Whether you live in the East Bay or Walnut Creek area, you may be curious to learn more about hospice care. At Care Indeed, we know how difficult it is to watch as a loved one reaches the end of his/her life. However, during a difficult time, providing your loved one with a measure of comfort is essential.
Hospice care is designed for individuals who have only months or less to live, no matter how old they are, or what condition is stealing their life away. Whether someone has cancer, Alzheimer’s, dementia, or another condition/disease, hospice care provides support for the family, giving you a bit of respite during a difficult time.
Basically, there are four levels of hospice care which depend on the unique needs of your loved one. These include:
Caring for a dying loved one is both physically and emotionally draining. However, hospice care is important for helping maintain a level of comfort and quality of life. At Care Indeed, our East Bay in home caregivers are ready to help with your needs, providing peace of mind knowing that your loved one is being well cared for, and helping take some of the weight off your shoulders.
At Care Indeed, we believe that when our caregivers, our clients and our clients’ family members are facing challenges, information and education are absolutely vital. That is why our Care Blog is focused on providing the knowledge needed to understand the ins and outs of common diseases, care techniques and even training opportunities.
We want to be able to support those who need help with day-to-day tasks with interesting tidbits and advice that help to provide peace of mind, know-how and an entertaining read. As you read through each one of our blogs, know that the support you need is just a click away. Whether an individual just wants a friendly face to catch up with over a cup of tea, or they need some more support due to a health diagnosis, our professionals are available 24/7.