Our Senior Care Services Help Families in Greater Fort Smith, AR
Are you the adult child of an older parent? Are you a family member's main caregiver? Have you ever felt stressed out with juggling caregiving responsibilities and other priorities in your life, such as your family, your career, or your own well-being? Visiting Angels® Fort Smith is there to help when you need a hand assisting a loved one in maintaining their independence. Our in-home senior care services help seniors get the support they need to age in place in their own homes while giving family caregivers peace of mind.
Visiting Angels Fort Smith is a trusted resource for many families in Fort Smith, Greenwood, Alma, Van Buren, and throughout the greater River Valley area of Arkansas. With the help of our caregivers, seniors may get individualized, one-on-one support with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs).
How Do Seniors in Fort Smith and Nearby Areas Benefit from Home Care?
More and more seniors in the River Valley area are starting to prefer aging in place rather than relocating to assisted living facilities and nursing homes because they're able to follow their own routine and go at their own pace. Furthermore, aging in place allows seniors to remain in the home where they've built warm, happy memories with loved ones over the years.
However, age-related mobility and cognitive issues can make independent living difficult. Your loved one may be fine living on their own currently, but over time, they may forget to turn the stove off, have trouble folding laundry because it hurts their wrists, or not be able to drive themselves because they struggle with clearly seeing other vehicles on the road. In circumstances like these, family members often step up and assume caregiving responsibilities. But it can be difficult for family caregivers to focus on other priorities in their life when caring for an elderly loved one. This is especially true for families who live outside the River Valley area and may not always be able to assist their loved ones.
Professional in-home senior care services can help older adults who are aging in place remain safe and comfortable by providing assistance with ADLs and a caring presence to keep an eye on seniors to ensure their well-being. Hiring a caregiver can also give families peace of mind knowing someone will always be there. At Visiting Angels Fort Smith, our goal has always been to help seniors remain independent and provide the support they need to live out their golden years in the comfort of home for as long as they wish.
What Senior Care Services Does Visiting Angels Fort Smith Offer?
For over 15 years, the caring staff at Visiting Angels Fort Smith has been dedicated to assisting elderly residents of the River Valley Area in maintaining their independence while living in their own homes. We've helped so many seniors maintain their independence and know what it takes to help seniors live our their golden years on their own terms.
Some senior care services frequently provided by Visiting Angels Fort Smith include:
- Medication monitoring and reminders
- Walking assistance and fall prevention
- Light housekeeping such as laundry
- Meal planning and preparation
- Transportation to appointments
- Meaningful companionship
- Help with bathing, dressing, and grooming
- Toileting and incontinence care
- Help with running errands and grocery shopping
In addition, we can provide a loved one with a variety of specialized senior care services through our Life Care Navigation™ program. This program includes a variety of solutions, including care for seniors living with Alzheimer's and dementia, care for seniors seeking comfort while living with a chronic health issue, transitional care for seniors returning home after a hospital stay, support for seniors approaching the end of their life, and so much more.
Get Started with Senior Care Services from Visiting Angels Fort Smith
Contact Visiting Angels Fort Smith to arrange a no-cost in-home consultation for your senior loved one. Our team can help you figure out how our senior care services can make it possible for your loved one to remain independent and age in place without sacrificing their safety or comfort. Our team can make a care plan that fits your loved one's needs by paying close attention to things like what senior care services they need and when they need them.
Contact our Fort Smith, AR, office today to see how our in-home senior care services can help your loved one age in place.
Serving Fort Smith and the Surrounding River Valley Area
Visiting Angels FORT SMITH, AR200 North Greenwood Ave #3
Fort Smith, AR 72901