A Helping Hand Home Care employs a staff of dedicated caregivers that is thoroughly screened and credentialed, a process that includes a completed application, phone evaluation, personal interview, professional and peer reference verification, extensive background investigation, skill demonstration, initial and annual competency exams.
For those Individuals and families who require more attention, A Helping Hand Home Care specializes in independent living services that can provide tranquility and peace of mind. Get rest while assured that your relative is assisted as often as needed.
Our caregivers can provide around the clock companionship and observation for safety during hospital stays. Plus, many residents of assisted living or nursing home facilities rely on A Helping Hand Caregivers to provide the personal one-to-one attention they deserve.
PARKINSON’S DISEASE CARE
People living with Parkinson’s disease have unique needs and challenges. We understand and specialize in making life with Parkinson’s easier. Our Caregivers have experience caring for individuals living with Parkinson’s disease. They understand the physical, social and emotional struggles that must be confronted each day from: Motion and motor impairment (tremors, akinesia [slow movement], muscle rigidity, erratic and freezing gate, speech impairment, swallowing difficulties, changes in sensation, incontinence or constipation, Parkinson’s related dementia and paranoia.
If your loved one is living with Parkinson’s, let us provide a caregiver to assist with daily activities and ease the physical burden on spouses and family. An in-home care aide helps you maximize your independence while you continue to live in the comfort and familiar environment of home. When choosing between in home care and a nursing home facility, the right choice is the one that lets you do the activities you enjoy and be with the people you love. Home care is an affordable support service that preserves your independence, and enables you to stay connected to the things matters most.
In-home Caregivers are able to provide care and assistance through all stages of Parkinson’s:
- Fall and Injury Prevention
- Exercise Assistance
- Assistance with speech
- Calming Stress and Anxieties
- Maintaining Home Safety
- Meal Preparation & Nutrition
Don’t go it alone. If your loved on is living with the effects of Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia, it can take a tremendous toll on your own physical and emotional well being. We understand the unique challenge that Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia present to families and their loved ones. Caregivers with this specialized experience are patient, respectful and compassionate. They encourage and assist seniors in coping with dementia while enabling them to continue doing what they can on their own.
In home Caregivers are able to provide care and assistance through all of the stages of Alzheimers and dementia:
- Handling changing behaviors
- Creating social interaction
- Engaging in mind stimulating activities
- Supervising daily activities
- Ensuring environment safety
- Mental Exercises
We provide transportation to ensure that individuals can continue doing what they like, for as long as possible, while remaining independent. We believe that remaining socially active is very important and helps promote health and well being.
- We can take you to:
- Physician appointments
- Visit family and friends
- Hair Salon
- Grocery Shopping
- Play bingo or cards
- Social events
- Any other need