The Benefits of Aging in Place

The Benefits of Aging in Place

It’s a fact that the majority of older adults do not want to leave their homes. “Aging in Place” is becoming more common than ever before. Unless there is a medical reason, the best option for an elderly person is often the chance to stay at home for as long as he or she wants. Being in a familiar environment plays a large role in contentment. You may find that the family member in your life wants to hang on to the feeling of independence for as long as possible. He or she likes the idea of eating when they want and making other small decisions that add up to a lot in the long run. It is also easier to stay in touch with friends, neighbors, church groups—which allows them to keep certain routines they might not otherwise be able to.

When you choose elderly home care services from Arcadia Home Care, your loved one can have the care help he or she desires. Arcadia offers all of the following from which to choose for in-home assistance:
  • Help with bathing, dressing, and feeding.
  • Assistance with light exercising.
  • Transportation to medical appointments and shopping.
  • Care with toileting and incontinence.
  • Housekeeping, including laundry.
  • Assisting with self-administered medication
  • Correspondence and making phone calls.
  • Companionship.

Visit ArcadiaHomeCare.com to find out about all the services provided. Request a free in-home consultation for more information.