Frequently Asked Questions About Home Care Services from Visiting Angels Richmond

At Visiting Angels, we’re here to answer any questions you or your loved one have about our home care services for seniors in Richmond, VA and surrounding areas

Q. What kind of senior care services do you provide in Richmond and surrounding areas?

A: Visiting Angels Richmond offers a wide selection of in-home care services for seniors in Richmond, VA, including personal care, companion care, and respite care. We can also accommodate special care needs through our social care, palliative care, post-hospital care, and other specialized care programs. Our services can include assistance with a myriad of daily activities, from medication reminders and meal preparation to running errands and transportation.

Q: What does the term "aging in place" mean?

A: Aging in place is a term used to denote a person's ability to remain safely and comfortably at home as they age. At Visiting Angels Richmond, our mission is to help seniors age in place and enjoy a high quality of life despite certain age-related challenges or health issues.

Q: Do you provide senior care in assisted living facilities?

A: Yes, we provide care for seniors in assisted living facilities when the help they receive there is not enough to allow for an independent lifestyle. Our caregivers can complement the senior care services offered in assisted living facilities and enable seniors to maximize their comfort, confidence, and independence.

Q: How quickly can care be provided/started?

A: We can start providing home care services within 48 hours after you contact us. It is sometimes possible to begin care the very same day.

Q: Can I change the schedule if I have appointments to keep?

A: Yes, you can change the schedule, but you need to notify us of any changes one week in advance. We develop care plans to perfectly fit the needs of our clients, so we will do everything in our power to make certain that the schedule that works for your family is the schedule you get.

Q: How do I get started with home care services from Visiting Angels Richmond?

A: Starting with Visiting Angels is as easy as it gets! Just call our Richmond, VA, office or complete our online contact form on our website. We will schedule a free in-home consultation for your loved one in order to properly assess their needs. Once we know more about your parent, we will choose senior care providers who are a perfect match for their needs. You will meet the caregivers and they will begin working for you as soon as you approve of our choice.

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.