At Assisting Hands® it is our mission to provide elderly care services to our elderly clients in a comprehensive and compassionate manner. In addition to our caregiving services delivered in the comfort of our client’s home, we believe in coordinating the full spectrum of elder care services available in the community to aid our clients in securing the best possible outcome for their health and well-being.
When an elderly care services client begins service with Assisting Hands®, a full assessment of needs will be done and a care plan will be implemented to address each of the needs identified. As a part of this process, Assisting Hands® will assist each client in identifying additional elderly care services in their community available through the Area Agency on Aging, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Veteran’s Administration, and local Senior Centers. Some of the elder care services Assisting Hands® can help our clients and their loved ones find education and guidance on are:
- Respite hours for family caregivers
- Reverse mortgages
- Advanced directives
- Power of attorney assignment
- Estate planning
- Medicare benefits
- Medicaid waiver options
- Senior social events
Examples of Elderly care services
Personal care – grooming and personal hygiene, bathing and dressing, incontinence care, exercise assistance.
Meal support – meal planning and preparation, eating and drinking assistance.
Healthcare support – post-surgical assistance, coordination of care across different providers, medication reminders, mobility support, transportation to medical or other appointments (special conditions apply to client transportation – please ask a representative about our transportation policy).
Home safety – assessment to improve security and comfort, as well as to reduce physical risks.
Home management assistance – light housekeeping, grocery shopping and coordination of appointments.
For a complete list please visit our full list of services.
Navigating through the myriad of elderly care services available in the community can often times be cumbersome and confusing. For help in identifying the best elder care service options for you or your loved one, call and let us ease some of the burden.
We truly value our elderly clients and the importance of providing home and personal elderly care services with dignity and respect. Our caregivers are caring, compassionate people who enjoy helping others and who have that special gift of patience and understanding when dealing with the challenges that sometimes face the elderly. We pride ourselves in our frequent communication with loving family members regarding their loved ones health status.