Companion Home Care in West Chesapeake, MD
Seniors who live alone in their home in Upper Marlboro, Odenton, Davidsonville and the surrounding areas can benefit from Companion Home Care
Do you have a senior loved one in the West Chesapeake area who lives alone? If that is the case, maybe you’ve become concerned about their health and wellbeing.
Mental stimulation and companionship is essential for a senior’s happiness overall wellbeing. As their health diminishes, the adults can find it difficult to cope with even the simplest housekeeping duties. This can result in his or her home becoming cluttered and messy, something that can have a disastrous effect on their emotions. Realizing that they’re no longer able of taking care of their home is likely to make them feel depressed.
Caregivers can assist with meal preparation, light housekeeping, and other tasks around the home. The primary goal of companion home care is to provide conversation, company, and security for independent seniors.
Many seniors do not have the ability to shop for groceries and fix a well-balanced meal. Comfort Keepers 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 Comfort Keepers will tend to the laundry either at their clients’ homes or a laundry facility, and will wash, dry, fold, iron, and put clothing away. Our companion care services help ensure that each client’s laundry is done according to his or her preferences.
Our light housekeeping 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 vacuuming, dusting, sweeping and mopping floors, and cleaning bathrooms and kitchens. Please be advised that Comfort Keepers 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 the shopping and errands as an excellent way to stay active and engaged. Comfort Keepers will use any coupons provided.
Our companion home care can include incidental transportation 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 Comfort Keepers can assist with opening medication containers, reading labels, and reminding their clients when it is time to take a dose.
24 Hour Home Care
Depending on the client’s needs, Comfort Keepers can provide care for just a few hours a week or provide full-time, senior home care services. Through our 24 hour home care service, a team of Comfort Keepers coordinates caregiving responsibilities in shifts. This offers clients and their families’ full-time peace of mind.
Our Comfort Keepers companion home care provides clients companionship, for instance through conversation or when they sit down to share a meal. Social contact such as this is proven to enhance seniors’ health, happiness, and quality of life.