Dementia Care in Newport News

provider of dementia care in Newport News sitting with elderly patient

A diagnosis of dementia can have a dramatic impact on quality of life. When you have a parent or family member who is diagnosed with a memory disorder, there are often many concerns regarding care and safety of your loved one. Having a knowledgeable support team will be important as you go through the progression of your loved one's disorder. Visiting Angels® Newport News VA offers experienced dementia care to help keep your loved one safe and comfortable at home.

Dementia care from Visiting Angels Newport News is focused on improving the quality of life for seniors who have been diagnosed. We can monitor your loved one and alert you to any concerning changes in behavior. Our knowledgeable caregivers are familiar with the nuances of dementia and the best methods for providing care. We can help alleviate the strain on family caregivers and become a trusted companion for your loved one. 

In Home Dementia Care in Newport News

When a family member is diagnosed with dementia, it is sometimes assumed the only way to keep them safe is to move them to residential memory care. However, a forced move can be traumatic for your loved one and many seniors express a desire to age in place. There are several benefits to receiving care at home versus in a facility. For example, with dementia care from Visiting Angels Newport News your loved will not only be able to stay in their familiar home, they will receive one-on-one care and attention which is centered around their specific needs.

Some care services your loved one may choose to receive from Visiting Angels Newport News include: 

 

  • Wandering prevention
  • Walking assistance
  • Preparing healthy meals
  • Medication reminders
  • Fall prevention
  • Bathing & grooming
  • Dressing & hygiene
  • Transportation
  • Running errands
  • Household organization
  • Light housekeeping

Getting Started with Dementia Care From Visiting Angels Newport News

Because managing a loved one's illness can seem overwhelming, we want to make things as easy for you as possible. To help your loved one get started with care, Visiting Angels Newport News offers a free dementia care consultation. Our team members will come to your loved one's residence to sit down with you and discuss your family's care needs. We can also contact your loved one's physicians to give them a complete picture of our care goals.

Call Visiting Angels Newport News today and ask how our dementia care services can help your loved one.

 

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