Elder Care

Elder Care

Supporting your independence holistically & compassionately. Our ultimate goal is to improve your quality of life providing care in a kind, sensitive and understanding manner.

 

Elder Care Services:

Your safety and privacy should not be compromised because your daily activities, such as bathing and dressing, are not as easy as they used to be. We provide the Personal Care Services you need – the way you want it done – to help you make the most of each day!

Our Personal Care Services include:

  • Morning Care and Bedtime Care
  • Help with specific exercises to stay active
  • Help with bathing
  • Help with toileting
  • Help with dressing
  • Medication reminders
  • Skin care
  • Personal grooming
  • Oral hygiene
  • Perineal care

Your home is an extension of yourself. Receiving proper Home Support Services is critical to maintaining a comfortable, safe, and clean home.

Our Home Support Services may include the following tasks:

Clean the kitchen

  • Wipe down all surfaces
  • Outside of appliances
  • Wipe outside of cupboards
  • Clean sink
  • Wash floors
  • Wipe kitchen table and chairs

Clean the bathrooms

  • Wipe down counter tops
  • Clean inside/out of toilet
  • Clean sinks
  • Clean bathtub/shower
  • Clean mirrors

Clean all other rooms

  • Dust all surfaces (table tops, lamps, etc.)
  • Vacuum/ mop all floors
  • Wipe all door knobs
  • Change garbage bags and store in designated area (i.e. garage)

All the Extras

  • Change bed linens
  • Doing  your laundry
  • Sweeping balcony or front walk
  • Pet care – taking animals for walks, feeding
  • Put all supplies and equipment neatly away
  • Water plants

 

Social interaction with a warm and friendly companion can be essential to anyone’s emotional and mental well-being. We understand that you don’t just need a friend. You want to ensure that someone is looking out for your safety, can help you on outings, and ensure that all the little things around the house are complete.

Our Companion Care Services include:

  • Companionship while in hospital or at home
  • Cueing and supervising all Activities of Daily Living
  • Light meal preparation and supervison
  • Preparing grocery lists and grocery shopping
  • Accompaniment on outings & appointments
  • Regular home safety Inspections
  • Assist with care of pets
  • Assisting with hobbies and crafts
  • Interactive activities

Caregiver Relief

On occasion, you may need and benefit from a break from caring for a loved one.  Services can include over night stays. Ask about our rates.

Holistic Modalities

Our massage therapists, holistic estheticians and complementary care providers will help to promote your independent lifestyle through these services:

  • Massage therapy
  • Aromatherapy
  • Jin Shin Do Acupressure
  • Medical Qigong Therapy & Classes
Ask about our homecare rates for these holistic modalities.
Health is “a state of complete, physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity”.
- World Health Organization
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