Carer stories

Read our carer stories and discover who the carers we work with are, and why they became a live-in carer.

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People become a live-in carer for a broad range of reasons. Whether it started with supporting someone in their own family or they simply have always had a passion to help, they’re people doing an extraordinary job.

In this section, you’re able to read some real-life stories to give you an idea of the kind of person you can expect to help your family.

Carer Stories – Jillo Koyama

Carer stories: Jillo Koyama Jillo, 31, has been a professional carer for five years and was inspired to choose her career path through her personal experience of caring for her…

Carer Stories – Catherine Mukiibi: From Domiciliary to Live-in

Carer stories: Catherine Mukiibi Catherine has been a carer for over 20 years, supporting people in their own homes, first with domiciliary work and most recently with Elder as a…

Carer Stories – Bawinile Ngubane: From Nursing to Care

Carer story: Bawinile Ngubane From an early age, Bawinile Ngubane knew she wanted to help people to live well. She trained as a nurse in her native South Africa before…

Carer Stories – Kashta Moor: Care Runs in the Family

Carer stories: Kashta Moor With both of his parents having worked in the sector all their lives, caring was a natural career move for Kashta Moor. Having learned valuable things…

Private: Carer Stories – Virginia Keane: 30 Years’ Experience

Carer stories: Virginia Keane Virginia Keane has been a carer for over 30 years, first for her mother who had cancer and brother who had a brain tumour, before becoming…