Visiting Angels Northwest Ohio: What is Home Care?

Provider of home care in Defiance hugging elderly patient

When an aging loved one begins to need a helping hand to live safely at home, it’s natural for families to have several concerns. You may be wondering what home care is and how it can help your loved one in the Defiance, OH area. You may be concerned about inviting a caregiver into your loved one’s home, and you may be worried about how your loved one will maintain their independence while working with a caregiver.

Know you are not alone. At Visiting Angels® Northwest Ohio, we understand that setting up home care for a loved one in the Defiance area can be overwhelming and emotional, but we’re here to make the process easy and understandable.

Supportive Home Care in Defiance

When you call Visiting Angels Northwest Ohio, you’ll find a passionate team of caregivers ready to answer all your questions and address all your concerns. While we have helped countless families in Defiance, Napoleon, and the surrounding areas arrange home care for their loved ones, we understand this is a new process for you. We’ll take the time to learn about your loved one’s needs, personality, preferences, and schedule, and work with you to determine how our services can best help your loved one thrive.

We’ll help you and your loved one by:

  • Speaking with you about needs, scheduling, and budget concerns.
  • Scheduling a no-cost in-home consultation.
  • Working with you to create a care plan personalized to your loved one’s needs.
  • Arranging a caregiver meeting.
  • Consistently monitoring your loved one and keeping open lines of communication to adjust our services as needed.

Home Care in Defiance When You Need It

At Visiting Angels Northwest Ohio, our personalized approach to care makes it easy for seniors in the Defiance area to get home care that’s right for them. We can provide care in your loved one’s home, in a hospital, or in a nursing home. We can also be there to assist with transitions such as home from a hospital or into a family member’s home from a nursing home. Our caregivers are dedicated to going the extra mile to meet our clients’ needs, and can quickly respond to seniors who need immediate care due to an emergency or late-day discharge from a medical facility.

Call Visiting Angels Northwest Ohio today to gain peace of mind and a partner in home care for your loved one in the Defiance area.


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