Compassionate Elder Care Bathing & Grooming Services for Seniors
Professional and loving elder care from Comfort Keepers of Cape Girardeau, MO
We offer an entire range of compassionate home care solutions for local seniors. Our elder care programs range from companionship care to general support and more personal services. Any one of these loving plans assists independent senior living in the home. Our unique in-home support programs are available for the elderly citizens living in Cape Girardeau and surrounding areas.
The older we get, the less able we become. This is just one of the inevitable signs of ageing. But being less able doesn't mean seniors have to move out of their homes or lose their independence. This used to be the norm, but it's not anymore.
Intimate Elder Care Solutions
An important area for Comfort Keepers is to provide caregiving in personal elder care. This is an invaluable service that lets you or a loved one remain in the home and live with independence and dignity. Five of our most in-demand personal care plans include:
- Bathing & grooming
- Personal hygiene: hair & nails, dressing wounds, etc.
- Transferring & positioning
- Mobility assistance
Bathing And Personal Grooming
Keeping clean, fresh, and tidy, is essential for seniors. Personal hygiene is something that lifts spirits as well as maintains healthy skin. Embarrassment and even anger are two emotions that can occur when seniors lose their ability to bathe themselves. Our trained Comfort Keepers know how to approach these situations with great care and total respect for the client. It's never too long before our care recipients become at ease and loose those early emotional reactions.
Bathing is also important for the following reasons:
- Promotes overall good health
- Helps the senior to relax
- Proper bathing increases blood circulation
- A great way to move the limbs of someone who's otherwise bed-bound
Comfort Keepers of Cape Girardeau know how to safely prepare and bathe clients. We have the skills and all the necessary tools to make the experience safer, easier, and more enjoyable.
Ideal Candidates For Elder Care Support
Anyone over the age of 65 with a health impairment of some sort makes an ideal candidate for in-home elder care support. For some it will be age-related frailty, others may have an illness, be recovering from surgery, or suffer a disability. Any senior who can't go about daily tasks will benefit from compassionate caregiving. For example, the stairs may become too hard to climb, or a simple job like opening a can of soup turns into an impossible task. Some will suffer the frustration of not being able to wash properly, and so on.
Whatever the issues, Comfort Keepers of Cape Girardeau MO, will most likely have the ideal solutions. We can help clients to get dressed and undressed. We're also available to prepare nutritious meals, or set reminders to take important medication. We can help either on a part-time or full-time basis with general or personal care.
Contact us to learn more about bathing & grooming solutions at home, or any of our caregiving support plans. One of our in-house care coordinators will be happy to set up a totally free consultation in-home care services for you or your loved one.
You can contact Comfort Keepers of Cape Girardeau MO, at (573) 208-4188.
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