Your loved one has the life they want and you don’t have to worry!
Many caregivers struggle between honoring their elderly parents’ desire for independence and worrying that they don’t have the care they need. Care is There can help by providing assistance that empowers your loved one while delivering necessary services. Your loved one’s Care is There Lifestyle Coordinator is their friend and advocate, knows their preferences and abilities, and is a neutral third party that doesn’t carry the emotional history of a family member.
Support for Independent Living
Has your loved one recently lost the ability to drive, lost a spouse, suffered an injury or is dealing with another limitation? Care is There can support their ability to live independently by arranging basic assistance like transportation, accompaniment to doctor’s appointments, bill paying, meal preparation, home maintenance, and engaging in social activities. Read more.
Geriatric Care Management
If your loved one has complex health issues or is recovering from injury or surgery, your Care is There geriatric care manager can see them – and you – through the health care process. She attends doctor appointments with your loved one, brings current medication lists and medical histories, records the doctor’s instructions and picks up prescriptions and she keeps you informed of progress and changes via a secure website. Read more.
Assisted Living Enhancement
If it is time to move to an assisted living facility, Care is There can help you choose the one that is best for your loved ones preferences and can help them move in and acclimate to their new surroundings. After the move, Care is There remains available to take your loved one to doctor appointments, outings, and errands. Read more.
Long Distance Caregiving Support
Managing your loved one’s care from afar is a constant challenge, and the stress of doing so can damage your relationship with your parents, your siblings, your spouse, your kids, and your employer. Let Care is There take away the stress by handling locally the things you can’t do from a distance. Read more.
Bill Paying and Daily Money Management
Are bills going unpaid, or paid multiple times? Is mail stacking up? Are tax returns late or incomplete? Are insurance benefits going underutilized? Is your loved one vulnerable to fraud? Our Daily Money Managers will work with you to design processes that will keep paperwork organized, ensure vital tasks are performed accurately and on time, and the chances of fraud are minimized – while utilizing your loved one’s strengths and maximizing their independence. Read more.
Keeping You Informed
Even if you live far away from your loved one, you can be well informed of your loved one’s care. Care is There creates your own unique website so you can be in the loop without being in the fray! Read more.
Being a caregiver has many costs, especially if your loved one has complicated health needs: paying for expensive last-minute transportation, missing work or even losing a job, sacrificing family time or personal interests. Care is There only charges you for services you choose, and can save you the costs of unnecessary sacrifices. Read more.