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Senior Care in Springfield VA: Combating Loneliness and Isolation

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If your loved one lives alone and/or far away from other family members, they may begin feeling lonely or isolated. Unfortunately, this is a normal occurrence for seniors that can affect their overall health and well-being. At Visiting Angels® Springfield VA, our senior care services can help your loved one combat these feelings and live a fulfilled life at home.

The cause of these feelings can be widespread, from losing a spouse, to simply spending too much time alone. Also, feeling isolated can have adverse effects on seniors' health, including the following:

  • Feeling mentally and physically exhausted
  • Weight gain
  • Diagnosis of chronic condition
  • Memory loss
  • Lack of self-care

How Our Senior Care in Springfield VA Can Help

The above effects of loneliness can point to your loved one's need for companionship and in-home care. We have designed our senior care services to meet these needs. With regular visits from our compassionate caregivers near Springfield VA, your loved one will receive the connection they need to combat feelings of loneliness. Social health is important for seniors, and our caregivers can even help provide transportation for outings. Our goal is to meet each clients' basic needs at home while also fostering their independence and happiness.

Here are the senior care services we offer at Visiting Angels Springfield VA:

  • Companion care
  • Personal care
  • Light housekeeping and laundry assistance
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Medication reminders
  • Running errands
  • Mobility assistance
  • Alzheimer's and dementia care

We can also provide you peace of mind. Frequent communication allows us to give you updates on your loved one's health and well-being, so you can feel comfortable with their care arrangements. This is a great benefit for family members who live away from their loved ones.

Get Started with Visiting Angels Springfield VA

Visiting Angels Springfield VA is a locally owned and operated senior care agency serving our local community and the surrounding areas. If your loved one is located in one of the following towns, turn to us for their in-home care needs. They include:

Getting started with us is simple. You can call and schedule your loved one's free care assessment at any time. This meeting allows our care director to learn all the details of your loved one's needs and work out how our services can help.

Contact Visiting Angels Springfield VA today for more information about our senior care services in Springfield VA.

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