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Benefits of In Home Senior Care

Benefits of In Home Senior Care

In some families, there tends to be a primary caregiver who is there for many of a loved one’s daily needs.  You may be the primary family caregiver and discover that your own life responsibilities added to your loved one’s needs are adding up.  This may make you weary and you may feel run down.  In home care for elderly provides the respite you need.  It is important to realize that you are not alone.  Taking care of an elderly loved one can be very taxing.  In home care for elderly from Senior Helpers of Lake St. Louis provides the break that you need to recharge and enjoy your loved one’s company when you visit.  Respite care is also beneficial to your loved one because they will not feel like a burden to you.  In home care for elderly from Senior Helpers of Lake St. Louis gives you the break you need and gives the rest of your family some peace of mind.

 There are many benefits when it comes to in home senior care.  One key factor is that it is delivered right to the comforts of home.  For an elderly loved one who is recovering from a recent illness or injury, remaining in their familiar home environment has been shown to greatly improve their overall outlook on life.  There is abundant evidence that patients heal more quickly at home.  The newest senior generation has expressed a desire to remain at home for as long as financially and physically possible.  In home senior care by Senior Helpers guarantees they can keep their independence while receiving the type of senior care they require.  With some assistance, seniors can continue to function as viable members of society.

In home senior care by Senior Helpers of Lake St. Louis allows your loved one the most freedom when compared to being in a hospital or nursing home. Assisted living facilities and nursing homes have a more regimented, regulated environment that will not allow for much leeway when it comes to your loved one’s care.   Unlike most other forms of elderly care, in home senior care reduces stress and provides the type of support that can bring families together.  There is very high consumer satisfaction associated with care delivered in the home.

Another benefit of receiving in home senior care by Senior Helpers of Lake St. Louis is the one on one basis of services.  All care plans are created to meet the individual needs of your loved one.  A personalized care plan helps your loved one to feel like more than a number in a long line of other patients waiting to be served, like in a nursing home.

Senior Helpers will match your loved one with a professional caregiver who can offer all types of assistance. Whether your loved one is recuperating from an illness, injury, or accident, or is simply unable to perform daily tasks on their own, a reliable caregiver is there to help.  Assisted living at home with Senior Helpers of Lake St. Louis provides not only care and assistance, but also companionship.  Various activities like reading with your loved one, playing cards or taking at trip to the mall or park, all lead to increased self-esteem and a higher quality of life.   In home senior care and in-home assisted living 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. When you and your family are considering the many options available to help your elderly loved one cope with Alzheimer’s or other dementia related disease, look to Senior Helpers of Lake St. Louis, to make a customized care plan complete with Senior Gems geared to their ability level.  Senior Helpers of Lake St. Louis proudly offers in home senior care 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 .  Services are available on a long- or short-term basis with no contract to sign and flexibility in scheduling.  For more information about how assisted living at home will benefit your loved one, call 636-695-3140 to speak to a senior care specialist today!