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Person-Centered Alzheimer’s & Dementia Home Care

Let Home Instead® be your haven for compassionate, experienced support along your journey with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia. Our team will help you create a personalized care plan that delivers the stability and support you need.

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Home Instead’s Unique Approach to Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care

With the help of doctors and other experts on aging, we've created and continue to refine evidence-informed programs for Alzheimer's and Dementia home care. Using a person-centered care approach backed by research that supports the care goals to: 

  • Preserve dignity
  • Honor the senior's life before dementia
  • Ease dementia related symptoms
  • Enhance safety in the home environment

 

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How Person-Centered Care Works

Person-centered care starts with a thorough assessment of your loved one's current physical, emotional, and cognitive status. Then your local office will work with you to create a personalized care plan that can deliver stability, support and quality of life through:

  • Genuine relationship building
  • Learning the person's life history
  • Positive reinforcement and encouragement
  • Engagement in meaningful activities
  • Establishing a stable routine
  • Regular showers or baths
  • Nutritious meals
  • Clean, safe home environment
  • Assistance in connecting socially with others
  • Transportation

 

Home Instead Caregivers gets training in classroom setting at the office.

Specially Trained Care Pros

Care Pros may receive special training using the Home Instead network's one-of-a-kind protocol. Person-Centered Care Training for Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias by Home Instead is recognized by the *Alzheimer’s Association® for incorporating the evidenced-based Dementia Care Practice Recommendations in the following topic areas:

  • Alzheimer’s and dementia
  • Person-centered care
  • Assessment and care planning
  • Activities of daily living
  • Behaviors and communication

Home Instead continually works to refine, improve and enhance Care Pro training to provide leading-edge care to individuals with cognitive conditions.Home-Instead-CAREGiver-and-senior-smiling-talking-watering-plants.jpg

Support for Families: Free Dementia Home Care Grants

We understand the hardship Alzheimer’s and dementia caregiving places on families. And we’re here to help ease it. Home Instead, Inc. has partnered with HFC® to fund free in-home care to American and Canadian families struggling with care costs. Learn more and see if you qualify for a Dementia Home Care Grant.

*The Alzheimer’s Association statement of recognition is not an endorsement of the professional training or evaluation of the care provided by the organization. The statement is valid for two years from the date of issue.

Contact Us (601) 261-2114
When you need in-home care services, look to Home Instead to deliver the excellence and compassion you deserve. Learn more about the experienced in-home care​ we deliver.
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