How can we help?
Whether you’re looking for hourly or live-in care, meal preparation or personal care, Caregiving Services offers a wide range of options to provide you with the perfect senior care solution. Each with the same goal, to help improve the lives of seniors and their families.
At Caregiving Services, we have a supervisor on call
24 Hours a Day, 365 Days a Year.
Types of Care We Provide
Having a live-in caregiver creates a safe and predictable environment for your loved one to be independent at home, while minimizing costs. This type of care includes all activities of daily living, a specialized care plan for comfort and safety, and a care supervisor on call 24/7.
Whether your loved one needs assistance for 4 hours, once a week, or 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, our caring and compassionate staff are here to help. We offer flexible schedules with caregivers available days, nights, and weekends.
Everyone needs a break. Having a balance between taking care of yourself and your loved one can be challenging. Our caregivers can help restore that balance even if it is for a few hours a week, or a few days. They can assist with routine tasks around the house and provide full care for your loved one.
A consistent and healthy diet is an integral part to overall health and happiness. With meal preparation services, caregivers can provide healthy meals, taking dietary preferences and restrictions into consideration. This service can also include meal planning by providing simple recipes for quick, easy meal planning.
Not taking medications at the correct time or in the correct dosage can have major health consequences. With reasons for missing medications ranging from uncertainty of the proper administration to feeling better and ignoring the pills or simply getting distracted, a caregiver can help. Caregivers can ensure that your loved one is in compliance with all medications, verifying dosage and time. We can also prepare seniors for the week, setting up a medset or pillbox to help manage and verify medications are taken in the proper dosage and time.
In addition to assisting your loved one, caregivers can help maintain the cleanliness of the home, providing a safe, comfortable and healthy environment. Housekeeping duties can include:
- Dusting and vacuuming
- Bathroom cleanliness
- Bedroom cleanliness
- Kitchen maintenance, countertops and fridge
- Organizing clutter
- Taking out trash
- Washing dishes
- Pet care
Maintaining personal care and hygiene is an important part of overall health. Caregivers can help your loved one with hands-on support, or the peace of mind knowing someone trained is nearby to help. Personal care assistance includes:
- Assistance with bathing and grooming – shower, bed bath
- Personal hygiene – hair care, skin care, nail care, lotion, brushing teeth
- Bathroom assistance – continence, accidents, peri care, brief changing
Mobility and fall prevention are an important part of each individualized care plan. Well trained and experienced caregivers provide assistance with walking and transferring with clear communication and intent. This helps ensure safe movement and builds a trusting relationship. Caregivers can also help with light exercise or assist in following a prescribed routine. All of these services are completed using established fall prevention techniques, helping minimize the risk of a dangerous fall.
Caregiving Services offers transportation and errand support which can be crucial to your loved one maintaining their independence and safety. What was once an intimidating errand can be made simple with a licensed and insured caregiver. Whether it’s a trip to the grocery store or bank, an appointment at the doctor’s office or pharmacy, Caregiving Services is here to help.
Social interactions are great for boosting morale and stimulating the mind. Caregivers can assist with companionship and socializing or escorting your loved one to outings and events. They can also help plan social visits with friends and family or simply stay home playing board games, puzzles, etc. Using our Caregiver Compatibility Guarantee, we aim to find someone your loved one is happy to spend time with and can lean on for a source of comfort and support.
Research has shown that familiar surroundings play an important role in the wellbeing of those with Alzheimer’s and Dementia. A move to a nursing home or long-term care facility can trigger confusion, anxiety, stress and agitation. Our caregivers are specially trained to work with this aging population to ensure of familiar surroundings and plan of care.
Paying for Care Services
Caregiving Services is a preferred provider, partnering with many different insurance companies. We accept the following long-term care policies, ensuring timely reimbursement and care plan coordination.
Our TRUSTED, Insurance Partners:
If a long-term care plan is not established, home care services can be paid for directly by the patient and his or her family members. Rates start at $20 an hour and are adjusted based on the level and amount of care needed. Not only does having a caregiver in the home provide innumerable benefits to your loved one and family, it is often a less costly alternative to nursing homes or assisted living facilities.