20 Signs That Your Loved Ones May Need More Help

20 Signs that Your Loved One May Need More Help:

1. Spoiled food that doesn’t get thrown away.

2. Missing important appointments.

3. Unexplained bruising.

4. Trouble getting up from seated position.

5. Difficulty with walking, balance and mobility.

6. Uncertainty and confusion when performing once-familiar tasks.

7. Forgetfulness

8. Unpleasant body odor.

9.  Infrequent showing and bathing

10.  Strong smell of urine in the house

11.  Noticeable decline in grooming habits and personal care.

12. Dirty house, extreme clutter and dirty laundry piling up.

13. Stacks of unopened mail or an overflowing mailbox.

14. Late payment notices, bounced checks and calls from bill collectors.

15. Poor Diet or weight loss.

16. Loss of interest in hobbies and activities.

17. Changes in mood or extreme mood swings

18. Forgetting to take medications - or taking more than the prescribed dosage.

19. Diagnosis of dementia or early onset Alzheimer’s.

20. Unexplained dents and scratches on a car.

Our senior home care services are available in Boise, Meridian, Eagle,Garden City, and Kuna areas of the Treasure Valley Area. Call us if you need care in other cities, and we’ll happily help you.