When you think of a professional home care agency like Promyse Home Care, you may feel that it is only available for seniors. Guess again!
While older adults certainly make up a substantial portion of home care beneficiaries, there are many other situations where home care can be extremely useful.
For example, Promyse Home Care can also be helpful for:
- Accident and injury recovery
- Surgery recovery
- Hospital discharge
- Treatment for illness and disease
- Palliative care
- Personal care and Home Support
- Long-term companion care
Accident and Injury Recovery
Regardless of age, it can be difficult to recover from a car accident or personal injury. It can be a long road to getting back to regular routines, and having an experienced caregiver come to your home to aid in that recovery can make a huge difference.
Having a professional and experienced caregiver come to your home can make a huge difference.
The rehabilitation after a knee or hip surgery can leave you immobile for an extended period of time. Promyse Home Care caregivers can assist with rehab exercises, as well as with daily chores and activities.
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- What to Expect When Recovering from Hip Replacement Surgery
For both of the above situations, it is a good idea to have some assistance to help make the transition from the hospital back home as smooth as possible. Even a small interruption in care can result in major setbacks.
Having assistance with planning the release from the hospital, arranging transportation, and preparing the home for recovery can limit complications to focus on healing.
Treatment for Illness and Disease
Promyse Home Care has trained PSWs and nurses to support you in your journey.
Some examples may be:
For help in the home and help to manage the illness’s unfavourable symptoms, home care services can help improve the quality of daily life for all involved.
For those diagnosed with chronic or terminal illness, palliative home care services are available to help manage pain and assist the family with whatever is needed.
Many families find that experienced and compassionate caregivers can be a tremendous support system in these difficult times.
Personal Care and Home Support
Caregivers can assist with maintaining personal hygiene, such as assistance with getting dressed in the morning or bathing assistance.
Families with a new baby in the house may benefit from a little help around the house with household chores, meal preparation, laundry assistance and re-establishing routines.
Short-term or long-term, all home care assistance is flexible – perfect for growing families!
Long-Term Companion Care
Social isolation can also be a real problem for some people, whatever age. As we get older, it seems harder to keep up with social relationships on a regular basis.
A Promyse Home Care caregiver can offer companionship and, at the same time, unwavering support. Companion caregivers can engage in stimulating games, fun activities, and interesting conversations for as long as needed, on an ongoing basis. With over 20 years of experience, Promyse Home Care is a perfect example of an established home care agency that specializes in providing nurse case-managed home care services for all ages in Kitchener, Waterloo, and Cambridge.