Whether it’s somebody to spend quality time with your loved one a few times a week, a companion to join them for fun activities, or someone to check in after a hospital stay, there are several appropriate times to consider in-home elder care for our aging loved ones. In-home elder care offers our elderly family members that emotional support they need and the basic care they deserve. Elder care is also a flexible and affordable option for our Dunbar loved ones that still enjoy their independence, but would like some help every once and awhile.
With studies showing that an active mind helps prevent dementia or Alzheimer’s from developing, elder care can be considered one of those rare forms of treatment that provides our elderly loved ones with a better mental, emotional, and physical outlook. Perhaps the best part of elder care is that it covers so many potential needs and opportunities to help our loved ones. Whether your aging family member likes social outings like trips to the mall or movie theatre, physical activities like walking or gardening, prefers help around the house with basic chores and cooking, or simply just wants some friendly company in their home, compassionate elder care can truly provide your family member with whatever they need.
With Home Instead Senior Care®, you can schedule a CAREGiverSM any time and they are ready to help your family member in any way. With a CAREGiver present in your loved one’s home, you will not have to worry about them in cases of an emergency or whether or not they need a ride to the doctor’s office. Another major benefit is that your loved one will feel comforted knowing a friendly, trained CAREGiver if there for them no matter what. With elder care, we cover all of the basic needs that your loved one deserves while offering them the emotional support they prefer. Home Instead can also provide additional services:
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