As with all serious situations in life, everyone has a different response. Charlotte seniors newly diagonsed with Parkinson's disease is no exception. If you are younger and diagnosed, it can feel like the biggest punch to the gut. If you are older and have been experiencing symptoms for years and could not decipher what the issue was, you may feel a sense of relief in finally knowing. One thing is for certain. Charlotte senior, you are not alone! There are many resources and communities out there to educate and support you!
For more information and support for Parkinson's Disease, visit your local chapter.
BrightStar Care of Charlotte, NC proudly provides Home Health Care and Support for the elderly and children, including 24 hour skilled nursing and support in senior independent and assisted living communities. Additionally we provide Medical Staffing and In-Home Physical Therapy for pediatric, adult and geriatric patients, Companion and Personal Care for Seniors with Alzheimer’s or Dementia. We also provide Home Child Care, Sitter and Nanny services for Children and Support for New Mothers and children with special needs. We support Veterans and accept most Long Term Care Insurance benefits, provide Hospice care, Live-in care, CNA, Caregiver, RN, LVN, RN Supervision, Compassionate Care, and Compatibility Guarantees. Other services include safe discharge and transportation from the hospital or rehab facility, Post Op care both short and long term, Pre Operation and preparation help and assistance, and client monitoring for out-of-town family members. Proudly serving Myers Park, South Park, Ballantyne, Charlotte, Waxhaw, Pineville and Monroe.