The Benefits of an In-home Care Giver

By KSI Companion Care
December 15, 2017
Category: Companion Care
Tags: In-home Care  

As we age, daily tasks can become increasingly more difficult to manage. It can become more challenging to prepare meals, clean the in-home carehouse, and complete other daily activities, leaving many older individuals facing the possibility of leaving their homes for assisted living facilities. There is an alternative that allows you to remain in your home, though. An in-home care giver provides assistance with daily tasks so you can stay in your beloved home. Dr. Patrick Haydel and the staff at KSI Companion Care can arrange an in-home care giver in the Houma area for you.

Benefits

Having an in-home care giver offers several benefits. Major benefits include being able to retain your independence while remaining in the comfort of your own home. Rather than move in with other family members, or into an assisted living facility, you can continue living in the home you love. An additional benefit of having an in-home care giver is friendly companionship. An in-home care giver visits as many days a week as needed to provide personalized care and companionship in a friendly and respectful manner.

Services

The Houma area in-home care givers at KSI Companion Care provide a variety of services to help you or your loved one with daily tasks. Whether you or your loved one needs long-term assistance or just short-term help while recovering from an illness or injury, Dr. Haydel or another KSI Companion Care staff member can help you develop a care plan specific to you or your loved one’s needs. Examples of some of the different types of services an in-home care giver can provide include:

  • Companionship and conversation
  • Personal care or grooming assistance
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Medication reminders
  • Light housekeeping
  • Household chores
  • Laundry

Some of the service areas above include assistance with a range of tasks. For instance, personal care and grooming assistance can encompass helping with such tasks as brushing the hair, oral hygiene, or getting dressed. Meal planning and preparation can include such tasks as cooking, food clean-up, and washing dishes. Companionship and conversation might include engaging in hobbies, such as playing board games or helping with pets.

An in-home care giver provides a practical way to remain in the comfort of your own home even when life’s daily tasks become too difficult to manage alone. An in-home care giver helps with cooking, cleaning, and other tasks so you can continue enjoying the home you love. To arrange for an in-home care giver in Houma, LA, contact Dr. Haydel and the staff at KSI Companion Care by calling (985) 655-4444.

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