In-Home Respite Care for Seniors in Bethesda, MD and Surrounding Areas
Caring for a sick or aging loved one is a wonderful way to show your love for them. However, there may be challenges to providing care, especially as their needs advance beyond your abilities. Caregiving can take its toll on anyone and there is no shame in admitting you could use some help.
Visiting Angels of Bethesda provides respite care to elderly and disabled adults in Bethesda, Aspen Hill, Silver Spring, Laurel and throughout Montgomery County, MD. Our goal is to help family caregivers find balance while ensuring loved ones receive the care they need.
"Mary is wonderful. She has a way with Ken in the best way. She jokes with him and makes it easy on me to care for him. she even knows some of the same people so that helps."
What is Respite Care?
Respite care, also known as interim or part-time care, includes all the essential home care services provided by Visiting Angels of Bethesda but on an as-needed schedule. This service is often a good fit for family caregiver with careers, children or their own health concerns as part-time caregiving assistance allows them to rest, recharge and focus on other matters.
How Visiting Angels of Bethesda Can Help
Visiting Angels of Bethesda doesn’t believe that senior care is a “one size fits all” service. We customize each care plan so that the needs and preferences of each client is met. Our caregivers encourage seniors to keep up with their usual schedule and are happy to take trips to the store, beauty salon or library. Our home care services promote independence, safety and overall wellness – all in the comfort of home.
Through our respite care services, we can assist with personal care tasks, such as:
- Bathing, grooming and getting dressed
- Getting ready for the day
- Meal planning and preparation
- Light housekeeping
- Toileting and incontinence care
- Mobility assistance
- Running errands
- Medication reminders
- And more
We can provide care whenever your unique situation calls for it most. Our compassionate caregivers can visit your loved ones for a few hours, days, or weeks depending on their needs. Respite care is often a good way for seniors to get comfortable with the idea of having a caregiver in their home – which can be especially beneficial for seniors with dementia or chronic illness who will eventually need consistent, long-term care.
If you’d like to learn more about our respite care services or to schedule a free, no-commitment consultation, please contact our Bethesda, MD office today!
Serving Montgomery County, MD, including Bethesda, Silver Spring, Aspen Hill, Colesville and Laurel
Visiting Angels BETHESDA, MD4803 St. Elmo Ave 2nd Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814