At Home Elder Care Services & Interactive Caregiving™ in Livermore, CA
Proudly providing our distinctive approach to at home elder care services in Livermore, Alamo, Blackhawk, Concord, San Ramon, Antioch, Brentwood, Danville, Oakley, CA
Our dedicated caregivers, the special people we call Comfort Keepers®, transform day-to-day caregiving into opportunities for meaningful conversation and activities that engage and enrich the lives of seniors physically, mentally, socially, and emotionally. This is because we understand it is important to go beyond simply providing our at home elder care services for seniors by including activities that improve their overall health and happiness.
How Does It Make A Difference To My Loved Ones At Home Elder Care Services?
We believe Interactive Caregiving contributes to longer, healthier, more purposeful lives for seniors; in fact, many research studies point to the health benefits of active living in later life.
An Interactive Caregiving plan is created in addition to your loved ones at home elder care services plan based on his or her personality, unique interests, health, and abilities. This plan will include a variety of activities such as
- walks in the neighborhood
- working together on household chores
- preparing a meal
- discussing current events or personal interests
- reminiscing while viewing photo albums
- working on hobbies, puzzles or crafts
- going shopping or to church
- visiting a local senior center
- participating in civic group activities
- dancing to music
Each Comfort Keepers® office delivers essential personal care, companionship, and homemaker services that help seniors live happily at home, like other at home elder care services providers. However, with our Interactive Caregiving approach, we are able to raise seniors’ quality of life to a much higher level. The result? A healthier, safer, more fulfilling life for your loved one in the comfort of his or her home.
We are available to assist you by phone 24/7. Contact us at any time. We understand the fears and frustrations and we assure you that we can help. Call us today (925) 233-6048
Benefits of Interactive Caregiving
Professional at home elder care can be an effective way to enable seniors to remain in their homes while receiving the help they need to be safe and healthy. An essential element of effective in-home care in interactive caregiving provides for emotional well-being that is vital to increasing quality of life. Seniors can benefit in many ways from comprehensive care that includes interactive caregiving intended to meet physical, emotional, and social needs.
Interactive care includes the senior receiving care in activities and conversations. Therefore, rather than simply preparing a meal and setting it before the person receiving care, the caregiver will invite them to work in the kitchen side by side while enjoying the conversation. Each senior is encouraged to participate in household tasks as is appropriate for their capabilities. This fosters the building of a relationship and continued independence on the part of the care receiver.
Besides sharing household chores and personal care, interactive caregiving includes activities that any companion would typically enjoy with a friend. Seniors are encouraged to share hobbies, conversations, and activities that they love with their caregivers to increase their emotional well-being and mental state of mind.
Caregivers will even take companionship services beyond the home, escorting the seniors in their care to appointments and events. The senior receives reliable transportation and mobility services as needed, but they also enjoy having a friend at their side as they run errands or attend family functions. Leaving the home is safer and more enjoyable with a companion at their side.
Interactive care has few limits. Caregivers may begin reveling with their senior over old pictures, which could lead to listening to old music that is full of memories. Before you know it, they may even be sharing a dance in the living room.
For care that has the potential to truly optimize the quality of your loved one, choose interactive care that considers every aspect of senior life and well-being.