Comfort Keepers Provides Personalized In Home Care Services in Lakeland, Winter Haven, FL, and All of Polk County
Comfort Keepers provides comfort a variety of customized in home care services to meet the unique needs of each senior in Lakeland and Winter Haven, FL
Every client has unique home health care needs and situations, so our Comfort Keepers of Lakeland, FL office offers a full range of in home care services, including companionship and personal care services, to provide seniors with comfort at home by helping them stay independent.
Personal Home Care Services
Bathing, Grooming, and Hygiene
Comfort Keepers of Polk County, FL can help seniors feel positive about their appearance through bathing, grooming, and hygiene assistance. Bathing not only cleanses the skin, but goes deeper to refresh the spirit, provide relaxation, and stimulate circulation. Our caregivers are trained to make your senior feel comfort at home during this time to lessen any embarrassment or discomfort.
Mobility assistance helps seniors maintain as active of a lifestyle as possible when considering their ages, abilities, and overall health. There are many physical health benefits of keeping the senior mobile, including:
- Lowering blood pressure
- Improving digestion and sleep
- Increasing energy and stamina
- Strengthening the heart
Comfort Keepers of Polk County, FL can also accompany the client on a short walk, and provide encouragement and reminders to complete prescribed exercises.
Transferring and Positioning
Our caregivers are trained to move and place clients in the correct posture positions to promote health and safety. Proper transferring and positioning from or into beds and chairs offers comfort by eliminating pressure areas on the skin, reduces weakening and stiffening of muscles, and encourages proper breathing, digestion, and elimination.
Toileting and Incontinence Care
Our home health aides work to maintain the dignity and self-esteem of seniors and other adult clients as they assist with daily living activities. Through this caring approach, caregivers help lessen the embarrassment clients may feel associated with incontinence and need for toileting assistance.
Feeding and Special Diet
Some clients need help feeding themselves, and the loss of independent eating can be hard to accept. Our senior caregivers understand this and are particularly sensitive, making the extra effort that can turn mealtime into a more enjoyable social time. In addition, our home health aides will help ensure that their clients stay on prescribed diets to prevent or control a wide variety of medical conditions such as:
- Heart disease
- High blood pressure
Companionship In Home Care Services
Conversation and Companionship in Lakeland, FL
Our Comfort Keepers provide clients companionship, for instance, through conversation or when they sit down to share a meal. Social contact such as this is proven to enhance their comfort at home, their health, happiness, and quality of life.
Many seniors do not have the ability to shop for groceries and fix a well-balanced meal. Our elderly caregivers can prepare hot, delicious, nutritious meals based on their clients’ preferences to help them get the proper nutrition they need. Clients may help with meal preparation as their abilities permit.
Our home health aides will tend to the laundry either at their clients’ homes or a laundry facility, and will wash, dry, fold, iron, and put clothing away. We work to ensure that each client’s laundry is done according to his or her preferences.
Our light housekeeping senior care services cover most domestic tasks. Often seniors are able and want to join their caregivers in housework, which can help them feel useful and needed. These tasks include:
- Sweeping and mopping floors
- Cleaning bathrooms and kitchens
Please be advised that we do not provide outdoor cleaning or maintenance services.
Comfort Keepers will shop for groceries at the stores their clients prefer and run errands such as picking up prescriptions or going to the post office. Clients may choose to stay home or come along and help with shopping and errands as an excellent way to stay active and engaged. Comfort Keepers will use any coupons provided.
Our Comfort Keepers can provide incidental transportation senior care services for clients, allowing them the freedom to go shopping and attend other activities or get to medical appointments, the barbershop or beauty salon, and other places the senior chooses. Getting a senior out and about is good for the senior’s mind, body, and spirit.
Although Comfort Keepers cannot administer medications, they can help ensure that clients take their own medications as prescribed. Our caregivers can assist with opening medication containers, reading labels, and reminding their clients when it is time to take a dose.
Depending on the client’s needs, Comfort Keepers can provide care for just a few hours a week or provide full-time care services for comfort at home at all times. Through our 24-hour care service, a team of Comfort Keepers coordinates caregiving responsibilities in shifts. This offers clients and their families’ full-time peace of mind.
If you have any questions about our in home care service call us today at (863) 216-7102 or contact us for a free care consultation!