Comfort Keepers Is Proud to Provide Alzheimer's and Dementia Care for Our Westerville, OH Neighbors
Providing Alzheimer's and dementia care for a loved one tends to be more challenging than many family members who choose to do so understand. The first stage is generally not an issue, but by the time their loved one has reached the second stage and the going gets a little tougher, many find they can no longer cope without a little extra help such as Comfort Keepers of Westerville, OH can provide.
What You May Not Know About Alzheimer's Disease
- The U.S. is home to over 5.8 million seniors with Alzheimer's disease.
- The world is home to over 50 million seniors with Alzheimer's disease.
- In America, one person is diagnosed with Alzheimer's every 65 seconds.
- In the world, one person is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease every 33 seconds.
- The world has spent over $1.1 trillion on research, Alzheimer's and dementia care.
No matter how you look at the numbers, they are frightening. To date, there is no cure for Alzheimer's disease. It is a progressive mental disorder that can leave a person unable to function. Current figures show that this problem is only going to get worse over the course of the next 30 years. When you stop to consider how much providing Alzheimer's and dementia care costs, it's no wonder so many families choose to care for their loved ones.
There Is No Reason to Be Overwhelmed
As professional caregivers, we understand the challenges of providing seniors with Alzheimer's and dementia care. If you have become the caregiver for your elderly family member suffering from this debilitating condition, you may already know how much hard work goes into doing so. At first, it might seem as though you can handle it, but as the disease progresses, you may find yourself at wit's end. Before you let this happen, why not let Comfort Keepers provide you with a caregiver who can be there to help.
Your Loved One Needs to Be at Home
While there may not be a cure for Alzheimer's disease and the dementia that goes with it, the one things you can do to make your loved one's life more enjoyable is to make it possible for them to continue living at home. The more time they can spend in the warmth of a loving family, following a daily routine, the less anxiety, and confusion they are likely to feel.
Our Caregivers Offer Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Services
At Comfort Keepers, we have been helping families provide Alzheimer's and dementia care for their elderly loved ones for decades. We can provide you with a caregiver who has received specialized training in how to work with those suffering from Alzheimer's disease and their families. Our caregivers offer a range of specialized services, including:
Education – our caregivers are always happy to provide you with tons of knowledge and specialized training to help you provide the best possible Alzheimer's and dementia care for your loved one.
Brain exercises – if you want your loved one to stave off the damage caused by Alzheimer's disease; they need to keep their mind active. Our caregivers can provide a selection of mental exercises and games designed to this.
Personal care – our caregivers offer a range of personal care services, including bathing, grooming, incontinence care, and more.
Homemaking care – our caregivers offer a variety of homemaking services, including light cleaning, preparing nutritious meals, laundry, and more.
Records – if you want your loved one's doctor to know what adjustments to your loved one's Alzheimer's and dementia care plan, you and our caregiver must keep accurate records. The more accurate the better.
Transportation – our caregivers can provide your loved one with a range of transportation services such as rides to medical and dental appointments, the senior center, or simply out for a ride. They can also take care of things like shopping for groceries.
When you need a little extra help providing your loved one with Alzheimer's and dementia care services, you can count on Comfort Keepers of Westerville, OH to provide you with a caregiver who has received training in working with those suffering from this debilitating condition. Please contact us at (614) 699-6786 and let us schedule your appointment with one of our senior advisors who specializes in caring for those with Alzheimer's disease.
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