What are the benefits of senior in-home care?
With senior in-home care, your loved one can enjoy a sense of independence and the familiar comfort of home with just the right amount of support. Personalized care by a dedicated in-home caregiver provides your aging loved one with just the right amount of support.
For many people, in-home senior care is the right solution for helping an aging loved one maintain a healthy lifestyle. With senior in-home care, you’ll also get the increased peace of mind that you need to ensure the health and safety of your loved one.
The benefits of senior in-home care include:
• Caregivers prepare nutritionally sound meals that adhere to any unique dietary requirement
• Caregivers offer one-on-one support, including transportation to appointments
• Caregivers can perform light housekeeping, such as making beds, dusting, laundry, vacuuming, watering plants, and pet care
• Caregivers can remind your aging loved one when it's time to take medications or go to doctor's appointments
In addition to offering help with cooking, laundry, and other housekeeping related tasks, providers of senior in-home care can also provide respite care. These short-term breaks can provide family caregivers with an opportunity to restore energy and relieve stress while enjoying the peace of mind that comes from knowing that a trained professional is administering care in your absence.
Please be sure to check out the licensing and insurance carried by anyone who is coming into the home, or ideally get a recommendation from an elder law attorney.