In Home Elderly Care Provides Companionship for Seniors in Wichita, KS
Comfort Keepers incorporates companion care into all in home elderly care plans.
While independent seniors may be able to care for themselves mostly on their own, assistance from in home elderly care providers can give seniors much-needed companionship.
An in home elderly care provider can help your senior mom or dad with chores and activities around their home. The conversation, company, and security provided by a senior caregiver can keep your loved one safe in their homes longer.
In home elderly care involves more than tending to physical needs. Mental wellness and socialization are important aspects of a comprehensive senior home care plan. Our Comfort Keepers provide seniors companionship through a conversation when they sit down to share a meal or are simply spending time around the house.
A nutritious diet is critical to leading a healthy life. At Comfort Keepers, caregivers are prepared to make meals based on their clients’ preferences and help them get the proper nutrition they need. If a client enjoys cooking and baking, a caregiver can also work in tandem with a client during meal preparation as their abilities permit.
Laundry & Light Housekeeping
Our Comfort Keepers will tend to the laundry either at their clients’ homes or a laundry facility, and will wash, dry, fold, iron, and put clothes away. Often seniors are able and want to join their caregivers in housework, which can help them feel useful. These tasks include vacuuming, dusting, sweeping and mopping floors, and cleaning bathrooms and kitchens.
Errands and Transportation
Comfort Keepers can run errands such as picking up prescriptions or going to the post office. When running these errands, a client may choose to stay home or come along and help with the shopping, offering them a great way to stay active and engaged within the community. Our Comfort Keepers are also happy to provide incidental transportation for clients, allowing them the freedom to go shopping, get their hair done, get to medical appointments or other activities.
Although Comfort Keepers cannot administer medications, our caregivers can help ensure that medications is taken as prescribed. Our Comfort Keepers will happily assist with the opening of medication containers, reading of prescription labels, and providing reminders when it has come time to take a dose.
24 Hour Home Care
Depending on your needs, Comfort Keepers caregivers can provide in home elderly care for just a few hours a week or provide around-the-clock, 24-hour a day care. Through our 24 hour care, a team of Comfort Keepers coordinates caregiving responsibilities in shifts, providing full-time coverage. This specific care offering presents clients and their families’ with peace of mind in the morning, afternoon and evening.
If you would like to learn more about integrating companionship into your senior's Comfort Keepers personalized care plan, please contact us today! We are happy to assist you at any time.