Activities that Caregivers Can Do With Seniors who have Dementia Near Villa Park

Many Seniors suffer with dementia which is a group of symptoms that affect memory and affect a person’s daily functions. The most common type of Dementia is Alzheimer’s disease in which a person has problems remembering things and begins having problems communicating. Several symptoms of dementia include memory loss, difficulty communicating, and problems with disorientation such as getting lost. Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia seem to get worse over time and it is important to seek professional help. If your loved one is already diagnosed with dementia, there are several fun activities you can do help them. According to Senior Homes, visual stimuli can have a positive impact on seniors with Dementia and it is recommended to do the following:

  • Sigh seeing – such as sun sets or sun rises
  • Collect different colored autumns leaves
  • Wash colorful fresh fruit
  • Look through old photographs
  • Watch old Hollywood Classics
  • Paint with bright water colors
  • Dye Easter eggs

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If you’re loved one suffers with Alzheimer’s or Dementia, A-1 Home Care has many Caregivers available to help them with their visual stimuli. Our caregivers are CPR certified and have many years of experience. Our Caregivers are experienced in 24 Hour Care, cancer care, Hospice Care, respite care, Multiple Sclerosis Care and many more. We also have C.N.A’s, Companions and baby sitter available to provide service in the nearby cities of Newport Beach, Anaheim Hills, Costa Mesa, Santa Ana, Tustin, Irvine, Garden Grove, Villa Park, Fullerton, Yorba Linda, and other cities in Los Angeles and Orange county.

For more information call us at (949) 650-3800 (562) 929-8400 or at (310) 657-8780. You can also visit Villa Park A-1 Home Care, Facebook or Twitter for more information regarding caregivers and senior care near Villa Park.

Live In Nannies Near Newport Beach

We are all aware that everyone loves the Holidays, especially children. A great idea to spend time with your loved ones would be my making homemade snow globes. These snow globes should be performed under adult supervision such as parents, Nannies or Caregivers.  A-1 Home Care has nannies, Homehelpers, and Companions that can also assist children with transforming a simple used jar into a ” winter wonderland”.

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Materials:

  • Simple used jars with lids such as peanut butter jars or baby-food jars
  • Glue gun with adult supervision
  • Small plastic Christmas figures that can be found at craft stores
  • Water
  • Blue food coloring
  • White glitter or white confetti that will be used as snow
  1. Begin by washing the used jar. The small figures obtained at the craft store will be glued on the inside of the jar lid using the glue gun.
  2. The, fill the jar with cold water and add a small amount of food coloring along a small amount of glitter or confetti.
  3. Place glue around the inside of the jar lid and close the jar.
  4. Your home made snow globe is now ready and can be used to decorate the house.

Nannies can assist children with this activity and can establish a great bond between the two. For more information on hiring Live in nannies near Newport Beach, Anaheim Hills, Costa Mesa, Santa Ana, Tustin, Irvine, Garden Grove,Villa Park, Fullerton, Yorba Linda, and other cities in Orange County please call 949-650-3800.

Visit A-1 Home Care to learn more, or head over to our Facebook and Twitter page to receive updates.

Caregivers Assisting Those Who Suffer Incontinence Near Orange County

Although many think incontinence is a problem that elders or someone with a disability only suffer from, that is not the case. Many people, regardless of age, suffer from bladder or bowel control problems. These problems usually arise from their inability to get around, forget fullness or chronic health problems. There are several ways to manage incontinence such as proper fluid intake, a healthy diet, pelvic muscle exercises, medication, continence aids and a bladder and toileting program.

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A-1 Home care has many caregivers available that can care of those who suffer from Incontinence. Caregivers can assist Seniors with night monitoring by placing continence pads so they can feel comfortable and don’t have to worry about their inability to retain bodily fluids while they sleep. Caregivers can assist those who suffer from incontinence by helping them find a quicker way to reach the bathroom. If people have trouble performing their daily tasks because of their bladder and bowel problems, caregivers can assist as Home Helpers. As home helpers, caregivers can assist in light house cleaning, personal care, they can prepare healthy meals, and can run errands for them . Our professional caregivers can even act as Companions while they perform pelvic muscle exercises or as hospital sitters while they get treatment to fix their problem of incontinence. A-1 Home Care has caregivers near Newport Beach, Anaheim Hills, Costa Mesa, Santa Ana, Tustin, Irvine, Garden Grove,Villa Park, Fullerton, Yorba Linda, and others in Orange County that would love to help you or your loved one.

For more information on caregivers assisting those who suffer incontinence near Orange County about our affordable in home care services at 949-650-3800.  Visit A-1 Home Care to learn more, or head over to our Facebook and Twitter page to receive updates!

Caregivers For Seniors With Heart Failure Near Orange County

As people age , they likelihood of having heart failure increases. Those that have been diagnosed with heart failure are not able to continue with their daily lives alone because it becomes very difficult physically and mentally. Their lifestyle, diet alone with medications changes and it is important for them to become very careful when performing daily tasks.Heart failure and heart attacks are a serious matter because they can be dangerous for elders who live alone at home. Those that live alone, have a higher risk  because there is no one available there to assist them if they were to suffer from a heart attack. That is why many advice for elders to seek for a Companion or someone that will look after them such as a Caregiver.

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A-1 Home care has caregivers who can assist elders in Senior Care for Short Term Services such as bathing, feeding, cooking, dressing to many other services.  A-1 Home care also has caregivers available for 24-Hour Service Care to further assist seniors with their daily needs. A-1 Home Care offers great services in the cities near Newport Beach,  Anaheim Hills, Costa Mesa, Santa Ana, Tustin, Irvine, Garden Grove,Villa Park, Fullerton, Yorba Linda, and others in Orange County.

For more information regarding heart failure near Orange County about our affordable in home care services at 949-650-3800.  Visit A-1 Home Care to learn more, or head over to our Facebook and Twitter page to receive updates!