In-Home Alzheimer's Care Services
Often times, after someone has been initially diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or similar related illness, one’s family is faced with a difficult decision about how and what kind of care their loved one needs. The children of these elderly patients with Alzheimer’s often work full-time and have children of their own at home to care for, this adds new stresses to the family. In cases where families are separated from each other by long distances, these choices about memory care and dementia and Alzheimer’s home care become that much more difficult. We want you to know that you are not alone. Here are some facts about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia.
There are over 4.5 million people in the U.S. that have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.
About one in ten seniors over age 65 have Alzheimer’s.
For people over the age of 85, over 50% percent of them are suffering from a form of dementia or Alzheimer’s disease.
Sensitive Homecare Agency elderly Memory Care services allow your loved one to maintain their independence at home, keep up with their daily routines, and visit their friends by remain in their own familiar surroundings. Home care avoids this trauma of being relocated into a new home. Familiar surroundings can help patients with memory problems.
Alzheimer's Care Service from Sensitive Homecare Agency
Our trained staff has extensive experience in helping individuals and their families who live in Georgia. Our caregivers are trained to help individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. Sensitive Home Care Agency provide services that:
Provides medication reminders, assistance or administration
Helps with the daily activities of living such as bathing and dressing
Provides relief to the individual’s caregivers by assisting with routine home management issues such as housekeeping or laundry.
Creates and maintains a safe and calm environment.
Meaningful activity helps with maintaining memories. Maintaining a meaningful connection between caregivers and Alzheimer’s or dementia sufferers is important. For seniors affected by dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, or dementia. When memory problems first appear, an individual may have a problem processing information, or have trouble concentrating, or find it difficult to remember simple things, places, persons, or events. As the disease gets progressively worse, individuals may become so incapacitated by memory loss issues that they become unable to care for themselves anymore. In these cases, in-home caregivers provide well-needed support to families who have a loved one who is suffering from memory loss. Our home care team can provide these essential services without moving an individual from their home or residence facility. We find that keeping Alzheimer’s patients in their familiar surroundings keeps them comfortable and helps them with remembering.
Specialized Caregivers with Alzheimer’s Certification
When your loved one has Alzheimer’s or memory loss, Sensitive Homecare Agency is here to help seniors within our service areas. Our team of qualified and compassionate caregivers is specially trained to help seniors with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Our caregivers provide in-home care and companionship for seniors with memory loss. Our Alzheimer’s home care aides help seniors with maintaining health and keeping medical appointments, establishing regular routines, eating schedules, and tasks of daily living, as well as performing light-housekeeping, medication reminders, and meal-preparation.
Without the help of a home caregiver, a family’s efforts to assist their loved ones with memory loss and dementia care can be very challenging, especially when emotions are involved. When an elderly family member experiences confusion, has mood-swings, suffers from withdrawal, or is caught out wandering around, everyone in the family suffers. If this is happening to you and you feel overwhelmed with the care that your loved one needs, we’d be happy to speak to you about our in-home care options for individuals suffering from dementia or Alzheimer’s disease so that you will be prepared in the future when caregiver help becomes necessary.
Sensitive Homecare Agency understands the challenges of caring for a loved one who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. Tasks that were once simple can become challenging, and at times unmanageable. Our dementia and Alzheimer home caregivers can help.
Family members providing care to loved ones who have Alzheimer’s are more likely to experience high levels of stress, anxiety, and depression. Our staff, which has extensive experience caring for individuals with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia in their homes, can provide well-needed breaks, which will benefit the family caregiver, the care recipient, and the rest of the family.
Additional Home Care Services for Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia:
Call us today for insurance verification to setup home care services for Alzheimer's Home Care at 404-429-0631.