Services We Provide
The day to day duties of our non-medical caregivers at Dignity BayArea HomeCare Staffing, working in the home is all about giving the best care for our elder clients on a one-on-one basis. In home senior care is the best alternative for the elderly to avoid having to live in a nursing home or an assisted living care facility. Seniors respond best to it due to the fact that it allows them to get the care they need in familiar surroundings and in the comfort of their own homes.
Companionship Services include keeping the client company and engaging the client in any number of activities, such as:
- Playing Cards
- Cooking, and Serving Meals
- Baking for Holidays and Special Occasions
- Assist with Entertaining
- Medication & Appointment Reminders
- Escort to Appointments
- Visiting Friends & Neighbors
- Events and Plays
- Religious Services; and much more.
Home Services include:
- General Cleaning
- Washing Floors
- Washing Dishes
- Changing Bed
- Defrosting Refrigerators/Freezer
- Cleaning Ovens/Stoves and China Cabinets
- Caring for House Plants
- Taking Out Garbage
- Oversee Home Deliveries and Home Maintenance
- Caring for Pets including Feeding, Exercising
- Cleaning; and much more.
Personal Care Services
Personal Care Services include assisting the client with tasks such as:
- Hair Care
- Cleaning Teeth/Dentures
- Tub, Bed or Sponge Baths
- Toileting Activities
- Lifts and Transfers
- Exercising, Walking) Eating or Feeding
- Monitoring of Vital Signs such as Blood Pressures, Pulse and Respiration; and much more.
In the cases when caregivers or family care providers needs to take breaks from caring for elder loved ones, respite care will be the temporary help they would need to seek. Whether that time off is for vacation or for an emergency, there needs to be a source like Dignity BayArea HomeCare Staffing that families can go to in order to get some temporary help or relief when caregivers need to take some time off.
Respite Care is also very helpful in maintaining the health of the caregiver. In home Respite Care like the ones provided by Dignity BayArea HomeCare Staffing also has a very positive affect on the health and wellbeing of the elder clients. The elder client gets to stay in familiar surroundings and in the comfort of their very own homes.
What are the advantages of hiring one of our caregivers for your Respite care?
- Your cherished one can stay in a comfortable environment, keep comfortable surroundings and regular.
- Care can be personalized for the individual.
- Respite gives you and your elder family member the chance to get to know each other’s.
- Become comfortable with you Respite caregiver, which can be useful for future caregiving needs.
- The home caregiver can assist with everything from, bodily tasks to errands, meal preparation, mature transportation and more. Your Respite caregiver will do the same tasks that your regular caregiver does but only in a temporary basis.
Even if you don’t require respite care in the meantime contemplate a test run or at least collect any info on respite options for your future needs. If you require emergency respite care, it’ll be a big relief to know you’ve done your homework beforehand. In home respite care can be provided around the clock, so if you’re hospitalized or dealing with any other emergency situation, care providers can offer a safety net for you or your loved one.
We work with you to establish safe and more comfortable environments, trusting relationships and techniques to maximize independence for as long as possible for those with Alzheimer’s disease. Our specialized approach of encouragement and assistance helps family members cope with the challenges of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia illnesses.
After an Alzheimer’s or dementia disease diagnosis, you believe the best care for your loved one is at home in familiar surroundings with less disruption in routines resulting in reduced confusion. Like the majority of devoted family caregivers, you take on the role of providing Alzheimer’s care. As a primary caregiver for someone with the disease, the effort begins to take a toll on your own physical and emotional health, family life and career. Families with the best intentions simply “burn out”. Neglecting other responsibilities, lacking confidence in care giving skills, and resenting demands placed on your time, are a few predominate feelings experienced.
As the day-to-day demands increase, you seek respite care, but no one seems to understand the specialized needs of your loved one. Looking for providers with dementia care experience is often challenging and frustrating.
Dignity BayArea HomeCare Staffing recognizes the importance of understanding and supporting those living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia illnesses.
Alzheimer’s care is often as important as healthcare, particularly when it enables a person with Alzheimer’s disease to remain at home. We work with you to establish safe and more comfortable environments, trusting relationships and techniques to maximize independence for as long as possible for those with Alzheimer’s disease. Our specialized approach of encouragement and assistance helps family members cope with the challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.
Contact us to learn more about our services, or to arrange for a free consultation.
Health Home Check
Health Home Check is a comfort service that provides a 15-20 minute face-to-face in-home visit. It may be used for medication reminders, to note and communicate anything out of the ordinary or of concern, or simply to ensure the senior is having a good day.