The more we age, the more difficult daily tasks become. We start discovering changes happening to our body that were never there before. Reaching for that cereal box is more challenging than it looks, even walking up the stairs is a pain in the rear -- literally.
Maybe a bit of assistance in daily activities would give you peace of mind. Having someone take the weight of your loved one's responsibilities will not only let you breathe easier but help your senior still have the independence they deserve without burdening them with potential risks.
If you don’t like the idea of sending your loved one to either a nursing home or an assisted living home there are thankfully other options.
Uncover At-Home Care
Nearly 7 million Americans are involved in long distance caregiving to their seniors or loved ones. Distance is difficult.
Having a Professional Geriatric Care Manager be of assistance, enables thousands of seniors to stay at home safely and securely for as long as possible. Their job is to help individuals maintain their lifestyle that they have worked hard to earn while enriching their lives through social interactions. One main goal is to be able to build relationships that in turn help lower the risk of depression and loneliness.
A Hand to Hold Cares
A Hand to Hold is Atlanta’s leading provider of in home care services and assistance. Founded in 1999, A Hand to Hold offers many services for your elderly loved ones. Caregivers are highly trained, qualified and also supervised by a credentialed Care Manager who themselves specialize in senior care.
Caregivers go through a clinical care assessment, criminal background check and are drug tested. All are specialized in nursing, mental health and social work, allowing themselves to be always available and there when you need them.
A Hand to Hold will work with you to develop a personal care plan to ensure your loved ones gets the maximum care needed for their situation. Taking a holistic approach, A Hand To Hold takes time to understand your senior and their story.
Services You Can Count On
A Hand to Holds’ mission is to provide each senior with care that fits their specific needs. From care management to arranging a companion program, A Hand to Hold has numerous options, take a peek:
Hospital to Home Transition-
A Hand to Hold understands the importance of home. Providing transition care so your senior can recover in the comfort and privacy of their own home is just one of the ways they can help. A Hand to Hold also offers meal preparation, prescription pick-up, housekeeping and laundry.
Disability Care at Home-
Includes assisting in bathing, dressing, grooming, meal preparation, companionship and socialization, light housekeeping, errands and transportation, medication oversight and more.
Your seniors care is everything, let A Hand to Hold treat your loved one with respect and be more than a caregiver, but be a companion.