Senior Home Care Services
Everyone shares similar concerns about care for our parents, grandparents and loved ones as they reach retirement age and beyond. Perhaps your mother gets confused and can't keep her doctor appointments and medications straight. Or your dad seems depressed and doesn't enjoy fishing anymore. Maybe your grandmother suffering from Alzheimer's needs regular attention while you're at work. That's when Home Instead Senior Care can come into the home and be the caregiver for you. Learn more about how Home Instead Senior Care can help you care for the senior in your life.
Are you seeing that your loved ones need home care as they age? Have you thought about a nursing home or assisted living facility but want to keep them in their home for as long as possible? Are you starting to wear out because of the impact the senior care you're providing is having at work and with your family members? Do you fear for a loved one's safety?
Home Instead Senior Care can help with compassionate, senior home care services delivered right in your loved one's home. Whether a few hours a day or long-term care 24 hours a day, a CAREGiver can assist you. All CAREGivers are thoroughly screened, extensively trained, insured and bonded, matched to your preferences, professional and reliable.
Home Instead, Inc demonstrates commitment to quality home care through our proprietary PEAQ program, -Pursuing Excellence by Advancing Quality. In fact, we commissioned J.D. Power and Associates to routinely survey CAREGivers and clients to ensure consistent delivery of high quality service.
Read the latest J.D. Power and Associates Special Report on Home Instead Senior Care.
The Home Instead Senior Care network is committed to the highest quality of service we can provide. As part of our commitment to quality, we require drug screening for all U.S. CAREGivers -- this is unprecedented in our industry.
We understand that making the decision to use outside help for caring for an elderly loved one is difficult. That's why we provide a wealth of senior care resources and Alzheimer's and dementia care resources for you to consider.
The Home Instead Senior Care network is Changing the Face of AgingSM by offering a wide variety of home care services, which may grow to include activities and support that are unique to you and your elderly loved one's needs.
Senior Services include the following and more - all tailored to meet your needs:
- Offer elderly companionship and conversation
- Provide respite care
- Monitor diet and eating
- Check food expirations
- Assist with evening and tuck-in
- Stimulate mental awareness
- Assist with entertaining
- Answer the door
- Reminisce about the past
- Assist with clothing selection
- Care for houseplants
- Provide reminders for appointments
- Discuss current and historical events
- Participate in crafts
- Play games and cards
- Supervise home maintenance
- Record and arrange recipes
- Oversee home deliveries
- Prepare grocery lists
- Clip coupons for shopping
- Monitor TV usage
- Mail bills and letters
- Buy magazines, papers and books
- Rent and play movies
- Plan visits, outings and trips
- Visit neighbors and friends
- Read religious materials
- Maintain calendar
- Maintain family scrapbook
- Record family history
Home Helper Services
- Provide Alzheimer's Care
- Assist with laundry and ironing
- Take out garbage
- Aid with morning and wake-up
- Arrange appointments
- Provide medication reminders
- Aid with reading
- Assist with walking
- Write letters and correspondence
- Organize mail
- Change linens
- Plan, prepare and clean up meals
- Make beds
- Dust furniture
- Drop off and pick up dry cleaning
- Pick up prescriptions
- Organize and clean closets
- Assist with pet care
- Shop for groceries and supplies
- Prepare future meals
- Escort to appointments
- Accompany to lunch or dinner
- Escort for shopping and errands
- Attend plays and concerts
- Escort to religious services
- Attend club meetings and sporting events
- Aid with airport tasks
Personal ServicesAssistance with:
- Cognitive impairment
- Medication reminders
Services vary by location.
For more information about in-home care and its benefits, read The Home Care Solution: A Guide to the Best Choices for Seniors and Those Who Care About Them. (PDF 1.3MB)
Services may vary by individual Home Instead Senior Care franchise office location. Find the Home Instead Senior Care location near you.
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