Elder Care in Streator, IL
Premier Elder Care Provider in Streator
There are many under appreciated aspects of elder care that can help maintain or even improve upon the health and wellness of a senior citizen. Elder care refers to the emotional support and elder our CAREGiversSM provide for seniors. This social engagement our professional and courteous staff provides keeps the people we love mentally and physically active by offering them everything from assistance on social outings, help around the home, encouragement to do outdoor activities, or somebody to talk with when they simply want to socialize and relax.
Home Instead Elder Care Services
When our minds are active, we are generally more easygoing and carefree. Elder care offers those we love that uplifting emotional support they need to appreciate the things they truly love in life. Whether it’s outside activities that promote exercise like gardening or walks in the park, or leisurely activities like storytelling or watching TV, or mentally stimulating hobbies like cards or crafting, having one of our CAREGivers present to assist your family member with any of their basic needs can be extremely convenient and even life changing. Our CAREGivers can improve your loved one’s quality of life giving them a positive mind frame and also keeping them mentally sharp. Studies show that elderly men and women that are active and participate in mentally stimulating activities like reading, storytelling, crafting, or crossword puzzles have a reduced chance of suffering from dementia or other mental diseases.
Benefits of Home Instead Elder Care
There are many benefits to elder care. Studies have consistently shown that an active mind will remain sharper longer and reduce the chances of an elderly person developing dementia or other mental diseases. Furthermore, many senior citizens that experience depression, anxiety, or loneliness also experience negative health trends because of these emotional symptoms. Activities like: scrapbooking, storytelling, recounting old historical events or discussing recent news items keeps our aging loved ones mentally alert and provides them with some quality time to socially engage with a compassionate person. Other activities like playing board games or card games, crafting, or scrapbooking are creative outlets that allow your loved one the opportunity to do something they love in Streator, IL, while keeping their mind sharp.
Most seniors enjoy visits from a new friend and helping them accomplish tasks and enjoy favorite activities is good for seniors' health. We can play games, visit neighbors, watch movies or plan activities, whatever is most helpful for the senior and their family.
Home Helper Services:
Receiving help with home tasks that are more difficult for seniors is often crucial to allowing seniors to continue to live in their home. Plus, our home helper services free up time for family caregivers to spend more quality time with their loved one. Home Helper services include cleaning, laundry, shopping, running errands and helping however we can.
Personal Care Services:
Having an outside caregiver help with personal care such as bathing, dressing and mobility helps preserve important family relationships and preserves the dignity of the senior. Our trained CAREGivers treat each senior with the utmost of respect in all personal care matters.
Our CAREGivers can fill in for family caregivers to allow them to find time for their own lives and family, go on vacation or just take time to replenish your physical, emotional and spiritual needs.
We make it easy to get started with a complimentary initial consultation. We can get to know each other, we'll listen carefully to your needs and concerns, we can share the experience of hundreds of other families with whom we've worked, and we'll make recommendations for service. Please call us today at (815) 223-7970. We look forward to meeting you soon.