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Benefits of Professional Live in Senior Care

Benefits of Professional Live in Senior Care

We are discovering that there are many benefits of seniors living at home, and when necessary, professional in home help can help with the daily chores to make life easier on your loved one.  The benefit of seniors living at home is that everything is still readily accessible.  There have been studies that have shown a decline in overall health both emotionally and physically due to a life altering move to a nursing home or assisted living facility.  A move to a facility can be very confusing and unsettling, which can lead to feelings of depression and loneliness. With professional in home help, a senior is able to remain in the comforts of home while receiving the additional support they may need after hospitalization due to illness or surgery.  Sometimes it’s helpful to just have an extra hand to help around the house and keep up with chores like laundry, grocery shopping and housekeeping. 

The live in senior care specialists at Senior Helpers of Lake St. Louis understand the importance of having a caregiver your loved one feels comfortable sharing their home with and will work to make sure that the personalities are matched as best as possible.   Senior Helpers of Lake St. Louis hires only compassionate caregivers who truly love what they do.  You can trust that the caregiver that is perfectly matched to your loved one’s needs and personality will treat them like they are a member of their own family.  You won’t have to worry that there is a stranger in your loved one’s home because all caregivers are thoroughly screened, trained, background checked, insured and bonded.  Your loved one’s safety is a top priority.  Live in senior care usually consists of two or three caregivers who will stay with your loved one for a few days at a time and rotate.  Your loved one will need to provide a place to sleep and food for the caregiver staying in their home.  The compassionate and dependable caregiver from Senior Helpers of Lake St. Louis will make sure that your loved one is safe in their home.  These reliable caregivers are beneficial for medication reminders and will help to prepare nutritious meals for your loved one.   You and your family will have peace of mind that your loved one is taking their medications when they need to and that they are eating proper meals throughout the day. 

Live in senior care is a great solution for families who want to provide assistance to an elderly loved one but do not want to place them in an institutionalized living setting.  Seniors who are able to live in their beloved home and age in place tend to have a more positive outlook overall.  A life altering move to an assisted living facility or other institutionalized home can prove to be very detrimental to a loved one’s mental health, especially if they are coping with a dementia related disease like Alzheimer’s.  Even if your loved one is learning to live with dementia, they can remain in their home with the help of live in senior care from Senior Helpers of Lake St. Louis.  It is especially important for a loved one coping with dementia to keep life as routine and predictable as possible.   When you get in touch with a specialist from Senior Helpers, you will work to create a specialized plan that works best for your loved one and keeps them where they want to be; home.  

Healthy aging with Senior Helpers in home care includes light housekeeping, meal preparation and companionship.  If you would like to learn more about caring and consistent in home help and the many benefits of professional elderly care or dementia and Alzheimer’s care, call Senior Helpers to speak to a senior care specialist today 636-695-3140!   Live in 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 Lake St. Louis provides a wide range of services including Alzheimer’s and dementia care, personal assistance, companionship, and so much more to all areas of Washington, Wildwood, Union, Lake St Louis, Ferguson, Jennings, Florissant, Warrenton, O'Fallon, Wentzville, Hazelwood, Elsberry, Troy, Services Downtown City of St Louis and North St Louis .