Visiting Angels Lexington: What is Home Care?

If you have an elderly parent, you may have heard the term "home care" in passing. But what exactly does it entail? Home care from Visiting Angels® Lexington KY refers to essential personal services that are provided to seniors and the disabled at home. The purpose of our care is to help seniors remain independent and to improve their quality of life. If your loved one needs assistance in order to live comfortably at home, our services can help.

Home care from Visiting Angels Lexington encompasses a variety of senior care options. Our agency has provides specialized aid for dementia, Alzheimer's, and limited mobility, as well as social care, elderly companion care, transitional care, respite, private duty care, end of life care, and more. No matter which type of assistance your loved one requires, they will gain joyful companionship to help reduce their risk of isolation.

How Our Home Care in Lexington Helps Local Seniors

Seniors throughout Lexington are able to receive customized home care from our agency. We know your loved one is not likely to have the exact same needs as anyone else, and we believe their care should address their unique needs. If your family member has special care concerns due to the effects of limited mobility, stroke, diabetes, Alzheimer's, multiple sclerosis, arthritis, dementia, Parkinson's, congestive heart failure, or other ailment, our essential personal services can accommodate their needs.

Many seniors find the following services helpful:

  • Aid with transportation to appointments
  • Providing meaningful companionship
  • Assistance running errands and shopping
  • Help with walking and fall prevention 
  • Offering reminders to take medications
  • Dignified bathing and dressing assistance
  • Help with personal hygiene and grooming
  • Planning and preparing nutritious meals
  • Going for walks and other light exercise 

Getting Started with Our Services at Visiting Angels Lexington

Once you have decided to get started with home care services from Visiting Angels Lexington, you can book a free consultation for your loved one. We perform in-home consultations for seniors throughout Fayette County. Your loved one can choose a time for our care coordinator to come to their home and talk about options. We will be happy to answer questions and provide your loved one with reassurance. We will also plan a care schedule to suit your needs and budget.

If your elderly mother or father needs help to remain independent, call Visiting Angels Lexington today and ask about our essential personal home care services.

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.