Reduce Ill-Effects of Isolation with Expert In Home Care in Secaucus, NJ
In home care provides companionship and social activity for seniors
Isolation among the elderly is not only a common problem, but often a deadly one. Studies show that isolation increases risk of mortality in seniors and is a contributing factor to decreased levels of overall mental and physical health, increased rates of depression, high blood pressure, need for long term care, dementia care and other quality of life hazards. In order to prevent isolation from having a severe effect on your senior loved one, consider how one of our custom in home care plans may be able to help.
Comfort Keepers offers a variety of companionship-based in home care options that can provide your loved one with the social activity your loved one needs. Our care specialists are trained to offer services like mobility assistance, meal preparation and light housework. As they provide these and other services, our care aides work to create bonds with their clients by talking to them, sharing stories, playing games and learning more about their thoughts, interests and feelings. This kind of in-depth interaction not only reduces loneliness for seniors, but has the added positive benefit of providing further insight into subtle health changes over time, which may increase quality of life overall.
Our expert senior care providers also incorporate our Interactive Caregiving philosophy into each senior’s in home care plan, which involves utilizing physical and social activity to improve quality of life and overall health. We are able to transport and accompany your senior loved one to various social activities, events and engagements to improve socialization not just with his or her care provider, but with the community as a whole. Whether your loved one wants a breath of fresh air at Buchmuller or Laurel Hill Park, or a trip to the Judith White Senior Center, our care assistants can help. We are proud to work with the greater Secaucus community so that we might provide an abundance of local resources for our senior clients.
Are you interested in learning more about how our expert in home care can help your senior loved one avoid the ill-effects of isolation? Contact our Secaucus office today by calling (201) 771-1908 or by filling out our online Contact Form to have a representative get in touch with you directly.