If you have a senior loved one that is aging at home and you live far away, 24-hour home care could help you and your senior parent. It’s normal for adult children who live far away to worry about their senior parent’s health and safety at home. With 24-hour home care, you won’t have to worry because you can be sure that your senior parent is getting the help and care that they need. Some of the benefits of 24-hour home care for seniors and their families include:
Updates Any Time Of The Day
Whenever you’re worried about your senior loved one you can call to get an update on their health or ask any other questions that you have about how they are doing. Someone will be there to talk to you about what is going on with your senior parent around the clock when there is 24-hour care. It will give you a lot of peace of mind to know that you will be able to reach your senior parent’s caregiver at any time.
If something does go wrong with your senior loved one’s health or if they have a fall or need to go to the hospital for any reason you can be sure that you will be notified right away when they have a caregiver in the house 24 hours a day. Your senior loved one will have someone in the house with them always to all for emergency help or let your senior loved one’s doctor know if there is a problem that needs to be addressed. And if your senior parent does have to go to the hospital they won’t have to go alone because a caregiver will be able to go with them. When you can’t be there a round the clock caregiver can be your best point of contact.
Someone To Handle Any Problems That Come Up
One of the biggest problems that seniors have with aging in place is that houses, especially older houses, have problems. Things break, sometimes big things. If there is a caregiver with your senior parent around the clock your parent won’t have to struggle to deal with things like a flooded bathroom, a stove that won’t work, the central air conking out, or the roof leaking. A caregiver can call someone to deal with the problem or let you know that there is a problem that needs to be fixed right away.
A Partner In Care To Keep Your Senior Parent Safe
The biggest benefit of having 24-hour care for a senior loved one is peace of mind. Peace of mind for you and peace of mind for your senior parent. Your loved one will know that they will have someone to help them whenever they need it. And you will know that your senior parent won’t have to face illness, accidents, or household problems alone.
If you or an aging loved one are considering non-medical in-home care in Scarsdale and Yonkers, NY, call Griswold Home Care
and speak to one of our caring staff members today. Call (914) 768-9065