Senior Home Care in Columbia, MD
Columbia’s Preferred In-Home Senior Care Provider
Understanding the needs of Columbia seniors is important when considering senior home care for your elderly loved one. We know it can be difficult to rely on the help of friends and family on a consistent basis. Tasks that used to be simple such as using the bathroom, dressing, bathing and remembering to take medications now require assistance and this can be a frustrating realization. At Home Instead®, senior citizens are able to receive that help without feeling as though they are burdening their friends and family. Home Instead gives Columbia families a peace of mind knowing that their elderly loved one is in great hands. While senior home care is popular among seniors with terminal illnesses such as Alzheimer’s and Dementia, home care can be just as beneficial for seniors that may just need some help and a little companionship. Home Instead CAREGiversSM are trained professionals who are there to help seniors wash the dishes and do laundry or can be someone fun and friendly to chat with as they take their daily walk around the block.
Individualized Home Care Services for Seniors in Columbia, MD
Some Columbia seniors who don’t have family nearby find that visits from a Home Instead CAREGiver provides them with a sense of fulfillment from getting the opportunity to build personal relationships. Spending time with someone inside or outside of the home is an essential part of living a happy and healthy senior lifestyle. Elder care participants have the freedom to decide the frequency at which they see a home care professional, whether that be everyday or just a few times a month and many companies provide the option to interview and choose specific senior home care professionals. This allows seniors to feel comfortable and empowers them to start a connection with their professional. If a selected professional doesn’t work out, they always have the option of selecting a new one. Home Instead provides an affordable solution for seniors experiencing all different walks of life. Home care services include:
most seniors enjoy visits from a new friend and helping them accomplish tasks and enjoy favorite activities is good for seniors’ health. We can play games, visit neighbors, watch movies or plan activities, whatever is most helpful for the senior and their family.
Home Helper Services:
receiving help with home tasks that are more difficult for seniors is often crucial to allowing seniors to continue to live in their home. Plus, our home helper services free up time for family caregivers to spend more quality time with their loved one. Home Helper services include cleaning, laundry, shipping, running errands and helping however we can.
Personal Care Services:
having an outside caregiver help with personal care such as bathing, dressing and mobility helps preserve important family relationships and preserves the dignity of the senior. Our trained CAREGivers treat each senior with the utmost of respect in all personal care matters.
our CAREGivers can fill in for family caregivers to allow them to find time for their own lives and family, go on vacation or just take time to replenish your physical, emotional and spiritual needs.
our CAREGivers are specially trained in our award-winning Alzheimer’s Care program and can work with seniors and provide the assistance and encouragement to help them cope with the challenges of Alzheimer’s.
We make it easy to get started with a complimentary initial consultation. We can get to know each other, we’ll listen carefully to your needs and concerns, we can share the experience of hundreds of other families with whom we’ve worked, and we’ll make recommendations for service.