Call Assisting Hands Home Care at (847) 595-1222 to schedule a free consultation about our 24/7 In-Home Care and Live-In Care Services in Lake Forest, Illinois and surrounding areas.
Many senior citizens and adults with disabilities prefer to live in their own homes and receive the care they need. Each case is unique as some may need light care and assistance while others may have conditions that require round the clock care. If you have loved ones suffering from dementia, physical disabilities, or chronic illnesses, they could benefit from having a professional caregiver present 24 hours a day.
At Assisting Hands Home Care, we provide 24-hour home care and live-in care services to help seniors and adults in Lake Forest, IL who could benefit from around the clock care. We will start with an evaluation of your loved one’s care needs and one of our caregivers will always be in the home to provide quality care and assistance. You and your family will have peace of mind knowing that your loved ones are never alone.
With our live-in care services in Lake Forest, one of our trained and licensed caregivers will live in the home with your loved ones. We typically assign two caregivers who will take turns living in the home for 3-4 days at a time. These services will ensure that your loved ones always have one of our caregivers in the home ready to help.
We will start by meeting with you and your loved ones for an evaluation of their care needs. Based on our evaluation, we will form a care plan that covers your loved one’s unique needs so that they can live safely at home. Our live-in care services can include a combination of personal care and assistance as well as help with certain household activities.
Our caregiver will be there in the morning to help your loved ones get out of bed and through their morning routines, including bathing and dressing. During the day, our caregiver will provide personal care as needed, medication reminders, meal preparation, transportation, and other help that may be needed. In the evening, we will help them get ready for bed and ensure that they get to sleep safely.
Our live-in care services can benefit seniors who have lost their spouse, live alone, or have recently been discharged from the hospital. Your loved ones will receive compassionate care and companionship and always have someone near in case of an emergency.
Preparing for Live-In Caregiver
With our live-in care services, our caregiver will live for 3-4 days at a time in the home, which means they will need to sleep at night. You must provide our caregiver with a private space to sleep and keep their personal belongings and allow them at least 5 hours of uninterrupted sleep. When it is time to switch, our caregiver will clean and prepare the space for the next caregiver.
24-Hour Home Care Services in Lake Forest
Our 24-hour home care services are more intensive as we will make sure that there is always an awake and alert caregiver present in the home, 24 hours a day. To do this, multiple caregivers will be assigned to your loved one and they will switch shifts every 8-12 hours. With this arrangement, you will not have to provide a private space for our caregivers to sleep.
Our 24-hour care services are beneficial for seniors with dementia, chronic conditions, and physical disabilities or limitations. There will always be a caregiver present and ready to provide care and assistance when needed and respond immediately if there is an emergency.
Call for In-Home Assessment
Providing adequate care for seniors and adults that need 24-hour supervision is difficult. At Assisting Hands Home Care, we can help ensure that your loved ones always have help present with our live-in and 24-hour home care services in Lake Forest, IL. Give us a call at (847) 595-1222 to set up a free in-home assessment.