Visiting Angels West Houston: What is Home Care?

Provider of home care in West Houston with elderly patient

If you or an older relative is finding it harder to feel comfortable and safe at home, you've probably started to look into senior care options in the West Houston area. One service you've probably seen all over the place is home care. But what is this care, and how can it help local seniors experience greater security and enhanced well-being in their homes?

Home care covers a variety of services, from helping with bathing and hygiene to assistance with more heavy-duty tasks like grocery shopping and doing laundry. Visiting Angels® Westchase offers all of this and more for families in West Houston, and we're here to help your family navigate the elder care landscape so you can make the best choices for your loved one's continued comfort.

How We Guide You Through the Home Care Process in West Houston

Whether you come to us after researching different senior care services, or at the very beginning of your search, we're ready to answer any questions you have about home care in West Houston. Our team at Visiting Angels Westchase understands that opening your home to a stranger can seem daunting, especially for people who are already feeling vulnerable or embarrassed about asking for help. For that reason, we take steps to involve your family in all the big decisions about your loved one's care, so you know your comfort always comes first.

The steps we take to get you started with home care in West Houston include:

  • Discussing your needs and concerns, the type of care that could address them, and the related costs
  • Setting up a visit to your home or wherever a loved one will be receiving care
  • Developing a custom care plan the combines our expertise with your preferences and experience
  • Arranging for you to meet and approve the caregiver we select before care begins
  • Continuing to monitor and adapt the care we provide based on your loved one's changing needs and your ongoing input

At Visiting Angels Westchase, we're ready to get the process started whenever you are. If you need time to decide after our initial discussion, or you're in need of immediate assistance for a family member who has just been released from the hospital, we'll do what we can to accommodate you. As well as providing care at home, our caregivers can offer in-hospital aid and assist with transitions and relocations.

Schedule a Free Home Care Consultation in West Houston

Our caregiver experts from Visiting Angels Westchase will come directly to your loved one's home to discuss care options.  From there, you can decide how much or how little care your loved one needs.

Ready to start the conversation about our home care services in West Houston? Call Visiting Angels Westchase today to learn more and to set up a no-obligation consultation.

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