Dementia care is a specialized memory care service offering in home support for those with varying stages of dementia. The goal is to help those dealing with dementia maintain a high quality of life and allow them to remain as independent as possible. It is also designed to provide family caregivers with much needed respite, as looking out for loved ones with late stage dementia can turn into a full time job.
Dementia Care Services
At Nova Home Care & Staffing we fully understand the challenges that come with caring for those with dementia. With other types of senior care, physical limitations are most of what an in home caregiver will help with. However, with dementia patients, mental limitations are a major aspect and it comes with its own risks. So what are some of the specific services that we focus on with dementia care? Here are some of the major ones we provide on a regular basis:
- Preparation of healthy meals
- Wandering prevention
- Walking assistance
- Transportation (therapies, doctors appointments, etc.)
- Basic housekeeping and chores (laundry, cleaning dishes, vacuuming)
- Medication monitoring
- Bathing, dressing, and basic hygiene
Not all clients will require all of these services, but they are all available should they be required. The team at Nova Home Care & Staffing is made up of certified home health aides and skilled nurses that are trained and experienced in dealing with clients who suffer from dementia. No matter what stage of dementia your loved one is dealing with, we are equipped to provide the proper level of care.
Contact Nova Regarding Dementia Care
At Nova we will customize our care to meet every clients needs. We want to make sure your loved one feels as little change in their life as possible and we can plan around their lifestyle and preferences. Contact us today to learn more about our dementia care services.