Aging can be downright exhausting with the new challenges and afflictions that you or a loved one may face. Watching as someone ages before your eyes can be scaring and caring for them at times may be a daunting task. Even the most loving and doting family and friends in the world need help, at some point or another with elderly care. If you are in need of extra help you can do so with the reliable senior cared that is available to those that need it.
Help With Medical Needs
Whether your loved one needs round the clock care for current medical issues or just assistance with things like prescription drugs, language assistance or physical therapy you can find help with that and so much more. No two aging individuals are the same, and they deserve to have care as unique as they are.
Dietary & Exercise Support
It’s imperative that those aging are fed a healthy, balanced diet. This may include full meals, snacks and even beverages. If they are on a restrictive diet that will be followed to ensure they are getting everything required to help strengthen the body and mind. Exercising and physical activity will help to improve activity levels and functions.
Continuing to be active and social will help to improve the overall quality of life for the individuals using any type of elderly care. Activities vary but may include art classes, card games, book clubs, cooking, movie nights, music, walking and so much more.
One thing that many aging individuals may struggle with is grooming and may be embarrassed to ask relatives or close friends for help. Personal grooming assistance often will help with bathroom breaks, bathing, dressing and all other things associated with personal care and proper hygiene. This may also include things like helping them brush their teeth, choosing the right types of outfits and shoes for balance and comfort.
Driving & Daily Tasks
Driving may become difficult which means they will need assistance with things as shopping for groceries, paying bills or any other type of outing that requires travel. They will need help with being transported to and from doctor appointments, picking up prescriptions from the pharmacy and household needs. Scheduling future appointments and tests is also something that can be done for them.
Give yourself and your loved one the chance to age with confidence. For more information on senior care in Bergen County, NJ. including amenities, services, locations and other pertinent details contact Sunshine Adult Day Health Care Center.