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Why People Choose In Home Care as an Alternative to Residential Centers for Seniors

In Home Senior Care in Delaware CountyToday, families have options other than elderly nursing homes and similar full-time residential treatment centers. Neighborly Home Care is one professional provider of senior care that has found that many people in Delaware and Pennsylvania are choosing the more affordable and individualized in home care as a n alternative to residential centers for seniors.

In Home Care Benefits for Seniors

In home care brings numerous benefits to seniors, particularly those who are still largely mobile and autonomous, but having difficulty in their day-to-day lives. Seniors can continue living in their own homes and maintain a level of independence. The caregiver is able to help with many tasks, such as light cleaning or cooking, while also being available to help monitor the senior’s well-being. Neighborly Home Care’s in home care providers will also accompany seniors to medical visits, offering safe transport as well as someone who can take notes and provide information to families.

In Home Care Benefits for Families

In home care also benefits families, as the responsibility on adult children or other relatives can be reduced. Those dedicated to providing care to their aging loved-ones will find that they need respite sometimes. Such care can easily cause significant physical, mental, or financial damage to those providing care – especially those untrained in best practices for helping the elderly. In home care is also less expensive than nursing facilities in nearly all cases, and can sometimes be covered under Medicaid and other public health options.

In home care combines the best in elderly care techniques: The elderly get as much freedom and autonomy as possible, while still receiving individualized care that fits their particular needs. Families gain assistance with their loved ones’ senior care: both physical relief and emotional relief, knowing that their loved ones are being cared for when they are unable to be present. Contact Neighborly Home Care directly for further information.

About Neighborly Home Care

Neighborly Home Care is a Pennsylvania and Delaware provider of in home health care and life-assistance services for the elderly and disabled individuals. We maintain the highest possible levels of expertise, compassion, and professionalism among our caregiving staff, while offering a wide range of assistance services. Whether in home care entails 24/7 around-the-clock care, periodic check-ins, or transport for seniors lacking mobility, Neighborly Home Care seeks to allow seniors the most autonomy while still caring for their needs. For more information about in home care as an alternative to residential centers or other options, please visit or contact 610-658-5822.

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The families we serve keep saying great things.

I just wanted to tell you how grateful we are that Neighborly Home Care stepped in & took over taking care of my Dad when we really needed it, no questions asked. Our caregiver has become part of the family and we know we can depend on her being there every day & taking great care of my Dad. He misses her when she’s not there!

— Daughter of an NHC Client