When an aging loved one resides in a nursing care community, hospice house or an assisted living center, we often find ourselves wishing we could be with them around the clock. It might be because the private assisted living home doesn’t provide twenty-four hour care or when they live in a group home they may still need additional personal care assistance a few hours a week. Whatever the case, it can be extremely helpful to bring in private caregivers to assist in filling in the gaps left by the regular facility staff.

Families of an elderly loved one can inquire after a private caregiver to help in situations such as these:

Whatever kind of care facility is the setting, private caregivers can be a good solution for the entire family. The senior benefits from receiving additional support and attention; while the family gains peace of mind that their loved one is safe and well cared for.