Visiting Angels Newport News: What is Home Care?

Provider of home care in Newport News with elderly patient

If you’re looking into care services for a loved one in need of living assistance, you may be wondering what exactly home care means. At Visiting Angels® Newport News, our helpful team is here to answer your questions and help you understand how our services work. As experts in the senior care industry, we’re prepared to guide you through the many decisions that come with assisting a loved one as they age in place. Our services are available throughout the Newport News area, including Hampton, Williamsburg, Poquoson, Yorktown, and neighboring communities. When you choose us as your loved one’s senior care provider, you can finally have peace of mind that they are in safe hands.

Getting Familiar with Home Care in Newport News

At Visiting Angels Newport News, we know that it may take some time to get used to the idea of allowing someone into your home or the home of a loved one. You may also be struggling with uncertainties about balancing your loved one’s independence while keeping them safe. Or, you could wonder how a caregiver can offer comprehensive care while respecting the care recipient’s personal space. And of course, there is the question of personality matches.

These are all normal concerns, and we’re here to walk you through this new process that you’ll be going through with your loved one. We’ve dealt with a wide range of situations, senior care needs, scheduling requests, and personalities, and you can count on us to make your loved one’s transition to working with a senior care provider a smooth one.

While most families have time to plan their home care requests and research a variety of options in Newport News, there are also situations in which you may need a last-minute care solution after an unexpected event. Visiting Angels Newport News is able to provide a quick response to families who require hospital assistance, help with major transitions and relocations, or care following a sudden discharge from a medical facility or rehabilitation center.

Here’s how we’ll help you get familiar with home care in Newport News:

  • Discussing scheduling, costs, and specific care needs.
  • Arranging a free at-home visit.
  • Designing a personalized senior care plan for your loved one.
  • Adjusting the care plan as needed while providing ongoing monitoring and communication.

Get started with a free home care consultation today. Just contact Visiting Angels Newport News, and we’ll set up a visit at your loved one’s home in Newport News, Hampton, Williamsburg, Poquoson, Yorktown, or a nearby town.

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.