Alzheimer’s Care in Charlotte, NC
In-Home Alzheimer’s Care in Charlotte
If your parent, spouse, or other loved one has recently been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, your initial reaction might be shock and fear. As a working adult with children of your own, you’re faced with new stresses to balanced work and family life. You may simply not have the time to personally care for your loved one, or you may live states away, making the responsibility impossible.
So you must face a difficult decision: what type of Alzheimer’s care in Charlotte, NC will you choose for your loved one? You have many choices, including nursing homes, assisted living facilities and in-home Alzheimer’s care. While only you can choose what’s best for your loved one, Visiting Angels of Charlotte, NC could be the perfect care option.
Give us a call or contact us online to learn more about Visiting Angels’ Alzheimer’s care in Charlotte, NC and its surrounding communities.
Benefits of Alzheimer’s Care for Charlotte Patients
Relocating to a nursing home or assisted living facility can be hard on Alzheimer’s patients. If your loved one still largely maintains the ability to take care of themselves, in-home Alzheimer’s care in Charlotte is the best choice.
In-home Alzheimer’s care allows your loved one to continue living in their home where they can stick to their normal daily routine in familiar surroundings. Whether your family member lives in one of Charlotte’s surrounding neighborhoods or as far as Matthews, southern Mecklenburg County or Union County, give our
Visiting Angels can help your loved one avoid the emotional trauma of leaving their cherished home while still helping to cope with the Alzheimer’s illness and providing the respite care that’s so important for your family.
Understanding Alzheimer’s & In-Home Alzheimer’s Care in Charlotte
As we age, the typical human brain enters slowed thinking and occasional problems remembering certain things. However, patients with Alzheimer’s suffer from severe memory loss, confusion, and other major changes to brain function.
Because of this accelerated regression, in-home Alzheimer’s care in Charlotte means your loved one, although suffering from an illness, can live and remain in their home for a longer period of time. Because Alzheimer’s severely affects a patient’s memory, changing their surroundings can be detrimental to their overall well-being and state of mind.
In-home Alzheimer’s care in Charlotte keeps order and familiarity in patients’ everyday routine and helps you keep your loved one safe, no matter what the circumstance.
Alzheimer’s Care in Charlotte: Our Process
Your first interaction with Visiting Angels is a consultation with the company owner, Kevin Daniel, a Registered Nurse who’s totally invested in your loved one’s health and well-being. He’ll provide you with a complimentary assessment and Care Plan formulated specifically for your loved one.
Next, you have the option to handpick your loved one’s caregiver from our selection of licensed and bonded care providers, each of whom is covered by worker’s compensation and liability insurance. We want to ensure you’re comfortable with the person entering your loved one’s home and providing Alzheimer’s care in Charlotte, NC.
Why Choose Visiting Angels for Alzheimer’s Care in Charlotte
Certainly, Visiting Angels isn’t the only service to provide in-home Alzheimer’s care in Charlotte, NC. However, we’re a trustworthy program backed by our membership in the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA).
We’re the first national non-medical senior homecare provider in North America to offer a formal training and qualification program sponsored by the AFA. This ensures our Alzheimer’s caregivers have all the knowledge and skills necessary to care for individuals with Alzheimer’s, dementia and related illnesses.
Visiting Angels also offers training to our caregivers through Dementia Care Professionals of America (DCPA), a new membership division of the AFA for healthcare professionals. By qualifying selected caregivers to provide Alzheimer’s care in Charlotte, NC, we can effectively help individuals and families trying to cope with this disease.
It’s never easy to permit a stranger to enter your loved one’s home and provide care in your stead. Visiting Angels of South Charlotte makes the transition from total independence to at-home assisted living as smooth as possible for your loved one.
Schedule a Free Consultation for In-Home Alzheimer’s Care
If the Visiting Angels program sounds right for you, please contact us to learn more or to schedule your free consultation with an Alzheimer’s care professional.
In-home Alzheimer’s care provided by Visiting Angels of South Charlotte is also available in:
- Matthews, NC
- Waxhaw, NC
- Weddington, NC
Serving Southern Mecklenburg & Union Counties
Visiting Angels Charlotte, NC1510-B Orchard Lake Dr
Charlotte, NC 28270
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.