24 Hour Home Care in Arcadia

For every family, the relationship between a son or daughter and parents can vary greatly.  Some individuals have always gotten along very well with their parents while others have a more strained relationship.  For every son or daughter, there comes that time when you realize your parent’s health is faltering and you begin thinking about the near future and options for long term care.   Before taking on the role of a caregiver it’s important to know your own limitations.  If caregiving is too much of a burden on you, finding outside help is a good idea.

At A-1 Home Care, we offer compassionate  in-home care services on a 24 hour live-in basis or hourly part-time basis in the communities of Arcadia, San Marino, San Gabriel, Monrovia, Duarte, El Monte, Monterey Park, Alhambra, Pasadena, Monrovia, and others in Los Angeles and Orange County.  All of our caregivers, nurse aides, and companions must have prior experience, verifiable professional references, Tuberculosis testing, Malpractice/Liability insurance, First Aid/CPR training, a National Background Check and DMV Check, and a personal interview with our office staff.

We specialize in Elder Care services such as Alzheimer’s Care, Arthritis Care, Cancer Care, Diabetic Care, Parkinson’s Care, Post Stroke Care, and Hospice Care.  Our non-medical homecare agency is Licensed Bonded and Insured with an A+ Rating from the Better Business Bureau since 1991.  If your loved one has long term insurance, we accept Penn Treaty, CALPERS, MetLife Insurance, John Hancock, Bankers’ Life & Casualty, and Veteran Administration.

To hire a compassionate caregiver in your area today, call us at 626 287 0250. For more information, visit us at Arcadia In Home Care.

24 Hour Caregivers in Arcadia

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So your Elderly or Senior loved one lives at home alone.  Do they know what to do in case of an emergency such as a fire, earthquake or other natural disaster?  If not, it’s important to have a plan set in motion and an emergency supply list.  You need to prepare a list of supplies that would be essential in case of an emergency make, ideas for safeguarding your loved one home, and think of the excellent idea of registering your loved one with the local fire department or emergency management office.  Especially if your loved one has limited mobility issues, being prepared by having a plan for your loved one is crucial.

Hiring an in-home caregiver from A-1 Home Care can also be of great benefit to your loved one – especially when they know what to do and who to contact in an emergency situation.  A-1 Home Care provides 24 Hour Caregivers in Arcadia, Glendora, Covina, San Dimas, Monrovia, Burbank, Pasadena,Altadena, Sierra Madre, La Canada, and others in Los Angeles County.

Our caregivers, nurse aides, companions, and home helpers must have prior at home caregiving experience, verifiable professional references, a National Background Check/DMV Check, Tuberculosis testing, Malpractice/Liability insurance, First Aid/CPR training, and a personal interview with our office staff.

We specialize in a variety of Elder Care services for any care situation such as Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care, Parkinson’s Care, Post Stroke Care, Diabetic Care, Cancer Care, Incontinence Care, and more.  We also provide Child Care, Postpartum Care, and Special Needs Care services.

To hire a compassionate caregiver in your area, call us at 626 287 0250 for a free in-home assessment or visit us at Arcadia In Home Care.

Help for Stroke Victims in Arcadia

One of the scary aspects of stroke is that stroke survivors may be able to fully recover or they may have lifelong disabilities that affect their ability to move, talk, think, and remember.  It can be incredibly frustrating for the stroke survivor because they can’t express themselves to others easily and may require assistance with every part of their life.  The most important thing that family members can do is provide emotional support and ongoing care to help your loved one recover and prevent another stroke from happening.  Beginning a new lifestyle that includes healthy meals on a daily basis, physical therapy, and exercise are necessary to facilitate recovery.  Any resource or medical professional you seek advice from will tell you that nutrition and exercise are the key to a healthy lifestyle and prevention of another stroke, in addition to giving up unhealthy addictions such as smoking and drinking.

At A-1 Home Care, we provide compassionate Post Stroke Care services when you can’t be there to provide the necessary living assistance.  Our post stroke caregivers can provide 24 hour Live-In Care orHourly Care to meet the needs of your schedule.  All of our caregivers, nurse aides, companions, and home helpers must have prior at home caregiving experience, verifiable professional references, a National Background Check/DMV Check, Tuberculosis testing, Malpractice/Liability insurance, First Aid/CPR training, and a personal interview with our office staff.

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It’s important that your loved one follows all doctor or therapist orders and a caregiver from A-1 Home Care can ensure that your loved one is taking any medication they need, eating appropriately, and engaging in recommended exercises.

A-1 Home Care serves the LA county communities of Arcadia and surrounding cities nearby.

To interview and hire a compassionate Post Stroke Caregiver in your area today, call us at 626-287-0250 or 562 929 8400.

For more information, visit us at Arcadia In Home Care.

Care at Home for Seniors and Elderly in Arcadia

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When you have an Elderly or Senior loved one who lives alone, it’s important to do all you can to help keep them safe, especially when you aren’t around to visit as often as you’d like because of work, caring for your own family, or other obligations.  This article from a home care agency in Canada titled Home Safety Tips for Seniors talks about the basic precautions that every family should take to ensure the safety of their Elderly loved ones.  The article talks about ways you can safeguard each room and bathroom in the house.  Also, being secure from outside threats can be accomplished by installing a peephole in the front door to ensure that your loved one can see anyone that comes knocking.  Deadbolt locks should be installed on all doors and it’s important to get to know the neighbors, who can call you if something doesn’t seem right.

Hiring an in-home caregiver from a reputable home care agency is another option for ensuring the safety of your loved one.  Whether it’s for 24 hour live-in care or hourly care, A-1 Home Care is a non-medical homecare agency that specializes in a variety of Elder Care services from basic Companion Services to care for more advanced medical conditions such as Arthritis Care, After Surgery Care, Parkinson’s Care, Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care, Cancer Care, Diabetic Care, Post Stroke Care, Incontinence Care, and Hospice Care.

Especially when your loved one has a chronic medical condition, as care giver can provide personal care services and assistance with menial household tasks so your loved one doesn’t have to expend so much energy walking around the house so much.  Our caregivers also aim to enhance your loved one’s quality of life by participating in various activities that are beneficial for their physical and mental health.

All of our caregivers, nurse aides, and companions must have prior at home caregiving experience, verifiable professional references, a National Background Check/DMV Check, Tuberculosis testing, Malpractice/Liability insurance, First Aid/CPR training, and a personal interview with our office staff.

We serve provide care at home for Seniors and Elderly in Arcadia, San Marino, San Gabriel, Monrovia, Duarte, El Monte, Covina, Burbank, Pasadena, and others in the San Gabriel Valley and Los Angeles County.

To interview and hire a caregiver in your area today, CALL us at 626-287-0250.

For more information about our agency and credibility, visit us at Arcadia In Home Care

Incontinence Care for Elderly & Seniors

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Incontinence is difficult for family members and the incontinent Elderly individual.  Whether your loved one has urinary or fecal incontinence, it can be a messy ordeal that needs a strong will and strong stomach from the caregiver.  To limit discomfort and difficulty with cleaning, it’s strongly advised to buy incontinence pads or pants, waterproof bedding, and absorbent undersheets for sitting areas in the home if you haven’t done so already. Check this article title Treatment Options for the Elderly and Disabled that talks about medications and methods such as “voiding” to prevent accidents from happening.

One of the main reasons that people seek experience Incontinence caregivers from A-1 Home Care is because of the inability to clean after an incontinent loved one because of a weak stomach or the tension and awkwardness it creates.  A-1 Home Care provides compassionate and qualified caregivers, nurse aides, and companions for Incontinence Care on a 24 hour live-in basis or hourly part-time basis.  We also specialize in Elder Care services such as Alzheimer’s Care, Arthritis Care, Parkinson’s Care, Diabetic Care, Cancer Care, Post Stroke Care, and Hospice Care – all of which may be causes for Incontinence.

We are a Licensed Bonded and Insured non-medical homecare agency that has been in business since 1991 with an A+ Rating from the Better Business Bureau, Shield Accreditation, and thousands of positive testimonials.  We serve the communities of Arcadia, San Marino, San Gabriel, Monrovia, Duarte, El Monte, Monterey Park, Alhambra, Pasadena, Glendora, Covina, and others in Los Angeles County.

To hire a compassionate caregiver in your area, CALL us at 626-287-0250 for a FREE in-home assessment.

For more information, visit us at Arcadia In Home Care.

Depression & Companionship for Elderly & Seniors

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If your Elderly loved one suffers from depression and you don’t know what is causing it, it’s good to try to find out what is.  Elderly individuals can be complicated, as they’re in a new stage of life where their health may be faltering, loved ones or friends may have passed away, or they may feel as if they’ve been forgotten or unappreciated by the only family they have left.  If your loved one is not willing to discuss the cause of their depression, it’s OK.  They may just need a new spark of purpose in their lives.  Sometimes Elderly individuals may lose their purpose in life and they just need companionship and someone to participate in activities with.  A-1 Home Care provides compassionate and quality caregivers, nurse aides, and companions who can help your loved one take their mind off of whatever is bothering them.

If you’re unsure about home care, want to learn more about your options, or how to find a good agency and caregiver, check this article titled Care at Home for a quick read on some general information on home care.  A-1 Home Care is a Licensed Bonded and Insured non-medical homecare agency that has been in business since 1991 with an A+ Rating from the Better Business Bureau and Shield Accreditation.  Our caregivers, nurse aides, and companions are available for full-time live-in care or hourly part-time care in the communities of Arcadia, San Marino, San Gabriel, Monrovia, Duarte, El Monte, Monterey Park, Alhambra, Pasadena, and others in Los Angeles County.

We specialize in Elder Care services such as Arthritis Care, After Surgery Care, Alzheimer’s Care, Parkinson’s Care, Hospice Care, Post Stroke Care, and more.  All of our caregivers must have prior experience, verifiable professional references, a National Background Check, DMV Check, Tuberculosis testing, Malpractice/Liability insurance, and a personal interview with our office staff.

To hire a compatible caregiver in your area, CALL us at 626-287-0250 for a FREE in-home assessment. 

For more information, visit us at Arcadia In Home Care

Arcadia Live In Care for Elderly & Senior

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The time has come when you realize that your Elderly, Senior, or Terminally Ill loved one needs extra living assistance.  Who will provide it though?  Certainly you’re unable, as you have school, work, or family obligations every day.  The only other possible solution would be to hire an in-home caregiver.  This article titled How to Hire a Caregiver for In-Home Help provides some advice on how to get started – including a comparison of hiring independently vs. hiring through an agency and that it’s important to keep the relationship professional.

A-1 Home Care is a non-medical homecare agency that provides Live In Care services on a 24 hour basis or hourly part-time basis.  Our caregivers, nurse aides, and companions must have prior experience, verifiable professional references, a National Background Check and DMV Check, Tuberculosis testing, Malpractice/Liability insurance, First Aid/CPR training, and a personal interview with our office staff.

We are Licensed Bonded and Insured since 1991, have an A+ Rating from the Better Business Bureau, and Shield Accreditation.  We specialize in Elder Care services such as Alzheimer’s Care, Post Stroke Care, and Diabetic Care in the communities of Arcadia, San Marino, San Gabriel, Monrovia, Duarte, El Monte, Monterey Park, Alhambra, Pasadena, and others in Los Angeles County.

To hire a compassionate Live-In Caregiver in your area, CALL us at 626-287-0250 for a FREE in-home assessment.

For more information, visit us at Arcadia In Home Care.