Quotes from appreciative Carers
Over 40 compliments received in November 2014....these are a sample of the comments received.....
X is such a lovely person and understands Y. It has enabled me to have a break and my husband to chat to another man in the house.
A wonderful service provided by wonderful, caring people. a heart felt thank you.
I know I can rely on someone caring and capable to look after my husbands when I have to go out. It gives me peace of mind.
It is a wonderful service and godsend to me as a Carer. It allows me to leave my husband knowing that he is safe and will be well looked after.
"I can't tell you what a joy it is to have some time to myself, where I can switch off and just relax."
"My husband has just sadly passed away and I would like to thank you for all the support you gave us both. It made all the difference."
"I was worried at first about leaving my wife, but my care support worker put my mind at ease and it's really working out well."
"I don't know what to say, but I would hate to go back to the time before Crossroads came. I used to get very anxious and lost my patience easily with my husband, it's a good service."
"My husband can be very difficult at times, but my care support worker has been able to settle him, this has enabled me to go out with peace of mind."
"My G.P. says my blood pressure reading has not been this good in years. I told him it's thanks to Crossroads and me being able to have a wonderful break every week, thank you all."
"I can arrange to meet people now, have lunch, go the cinema, to be able to arrange anything in advance is such a blessing, it gives me something to look forward to."
"My niece says she would like to start something for Carers where she lives in France, as they have nothing like it there."