Reviews of Home Instead Senior Care - Beaver Dam, WI
SteveL1962 February 26, 2017
I am a current client of this provider
Your company provides the peace of mind that my mother is being cared for a monitored daily. As time goes on and Mom's condition progresses, I won't hesitate to contract more time for caregivers. My goal is to keep her in her home for as long as it is feasible.
gratified January 27, 2017
My mother had fallen and needed extra help, to avoid going to a nursing home, and she really wanted tostay in her own home. After I contacted other agencies they all directed me to Home Instead. I'm so glad they did. They have a therapist there every day, helping her, exercising with her, or just talking.. Every time I see my mom, she is talking about how much she enjoys having them there, which I am so thankful for. Without Home Instead, I'm not sure my mom would of been able to stay in her home. Thank you Home Instead for helping mom stay in her home. Your staff are very attentive, friendly, helpful and caring. I can't say enough good things about them. You are a Godsend to my mother and me.
From Home Instead Senior Care - Beaver Dam, WI
Home Instead Senior Care is a non-medical provider of personal care, companionship, meal preparation, light housekeeping, medication reminders, errands, incidental transportation and even Alzheimer's and dementia care. Our CAREGivers encourage, assist, and stimulate our clients in a variety of activities that improve their quality of life and help them maintain their independence. All of these services allow a senior to stay HOME INSTEAD for a longer period of time.
Home Instead - Caregiver Skills
Safety training on home safety, avoiding injury and falls, preventing strain and pain, safety in the kitchen, cautious cleaning, safe driving, outdoor safety hazards, and disease protection and prevention.
Basic training on emergency situations including stroke, falls and fractures and sudden illness, communication tips including communicating to those with dementia or Alzheimer's, activities for seniors to engage in, mealtime preparations, housekeeping tips, signs of abuse, and tips on reducing caregiver stress.
Advanced training on understanding senior illnesses and conditions, depression in seniors, caregiver stress, in-home exercise for older adults, making mealtime fun, communication tips with the senior, their family, and the caregiver's franchise office.
Activity training including reminiscing activities, modifying activities, activities in facilities, adapting activities for those with impairments, different types of engaging activities for older adults such as gardening, mind builders, and crafts and hobbies, and getting a senior involved in the community in places like senior centers, worship services, volunteering and errands.
Features of Home Instead Senior Care - Beaver Dam, WI
- Full Service Agency
- Agency Extra Each Home Instead Senior Care&Reg Franchise Office Is Independently Owned And Operated.
Range of services
- Companion Care
- Range Of Services Extra Hospice Support, Alzheimer's And Other Dementias Care, Chronic Conditions
Types of care
- Transportation Yes
- Doctor Visit Companionship
- Light Housekeeping
- Transfer Assistance
- Dressing And Grooming
- Bathing And Toileting
- Walking Wheelchair Assistance
- Memory Care
- Meal Preparation
- Errand And Grocery Assistance
- In Person Interviews
- Reference Checks
- Driving Record Check
- Residency Confirmation
- Drug Screening
- Continual Training
- Family Communication
- Transition Issues
- Memory Care Training
- Training Areas Extra The Aging Process, How To Keep The Client And Care Giver℠ Safe, Building Relationships, Alzheimer's Or Other Dementias Care
- Payroll Provided For Caregivers
- Bonded And Insured
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