If you possess a strong desire to make a difference in the lives of others while unleashing your full potential, caregiving could be your calling.
After much discussion, your family has decided to hire your aging mother a “personal assistant” so she can continue living safely and comfortably in her home. To help you along, here are the duties of a professional Home Health Aide, along with bonus tips on how to find the best one.
Being discharged from the hospital after a treatment or procedure can be notably stressful for those aged 65+. In addition to enlisting the support of family and friends, a professional caregiver can be an invaluable resource while recovering in the safety and comfort of your own home.
Why are caregivers heroes? There are a million reasons we can get into, but we'll go into detail for just a few here.
Consistency is essential when it comes to caregiving. You want to know that your caregiver will do the right thing for your loved one every time they’re with them. You can count on a consistent caregiver.
A rapidly aging population combined with a heightened desire to age in place has created the “perfect storm” for employment opportunities within home care. If becoming a professional caregiver interest you, this handy roadmap could be your pathway to success.
At Home Instead of Southwest Florida, we provide caregivers with several benefits that include personal growth and development, job satisfaction, and flexibility. What does it take for you to be a good caregiver? Read on to learn more about the top qualities that professional caregivers should have.