Are you a legal guardian of a incapacitated person looking for long-term care? There are a few choices to choose from, and each have can have its advantages and disadvantages according to Care.com.
- Telephone Call Assurance – automatic telephone system checking in on the senior and reminding them of medication. However, no immediate access or help if there is a problem, difficult to support someone who is incapacitated.
- Respite Care – Short-Term care solution relieving any primary caregiver. Good for emergency, leave of absences, or help avoid caregiver burnout.
- In Home Caregivers/Companions – Personal, individualized care that allows seniors to remain at home and independent, rather than an unfamiliar environment of an assisted living facility. In some cases, the concept of having a stranger in the home might be difficult for the senior.
- Nursing Facility/Assisted Living – Constant care available. Easy ways to socialize with other seniors, but it can be very expensive.
For the most personal and attentive care, A-1 Home Care in Burbank believes in home care is the best choice for someone who is incapacitated because the person can remain independent while staying at home. Moreover, our caregivers are able to assist with transportation, shopping, light housekeeping, and other chores around the home. The social stimulation of having another person around can be great for the care recipient as well.
Our company has been around since 1991, so we remain to be the trusted caregiving source around the communities of Burbank, Glendale, Altadena, Pasadena, San Marino,La Cananda, San Marino, Studio City, and surrounding areas. Whether it is Alzheimer’s Care, Parkinson’s Care, Brain Injury Care, Post Stroke Care, or other care scenarios, A-1 Home Care is confident in bringing you the best quality in home care service around town.