It is never easy to come to terms with the fact that your parent or family member may no longer be able to manage living at home alone and requires elderly home care services. In fact, it may seem like the only option is to place him or her into an assisted living facility or nursing home. This, however, does not have to be the case for many seniors.
At Golden Heart in Dayton, OH we offer expert care that will allow your senior loved one to remain in the comfort of his or her own home with assistance from our loving care aides. Depending on the breadth of care your loved one requires, we are able to provide assistance on a weekly, daily and even 24/7 basis. Our elderly care services providers will make sure your loved one’s most pressing safety and health needs are met along with other needs, such as social activity and exercise as required. Your senior care provider can offer companionship and conversation that will mitigate the loneliness and isolation your loved one may feel when living alone and unaided.
In addition to the companionship aspect of our elderly home care services, your senior loved one and your family will have the added peace of mind that comes with knowing a skilled caregiver is there to keep an eye on your loved one’s health and safety needs as they change. Our companion care providers will get to know your senior family member and their health needs and concerns. This will enable them to be on the lookout for subtle changes and red flags indicating declining health. Catching problems early can have numerous long-term quality of life benefits and will allow family members and friends to rest easy knowing expert care providers are there to help.
Seniors who struggle with mobility may also benefit from our elderly home care services. A home helper can offer assistance with positioning and walking and can provide transportation to and from important appointments and social engagements. Additionally, our care providers are trained to spot hazards that may cause trips and falls for seniors who already struggle with movement. Our care experts can assist with moving furniture to improve the walkability of houses, adding lighting to improve visibility and assisting with laundry and cleaning for those who struggle to complete these chores.
Find out more about how our elderly home care services can benefit your senior loved one by calling us today at (937) 528-1962.