The Delicate in Home Senior Care Approach
Personal support plans for in home senior care by Comfort Keepers of Boise, ID
Many elderly seniors in Boise, Idaho, can age in their own place, even when they become less able. Comfort Keepers has been active in the local community for quite some time. We take great pride in helping some of the city's senior's live happy, independent lives in their own homes. Our wide variety of solutions in home senior care ranges from basic help to more complex 24-hour care plans. Whatever the level of support, it means the aging population of Boise, ID now get to choose where they live.
Here are a few of our services offered to the seniors of Boise:
- General care: light housework, laundry, errands, companion care, chauffeuring, etc.
- Nutrition: includes hydration, meal prep and special diet management
- Continence management
- Mobility and dexterity assistance;
- Home health care: complex, in home senior care nursing solutions
- Personal services: showering or bathing, dressing/undressing, toileting, etc
The Growing Need For Personal In Home Senior Care
The older we get, the less able we become. Not everyone needs home help as they age, but many do. It can be hard to accept assistance, especially at the more personal level. All the same, as people accept their predicament and agree to home help, life always changes for the better. When a client bonds with one of our compassionate Comfort Keepers, the magic happens. Even something as personal as bathing & grooming becomes a simple matter of routine.
Personal Care And Hygiene Defined
A personal Comfort Keeper cares; it's why they're in the caring profession. This means they're more than happy, and not in the least bit embarrassed, to bath and groom their clients. How much personal care someone needs depends on the person. What we do know is that seniors who maintain personal hygiene not only look good but they feel great too, and enjoy better health.
Here's a quick list of the most requested personal services in home senior care:
- Bathing, brushing teeth, denture care, etc.
- Dressing: including changing adult briefs if needed
- Grooming, skin care
- Perineal care
- Assisting with bedpans, commodes, urinals
- Transferring and repositioning
- Help with motion activities
These are all things that most of us don't have to give a second thought to. But for many older folks, they can become impossible tasks to manage alone. Our professional, personal care & hygiene plans help to keep seniors feeling comfortable, clean, and positive.
Contact us if you'd like to learn more of how our personal in home senior care plans can help you or a loved one. One of our Care coordinators will be happy to set up a free consultation. This will give you an opportunity to discuss personal, general, or more specialised in-home care solutions.
You can reach us at Comfort Keepers of Boise, ID. (208) 357-4595.