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How Our Caregivers Can Help Your Loved One with Meal Preparation

At Visiting Angels, our caregivers provide assistance with meal planning and preparation for seniors in Jenkintown, Ambler, Abington, Philadelphia and surrounding communities in Eastern Montgomery County, PA

Having an elderly loved one that's living on their own can be worrisome for many reasons, one of which being their ability to feed themselves regularly. A lot of seniors living alone find meal preparation and planning to be a difficult task to accomplish. And that usually is a result of factors like lack of mobility or their medication negatively affecting their appetite. Chronic illnesses are also a common factor that prohibits many seniors from regularly preparing their own meals. This is why having the right nutritional intake is of crucial importance for elders in order for them to continue maintaining a good quality of life. But what if you can’t always be there for your loved one?

That's why at Visiting Angels Jenkintown, our professional caregivers can help with the burden of planning and preparing meals for your senior loved one. Whether they need help with preparing meals, cooking meals, or simply getting to the grocery store regularly, we are here to provide that exact kind of support. They are there every step of the way and ensure that your senior loved one can continue living the independent life at home that they have grown to love.

What Meal Preparation from Professional Caregivers Includes

At Visiting Angels, we provide the kind of companion care assistance that every senior can benefit from. Whether it's help with regular feeding times or ensuring that the right nutritional intake is happening daily, they are there to give you that peace of mind knowing that your senior loved one's health is being looked after. We can also help formulate a specific care plan that fits your senior's exact needs so that they are getting the right amount of companion care and service that they need.

Does your senior loved one often struggle with preparing their own meals? Many seniors have these exact issues because of mobility issues and illnesses like Alzheimer's can make a regular routine hard to do on their own. Our caregivers can provide the daily assistance they need to ensure that their diets are being followed and that they can manage daily nutritional needs.

Does your loved one have trouble with eating as well? Visiting Angels can make sure that their meals are being eaten and that they are being properly hydrated daily.

To learn more about Visiting Angels helps elderly adults in Jenkintown, Abington, Ambler, Huntingdon Valley, Lafayette Hill, Horsham, Lower Gwynedd, and throughout Eastern Montgomery County, PA, call Visiting Angels Jenkintown today at (215) 938-7201.

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