Visiting Angels Lake Lanier: What is Home Care?

provider of home care in Cumming sitting with elderly patient

The decision to help a loved one be able to stay in their Cumming-area home is a complex one and should not be done alone. Let Visiting Angels® Lake Lanier help to ease your mind and lighten the burden of making the decision when choosing a home care provider for your loved one. Visiting Angels Lake Lanier provides essential personal care for your loved one through a variety of services designed especially to assist them in performing the activities of daily living so they can remain in their home longer.

We understand that Mom or Dad may not feel comfortable with someone new in their home. Our caregivers are bonded, insured, and carefully vetted to ensure your loved one will be matched with someone they like, with the compassion and skills they need. In fact, during your free in-home care consultation we make time to answer all of your questions and take into consideration your loved one's personality, lifestyle, and routines before recommending a caregiver.

Compassionate In-Home Care Services in Cumming

The safety and well-being of your loved one is taken care of by a compassionate, caring, and dedicated caregiver. Your loved one's caregiver can assist them with essential personal activities such as eating, maintaining personal hygiene, and basic mobility. Some of the services our home care plan can provide to seniors in the Cumming are:

  • Meals - Planning and preparation of meals to make sure your loved one is eating on a regular basis
  • Mobility - Assistance with walking and transferring in and out of chairs
  • Hygiene - Dressing, grooming, and dignified bathing assistance
  • Light housekeeping - Household chores such as vacuuming or folding laundry
  • Flexible hours - Hourly, part and full time, weekends, holidays
  • Respite - Time off for you and your support network
  • Transportation - Making arrangements for transportation to appointments or social events

At Visiting Angels Lake Lanier, we recognize your loved one's needs are unique. These are just a few of the services we offer that can be personalized to fit your needs. Perhaps Mom or Dad likes go to breakfast once a week, our caregivers are flexible and can make breakfast on the other days they need help, or can help them make transportation arrangements when they want to go out. Our services can help provide you with the break you need to take care of what you need to, and your loved one can enjoy freedom and independence while continuing to live at home.

Cumming's Home Care Experts

Visiting Angels Lake Lanier is a local home care agency in Cumming that proudly serves the communities and families of Braselton, Gainesville, and Dawsonville. Since we're local, so are our caregivers, which means we can respond at a moment's notice to your needs such as an unforeseen emergency that requires a caregiver's companionship, earlier than anticipated medical discharge, or transportation to an appointment. We can be there for your loved one in Cumming when you can't be.

Care is Just a Call Away

From our flexible scheduling to our customized care plans, you're the one in charge. Give Visiting Angels Lake Lanier a call to book your free, in-home, no obligation home care consultation. Find out why families in the Cumming community and the surrounding areas of Braselton, Gainesville, and Dawsonville choose and trust us for their loved one's home care needs. Make the call today!


Each Visiting Angels agency is a franchise that is independently owned and operated. The Franchisor, Living Assistance Services Inc., does not control or manage the day to day business operations of any Visiting Angels franchised agency.