What Is Home Care?
Does your loved one wish to remain in their own home? Learn how professional home care from Senior Home Care by Angels can make that wish a reality!
Canada has many options for seniors who have trouble living on their own. In the past, seniors would relocate to nursing homes and residential care homes so they can receive around-the-clock support. But over time, more and more seniors have started preferring to live out their golden years at home. So what choice is right for them?
Home care is increasingly popular because seniors and others who need assistance are able to maintain their independence, continue to live according to their habits and preferences, and maintain existing social and community ties.
However, finding the right option for in-home senior care can be difficult. Many families offer to be their loved one's caregiver, but this may not be the best option if family members have other obligations or their loved one's care needs become too advanced. If this sounds like your situation, consider professional home care from Senior Home Care by Angels. We've been helping seniors get the support they need while staying independent for many years, and we can help your loved one, too.
Why Choose Senior Home Care by Angels for In-Home Care?
Senior Home Care by Angels can provide assistance with all of these tasks, and we make sure that the caregiver your family works with will be a right fit in both caregiving expertise and also personality. We know it’s important to make sure that our clients and our caregivers are able to build trusted relationships, so we look for matches based on values, personality traits, habits, and experience.
Caregivers can assist families in many ways. Whether your loved one needs assistance for a few hours a day or around-the-clock monitoring and care, we’ll work with your schedule to design the care plan that’s right for your loved one and your family. We can also help with transition care if your loved one is recovering from a surgery or an extended hospital stay, or with respite care if family caregivers need time outside of the home.
Our caregivers can help with:
- Meal planning and preparation
- Personal grooming and bathing
- Toileting and incontinence care
- Light housekeeping and maintaining a safe home
- Socializing and emotional support
- Running errands, or arranging transportation to medical appointments
If you’re ready to get assistance in meeting the needs of your aging loved one, contact Senior Home Care by Angels. We’ll consult with you about your schedule, costs, and the care that’s needed. We’ll schedule an in-home visit, and then discuss the kind of personalized care plan that will work for your aging loved one. Then we’ll schedule a caregiver meeting so that you can interview a caregiver candidate and make sure they’ll be a good fit for your loved one and your family.
Each Senior Home Care by Angels agency is a franchise that is independently owned and operated. The Franchisor, Visiting Homecare International Inc., does not control or manage the day to day business operations of any Senior Home Care by Angels franchised agency.