Around-the-Clock Live-In Care for Cedar Falls Seniors
As seniors age, medical conditions, forgetfulness, and fragility sometimes make it difficult to live independently. Even small changes can quickly add up to significant challenges, and this sometimes means 24-hour assistance is necessary if the goal is to continue aging in place. At Home Care Assistance of Cedar Falls, IA, our professional live-in caregivers provide around-the-clock assistance, companionship, and emotional support in the comfort of home. One-on-one care is customized to meet the client’s exact needs so routines and schedules are uninterrupted and the senior continues to lead a more independent lifestyle. Seniors enjoy the comfort of knowing help is always available and that, even in an emergency, a caring individual is right by their side.
Live-In Care Makes Managing Daily Tasks Easier
Every senior has unique care needs, and the most effective live-in care plans take a personalized approach to addressing these needs. At Home Care Assistance in Cedar Falls, our Care Managers work with seniors, their family members, and other involved professionals to develop the right live-in care plan to support their specific situation. Our live-in care plans offer support with a variety of non-medical tasks, including:
- Meal preparation, feeding, and special diet requests
- Ambulation, transfers, and positioning
- Hygiene, including bathing and grooming
- Light housekeeping and laundry
- Grocery shopping and other errands
- Scheduling medical appointments
- Medication reminders
- Supervision and companionship
Strong Caregiver/Client Bonds Are an Important Aspect of Live-In Care
In additional to individual care needs, seniors also have unique personalities. Finding a match based largely on personality encourages bonding between the caregiver and client and makes the home care experience more enjoyable and more successful. Cedar Falls Home Care Assistance matches caregivers with seniors based on personality traits, likes and dislikes, hobbies, interests, and specific care needs. As our turnover is low, many of our caregivers remain with their clients for years. This level of consistency takes 24-hour in-home care to the next level and helps seniors feel valued, respected, and accepting of necessary support.
Our Live-In Caregivers Stay Up to Date on Their Training
When a senior lives alone, family members often worry. Simply knowing someone is there to provide companionship, prevent falls, and assist in the event of an emergency can be reassuring. At Home Care Assistance Cedar Falls, our professional live-in caregivers meet the needs of seniors safely and efficiently. Additionally, each caregiver participates in ongoing training to keep them abreast of advances in the senior care industry. Programs like our Cognitive Therapeutics Method and Balanced Care Method are part of this training and are implemented into our clients’ care plans. This empowers caregivers to provide well-rounded, effective care that keeps seniors safe and enhances quality of life.
If your aging loved one has reached a time in life when 24-hour care is necessary, Home Care Assistance is prepared to help. To learn more about our nationally recognized live-in care programs, call 319-260-2222 and schedule a complimentary, no-obligation consultation with one of our Care Managers.