FAQs: Home Care for Seniors in Burlington, VT and the Surrounding Area

What does “aging in place” actually mean?

Visiting Angels of Vermont believes that aging in place is the concept of a senior aging in the environment that they are most comfortable with. Most often this environment is their personal residence or a family home. Although, their preferred environment could be an assisted living facility. It depends on the preferences of the client.

What types of home care for seniors does Visiting Angels of Vermont have?

Our in home care includes personal care and companion care services. Our Visiting Angels also help their local clients with daily living activities that make living at home easier. These activities include medication and fluid reminders, light housekeeping, fall prevention, errand running, and bathing assistance.

How easy is it to change the senior care schedule?

It’s very easy. We just ask that you give us a week’s notice; and we will do all that we can to change the schedule to your liking. We want our care schedule to fit your lifestyle as best as it can.

How quickly can home care for seniors start?

Usually, services can start within 24-hours. In some cases, the services can start on the same day.

Can Visiting Angels of Vermont provide services in assisted living facilities?

We sure can. We are happy to help clients live more independently in an assisted living facility. Although, in some states, you are not allowed to hire private help into an assisted living facility. Please check the laws for your area.

How do I get started with Visiting Angels of Vermont?

To get started, call 802-210-1108. A member of the Visiting Angels staff will give you more information and help you schedule a free care assessment. During the consultation, we will chat about the home care for seniors your loved one may benefit from, the services we provide, and the next steps you can take.

Each Visiting Angels agency is a franchise that is independently owned and operated. The Franchisor, Living Assistance Services Inc., does not control or manage the day to day business operations of any Visiting Angels franchised agency.