Senior Care From Assisting Hands in Fort Myers, FL Can Help Your Loved One Struggling With Isolation
Learn more about how our senior care services can improve your loved one’s happiness and quality of life
Millions of seniors across the United States live alone and are suffering from the negative side effects of isolation and loneliness. Isolation can cause numerous health problems including increased likelihood for mental illness and depression, greater risk of dementia, high blood pressure and many more. If your loved one feels cut off and alone, consider introducing senior care services from Assisting Hands of Fort Myers, FL to provide a regular dose of companionship and conversation into his or her daily routine.
Senior care services from Assisting Hands in Fort Myers, FL can help supplement social activity for your loved one when they are house-bound due to illness, inability to drive or other factor. Our loving caregivers will work to find common ground with your senior family member and engage them in regular conversation, reminiscing, storytelling, games, cooking and more. Seniors often find that just having someone else in the home reduces the feeling of being cut off and alone. Our senior care providers can engage seniors while they are doing light housekeeping or cooking to ensure that the client still feels in control of the way things are done in their homes and are active participants in their own lives. Caregivers and clients often form strong bonds that go beyond caretaking, often becoming more like friends or even family as time passes.
For seniors who are able to get out of the house, our senior care providers encourage participation in activities away from home. We will work with your senior loved one to come up with activities and events throughout the community that they may enjoy attending. Caregivers can provide transportation to and from any of these outings and can also provide companionship throughout if requested.
Call us today to learn more about Assisting Hands of Fort Myers senior care and how we can help your loved one overcome the negative effects of isolation.