VISITING ANGELS STAMFORD, CT 203-658-8800
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Senior Home Care in Stamford

Senior Home Care in Stamford

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Tips For Keeping Seniors Cool During The Summer

Summer heat waves can be tough to deal with, especially for seniors. Not only are the effects of severe heat more pronounced in the senior community, but many seniors also have trouble realizing when they are over-heating. This is a formula for disaster, which is why it's so important to understand how to protect your loved one. With our senior home care, Visiting Angels┬« Stamford is committed to helping you create a wonderful support system to keep them safe and comfortable. 

Along with our dedicated in-home support, we'd also like to offer some advice for shielding them from the consequences of extreme heat. Since your loved one is likely to be less aware of their body temperature, it's up to you to make sure things don't get out of hand. Take it on yourself to open up windows around their home and make sure they have adequate air flow during car rides. Also, make sure they drink plenty of water and utilize sunscreen whenever they're exposed. 

Above all else, be aware of the warning signs. Symptoms such as nausea, dizziness, fatigue, and headaches can be indications of over-heating. It's critical to get your loved one out of the sun immediately if they are experiencing any of these symptoms. If you do so and the issue doesn't get better, it could be time to seek medical attention. 

Our Professional Senior Home Care in Stamford

Keeping your loved one cool on hot summer days is just one of the duties we are happy to do. Our senior home care is all about providing customized assistance to help keep them safe. We offer flexible part-time support to provide a respite for family care providers, or full-time care to address their daily needs. Whatever level of assistance you require to keep your loved one comfortable and happy at home, we are ready to deliver. Our services include:

  • Light housekeeping and basic help around the home
  • Sensitive tasks like bathing and grooming help
  • Mobility support and fall prevention
  • Medication reminders and other memory-based assistance

Senior Home Care You Can Trust

Our care is provided by warmhearted senior care professionals who work hard to get to know your loved one. This allows us to anticipate their needs and provide great company. We are proud to brighten the lives of local seniors and reduce stress for family caregivers. Our support is available throughout lower Fairfield County, including: Stamford, Greenwich, Darien and New Canaan.

For further details about our senior home care, contact Visiting Angels Stamford and set up a care consultation today.

Serving Greenwich, Stamford, Darien and New Canaan

Visiting Angels STAMFORD, CT
1266 East Main St Suite 700 R
Stamford, CT 06902
Phone: 203-658-8800
Fax: 888-589-3686