Dementia Care in Forty Fort

 provider of dementia care in Forty Fort with elderly patient

When a loved one is diagnosed with dementia, it can be a time of uncertainty for the whole family. One of the biggest concerns is how to ensure the safety and well-being of a loved one as the disease progresses. At Visiting Angels® Wilkes-Barre, we understand this can be a stressful time full of unknowns, and we are here to help. We offer specialized in-home dementia care to seniors and their families in Forty Fort, Wilkes-Barre, and throughout the surrounding areas. 

Our Dementia Care Services in Forty Fort

At Visiting Angels Wilkes-Barre, we understand that those with dementia need specialized care that's tailored to the specific risks and symptoms associated with dementia. That's why every caregiver on our team in Forty Fort has access to basic dementia care training, with many earning certification in advanced dementia protocols. 

Through our care programs, our caregivers focus on improving and maintaining your loved one’s quality of life. Our dementia services at Visiting Angels Wilkes-Barre provide physical assistance and emotional support in a variety of ways, including:

  • Wandering prevention and walking assistance
  • Transportation to appointments and shopping
  • Light housekeeping
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Transferring assistance
  • Dignified assistance with personal hygiene
  • Reminders to take prescribed medications
  • Companionship and encouragement
  • Respite for family caregivers

Getting Started with Dementia Care in Forty Fort

Whether your loved one has recently been diagnosed with dementia or is in the late stages of the disease, Visiting Angels Wilkes-Barre is here to assist your family. Just give our office in Forty Fort a call today for your loved one's free in-home dementia care consultation. We'll get to know your loved one, answer questions, and discuss their symptoms, lifestyle, and preferences. From there, we'll customize a care plan just for them, designed around their individual needs and schedule. 

Our caregivers at Visiting Angels Wilkes-Barre are compassionate, proactive, providing our clients in Forty Fort with experienced dementia care they can depend on. When you decide to begin care, we'll match your loved one with the caregiver from our team that best suits their needs, schedule, and personality. We're proud of our history of making great matches, but if it's not a perfect fit, just let us know, and we'll suggest another caregiver. 

Dementia care from Visiting Angels Wilkes-Barre is available to seniors in the Forty Fort area seven days a week, 24 hours a day, including weekends and holidays. Our flexible care plans can be adjusted as needs change, and our office is always available in case of emergencies or unexpected needs. Just call our after-hours number for a call back in 15 minutes or less. 

To learn more about dementia care for seniors in Forty Fort and Wilkes-Barre, call Visiting Angels Wilkes-Barre today to schedule a free care assessment.

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