Home Care Options for Seniors with Parkinson's Disease in McKinney, Allen, Frisco, Prosper and Throughout Collin County, TX
Visiting Angels McKinney offers various home care options to seniors with Parkinson’s in Collin County, including McKinney, Allen, Prosper, Frisco and surrounding areas
Parkinson’s disease is a disorder that affects movement and since there is no cure, it gradually progresses until even the simplest daily tasks become a challenge. Although living with Parkinson’s is not easy, thanks to available in-home Parkinson’s care options, many seniors are able to continue living healthy, productive lives. If your loved one suffers from this disease, they will need high levels of care, provided by either a family caregiver or home care professionals.
At Visiting Angels McKinney, we provide in-home senior care services designed to help aging adults continue living independently at home, regardless of their condition. If your parent is diagnosed with Parkinson’s, our caregivers can tend to their specific needs in different stages of their condition. By working with us, you will give your parent the opportunity to live safely at home as they age.
How Can Home Care Options from Visiting Angels McKinney Help My Loved One?
As your loved one’s disease progresses, even the tasks they’ve performed over a thousand times will become a challenge. Since Parkinson’s affects mobility and balance, your loved one will be at risk of falling as well. However, with our senior care services, your loved one will be able to continue living safely in the comfort of their home, despite their condition.
Our caregivers are trained to provide care for seniors with Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and other cognitive-related illnesses, so rest assured that your parent will be in capable hands.
Our home care options include assistance with:
- Transferring, positioning and getting from room to room
- Taking a bath
- Getting dressed
- Toileting and incontinence are
- Transportation to therapies and doctors’ appointments
- Planning and preparing meals
- Feeding assistance
- Light housekeeping, including sweeping, washing dishes and doing laundry
- Running errands
- And more
At Visiting Angels McKinney, we understand that seniors with Parkinson’s have evolving needs, which is why we offer flexible care plans that can be adjusted and upgraded at any time. This way the level of care your loved one needs will be the level of care they get.
If you are interested in knowing more about our home care options and how we help seniors manage symptoms of Parkinson's disease, please don’t hesitate to contact our McKinney, TX office today!
Serving McKinney, Allen, Frisco, Prosper and Communities in Collin County, Texas
Visiting Angels MCKINNEY, TEXAS4500 Eldorado Pkwy #1500
McKinney, TX 75070
Symptoms of Parkinson’s
Although the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease are very subtle in the beginning, they get worse over time. As the disease progresses, your parent’s mobility and mental functioning will be affected.
Eventually, your loved one will experience:
- Frequent, recurring tremors
- Decline in mobility
- Balance issues
- Sleeping disorders
- Lack of comprehension
Some seniors with advanced Parkinson’s develop dementia, which leads to frightening hallucinations.