Visiting Angels South Shore: What is Home Care?

If you have an elderly parent or loved one in Quincy, you may have noticed as they age they have begun to require assistance in and around the home. Home care from Visiting Angels® South Shore MA helps local seniors manage daily tasks so they can age in place. Our non-medical aid is a valuable resource for independent seniors throughout the South Shore from Milton to Plymouth.

Home care from Visiting Angels South Shore can take on many different forms depending on the needs of Quincy seniors. We are pleased to offer respite care, palliative care, personal care, end of life care, Alzheimer's care, dementia care, elderly companion care, social care, and more. While non-medical in nature, our services have a big impact in the lives of seniors. Our care gives seniors access to meaningful companionship along with practical assistance.

How Home Care Helps Seniors in Quincy

Home care services from Visiting Angels South Shore help seniors and disabled adults throughout Quincy by addressing individual needs. We will create a one-of-a-kind care plan based on your loved one's senior care needs. Our flexible services can accommodate chronic issues including diabetes, stroke, cancer, arthritis, Parkinson's, dementia, Alzheimer's, multiple sclerosis, limited mobility, and more. If your loved one receives a new diagnosis and needs to adjust their services, our care is flexible.

Some of the services which are often found to be helpful for seniors include:

  • Transportation to appointments and outings
  • Going to the post office and other errands
  • Grocery shopping and preparing meals
  • Help going for walks and light exercise
  • Fall prevention and safety measures
  • Offering reminders to take medications
  • Help with dressing, grooming, and hygiene
  • Providing meaningful companionship
  • Doing dishes and other light housekeeping

Getting Started with Care

To help families throughout Quincy get started with home care, Visiting Angels South Shore offers a complimentary consultation. As an added bonus, we will come to your loved one's home for this free consultation so they don't have to go out. We will talk about your family member's physical and emotional care needs, your scheduling requirements, and other logistics of care. We will then design a personalized care plan to incorporate your preferences. Our services are available at any time to meet your needs.

If you are looking for assistance for an elderly loved one in the Quincy area, call Visiting Angels South Shore today and ask about our home care.

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.