Specialized Dementia Care for Mississauga Seniors
When an elderly relative is diagnosed with dementia, family members often feel an immense pressure to sort out this new situation and provide ongoing care for their loved one without help. Home Care Assistance of Mississauga, ON is here to let you know you don’t have to go it alone. A dementia diagnosis is unnerving, and our experienced and friendly Care Managers can help the whole family navigate this new stage, starting with a specialized care plan to meet your elderly loved one’s new care needs.
Individualized Dementia Care Plans to Meet Daily Needs
Dementia is unpredictable, as are all degenerative diseases, and at Mississauga Home Care Assistance we understand your loved one’s needs could change in an instant. That’s why our expertly trained caregivers are equipped to handle a wide variety of daily responsibilities. Depending on your loved one’s specific care needs, some tasks that might be included in his or her care plan are:
- Grocery shopping, daily meal preparation, cooking, and feeding
- Medication reminders and dosage monitoring
- Transportation including errands, appointments, and social engagements
- Bathing, personal grooming, and incontinence
- Overnight monitoring and support to reduce sundowning
Revolutionary Dementia Care Program Promotes Mental Health
Although there is currently no cure for dementia, every caregiver at Home Care Assistance of Mississauga is trained in and utilizes our proprietary Cognitive Therapeutics Method when caring for a senior with dementia. This scientifically based program uses dozens of mentally stimulating activities that target executive functioning, attention, language, visual-spatial perception, and memory to slow cognitive decline, often leading to a happier and more productive lifestyle, all while in the comfort of home.
You can learn more about our dementia home care services by scheduling a complimentary in-home consultation with an experienced Care Manager. Give us a call today at (905) 337-1200 and provide your senior loved one with the quality care they deserve.