Stroke Care Greater Burlington Seniors & Their Families Can Count On
Recovering from a stroke can be a long and daunting process. With the temporary or even permanent loss of independence and an increased need for support and supervision, family members often express concern when their senior loved ones return home for recovery. Many well-meaning family members attempt to offer assistance, but without professional expertise, their help may not be enough. Even when it is, family caregivers can become burnt out, making it difficult to continue to meet their loved ones’ needs for an extended time. Home Care Assistance of Greater Burlington, VT, is here to support seniors as they recover from a stroke, providing the assistance they need to maintain dignity and safely remain independent at home.
Stroke Caregivers Help Seniors Manage Daily Tasks
The caregivers at Home Care Assistance Greater Burlington help senior stroke survivors complete day-to-day tasks that emotional and physical limitations might prevent them from safely performing on their own. Following a personalized care plan, our professional stroke caregivers work to meet the goals of our clients, offering appropriate support while encouraging them to regain independence. Some of the tasks our stroke caregivers can assist with include:
- Meal prep
- Transportation to physical therapy appointments
- Bathing, grooming, and dressing
- Light housekeeping
Our Stroke Care Plans Are Flexible and Adjustable
As a senior recovers from a stroke, his or her care needs may change. Greater Burlington Home Care Assistance’s flexible scheduling meets the changing needs of stroke survivors at every stage of recovery. Our part-time and live-in stroke care is available days and evenings, overnight, weekends, and on holidays. In an emergency situation, Care Managers are always on call to assist families, and our stroke caregivers are even available to remain at your loved one’s bedside if readmission to the hospital is ever necessary.
We Want the Recovery Process to Be as Comfortable as Possible
With developments in modern technology and the latest medical innovations, it is increasingly common for seniors to fully recover from a stroke and regain complete independence. Because recovery times can vary, we never require a contract to begin services, and there is no penalty for discontinuing services at any time. This is part of our assurance your elderly loved one’s stroke care will always remain appropriate and beneficial. If your loved one is returning home after experiencing a stroke, Home Care Assistance in Greater Burlington is here to help. Call us anytime at (802) 876-7258 to request a free evaluation in your home.