Parkinson’s Disease Home Care
Are you a family caregiver for a senior diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease? A trained Amada caregiver can help you support the beloved senior in your life in managing the day-to-day unknowns of this progressive disease.
Do you or a senior loved one need trained and experienced Parkinson’s help at home in the Lexington area? The professional senior care team at Amada Lexington is here to provide Parkinson’s care and respite care for family caregivers in Georgetown, Sadieville, Stamping Ground, Nicholasville, Richmond, and surrounding Lexington communities. We can help you and your family make the best long-term Parkinson’s care choices for your loved one. Please contact us today for a Free Care Needs Consultation.
Caring for a spouse, parent or grandparent with Parkinson’s at home and maintaining your aging loved one’s quality of life will present a different set of challenges with each disease stage. Early Parkinson’s typically requires less hands-on care but that likely will change as PD progresses into more critical symptoms like tremors, walking or balance difficulties, rigidity or stiffness, and slow movement or loss of movement, along with increased difficulty in swallowing, speaking and understanding. The knowledgeable, compassionate and professional senior care team at Amada Lexington is here to help you find up to 24-hour Parkinson’s care in Georgetown, Sadieville, Stamping Ground, Nicholasville, Richmond, and surrounding Lexington communities.
Caregiver Support for Senior Parkinson’s Clients
As ADLs (activities of daily living) like dressing, bathing and other personal care become more difficult for a senior Parkinson’s client to accomplish and caregiving becomes more complicated, rest assured that the caregiving team at Amada Lexington will provide the right resources and support system in Georgetown, Sadieville, Stamping Ground, Nicholasville, Richmond, and surrounding Lexington communities. Amada Lexington caregivers are trained to assist with the side effects of Parkinson’s Disease and how they affect activities of daily living. Our care team serving the Lexington area is just as dedicated to working closely with family caregivers to support their physical and emotional needs as their loved ones enter the various stages of Parkinson’s.
Parkinson’s In-Home Care Services
Amada caregivers are trained on how to assist a senior Parkinson’s client manage PD symptoms in ways that can positively impact the individual’s quality of life and that of the family. Our trained Amada caregivers serving families in Georgetown, Sadieville, Stamping Ground, Nicholasville, Richmond, and surrounding Lexington communities understand that in-home care for Parkinson’s clients requires all of the following and more:
- Offer patience and empathy while assisting senior Parkinson’s clients with actitivities of daily living, while still allowing the senior to do as much as possible.
- Encourage communication, ambulation, social activities and social involvement as much as possible while the senior PD client is still able to participate and be involved.
- Help to make the PD client’s home environment safe by keeping pathways open, clearing obstacles and removing floor rugs or unsteady decor.
- Serve as a member of the Parkinson’s home care team by observing symptoms, giving medication reminders, following the PD client’s dietary plan as prescribed by a physician, and assisting with physical or speech therapy exercises or other non-medical tasks.
If you’re looking for in-home Parkinson’s care for yourself or a senior loved one in Georgetown, Sadieville, Stamping Ground, Nicholasville, Richmond, and surrounding Lexington communities, please call us today at 859-963-1842 for a Free Needs Consulation.