According to the American Health Assistance Program, Alzheimer’s caregivers spend about 14 hours a week caring for their loved one. When the disease reaches advanced stages, it becomes a full time job. This is absolutely too much to handle for one person, and caregiver support is necessary. A-1 Home care offers affordable live in care, hourly care and respite care services. Our skilled Nurse Assistants and Home Care Professionals have experience working in Alzheimer care and can utilize therapeutic techniques to reduce anxiety and stress on the patient.
It is important for family and friends of Alzheimer patients to understand that their own health and wellbeing is necessary to help their loved one in need. Alzheimer Disease impacts families emotionally and financially, and A-1 Home Care will work with you to construct a reasonable care package specific to your needs. We are a trusted name in Southern California within the Homecare industry. We are Shield Certified and a member of the Pasadena Chamber, Torrance Chamber, Newport Beach Chamber and Santa Fe Springs Chamber. Our Caregivers will travel to your home or residence in the cities of Altadena, Pasadena, Alhambra, Arcadia, Monrovia, La Crescenta-Montrose, Duarte, Sierra Madre, Rosemead, Bradbury, San Marino, San Gabriel Valley and Los Angeles County.
Natural and Holistic Therapies for Alzheimer’s Care
Studies show that a healthy diet, moderate exercise and positive social stimulation may slow down the progression of Alzheimer’s Disease. The Caregivers at A-1 Home Care are experienced in working with Alzheimer’s patients and available to offer alternative therapies and help abiding by doctor specific guidelines for optimized quality of life. These include:
✓Music Therapy: Studies suggest that familiar music may trigger recollections in Alzheimer’s patients. Our Home Care Professionals can play your senior friend’s favorite tunes for mood improvement and mental stimulation.
✓ Healthy Diet: A Mediterranean diet, full of high quality proteins, olive oil and nuts has been indicated to slow disease progression and can be prepared for Alzheimer’s care.
✓ Repetition: Patient, measured speech and repetition of orienting information like location, place and identity of the speaker is a humane way of dealing with the distressing memory loss of Alzheimer’s. Home Health Aides will serve as consistent and kind guides for your parent in this time.
✓ Physical Exercise: Our Care Workers can assist your loved one with exercise
Our Certified Nurse Assistants and Home Health Providers can arrive to your residence for same day or next day service. We are available for live-in, hourly care, weekend care, respite care and live-out services for your private residence or assisted living facility.
A-1 Home Care is here to help you and your family gets through this stressful time. We treat our clients with the utmost care and respect and gain satisfaction from improving lives with qualified home care. We are a member of the National Care Planning council, organized for the improvement of Home Care standards. We proudly sponsor City of Hope, Haven of Rest, Lighthouse Ministries, Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Union Rescue Mission, Fred Jordan Missions, The Heritage Club, Downey Regional Medical Center and the California State Firefighters Association.
We can help! We are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Call (626) 287-0250 for attentive live in hospice care giving!