Dementia Care in Edgewater

If your loved one has recently been diagnosed with dementia, you are likely to have many questions running through your mind. Who will care for my loved one? Will my family member be able to continue living at home? How will I know if my loved one is safe when I'm not there? When is a good time to get started with dementia care? Can I afford a professional aid for my loved one? These are common questions and some which Visiting Angels® Edgewater MD can help answer. Our at home care agency provides non-medical dementia care to seniors in the comfort of their own homes.

Families often assume when a loved one receives a diagnosis of dementia that they must move to institutionalized care. However, this is not always the case. At Visiting Angels Edgewater, we can supply your loved one with assistance at home. We can help keep your loved one safe and comfortable when you aren't there.

It is never too early after diagnosis to start at home dementia care services. If newly diagnosed, your family member can begin to form a relationship with their caregiver which will be beneficial down the road. The dementia care services from Visiting Angels Edgewater are offered at an affordable hourly rate so you can choose the frequency of care that fits into your family's budget.

Dementia Care Consults for Edgewater Families

Because there is much to consider when getting started with dementia care, Visiting Angels Edgewater offers free in-home consultations. Dementia care professionals can meet with you and your loved one in their home to discuss your care needs. We can go over your family member's scheduling requirements, physical and emotional needs, and goals for care. We will also discuss what your loved one is looking for in a caregiver so we can match them with one of our memory care professionals whose personality will be a good fit.

Dementia care from Visiting Angels Edgewater is tailored to the specific needs of your loved one. We can help with a wide variety of tasks including:

  • Preparing meals
  • Helping with housekeeping tasks
  • Providing medication reminders
  • Help with wandering prevention
  • Walking assistance
  • Transportation to appointments, therapies and activities

Because our dementia care is flexible, Visiting Angels Edgewater can provide care that will grow and change with your loved one throughout the course of their illness. If additional care or an increase in care hours is needed, we can make accommodations to meet your needs.

To learn more about our non-medical dementia care, call Visiting Angels Edgewater today. We can schedule your loved one's free consultation to help you get started. 

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