There may come a time when a senior can no longer care for themselves, their day to day affairs, or their homes. If the senior will not be moving and you need more help, hiring an in home caregiver may be the answer.
In home caregivers provide a wide range of non-medical services. They can help with activities of daily living (dressing, bathing, toileting, eating, and transferring), as well as with light housekeeping, laundry, meal preparation, shopping, and transportation. A caregiver can also provide much needed companionship to a senior.
The most reliable way to find a caregiver is through a home care agency. Home care agencies hire and employee women and men to provide care to the elderly or the disabled.
The majority of San Diego County home care agencies adhere to strict standards to ensure their caregivers are of high quality. Thoroughly research any agency and caregiver you are hiring.