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Respite Care in Portland, ME
Portland's Premier Respite Care Provider
Primary caregivers have many demanding tasks to assist their loved ones with on a daily basis. Whether it’s fulfilling all of their care needs or just being there for their loved one, it’s a lot of responsibilities for just one person. Perhaps the greatest challenge of them all is simply finding the time to provide the necessary care in itself. Whether it’s a full-time or part-time occupation or other important family obligations, most Portland family caregivers have other important responsibilities in their lives they must tend to as well as providing the best care they can for a loved one.
Respite Care Services Help Portland Families
If you are in need of assistance with your caretaking responsibilities, you are a likely candidate for our respite care services. Respite care is our way of referring to the temporary care that can assist both the primary caregiver and the aging family member during that time the caregiver is needed elsewhere. Our clients find it very comforting to know that when they must be absent from their family member that they have an attentive and compassionate professional present to tend to their needs. We are also confident that your family member will appreciate a friendly face that can assist them with any of their individual care needs.
Home Instead Respite Care is There 24/7
The best part of our respite care services in Portland, ME is that we can provide you with the assistance you need any hour of any day. Whether it’s a consistent allotted time weekly or just a one-time service need for a weekend when the caregiver is out of town, our certified staff members, known as Care Pros, are here to help you when you need to be elsewhere. Here are some of the most common senior in-home care services we provide:
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 Care Pros treat each senior with the utmost of respect in all personal care matters.
Our Care Pros 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.