Short-Term Respite Care for Elderly Adults in Eldersburg, MD
As an aging parent or another family member begins to need some daily living assistance, it is natural for family members to assume the role of caregiver. You may be helping a loved one get to doctor's appointments, picking up their medications and groceries, and doing laundry or housekeeping. As much as you would like to provide the type of daily care your loved one needs, this may not be realistic.
Managing your career, personal life, home responsibilities and your loved one's care can become overwhelming. This is where short-term respite care for elderly adults from Visiting Angels Eldersburg can help.
Benefits of Short-Term Respite Care for Elderly Adults in the Eldersburg Area
Short-term respite care for elderly adults from Visiting Angels Eldersburg is available to all our senior clients and their families in Eldersburg, Westminster, Baltimore, Columbia, Ellicott City, Randallstown and throughout Howard and Carroll Counties in Maryland. This type of in-home care is ideal for seniors who are still mostly independent but could benefit from part-time assistance. Respite care can include companionship, meal preparation, light housekeeping, medication reminders or help with running errands.
Our options for short-term respite care for elderly adults are also useful for seniors with more advanced care needs. Often, family caregivers want to provide care for their loved ones but are unqualified or unable to help. For tasks like bathing, grooming, toileting and incontinence care, transferring and positioning, it is best to bring in a professional caregiver. Our senior care providers can come in each morning to help your loved one bathe, get dressed, fed and ready for the day. This allows family members to focus on their time spent with loved ones, not worrying about their loved one's safety or physical comfort.
Visiting Angels Eldersburg is available to provide in-home care whenever your loved one needs it most, including day, night, overnight, weekend and holiday shifts. If you frequently travel for work or have other scheduled responsibilities, we can plan ahead to ensure caregivers are available when you need them.
Short-term respite care for elderly adults from Visiting Angels allows your senior loved one to get comfortable with their caregiver. This can be a great option for seniors with chronic or cognitive diseases. While they are well enough, your loved one will come to trust and confide in their caregiver. This will make more intimate personal care and long-term care an easy transition as their needs advance.
Get Started with Short-Term Respite Care for Elderly Adults
If you're interested in learning more about short-term respite care for elderly adults, please contact Visiting Angels Eldersburg today. We will start by asking you basic questions about your loved one's needs. We can complete a free in-home care assessment and develop a personalized plan of care. We will build a care schedule and assign a compatible caregiver to your loved one - a person who is not only qualified to meet their needs, but also matches their personality and preferences.
Please give our Eldersburg, MD office a call today at 410-549-8002 - we're happy to help!
Serving Eldersburg, Westminster, Baltimore, Columbia, Ellicott City, Randallstown and Surrounding Areas in Carroll and Howard Counties in Maryland
Visiting Angels ELDERSBURG, MD6505 Ridenour Way E #1B
Eldersburg, MD 21784
"A Visiting Angel has been assisting my wife and I for nearly four years and we could not be more pleased with her. Not only is she competent, punctual and conscientious in her work, she has become a friend, sharing family photos, wedding pictures and Facebook posts. We are equally appreciative of the Visiting Angels support staff. In a world where it often seems like customer service is nonexistent, the Angels care coordinators are consistently responsive, cheerful and helpful."
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