How to Get Started with In-Home Care in San Jose

Getting started with in-home care may seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. When you choose Visiting Angels® San Jose as your loved one’s care provider, your journey to compassionate care will be simple and straightforward. We always begin with free care consultations to give families more information about our services and ensure they’re able to participate in the creation of a care plan for their loved one. Then, we tackle the final step of selecting a compatible caregiver for the senior.

Details About Your Consultation on In-Home Care in San Jose

Wondering what you can expect from your free consultation? We use this in-person meeting as a time to answer any questions you have about our specific services, approach to senior care, and the logistics of delivering care. You can be sure that we’ll thoroughly address your concerns before proceeding with any next steps.

These meetings also provide us with a chance to familiarize ourselves with the senior’s daily habits, personality, and lifestyle preferences. All of this information proves to be crucial when creating their care plan and matching them with a suitable care provider.

Here’s a basic overview of the topics we’ll cover during your loved one’s consultation with Visiting Angels San Jose:

  • Their physical abilities and limitations
  • Housekeeping and homemaking tasks they need help with
  • A schedule of care visits that fits their lifestyle
  • Meeting their social and emotional needs through companionship
  • Any memory concerns and the need for reminders
  • Current meal and medication schedules
  • Favorite pastimes and social activities
  • Home access for the caregiver
  • How to handle unexpected situations

Selecting an In-Home Care Provider in San Jose for Your Loved One

We understand how important it is for seniors to be matched with a caregiver who makes them feel completely at ease. In fact, many of our care providers become like family to their care recipients. In order to set the stage for a lasting relationship, we consider details such as personality compatibility, scheduling availability, and personal strengths. If you ever feel that we haven’t made the best pairing for your loved one, simply let us know and we’ll seek out a replacement caregiver who better fits your expectations.

Are you ready to take the next step to get your loved one started with in-home care? Give Visiting Angels San Jose a call today to request a free care consultation in San Jose or the surrounding areas.

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