Dementia Care in Bellingham
When a loved one is diagnosed with a memory related illness, it may seem like your only options are to either care for them yourself, or move them to a residential facility. However, other options are available which can allow your loved one to remain in your familiar home, while taking the pressure off family members. Visiting Angels® Bellingham WA provides experienced dementia care to help seniors age in place.
Dementia care from Visiting Angels Bellingham can provide your loved one with monitoring and assistance with everyday tasks so they can continue to live at home. Our non-medical services are flexible and can be adjusted as your loved one's disorder progresses. Our care is also considered a necessary respite for many family caregivers.
Dementia Care & Home Support in Bellingham
Seniors who receive dementia care at home from Visiting Angels Bellingham benefit in many ways. The ability to remain in comforting surroundings and keep their current routines is invaluable for seniors with memory related illness. Our specialized care also gives seniors one-on-one attention from a caregiver who knows how to manage the ins and outs of dementia. We will customize our services to meet your loved one's unique needs, including any special care needs they may have in addition to dementia, such as diabetes or limited mobility.
Some examples of services we frequently provide to seniors include:
- Safety measures such as fall and wandering prevention
- Providing reminders to take prescription medications
- Going grocery shopping and running other errands
- Playing games and providing joyful companionship
- Doing the dishes and other light housekeeping tasks
- Assistance with walking & light exercise when appropriate
- Respectful aid with dressing, bathing, and grooming
- Accompanying & transporting to doctor appointments
- Preparation and planning of nutritious meals and snacks
Getting Started with Dementia Care at Visiting Angels Bellingham
Getting started with dementia care doesn't have to be stressful for your loved one or yourself. Visiting Angels Bellingham provides complimentary in home consultations for local families. Our administrator will come out to your loved one's residence to talk about your options and put together a customized care plan. At your request, we can speak with your family member's doctors to be sure we understand their specific needs. You can have peace of mind knowing our care is available at any time to keep your loved one safe.
Call Visiting Angels Bellingham today and ask to hear more about our dementia care services.
Serving Whatcom, Skagit, Island, San Juan and Snohomish Counties
Visiting Angels BELLINGHAM, WA4213 Rural Ave
Bellingham, WA 98226