In Home Care in Birmingham: Helping When Family Isn't Nearby
If you need to arrange in home care for a loved one in the Birmingham, AL, area but you live long distance, finding the right care can feel overwhelming. Scheduling appointments, meeting with care providers, and choosing a caregiver can quickly become logistically challenging.
At Visiting Angels® Birmingham, we have assisted families from across the country provide quality in home care for their loved ones. We understand the hurdles families face when arranging long distance care.
Living far from loved ones is common these days and can make it hard for families to assist their loved ones when they need help. The upside is that new technology has led to creative new ways for families to keep in touch and lend a hand, even when they can’t be there in person.
Here are three ways to help a loved one in Birmingham, even if you live miles away:
Video chatting - Services such as FaceTime and Skype make it easier to gage how a loved one is doing, both physically and emotionally. Video chatting is also a great way to include a loved one in special events, such as baby’s first steps or celebrating a birthday.
Shop Online - If your loved one has difficulty getting out to the store, you can shop online and have groceries delivered right to their door with services such as Amazon Prime and Peapod.
Add a caregiver - A professional caregiver from Visiting Angels Birmingham can assist with physical needs and provide companionship when distance prevents you from being there when you're needed.
About In Home Care From Visiting Angels Birmingham
At Visiting Angels Birmingham, we make it easy to start in home care for a loved one, even from a distance. Call our office today, we can answer questions, learn about your loved one’s needs, and discuss the logistics of care over the phone. From there, we’ll arrange a time to visit your loved one and create a customized care plan around their needs and schedule with no obligation to begin care.
In home care from Visiting Angels Birmingham covers a wide range of customizable services, including light housekeeping, mobility assistance, and help with personal hygiene. We also provide care for seniors coping with dementia and Alzheimer’s plus respite care for family caregivers.
Our professional caregivers are compassionate, loyal, and available on an hourly basis whenever your loved one needs care, and in case of emergency, clients and their families can call our after-hours number for a response with 15 minutes.
Ready to learn more about in home care from Visiting Angels Birmingham? Call our office today at (205) 719-1996 to schedule a no-cost consultation. Our care is available to seniors in the Birmingham Metro Area, including Trussville, Pell City, Gardendale, Alabaster, and the surrounding communities.