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Respite at Home

Here you will find an approved provider list for the flexible respite scheme and the areas within Perth and Kinross they cover.(information provided by Perth and Kinross Council)

 Perth North

Caledonian Homecare

1 Commercial Street, Blairgowrie, PH10 6NL - 01250 875739

Description: Care at Home services, domestic services, respite services, private packages, overnight care and high dependency care.

Rivendell Care at Home

Imladris, Rivendell, Oak Road, Birnam, PH8 0BL - call Caroline on 01350 727413 or Alistair 07834860905

Description: Rivendell provides a high quality service assisting you to remain comfortably within your home environment. Our services are flexible and will be tailored to meet your personal wishes. Our services include personal care, domestic support, care call, support and companionship, shopping, cooking, laundry and a wide range of other services.

We also offer respite care for carers and to support you with any change sin circumstances, such as illness or hospital discharge.

Stuart Wright Care

Grianan, Faskally, Pitlochry, PH16 5LA - 01796 473548 or call Arlene 07854 914676 or Susan 07983 624117

Description: We are on the approved providers list and a member of  the respite voucher scheme. We are registered with the care inspectorate to provide support services/care at home to adults (over 16 years).

Our service is person centered, we can discuss what is required and plan ways to give the care. Such services as-help with getting up in the morning and into bed at night, help with showering or bathing, providing meals and shopping.Even to more complex nursing needs as peg tube care, catheter care, wound care. From one hour to 24 hours /7 days a week.

We have no specific criteria to accepting clients, a senior member of staff would decide, on assessment, if we could meet the clients needs. Our nurses and carers have extensive experience with dementia, MS, MND, Parkinson’s and other conditions associated with the older person.


Perth South

Ashdene Homecare

Ashdene House, Strathearn Terrace, Crieff, PH7 3DT - 01764 430116 / 07738062395

Description: Ashdene Care provides a range of care services from residential care specifically for dementia sufferers, to home overnight and day care services for people with a range of ages and a variation of mental and physical health problems and learning difficulties.

Rigifa Care Services

Tayview Industrial Estate, Friarton Road, Perth, PH2 8DG - call Marie Farquharson on 01738 446198 or email

Description:Home care services offering personal, light domestic (private), social and welfare services to the elderly, infirm, or physically disables people and Palliative Care (any age group).


Perth City

Care Services 

8 Atholl Crescent, Perth, PH1 5NG - 01738 629612

Description: Care Services can provide one hour per week to 24 hour cover for personal care, shoping, rise or tuck in service, sleepovers, night care, and general support. In addition they can provide a housing support service to assist with attending appointments, financial support, meal planning etc. 

My Care Tayside

79 South Street, Perth, PH2 8PD - 01738 449249

Description: Specialises in helping adults with care needs to remain independent and within their own homes. Carers are experienced in a wide range of conditions, including both mental and physical health, short-term respite needs and companionship.

Live-in carers are available for more complex needs, with all provision tailored to suit individual requirements. The provider looks to make sure that families can feel confident and reassured their loved one is in good hands.

Services Offered: 24 Hour Care • Adult Care (18+) • Care for Children • Live in Carer • Personal Care (on a contracted hours basis) • Personal Care Assessments • Risk Assessments in the Home

Care Offered: Alcohol Dependence (Past or present) • Call in Service • Cancer Care • Cleaning Service • Companionship • Dementia • Domestic Services / Home Help • Drug Dependence (past or present) • Elderly Care • Food Preparation & Serving • High Dependency Care, two carers attending • Hospital Discharge • Laundry Service • Learning Disability • Medication Assistance • Mental Health Condition • Palliative Care • Personal Hygiene Care • Physical Disability • Respite cover • Sensory Impairment • Shopping Service / Errands • Sit in Service


Varoius locations around Perth and Kinross

Avenue Care Services

Unit A, Glenruthven Mill, Abbey Road, Auchterarder, PH3 1DP - 01764 663644 / 07813 711460 / 07889410555 or email or

The service can support you in your own home by providing personal care and practical domestic help in a way which fits with your assessed needs and routines and those of your carers. We can carry out assessments and will ensure that you have clear plans of the tasks we should be assisting you with.

The principles we are striving towards are ensuring that you remain as independent as possible and to build your confidence, we will also aim to support you to achieve the best quality of life.


The Gateway, North Methven Street, Perth, PH1 5PP - 01738 639460

Description: Crossroads Caring Scotland is a national charity dedicated to the provision of short breaks for carers within their own homes. They also provide care at home support including personal care.

Elite Care at Home

4 Alfred Place, St. Andrews, KY16 9XG - 01764 656300

Description: Elite Care provides a wide range of services, supporting people aged from 18 to 110 to remain independent in their own home. Our services include short daily visits, examples of which are personal care, assisting clients to get up, wash and dress, take breakfast and a medication prompt. These visits may be spread throughout the day, to full 24 hour residential care, where we provide all of the above plus a housekeeping service.

As a company we also provide complex care, companionship, palliative care, respite, transport and escorting people to appointments, a cleaning and shopping service, in fact we can supply all aspects of care to support people in every day living tasks, even dog walking, feeding the cat or house sitting if required! We care for people suffering from Parkinsons, Dementia, Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone Disease and all types of physical disability.


Unit B16, Highland House, St. Catherine's Road, Perth, PH1 5YA - 01738 449347 or email /


ENABLE Scotland provides a wide range of support services for people who have learning disabilities and their families. Our services are designed to be flexible and can be tailored to your needs. We make our support personal to you. We will support you to do what you want to do. Different people need support with different things. We can provide:

  • Support at home
  • support to find a job
  • Support to make friends and meet new people
  • support to get more invovled in your community
  • support for fmailies and carers
  • support to manage money

We can also tell you about other organisations in Scotland who can support you. We can put you in touch with the right people to make sure you get the support that works for you.

Gowrie Care Ltd

55 Huntingtower Road, Perth, PH1 2LH  and 9 Airlie Street, Alyth, PH11 8BS - Contact 03001232644 or Muriel McCormack on 0773 9077579 or email

Description: In Perth and Kinross we currently have established services for people with a wide range of needs including learning disabilities, mental health and more recently, the needs of the over 65 age group. Our ethos is to provide person centred flexibility, responsive services to the people who use our services. We are keen to ensure that we consistently work in partnership with service users, their families, commissioners and other service to provide good quality, enabling care and support in all our services.

Independent Living Service (ILS)

Algo Business Centre, Glenearn Road, Perth, PH2 0NJ - 01738 450426 or email

Description: Mears’ friendly, expert local care teams help thousands of people to live independently in their own homes. We support people of all ages, including people with complex conditions such as dementia or a learning disability, or those just needing a little bit of extra help at home.

Kippen Care Service

Tayview Industrial Estate, Friarton Road, Perth, PH2 8DG - 01738 629228 or email

Description: Home care services arranging to provide personal care to people in their own homes


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