Alzheimer's & Dementia Care in Iowa City, IA
Alzheimer’s Home Care Services in Iowa City, IA
Having a strong understanding of the various stages of Alzheimer’s disease is necessary to provide the highest quality Alzheimer’s care possible. Since the disease gradually progresses over time, there are many nuances that a caregiver must pay attention to. As cognitive functions, that we take for granted on a daily basis, begin to decline this is where members of the family can get a bit overwhelmed. The many facets of Alzheimer’s caregiving in Iowa City may require the need for a trusted and qualified caregiver to best guide you and your loved one through a difficult time. Home Instead has been providing such care since 1994 and would love to help you and your family.
A Broad Range of Dementia Care Services in Iowa City
Trying to set aside your emotions can be very difficult when you are dealing with a loved one with dementia. You have many fond memories of the person that they were prior to being diagnosed so it is hard to cope when dementia begins to set in and their personality gradually changes and often fluctuates without warning. The important thing to remember is that regardless of the changes in behavior, dementia care still has its merits. When you do find a qualified dementia caregiver in Iowa City, IA, the experience of giving back and feeling needed can be a great opportunity to boost one’s strengths.
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, shopping, 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.
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. Please call us today at (319) 358-2340. We look forward to meeting you soon.