At Home Caregivers Provide Grocery Shopping For Aging Adults In Rapid City, SD and Surrounding Areas
Trained at home caregivers from Comfort Keepers in Rapid City, SD help seniors effortlessly get essential groceries
Adequate nutrition is of great importance when it comes to maintaining quality of life of older adults who continue to live independently at home. However, the work that goes into preparing healthy, home-cooked meals can be too strenuous for some aging adults to handle. Due to the very process of aging and various medical issues seniors often live with, many elderly individuals find it difficult to prepare meals and keep their kitchen area spotless as they used to.
As a consequence, these seniors often turn to processed foods, takeaway meals, and frozen TV dinners, which can further deteriorate their health or lead to new medical complications such as elevated blood pressure, diabetes, and so on.
An essential piece of this puzzle, one that many seniors struggle with, is simply acquiring fresh produce from the local farmer’s market or grocery store. At Comfort Keepers of Rapid City, our seasoned at home caregivers provide grocery shopping assistance and make sure local seniors get the foods they need to get proper nourishment and stay healthy for longer.
A Grocery Shopping List Based on Your Loved One’s Nutritional Needs and Preferences
As you might have guessed, the one-size-fits-all approach cannot work for grocery shopping because each senior has their own favorite dishes, preferences, nutritional needs, as well as dietary restrictions. With this in mind, our knowledgeable at home caregivers will work with you and your loved one on drafting shopping lists to include favorite, physician-approved ingredients and groceries. We are dedicated to helping your parent preserve their health by eating tasty, well-balanced meals they truly enjoy.
Fetching Additional Items Along the Way
While going out to shop for groceries, assigned at home caregivers can also purchase other essential household items for your parent. This can include soap, shampoo, and other hygiene products, cleaning supplies and agents, garbage bags, and more. Moreover, as pharmacies are often located near big grocery stores, prescription pickup and delivery can also be arranged.
Assisting with grocery shopping is just one of many services from Comfort Keepers designed to make your loved one’s life at home more independent and enjoyable.
Call our Rapid City office today at (605) 277-1870 to learn more about our customized in-home care services and how our trained at home caregivers help seniors in the area. Comfort Keepers is here for you!