Our Caregivers Answer Greater Schererville, IN's Most Pressing Questions About Our In Home Care Services

Visiting Angels Offers an In-Depth Look at Our In Home Care Services for Seniors in Schererville, Crown Point, Dyer, and Nearby Cities

Q. What kind of one on one services do you provide?

A: At Visiting Angels of Schererville, we offer seniors a variety of different essential in home care services, such as companion care and personal care. Our programs ensure a skilled, qualified caregiver is on-site to provide support with activities that clients need help with. Our caregivers give seniors the about to live at home safely and with dignity. Our specialized in home care services include:

  • Alzheimer's Care - specialized care to help seniors with Alzheimer's Disease maintain their independence and safety
  • Dementia Care - we provide in home care for seniors living with dementia caused by Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s disease, or other cognitive diseases
  • Fall Prevention - our home care providers help seniors avoid dangerous and costly falls
  • End of Life Care - we are there to help families with loved ones diagnosed with limited life expectancy
  • Social Care - we help seniors stay connected to friends and family through texting, emailing, video chatting, and more
  • Certified Palliative Care - our holistic approach to care in which we look after a senior's emotional, social, spiritual, and physical health
  • Ready-Set-Go Home - our transitional care program that aims to help seniors recover from hospital stays and avoid hospital re-admission
  • Respite Care - we provide in home care services to allow family caregivers a well-deserved break to relax and recharge
  • Companion Care - we fulfill your loved one's needs for social interaction and emotional support
  • Personal Care - we offer respectful and dignified assistance with personal tasks like bathing, dressing, and grooming

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

A: Aging in place is a term used to describe a senior’s ability to live out their years in their own home or another location of their choosing. It is the opposite of institutional care, such as a nursing home. However, at times, it can also mean the ability to stay in an assisted living facility as well, with support from a caregiver.

Q: Do you provide services in assisted living facilities?

A:  Yes, we do. On many occasions, families discover that their loved one is not getting enough care in an assisted living facility. In those cases, Visiting Angels of Schererville provides a qualified caregiver to ensure a senior remains as independent as possible.

Q: How quickly can services be provided/started?

A:  In general, it takes about 48 hours to begin in home care services, though in many instances we have been able to send over help the same day.

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

A:  Yes, with a minimum one-week notice. Our goal at Visiting Angels of Schererville is to give you an ideal care schedule – your family comes first. As such, we will do everything in our power to adapt to your needs.

Q: How do I start services with Visiting Angels of Schererville?

A: All you need to do is contact us at 219-500-5896. At that point, we can book a free assessment in the comfort of your home, where a care coordinator will be able to match you with the perfect caregiver should you wish to proceed with in home care services. Before they begin, you’ll be able to meet them to ensure they are the best caregiver for your loved one. 

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.