Assisting Hands provides live-in care and 24-hour home care services to help seniors and adults in Chesterfield, VA area who need 24-hour care and assistance. With these services, one of our licensed caregivers will always be in the home of your loved ones, 24 hours a day.
Many families can accommodate the needs of their loved ones If they need help with chores, rides, or other tasks around the house. However, it is very difficult for families to accommodate their loved ones needs if they have an illness or chronic condition that requires 24-hour assistance. In these cases, it is beneficial for the family to reach out to a professional who can help provide 24-hour care.
At Assisting Hands, we provide live-in care and 24-hour care services in Chesterfield, VA area to help those who need someone present 24 hours a day. Our trained and licensed caregivers will be in the home of your loved ones to respond any time to provide assistance or react to emergencies.
Live-In Caregiver – Chesterfield, VA
One of the care options we offer is our live-in care services in which one of our caregivers will live in the home of your loved one. We will assign two caregivers to help with the live-in care services and they will take turns living in your loved one’s home, alternating every 3-4 days. You and your family will have peace of mind knowing that our licensed caregiver is always in the house to provide assistance and respond to emergencies.
We start by meeting with you and your loved ones to assess their care needs and create a care plan. We will consider your loved one’s specific needs as well as their condition to ensure that our care plan effectively accommodates their needs. Our care plan can include anything from personal care and assistance to help around the home.
In the morning, our live-in caregiver will help your loved ones get ready for the day, including getting out of bed, bathing, and getting dressed. The caregiver will then be available throughout the day to provide any needed assistance including meal preparation and medication reminders. At night, we will help your loved ones through their bedtime routines and ensure that they get safely to bed.
If your loved one has recently had surgery, spent time in the hospital, or lost their spouse, our live-in care services can be beneficial. You will not have to worry about your loved one being alone in their home with our licensed caregiver there ready to help.
Preparing for a Live-In Caregiver
Families should allow our live-in caregivers to sleep each night for at least 5 uninterrupted hours. This means that families will have to provide our caregivers with a space in the home to sleep and keep their personal belongings. When it is time to change shifts with the other caregiver, our caregiver will clean the space and change the sheets.
24-Hour Home Care – Chesterfield, VA
Our 24-hour care services are more intensive than our live-in care services as we will ensure that one of our caregivers is always alert and awake in the home, 24 hours a day. With these services, we will assign two caregivers to your loved ones who will change shifts every 12 hours. The caregivers will stay awake through their entire shift so that someone is always awake and alert to respond to any issues. Therefore, you will not have to provide our caregivers with a space to sleep.
Our 24-hour home care services are ideal for seniors and adults with chronic conditions or serious illnesses that require constant attention. You and your loved ones will be able to rest easy knowing that our compassionate caregivers are always in the home ready to help at a moment’s notice.
Call Assisting Hands
We understand how stressful it can be when you can’t provide your loved ones with constant care. This is why we offer our 24-hour and live-in care services to help those who need constant care and supervision in Chesterfield, VA area. With these services, our caregivers will be right there to help, 24 hours a day. You can reach us at (804) 500-9787 to learn more about these services or to set up an in-home consultation.