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Alzheimer's Care in Corpus Christi: When is it Time?

provider of Alzheimer's care in Corpus Christi with elderly patient

For family members of those with Alzheimer's disease, the care and safety of their diagnosed loved one is a top priority. Families often wonder at what point they should look for professional aid for their loved one. The answer varies depending on the progression of your loved one's disorder and their current symptoms. It is best to go with your instincts. If you feel unsettled in regards to your loved one's safety or comfort, it is never too early to hire a professional caregiver. Visiting Angels® Corpus Christi TX offers Alzheimer's care to families throughout the Coastal Bend area.

Signs Your Loved One in Corpus Christi May Be Ready for Alzheimer's Care

As your mother or father's disorder progresses, you will notice symptoms of cognitive decline. While they may vary from person to person, there are some general symptoms which are more common. The following symptoms could be a sign your loved one is ready for Alzheimer's care from Visiting Angels Corpus Christi:

  • If your loved one is prone to falls due to limited mobility or muscle weakness
  • Your loved one has trouble recognizing familiar places which can lead to wandering
  • Improper use of medications such as repeating doses or forgetting to take them
  • There is no family or support system nearby to help care for your loved one
  • You have noticed your loved one losing weight or has unexplained injuries
  • The family caregivers who assist your loved one are feeling overwhelmed & fatigued

How Alzheimer's Care from Visiting Angels Corpus Christi Can Help

When your loved one receives Alzheimer's care from Visiting Angels Corpus Christi, they will have access to personalized services. Our care is customized to meet the current needs of seniors with memory related illness, and to grow alongside them as the disorder progresses. We can bring your family peace of mind and take the strain off family caregivers.

Some of the customized services we can provide to your loved one include:

  • Reminding your loved one to take medications
  • Helping with fall prevention and walking
  • Preparing dietary conscious meals and snacks
  • Providing dignified aid with dressing & bathing
  • Performing light housekeeping tasks like laundry
  • Assisting with transportation to appointments
  • Providing joyful companionship & conversation
  • Helping with wandering prevention and safety

Contact Visiting Angels Corpus Christi today to learn more about our Alzheimer's care and to schedule a free in-home consultation for your loved one.

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