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Crossroads Care Services

Adult Carer Respite Services are available in Harrogate/Craven/York/Wetherby

City of York council currently fund us to provide a service for those carers living in York who care for children under the age of 18.

We Offer -

  • Individually tailored packages and a client centred approach.
  • Continuity - the same Carer Support Worker will visit you at the same time each week. An alternative worker will be provided when your regular worker is on holiday or sick.
  • Flexibility - timed visits to suit your needs

Our packages can include -

  • Feeding / Meal Preparation / Assistance with Eating & Drinking
  • Showering / Bathing
  • Toileting / Catheter Care
  • Assistance with Getting Up / Going to Bed / Dressing
  • Assistance with Mobility
  • Prompting / Administering Medication
  • Activities Outside the Home / Assistance to Pursue Hobbies
  • Emotional Support / Companionship
  • Assistance With Specialised Tasks, for example PEG feeding, Stoma Care, Oxygen Therapy.


As a carer or someone with support needs, you may be entitled to support funded by local government in the form of a personal budget/direct payment. This will enable you to cover all or some of the costs of your care. Please contact your local council for more information.

Alternatively you can choose to fund your own Crossroads service.

Whatever your situation, you can take comfort from the fact that, as a charity, we care for people not profit.

Why Choose Crossroads?

For some people the prospect of employing and managing their own staff can be daunting.

We can make your care experience worry free.

Crossroads have the experience, expertise and resources to ensure that your workers are reliable and professional, CRB checked, trained, supervised and fully insured, giving you peace of mind.
We employ very carefully selected staff to ensure we meet our clients' individual needs.

We will provide the services you require, when you require them and will send you a detailed invoice for payment on a monthly basis.

As a not-for-profit organisation we exist solely to provide services which are of a high quality. We have supported Carers and people with care needs in Harrogate, Craven & York, to live independently for many years.


Call us to find out what we can offer.

  • Harrogate 01423 522371


If you would like further information please contact us and we will be happy to discuss our services in detail.

Alternatively, if you prefer, we can arrange to visit you at home for a no obligation, informal chat.