Posted on Jan 23, 2014
Peace of Mind Visits for Aging Loved Ones this Winter and in Home Elderly Care
The holidays are over and it’s time to get back to the daily grind. You may find yourself shuttling children to and from school, heading off to work, and getting groceries; all among many other daily chores. It may seem like there are just not enough hours in the day to accomplish all that needs to be done. It is not unusual for regular visits to an elderly loved on one to fall by the wayside. This doesn’t necessarily have to be the case. Peace of mind visits from Senior Helpers can give you the reassurance you need that your elderly loved one is doing well in their home; both emotionally and physically.
Peace of mind visits are in-home visits that are performed on a regular basis to assess your elderly loved one’s needs. The daily or weekly visit will reassure you that your loved one is taking the proper medications and that they are eating nutritious meals like they should. If needed, your elderly loved one can enjoy a freshly prepared meal and hygiene assistance if applicable.
Peace of mind visits are not just for beneficial for physical needs like food and hygiene. Your elderly loved one will feel better emotionally with a check in visit and conversation. Our services are flexible and can be arranged for as little as a few hours a week or as many as 24 hours a day, seven days a week, including holidays. Our caregivers can help with a wide range of activities including companionship, meal planning, preparation and clean-up, housekeeping, laundry, medication reminders, errands, shopping as well as escort to and from appointments and events.
It’s understandable that life gets busy. You can’t be everywhere at once; and you shouldn’t have to be. If you have an elderly loved one who lives a great distance from you; you both would benefit from a peace of mind visit from a compassionate caregiver from Senior Helpers. You will rest assured that your elderly loved one is eating nutritious meals and taking their medications. You won’t have to worry that during these bitterly cold winter months that your loved one is cooped up and lonely. Not having to leave the home to have some interaction is an added bonus to peace of mind visits.
If you would like to learn more about caring and consistent in home elderly care and the many benefits of professional senior care or dementia and Alzheimer’s care, call Senior Helpers of Minnetonka to speak to a senior care specialist today 763-219-4383! The compassionate senior care specialists at Senior Helpers can also guide you through the process of receiving the Veterans Administration Aid and Attendance Benefit if your elderly loved one is a veteran. In home senior care allows your loved one to stay in the comforts of their own home for as long as possible while receiving the level of care they need. Senior Helpers of Minnetonka provides a wide range of services including Alzheimer’s and dementia care, personal assistance, companionship, peace of mind visits and so much more to all areas of Bloomington, Minneapolis, Eden Prairie, Saint Paul, Minnetonka, Lakeland, and White Bear Lake, Minnesota.