What is a Live-In Home Care?
A live-in home care is a senior helper that provides, or is available to provide care giving services throughout the day, stay overnight and sleep in the client’s home and available for hands-on assistance as needed at nighttime. We offer live-in care in Sarasota and Manatee Counties “`
A live in home health care giver is usually what is meant when a Physician, Case Manager or Social Worker recommends a, “ 24 hour care”.
Live In Home Care is strongly considered for people who live alone while experiencing cognitive impairment, such as Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia and memory failures, and/or physical disabilities.
Live-in care is ideal for people with difficulty moving around the home who may be deprived of proper nutrition or hydration without round the clock care, caregivers provide meal preparation, toileting, self‑administration of medications, and provide continuous supervision and companionship.
- The vast majority of seniors over age 65 (90%) want to remain at home or “age in place”‑‑ grow older without having to move from their homes.
- More than half (53%) is concerned about their ability to do so.
- More than two out of three baby boomers provide care and assistance to their aging parents.
- Live-In Home Care is a cost effective alternative to long term care facilities