Medical advances and better nutrition have meant longer lifespans for most people. However, as seniors age, they may still need occasional help with daily activities like driving or housekeeping, or assistance after surgery or a dementia diagnosis. Assisting Hands Home Care provides a wide variety of nonmedical services to seniors in North Miami Beach, FL so they can continue to live in their homes for as long as possible.
Whether you need occasional visits for help with housekeeping and trips to the doctor, or live-in care for more assistance on a daily basis, our compassionate caregivers can offer whatever help is needed. All our health care aides at Assisting Hands Home Care are trained in first aid and CPR and are thoroughly screened, bonded and insured, so you can be sure your loved one is receiving the high-quality care they deserve.
We offer clients in North Miami Beach, FL a variety of services, including post-operative care, senior home care, respite care, hospice care, elderly care, memory care, personal care and companionship, and coordination of care. We can respond within 48 hours of your call and come to your loved one’s home to create a personalized care plan. We provide services for almost any need, including:
Whether your loved one requires help with transportation, meal preparation, dressing, hygiene, or other needs, the skilled health aides at Assisting Hands Home Care can help them. We are available full- or part-time, depending on needs, to offer all the help needed so seniors can continue living their lives in their own homes.
Assisting Hands Home Care provides comprehensive elderly care services to clients in North Miami Beach, FL. All of our caregivers provide compassionate nonmedical elderly care services that help seniors who have disabilities, can’t drive, or who need assistance with daily activities stay in their own homes where they feel comfortable and secure. This is a more economical solution than nursing homes for people who don’t require hands-on medical care.
New cases of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia are diagnosed every year and while there are no cures yet, there are treatments. The caregivers at Assisting Hands Home Care provide the mental stimulation, physical activity, and social interaction that have been proven to slow the progression of these diseases. We help with medication reminders and other assistance for clients in North Miami Beach, FL as needed. We monitor clients for signs of decline and report them to physicians and families. Our trained caregivers help memory care clients live safely and comfortably in familiar surroundings.
Terminally ill patients require specialized care to keep them comfortable in their final days, weeks, or months. The compassionate healthcare providers at Assisting Hands Home Care provide hospice care services that allow people in North Miami Beach, FL to spend their final days among the people and items they know and love. We perform special requests and help families navigate these difficult times.
Seniors require longer recovery times from surgeries and may have more difficulty keeping up with daily tasks like housekeeping, shopping, or dressing. Struggling with these tasks can lead to setbacks or injuries. The caregivers at Assisting Hands Home Care offer post-operative care for clients who have recently had surgery in North Miami Beach, FL. We can pick up prescriptions, drive them to appointments, help with housekeeping or meal prep, or a number of other daily necessities. No matter how long recovery takes, we are ready to help.
If an elderly member of your family needs care to remain at home, it is important for them to be covered 24 hours a day. This can be difficult for family caregivers to handle. It is beneficial to have someone ready to provide care 24 hours a day because you never know when an emergency could occur. Assisting Hand Home Care provides overnight care services in North Miami Beach, FL to help families care for their loved ones 24 hours a day. Our caregivers will arrive at night to help your loved ones get ready for bed, and we will stay awake throughout the whole night so we can provide immediate assistance when needed.
When an elderly relative needs consistent care, it can be nerve racking to leave your loved one alone for any period of time. Having a caregiver present 24 hours a day to provide care will help your relative live safely in their home and give you some peace of mind knowing they are safe. Assisting Hands Home Care provides live-in care and 24-hour care services in North Miami Beach, FL. We can assign a caregiver to live in the home of your loved one or arrange for 24 care with alternating caregivers.
Nearly 65 million Americans provide some kind of informal care for a loved one. Combined with jobs, family responsibilities, and housework, most caregivers feel stressed and have trouble finding time to relax or take care of their own needs. Assisting Hands Home Care provides high quality respite care so caregivers in North Miami Beach, FL can take breaks to rest and recharge. We meet with the family to develop a plan so there are no lapses in care.
Personal Care & Companion Services
Daily activities become harder as people get older and injuries or disease begin to take their tolls. The caregivers at Assisting Hands Home Care provide a wide range of personal care services to help seniors in North Miami Beach, FL age in place as long as possible. We help clients with personal activities including dressing and restroom use, as well as hobbies and recreational activities that keep both minds and bodies in good shape.
Coordination of Care
It’s important to know a client’s needs and requirements from the beginning to avoid misunderstandings, so at Assisting Hands Home Care we start with an assessment to determine exactly what a client needs. Next, we identify any beneficiary programs like Medicare or VA programs, and then create a specialized care plan tailored to the individual and their needs. Finally, we arrange for the perfect caregiver to arrive and begin providing assistance and companionship.
Home Care Agency vs. Direct Caregiver
There are usually two options for hiring home health care providers. Family members can either work with an agency, like Assisting Hands Home Care, or hire someone directly. The disadvantage with a direct hire is that the family has to place an ad, screen and interview applicants, hope the credentials are accurate for the person they choose, perform payroll duties, arrange a substitute in case of illness or vacation, and handle personnel issues. A home care agency takes care of all of that for the family, allowing them peace of mind. The caregivers at Assisting Hands Home Care are screened, insured and bonded, and have been trained in CPR and first aid. We handle screening, payroll and personnel issues, so you can think about other things.