What is In-Home Care and How Can It Help Seniors in and Around Benton, AR?
Professional in-home care allows seniors in Alexander, Benton, Bryant, Mabelvale, and surrounding Arkansas communities to age in place in their own homes while professional caregivers assist them with everyday duties that will enable them to keep the freedom they want.
In-home care from Visiting Angels of Benton offers older adults company and support with everyday duties at home. Unlike "home health care," you do not need a referral from a healthcare provider for this service. Services might range from a few hours to 24 hours a day.
When Should You Seek In-Home Care?
You may be the lone caregiver for a family member and have debated whether to seek professional senior care. While a nursing home or retirement home may seem like a sensible solution, the emotional devastation that a senior experiences while leaving their beloved home may be overwhelming for everyone involved.
Choosing in-home care is a challenging and stressful decision that includes many variables, such as logistics, emotions, and whether the costs are reasonable. The initial step should be to seek expertise and assistance from a credible source.
Why Choose Visiting Angels of Benton?
We've been providing professional in-home care in Benton and surrounding areas for many years at Visiting Angels, and we have the knowledge to assist and guide you through the decision-making process. We provide a free in-home assessment to establish the appropriate care for your loved one and match them with a caregiver whose personality, talents, and expertise are most suited to them.
A home caregiver from Visiting Angels of Benton can provide the following services:
- Reminders to take medications
- Social care
- Help with running errands
- Help with bathing and getting dressed
- Meal planning and preparation
- Light housekeeping
- And more
We realize how tough it is to let someone come into your house or a family member's home. Visiting Angels' caring and trained caregivers have been in hundreds of homes and have dealt with various circumstances, schedules, personalities, and needs.
Needs for Emergency In-Home Care
While most in-home senior care requests are scheduled, emergencies or unforeseen events may arise, leading you to seek help sooner than intended. Visiting Angels of Benton can immediately react to families in need of care due to an emergency or a late-day release from a medical institution such as a hospital or rehabilitation center.
We can respond to requests for in-hospital help, bedside care at an assisted living facility, or someone being released from the hospital or rehabilitation. We can also help with essential transitions, such as moving from assisted living to a family member's home or moving into a family member's home as part of a move.
We can assist you by:
- Consulting with you about the schedule, fees, and care
- Making arrangements for a home visit
- Making a customized care plan
- Monitoring and consistent communication are used to adjust the care plan or routines as required.
If you'd like to learn more about in-home care and how our caregivers can help your loved one, please contact Visiting Angels of Benton today.
Serving Alexander, Benton, Bryant, Mabelvale and Surrounding Areas
Visiting Angels BENTON, AR17724 Interstate 30 Suite 4 Office 14
Benton, AR 72019