What is At-Home Care Assistance and How Can It Help Seniors in Edgewater, MD and Surrounding Areas?

At-home care assistance has many moving parts, making it difficult to understand. Visiting Angels can help you find the right caregiver for your senior loved one in Edgewater, Crofton and Bowie, MD.

Caring for an elderly loved one at home is rewarding but taxing, especially if you do not have any experience in providing senior care. This is the reason why it is so crucial for your loved one to receive professional at-home care assistance. These services can help your loved one with day-to-day activities at home so that they still retain independence in the place where they feel secure and comfortable. At Visiting Angels Edgewater, our caregivers are here to help seniors out with tasks that have become too challenging due to age-related difficulties so our clients can live out their golden years in the home they've lived in for years.

Before Hiring a Professional Caregiver, Ask Questions

Finding a caregiver presents several challenges. Because not everyone has everyday experience in hiring caregivers, finding the right one takes a lot of consideration. Another challenge is that some people find the idea of letting a stranger take care of their loved one preposterous. Yes, many people consider caregivers as strangers.

At Visiting Angels Edgewater, we help you find the right caregiver. We understand this fear and encourage you to ask questions. Some concerns you might raise about our at-home care assistance services include how our caregivers allow independence to clients yet still ensure their safety, how our caregivers handle different types of clients and provide care while maintaining respect to clients as the owner of the house. It is normal to ask questions. In fact, we encourage you to do so. That way, you will be able to understand what this particular service is all about.

Types of At-Home Care Assistance We Provide in Edgewater and Surrounding Communities

It is crucial for families to research the care services that agencies provide. As one of the key players in the industry, Visiting Angels has been around for a long time. Because of our experience, we have handled different clients thus we have dealt with different schedules, situations, personalities and needs.

At Visiting Angels Edgewater, our services include personalized care programs, consultation of scheduling, coordinating with caregivers, changes to the care plan, scheduling of home visits, and many others. We also respond to emergency situations so that you can have 24/7 access to caregivers in case you need their services.

We offer many services to help seniors stay safe and comfortable at home, including:

  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Light housekeeping
  • Assistance with personal hygiene like bathing, dressing and grooming
  • Medication reminders
  • Mobility assistance
  • Transportation
  • Companionship
  • And more

Contact our Edgewater, MD office today at 410-956-7771 so that we can match you with the right caregiver.

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