Are your loving aging parents slowly experiencing dementia? Do they need additional care due to an injury related to a fall? Has your aging parent’s current situation put you in the position of being the primary caregiver? You are not alone!
According to a joint study by the National Alliance for Caregiving and the AARP, 29 percent of the U.S. population, which is more than 65 million people, spends at least 20 hours a week caring for ill, disabled, or older family members or friends. Yes, caring for an aging parent presents a variety of challenges, which put you at odds with your other obligations, like work and family. This is the reason, why home health care in Massapequa is popular today!
What you can expect from home health caretaker?
The caretakers can deliver a wide range of home health care services in NY all in the comfort of home. They create care plans that meets you and yours parent’s needs. Here are some typical in-home services.
Meal preparation: They will help seniors maintain good nutrition for healthier living
Light housekeeping: They provide vacuuming, dusting, sweeping and mopping floors, cleaning bathrooms and kitchens, taking out the trash, straightening rooms, and other services too.
Medication reminders: The home health caregivers remind the client to take medications and assist in opening medication containers and reading labels.
Grooming And Dressing Guidance: Buttoning clothing, tying shoes and putting on socks.
Transportation: Wherever the client likes or needs to go, they will take your parents to doctor appointments, barbershops, beauty salons, shopping,
Personal care: Supervision and assistance with personal care such as bathing and toileting
So, now it’s your turn, reach out and hire a caretaker to care your parents who have loved and cared for you all these years.