Most senior citizens will reach a point where they need some form of daily care to improve their quality of life. Past generations of seniors went to live at nursing homes or assisted living facilities to ensure they receive the daily care they need, but seniors of the current generation are choosing to stay at home. Aging in place gives seniors more freedom in their daily lives, but they will still need assistance to live at home safely.
Many seniors may lose some physical and cognitive abilities as they get older that will make everyday living more difficult. Those who suffer from chronic conditions and dementia must have daily assistance to get through the day safely. Family members can sometimes be called upon to help their senior loved ones with personal assistance and daily activities, but this is too much for many families to handle. If you have senior loved ones who need professional care to live at home safely, Assisting Hands Home Care can help.