Monthly Archives: October 2013

Children of elderly parents are being provided with the valuable option of in-home senior care. Deciding how to take care of your aging parent comes with limited choices. You can bring them to a nursing home, move in with you, or hire a home health care service to take care of their everyday needs. Today many people choose the first two options, and frequently choose either or, even though there are common challenges to each.

Many people are not aware of the usual difficulties with putting an elderly loved one in a nursing home. Seniors typically get lonely and it is hard for someone to be relaxed in an odd place where they don’t see their family members often.

Moving your elderly parent in your home has its own challenges. If you and your spouse are working, there is usually no time to take care of your loved one and their health. In addition, most people don’t specialize in elder care and may not have the ability to correctly care for your senior.

Home care is a developing service today and it has many benefits for your loved one. Safe Harbor Healthcare Services provides benefits from hiring an in home service care agency to take care of your parents everyday needs.

Reduced anxiety and stress

Moving your loved one in a nursing home can put major stress on you, your loved one, and other family members. Quite often their health issues can become more severe and lead to further medical complications. Receiving elder care in your loved one’s home can provide them with comfort and a stress free environment. They will also feel the same independence and quality of life they’ve been used to.

Needs of care is customized to individual

In home care services provides one on one support for your elderly one, unlike huge institutions such as nursing homes and hospitals. Hiring a home care agency assures your elderly loved one will receive personalized care every day.

Saving money

With in-home health care for your parent, you will save thousands by not having to deal with outrageous hospital bills, nursing bills, or even the state taking ownership of their house. At a fraction of the cost, in home care services saves your loved one and the entire family’s money in medical bills.

For more information about In-Home Health Care Services, contact Safe Harbor Healthcare Services at 718-979-6900