– January 21, 2012Posted in: Health Tab
Caring for elderly, disabled isn’t easy It's not an easy job caring for the elderly or disabled, especially if you are trying to do it alone. There comes a time when you will need a break, or just some time alone for yourself. With the constant worry that something may go wrong, personal time becomes nonexistent. Home care is an option for families who need extra help while offering their loved one good quality of life for the rest of their years. Peace of Mind Stay At Home Care has trained experienced caregivers. This support may include feeding, bathing, exercise assistance and even just casual conversation time. Stay At Home Care offers the peace of mind that someone else is able to help with the daily responsibilities that are required for care. One-on-One Care Stay At Home Care offers care on a personal level. One-on-one care can benefit the elderly and disabled by offering them hope and happiness. Most elderly and disabled people strive for company and conversation, which is what Stay At Home Care, can offer them. A Stay At Home caregiver will spend time with them, offering care to match the needs of the person. Nutrition and Exercise Nutrition is very important, especially in the elderly and disabled. A Stay At Home Care caregiver can make the time to produce healthy and nutritional meals as well as keep a close eye on the amount of food eaten. A daily exercise program can be implemented and followed through. With Stay At Home Care you benefit from always having someone around, especially if the person is walking about and faces the potential of falling and possibly breaking a bone. Transportation/Errands Stay At Home Care offers transportation. The caregiver can take the person to appointments they may have. This benefits the family. Stay At Home Care can also take the worry out of shopping and picking up prescriptions. Costs The person paying for the expense of home care will feel better about the money spent, as the care is more personalized and the quality of life is far beyond what it could be in a nursing home.