As parents, grandparents, and loved ones grow older, there are a few important signs you should look for to ensure that they can still easily manage the tasks of daily life. Though they may seem like minor instances, there is some cause for concern when your loved one struggles to maintain their health and wellbeing. Here are a few signs to keep an eye out for, to be sure that your loved one is living their best life and receiving the proper care they’re entitled to.
Whether it’s missed appointments, difficulty remembering names, or even conversational confusion that you’ve noticed is happening more frequently, worsening memory and forgetfulness is often an indicator that your loved one may benefit from professional companion care.
Does your loved one struggle with physical tasks as simple as standing up or sitting down? Surely we can’t expect our elderly family members to perform at peak physical fitness levels, but when even the most simple of occupational tasks become to difficult to handle, it’s time to get your loved one the professional care they both need and deserve.
An unkempt appearance is another vital sign that your loved one may require the help of a home care professional. Whether they’re afraid of having a slip and fall in the shower while they’re living on their own, or they’ve begun having difficulty with the daily grooming process, a personal care expert has the knowledge and know-how to help your family member with tasks such as showering, getting dressed, and going to the lavatory.
Has your loved one started having more accidental slips, unexpected falls, or inexplicable bruises and injuries? Home care services can give them the support they need to help prevent a more severe accident, which could cause significant health complications.
Get the Care Your Loved One Needs with BrightStar Care
For our team of highly-trained caregivers and nurses along with our friendly staff at BrightStar Care of Lower Bucks / SE Montgomery Co., providing your family and loved ones with a higher standard of care and improving the quality of life for individuals is our primary objective.
Whether your loved one requires companion care to help out around the house, personal care services to aid with feeding and hygiene upkeep, or even 24-Hour Live-In Care, our caregiving professionals at BrightStar Care of Lower Bucks / SE Montgomery Co. have both the resources and experience necessary to help make life more manageable and enjoyable for all who are under our care.
If you feel that your loved one could use some extra help, please give us a call today at 215-750-8802 or fill out the contact form through our website to schedule your complimentary in-home assessment. Our friendly staff can be reached 24/7 and are able to provide immediate assistance for those in need of professional care services.