Comfort Keepers Provides the Best Personal Care Services in Your Area of North Carolina
Customized in-home care & personal care you can rely on in Cornelius, Mooresville, and the surrounding communities
As aging loved ones reach their golden 70s or 80s, many of them rely on personal care services from a family caregiver if they wish to continue living independently at home. While this support typically involves assistance with cleaning, medications, errands, transportation, or cooking, there are seniors who struggle with mobility and various age-related challenges that make even the most basic tasks difficult to perform.
For instance, if you are providing care for a parent who is having a hard time with maintaining personal hygiene, Comfort Keepers can help by delivering a customized personal care plan that will ensure your loved one never has to worry about staying clean, well-groomed and fresh.
What Is Personal Care Services
To explain this caregiving term in simple words - personal care is designed to provide adequate support with hygiene and numerous related activities of daily living such as dressing, grooming and toileting. The level of assistance is tailored to a client’s unique needs and abilities, ranging from stand-by to full-on help.
Nonetheless, personal care from Comfort Keepers include so much more. Besides helping with basic hygiene, we can provide mobility assistance, fall prevention, transferring and positioning, toileting, and incontinence care, as well as feeding and special diet services.
If your loved one struggles with Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, or some other debilitating health issue, our personal care services will be focused on alleviating the symptoms and making their condition more manageable.
It Is All About Bathing & Hygiene
At Comfort Keepers, we want our elderly clients to look and feel their best. With this in mind, a trained care aide can help your loved one with their personal hygiene routines in a way that promotes dignity and overall wellness while seeking to minimize feelings of embarrassment and discomfort. Our personal care services typically consist of:
- Bathing or showering assistance
- Dressing, undressing, preparing for bed
- Putting on shoes and accessories such as belts, watches, jewelry
- Assistance with brushing teeth or cleaning dentures
- Brushing and styling hear
- Applying makeup and nail polish
- And more
It goes without saying that maintaining proper hygiene is all about consistency. By being able to bathe daily, or at least once in a few days, your loved one can improve their physical appearance, boost their self-esteem and stay healthy for longer.
Contact Comfort Keepers Today
Contact us online or give our local office a call at (704) 216-1152 to learn more about our personal care services and how we can help your mom or dad improve their overall wellness. We are here to answer all questions and offer to schedule a free care assessment anytime you want.