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Finding a Home Care Agency in Decatur

When an elderly parent or family member is in need of assistance at home, there are many things to consider. You want a provider with experience caring for seniors at home, and a caregiver who will treat your loved one with compassion and respect. Visiting Angels® Atlanta GA is a great resource for families who are looking for a home care agency in the Decatur area. 

If you are trying to find the best home care agency for your Decatur-area loved one please consider:  

caregiver from home care agency in Decatur standing with elderly woman
  • Is this home care agency well established in the Decatur area?
  • What range of home care services is this agency able to provide?
  • Is customized care available through this agency?
  • Does this home care agency employ their own caregivers from the Decatur area?
  • Will my loved one be able to provide input for creating their care plan?
  • Can we make changes to our care plan if the need arises?
  • Are there any time or day restrictions or minimums for care?
  • Is this agency licensed, bonded, and insured?

Consider Your Loved One's Home Care Needs

Another important aspect of finding a compatible home care agency in the Decatur area is to consider your loved one's specific needs. Some of the questions to consider are:

  • What are my loved one's physical and emotional needs?
  • Has my loved one been diagnosed with Alzheimer's or dementia?
  • Will my loved one need assistance with transportation?
  • Is my family member going to require aid for limited mobility?
  • What days and times would my loved one like to receive care?
  • Will my loved one need help following a doctor ordered meal plan?

At Visiting Angels Atlanta, we are proud to be a trusted resource for families in the Decatur area. We encourage you to call our office to learn more about our services and how our home care agency can help your loved one continue to live safely at home. Continued independence is important for many seniors, we can help your loved one continue to enjoy their home and regular activities.

If you have a loved one in the Decatur area who is looking for a respected home care agency call Visiting Angels Atlanta at (404) 358-5877. We are happy to answer your questions and schedule a free consultation to help you get started. 

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