Benefits of Home Care for Your Senior
By Rammoon Carrasiel
As parents and grandparents age into their golden years, there is often some concern about their level of ability to care of themselves and tend to their health, but a reluctance to put them in some kind of nursing or other care home – this is where the option of a home care service can provide the perfect compromise and bring peace of mind to the child or grandchildren looking after the long term care of a senior.
Some of the benefits of home care:
Independence – A home care service allows a senior to remain in the comfort of their home without being placed in a full-time home or group situation. This type of long term care means that the senior’s needs are tended to, but they are still allowed the freedom to manage where they feel competent and can have some control over their home environment.
New Level of Comfort – Home care often gives seniors peace of mind and a new sense of ease in their familiar environment just knowing that there is someone who will be in regular contact with them and who can be depended on for services. This type of non medical senior care of just being checked in on can be a great benefit to the senior’s health and spirits.
Basic Housekeeping – Many home care agencies are willing to provide a basic housekeeping service that a senior under their care may not be able to keep up with, such as vacuuming. These type of care services makes the quality of the home environment better for the elderly senior and impacts their health.
For information about how the caregivers at Andelcare can help your family with home care in Bellevue WA, call 888-788-3051. We are an elder care agency providing quality and affordable home care in our community.