One of the services offered together with home care assistance in Houston, Texas is light housekeeping. This means that home care aides assigned to your home will also do some housekeeping tasks on behalf of the elderly client in addition to monitoring medication and accompanying the senior to doctor’s appointments.
This service is included in the roster because it’s very important that the house is kept clean when you’re caring for someone who is an elderly.
Because senior home care services in Seabrook, Texas want to make sure that their clients are kept safe, housekeeping does its part by making sure that the house is free of dust and other debris that can expose the family to harmful microorganisms. These microbes can trigger all sorts of complications like asthma, hay fever, coughs, colds, and, in this current time, COVID-19 infection.
If you have a little child at home, light housekeeping by senior care services in Houston, Texas also makes sure that the floors are free of large debris and spilled liquids from playing toddlers that can cause slipping and falling accidents involving the elder.
Slipping and falling are two of the most common accidents that seriously injure elders, and should be avoided at all cost.
If you need a helping hand in housekeeping, meal planning, companionship, and other concerns when caring for elders, contact us at Heartful Senior Care LLC. If you’re already providing care for your elder, we can offer you respite care services in case you want to take a break.