In Home Care For The Elderly in West Chester, PA
Comfort Keepers West Chester, PA offers a variety of customized care solutions to meet the unique needs of each senior
At Comfort Keepers of West Chester, PA we know that every client has unique needs and situations. That is why we offer the citizens of West Chester, PA with a full range of services, including companion care and personal care services to provide seniors with the right amount of support for safe, independent living at home. Services can be scheduled for as little as a few hours a week to 24 hour care, depending on the needs and abilities of your loved one. We will create a custom plan based on the needs and abilities of your loved one. Our in home care for the elderly includes:
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Personal Home Care Services
Comfort Keepers® caregivers can help a senior’s hygiene and overall health through bathing, grooming, and hygiene assistance. Bathing can not only clean a senior’s skin and improve their hygiene, but it can also improve their overall quality of life. Bathing and maintaining hygiene can raise a senior’s spirits, allow them to be more relaxed and keep them healthy. Our Comfort Keepers are trained to lessen any discomfort or embarrassment that a senior may feel when needing assistance in maintaining their hygiene.
Depending on the abilities of your loved one, mobility assistance may be required. This in home care for the elderly helps seniors maintain the lifestyle that they are used to living when considering their ages, abilities, and overall health. Keeping a senior mobile has many health benefits including increasing their energy level, strengthening the heart and lowering their blood pressure. Our experts will work to provide them with a safe environment in their home that allows them to move about without any hazards of tripping or falling. They will even go on short walks with seniors and encourage them to keep up with prescribed exercises from a doctor or physical therapist.
Comfort Keepers are trained to place and help seniors move into the correct posture positions. Correct posture positions help promote a senior’s health, safety and overall quality of life. Our team knows the proper methods for transferring and positioning from or into beds and chairs. These methods help keep muscles loose and relaxed, eliminate pressure areas on the skin, and encourage proper breathing, digestion, and elimination.
The main goal of our Comfort Keepers team is to maintain the dignity of seniors and other adult clients as they receive care. Our team is trained on how to properly assist a senior with their daily living activities. Asking for toileting assistance can be difficult, that is why our Comfort Keepers team works closely with clients to lessen the embarrassment clients may feel.
One of the most important forms of in home care for the elderly that we provide is help a senior with their dietary needs and assist seniors with eating their meals. The Comfort Keepers team is knowledgeable about creating nutritional and healthy yet delicious meals that seniors will enjoy eating. We work hard to make mealtime a more enjoyable and social time for seniors.
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Our Comfort Keepers team provides clients with companion care as part of our care solutions. This can include a conversation at mealtime or performing a senior’s favorite task together. We love working with seniors and performing their favorite tasks with them. This can include anything from taking a walk in the park or putting together a puzzle to going through photo albums of a senior’s life and reminiscing about the past. Social contact is proven to enhance a senior’s happiness, health and overall quality of life.
Many seniors do not have the ability to get out of the house and shop for groceries or fix a well-balanced meal. When purchasing and preparing meals, our home helpers will keep in mind any special diets or allergies that a senior may have. We even take into consideration a variety of medical conditions that your senior may have including high blood pressure, heart disease or diabetes. We encourage seniors to help with shopping and meal preparation as their abilities permit.
Our team will tend to the laundry either at a laundry facility or at a client’s home. As part of your services, we will wash, dry, fold, iron, and put clothing away. We also work to ensure that we do a senior’s laundry according to his or her preferences.
With in home care for the elderly, our Comfort Keepers team performs most domestic tasks. If they are able, we encourage seniors to assist with the housework as this can help them feel useful and needed. As part of our housekeeping services we perform tasks such as dusting, vacuuming, cleaning bathrooms and kitchens and sweeping and mopping floors. Please be advised that Comfort Keepers only performs tasks to assist with maintaining the inside of the house and do not provide outdoor cleaning or maintenance services. If you are looking for these services, Comfort Keepers would be happy to assist you in finding the right service for your maintenance needs.
Our Comfort Keepers team can shop for groceries and run errands for a senior. We encourage seniors to join our care aides when they go to the grocery store or run errands like going to the post office or picking up prescriptions. By joining their care providers on errands, this can be an excellent way for seniors to stay active and engaged. Our care providers will go to the stores that our clients prefer and use any coupons that are provided.
Our Comfort Keepers team can also provide incidental transportation for clients. A senior might not have the ability to drive any more nor have family or friends that are able to drive them to places they want to go when they want to go. Our transportation services allow them the freedom they are used to having to go shopping, go to medical appointments, go to the beauty salon or barbershop, attend other activities and go to other places the senior chooses. Getting a senior out and about is good for the senior’s mind, body, and spirit.
Even though our Comfort Keepers cannot administer medications, they can remind seniors to take their medications and ensure they take their own medications as prescribed. Our aides can also assist a senior with reading labels, opening medication containers, and reminding their clients when it is time to take a dose. As part of our care services, we also offer products that can be used to supplement our care that dispense medications for seniors and send notifications to a caregiver or loved one if a senior has not taken their medication.
One of the hardest types of care for families to provide to their loved ones is 24 hour companion care. Depending on the client’s needs, they may require around the clock care and Comfort Keepers can provide the full-time, care solutions that your senior needs. Through our 24 hour in home care for the elderly, a team of Comfort Keepers coordinates caregiving responsibilities in shifts. This offers clients and their families’ full-time peace of mind.