Visiting Angels Provides Respite Care for Seniors in Claremont, NH and the Surrounding Area
At Visiting Angels of the Upper Connecticut River Valley, we know how difficult caring for a loved one can be. If you provide care to a spouse, parent, or grandparent and you are starting to consider the need for outside assistance, our caregivers are ready to lend a helping hand.
Respite care is a support system for family caregivers. With other types of in home care, professional caregivers perform the majority of caregiving duties. However, respite care allows visits from professional caregivers to be short-term or temporary. Typically, these services are provided when family caregivers are performing the majority of the work on their own.
Respite Care in Keene, Brattleboro, and Nearby Cities in the Upper Connecticut River Valley
If you are one of the 40+ million Americans who acts as a family caregiver, you are at high risk of physical and mental exhaustion, which is often referred to as "caregiver burnout.”
Investing in respite care can substantially reduce your risk of burnout and make caring for your loved one more manageable. If you need time to rest and recuperate, Visiting Angels can provide senior care services to your loved one while you spend time caring for yourself. If the daily or weekly routine of caregiving has become overwhelming, we can perform regular respite visits to reduce your workload.
What Services Are Provided With Respite Care from Visiting Angels?
Respite care from Visiting Angels includes a wide range of caregiving services.
In addition to standard services like companion care and personal care, we also offer a number of specialized services, including Alzheimer's care and dementia care. If your loved one requires specialized care, respite visits can be provided by skilled caregivers with expertise in these areas.
Some of the most common tasks performed by our caregivers include:
- Light housekeeping
- Meal preparation
- Medication reminders
- Assistance with activities of daily living (such as dressing, grooming, and bathing)
In most cases, care is provided on a short-term or temporary basis. However, visits can also be performed on a routine basis on a weekly, biweekly, or monthly schedule. Our flexible approach to care planning and scheduling is designed to make sure you and your loved one get the care services you need.
Getting Started with Respite Care
Simply contact Visiting Angels of the Upper Connecticut River Valley to request a care consultation. We provide families with a free, no obligation consultation before starting with services. This will allow us to best serve you. We can also answer any questions you have about our approach to caregiving.
If you need care on short notice, we can fast-track the care planning and scheduling process to ensure a caregiver is available for your loved one.
All care providers at Visiting Angels of the Upper Connecticut River Valley have been carefully screened and selected prior to placement, and we take measures to find the right caregiver for every care recipient.
Ready to get started with respite care? Call 603-709-4901 to schedule a free consultation.
Serving Brattleboro to Hanover and the Surrounding Communities
Visiting Angels UPPER CONNECTICUT RIVER VALLEY24 Opera House Square Ste 209
Claremont, NH 03743