Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care in McKinney and Allen, TX & the Surrounding Areas
Comfort Keepers provides specialized Alzheimer’s Care and Dementia Care for your loved one in McKinney and Allen, TX and the surrounding areas.
Alzheimer’s disease and dementia cause challenges for both aging seniors and their families in McKinney, Allen, Frisco, Prosper, TX & the surrounding areas. Providing dementia care for a loved one with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease in the home can be physically and emotionally draining. We understand the challenges faced by family caregivers and can help ease the burden.
Comfort Keepers of McKinney, TX provides customized dementia care and Alzheimer's care for clients who are experiencing symptoms. Our home care providers are specially trained and ready to help.
Symptoms related to the early signs of Alzheimer's disease, like memory loss, confusion, mood swings, changes in personality, difficulty completing certain tasks or struggling to find the correct word in conversation could also be caused by a number of other medical or psychiatric problems. So it's important to start with uncovering the underlying issue by visiting the doctor for a full examination and a proper diagnosis.
What is Dementia Care and Alzheimer’s Care?
In general, dementia is a decline in mental ability, such as memory loss or an inability to complete familiar tasks, serious enough to interfere with a person’s daily life. Alzheimer's disease is the most common type of dementia, accounting for 50 to 80 percent of dementia cases. Our services help people with these symptoms by focusing on their remaining abilities and strengths, while assisting with tasks that have become difficult for the client to perform.
How Comfort Keepers Home Health Care Can Help
Due to impaired memory, judgment, and reasoning ability, people with dementia cannot manage or direct their own care. Because mom or dad cannot follow the medication instructions or nutritional regimes their doctors give them. They likely cannot recognize symptoms are progressing and may be getting out of control.
- help maintain a safe environment for the client.
- engage the client in activities that can stimulate the senses, such as music.
- provide meals and bathing assistance.
- support the client and family through the changing behaviors often seen with dementia.
We customize our in-home care to meet each client’s special needs, taking into consideration his or her health and ability. Depending on the client’s needs, Comfort Keepers can provide dementia care and Alzheimer's care for just a few hours a week or provide full-time, in-home care. Through our 24-hour senior care service, a team of care aides coordinates caregiving responsibilities in shifts. This offers clients and their families’ full-time peace of mind.
To learn more about our care services today, contact us or call (972) 347-0221 for more information.