Senior Care in Fairfax Station, VA for Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease
How Our Senior Care in Fairfax Station Can Help
Caring for an elderly loved one who is suffering from one of the many forms of dementia, including Alzheimer's disease can be extremely physically, mentally, and emotionally challenging. This is one of the biggest reasons so many people end up placing their loved ones in an assisted living facility or nursing home rather than trying to care for them in the family home. At Comfort Keepers of Fairfax Station, VA we offer senior care plans in Fairfax Station, VA designed specifically for clients whose loved ones are dealing with dementia.
Before going into detail about the many types of senior care in Fairfax Station, VA can help you care for your loved one, we need to explain more about dementia and Alzheimer's disease. Dementia is a mental illness that typically leads to issues such as loss of memory and a slow but steady loss of the ability to perform many routine tasks the person has been doing with ease for decades. Of all the various forms of dementia, Alzheimer's disease is considered to be one of the worst and occurs in 50 to 80 percent of all cases.
Specialty Senior Care in Fairfax Station, VA
To help you care for your elderly loved one suffering from dementia or Alzheimer's disease, many of our caregivers have undergone specialty training. They are prepared to offer a wide range of services, including:
- Helping to maintain a safe home environment for your loved one
- Keeping their client mentally engaged in a number of activities designed to keep them mentally stimulated
- Helping with meal preparation
- Helping with personal hygiene
- Providing you and your family with support as your loved one's behavior changes due to disease advancement
Our senior caregivers can customize your loved one's care plan to meet their specific needs. The plan can then be adjusted as the needs of your loved one changes due to the advancement of their particular form of dementia.
Start Down Your Path To Quality Care Today
Schedule A Consultation
If you are ready to learn more about our senior care plans for those with dementia or Alzheimer's disease, all you have to do is pick up the phone and contact us at (703) 520-2189. Our senior advisors are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to take your call and answer any questions you might have. They can also schedule a free in-home care consultation where we can work with you to create an individualized care plan.