Milwaukee Memory Care for Alzheimer's and Dementia
Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Services Home Health Care
The challenges of caring for a loved one who’s suffering from dementia can be overwhelming. Our professional caregivers can ease the burden with customized home health care services that ensure a higher quality of life for you, your loved one, and your entire family.
To provide the most effective method of home care services for your family’s unique situation, Home Helpers dementia caregivers receive specialized training and are highly experienced in dementia care; in fact, many are certified in Alzheimer’s care through our partnership with the National Certification Board for Alzheimer Care (NCBAC).
Our Alzheimer’s and Dementia home care services are available in Milwaukee and surrounding areas.
If you’re currently providing caregiving for your loved one and could use some tips on dealing with someone with Alzheimer’s and Dementia, watch the 8 part caregiver training video series from UCLA by clicking the button below.
Not quite in need of Care Services yet? Check out our Monitoring Services, with a wide array of monitoring services and medical alert devices designed to give seniors and others requiring in-home care the independence and safety they need.
WHAT IS Dementia and ALZHEIMER’S and what are the symptoms?
According to alz.org: “Dementia describes a group of symptoms associated with a decline in memory, reasoning or other thinking skills”. Every case of Alzheimer's and dementia is a unique struggle for the individual afflicted with the disease and their family members. People suffering with Alzheimer's and Dementia experience symptoms such as:
- Memory loss
- Mood swings
- Difficulty completing familiar tasks
- Jumbled speech
- As well as other symptoms
Caring for SOMEONE WITH DEMENTIA or ALZHEIMER'S AT HOME
Yes! Many families in the Milwaukee area are able to care for their loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia in a number of ways. This can include assisted care and supervision by members of the family, hiring a daytime home health care professional, or full 24-hour specialized home care and monitoring. Families tend to choose an option that best aligns with their needs based on factors such as cost, time availability, location, and other factors.
WHAT IS memory care or ALZHEIMER’S and DEMENTIA HOME CARE?
Today Alzheimer's and Dementia care, also referred to as memory care, are one of the most common forms of long-term care amongst the seniors and can vary from patient to patient. The common goal of Dementia or Alzheimer's care is enriching the life of the patient while always keeping their health and safety in mind. Another core element of memory care is to provide needed relief of care services to the family that needs it. The compassionate care approach used by our professional caregivers looks to help all parties maintain a better quality of life through certified, trustworthy assistance.