There are a lot of challenging tasks primary caretakers are responsible for providing to their loved ones. If your aging loved one is recovering from a significant ailment or reached a stage in their life where they are reliant on you to take care of them, your family member may be in need of Home Instead 24-hour home care services. With experienced and committed homecare professionals, our Guelph CAREGivers can provide your loved one with the personalized care they deserve.
24-hour home care refers to the services we provide to the most dependent patients. Typically, this includes either bed-bound patients that are recovering from a serious ailment like a stroke, patients recovering from a recent intensive surgery, or elderly loved ones that have developed dementia or Alzheimer's. Whatever your family member's medical condition is, we can provide them with the in-home care they need to recover or maintain their independence.
We offer two different types of 24-hour home care services in Guelph, ON:
Shift-service entails that the CAREGiver works for 8 consecutive hours in your home and then their shift ends and another CAREGiver's begins their 8 hour shift. Typically, with shift-service care, we employ 5 or 6 CAREGivers to the rotation.
Live-In Service entails that the CAREGiver momentarily stays in your home working a 24-hour shift. At the end of the allotted full day of work, a new CAREGiver arrives and works their 24-hour shift. This rotates for each CAREGiver every third day meaning that 3 CAREGivers are assigned to each home separately. For this type of care, it's important to have quarters and meals prepared for the CAREGiver that will be briefly staying in your home.
Whether you desire our 24-hour home care services because it's affordable, convenient, offers security for your loved one, or proven to help ailing patients recover more quickly, the benefits of 24-hour home care cannot be ignored for Guelph families. Call today to learn more!
To learn how affordable 24-hour home care can be in the Guelph, ON area, call us today: (519) 571-1665.
Home Instead offers free monthly newsletters with tips and advice for caregivers of elderly loved ones.