When people approach their golden years, routine activities and tasks like cooking and bathing become more difficult to do. Before, families would have nearly no choice but to place their elderly relatives in an assisted living facility or nursing home to make sure they get the care they need. But with more of the “baby boomer” generation deciding to age at home, senior care has been approached differently.
A lot of baby boomers want to age within the comfort of their own homes as opposed to within a nursing home or other facility.
To meet this increase in demand, home health care services have improved greatly to provide seniors with the care they need in their homes. In fact, in-home senior care is now seen as the best choice for elderly individuals and their well-being.
Quality In-Home Senior Care Services
At Assisting Hands Home Care, we offer exceptional senior home care in Norridge, IL, and the neighboring areas. If you have a family member who has chosen to age at home, our caregivers can be trusted to provide any assistance necessary — whether it is assisting with household work or providing care for a loved one suffering from dementia. Our caregivers are all highly trained and certified to provide your loved ones with exceptional care and companionship.
We set up a meeting with you and your family to do an assessment of the senior’s care needs. We then consider the assessment when creating a personalized care plan that fits those needs. Furthermore, our care plans are flexible and can be altered to accommodate any changes.
Assisting Hands offers a variety of home care services to assist elderly individuals and disabled individuals in Norridge, IL. These services can include the following:
- Home safety evaluation
- Personal assistance: bathing, grooming, getting dressed, and more
- Meal preparation
- Light housekeeping chores
- Transportation to medical appointments, running errands, and more
- Personal emergency response systems
- Non-medical health care
- Fall prevention
- Live-in care for individuals in need of assistance on a 24/7 basis
- 24-hour care for individuals whose medical conditions necessitate 24/7 care
- Alzheimer’s and dementia care
- Coordination and care management with family members
At Assisting Hands, every one of our caregivers is trained, insured, and bonded, so you can be sure that they will provide quality care and companionship for your elderly loved one. Our senior home care services can be covered by your loved one’s long term care insurance.