End of Life Care and Palliative Care in Cape Girardeau and Southeast Missouri
Comfort Keepers of Cape Girardeau, MO can provide comforting, end of life care for your loved one and assist the family with palliative care during this difficult time
When a family member is diagnosed with limited-life expectancy, he or she often has a strong desire to spend the final days in the comfort of home. However, providing end of life care for a loved one at the end of life can be emotionally challenging and physically exhausting. Comfort Keepers® can support you and your loved one by working with a hospice agency or medical provider to fully meet the family’s palliative care needs. We will help care for the client and help around the house as well as provide the family with emotional and moral support.
What is End Of Life Care?
End of life services are reserved for those with serious illnesses, chronic dieases, or limited life expectancy. They can be performed for families in the home or at a nursing facility. The ultimate goal is to provide comfort for all parties involved, so every moment can have the most made out of it. These services can also extend after a loved one has passed.
How Comfort Keepers Can Help with End of Life Care and Palliative Care in Cape Girardeau, MO
Our ultimate goal with end of life care is to provide care and comfort to your loved one and to help families make the most of their limited time together. We help by providing:
- bathing, dressing, and toileting assistance for your loved one
- light house cleaning
- palliative care referrals
- laundry as needed
- food preparation
- companionship to your loved one so you can get a much-needed break
We can also continue to help after a loved one’s passing. Our Comfort Keepers® can help families deal with the loss and assist with tasks such as organizing personal items and moving belongings—or just simply being there to listen if family members need to talk and process their grief.
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