Seniors who struggle with chronic illnesses or mobility issues often find even the most basic daily activities too challenging. For some older adults, maintaining personal hygiene becomes difficult in their golden years. On the other hand, keeping up with these tasks is important for their physical as well as mental health. If your parent is no longer able to shower or get dressed on their own, it might be time to consider personal care services from Visiting Angels Silver Spring.
Most of the time when seniors realize that they cannot maintain their personal hygiene by themselves, they are too embarrassed to tell anyone, let alone ask for help. Therefore, you will need to keep an eye on your parent all look for signs that they are having trouble with these tasks. If your aging loved one is wearing the same clothes day after day and if they have a strong body odor, hiring professional in-home caregivers might be the best option. At Visiting Angels Silver Spring, our caregivers are trained to assist seniors in need while making sure they maintain their independence and dignity.
When a senior is no longer able to maintain their personal hygiene, they can easily end up developing various health problems. On the other hand, with professional help delivered by our trained caregivers your parent can receive the support they need to maintain their independence and live a fulfilled life.
Whether your loved one requires assistance with bathing or showering, dressing and undressing, toileting and incontinence care, grooming, putting on make-up or dental hygiene, you can count on Visiting Angels Silver Spring.
Some of these tasks can be challenging for untrained family caregivers. On the other hand, most seniors feel more comfortable receiving help with personal tasks from a skilled home care provider than a friend or a family member. Therefore, if your parent needs assistance with taking care of their personal hygiene, please do not hesitate to contact Visiting Angels Silver Spring. Rest assured that all of our caregivers are trained, skilled, experienced, discreet and compassionate professionals who will treat your loved one like a member of their own family.
To learn more about our personal care services, contact our office in Silver Spring, MD. Our staff members will answer all of your questions and help you make the best decision for your parent.