & see how easy it is to view carers’
profile and book online

Do I qualify for funding?

Our guide to funding options available. (note you’ll need to
arrange these yourself but do call us and we can guide you…)

  • NHS Continuing Healthcare (CHC) Funding
  • Local Authority Funding
  • NHS-Funded Nursing Care
  • Attendance Allowance
  • Charity-Backed Funding
  • Insurance

Read more on funding sources…

5 star average rating

  • Really pleased I found this site. Very informative and professional. It was a great help to receive real support for my poor wife. She has been through a lot in the last 9 years so needs this level of support and service . Well done !

    Neil Underwood

    3 weeks ago

  • Excellent organisation, well informed and know the local sector inside out. Great at pointing you in the right direction without using the hard sell.

    James Sapphire

    3 weeks ago

  • Nice to see a modern business with old fashioned customer care. Friendly, knowledgeable and helpful staff.

    Daniel O’Neill

    2 weeks ago

  • Excellent business with a really informative, well designed website.

    Ryan Cairns

    a week ago

  • Very professional and understanding staff. Talked me through the process and helped me with the planning of my care

    James Johnson

    a week ago

  • Great range of carers and very knowledgeable staff

    Ben Brady

    a week ago

  • Really glad I found this site! They have been so supportive and helped us to organise care for my Dad. I particularly like the fact that you can vet carers online before you book them – the website takes care of everything!

    simon jolly

    5 months ago

  • Very professional service, great concept especially if you want your carer to be better paid.

    A WJ

    5 months ago

How it Works

  • Find Location
    1Choose what you
    need help with
    We find, select, thoroughly interview twice, scenario-test, reference check and background check carers who have up to date, unblemished DBS’s, are self-employed and provide their services directly.
  • care agency Nottingham
    2Select your HelperHire a Helper local to you (or nationwide for live-in care) at the price advertised on the Helper’s profile page. We take care of the contract and billing for you and the Helper.
  • care agency Reading
    3Book your visit You pay less than using a traditional care agency and the Helper gets paid more. You choose your carer and you will only ever be visited by the carer you choose.

How can we help?

  • is dedicated to putting you in control of your care needs.
  • We carefully source, interview, reference check and list the best carers in your area.
  • You search and review the profiles before deciding on a suitable carer.
  • Our system then allows you and the carer to agree on a price and set a contract period that is right for both of you.

What are the benefits?

  • Cut out the costs of the care agency so you pay less and helpers get paid more.
  • Build a better relationship with your carer.
  • Search our Helper map to find support that is close and convenient to you.
  • See other clients’ reviews of Helpers to help you choose the best people to suit your needs.
  • Use our simple, user friendly system to match your needs to Helpers skills.
  • We provide the technology and support with contracts and safe payment for your peace of mind.
  • You get on with the important bit: Building a meaningful and successful relationship with your Helper.

Live in Care Nationwide and Domiciliary care in and around Reading and Berkshire

At Helpd, we dedicate ourselves to the needs of people who require a carer. We connect people who are seeking support to reliable, trustworthy and dependable carers. Whether you are searching for round the clock, live-in care or home care for an hour or more each day we will find a carer who will match your needs.
We do all we can to make sure that our clients get trusted, compassionate, high quality and value-for-money care. Not only do we empower families & their loved ones by helping them to achieve control over the process, we also make sure that carers are paid as well as possible. Helpd is a committed and client focused home care provider based in Reading. If you are a live in carer anywhere in the UK or a care assistant that would like to provide domiciliary care in and around Reading, please call 0118 449 2373, email, or speak to us on livechat.