Personal Care in Fort Myers,Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Naples FL and surrounding areas
As we age we often need assistance with personal care. Personal care can be defined as "everyday activities." We often take these "everyday activities" for granted until we can no longer take care of them on our own. Comfort Keepers of Fort Myers,Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Naples and surrounding areas is proud to be able to provide seniors in the area with personal care in the comfort of their own home.
Personal Care Services
Bathing, Grooming, and Hygiene
Comfort Keepers® in Fort Myers,Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Naples FL and surrounding areas can help seniors feel positive about their appearance through bathing, grooming, and hygiene assistance. Bathing not only cleanses the skin but goes deeper to refresh the spirit, provide relaxation, and stimulate circulation. Our caregivers are trained to lessen any embarrassment or discomfort.
Mobility assistance helps seniors maintain as active a lifestyle as possible when considering their ages, abilities, and overall health. There are many physical health benefits of keeping the senior mobile, including lowering blood pressure, improving digestion and sleep, increasing energy and stamina, and strengthening the heart. Comfort Keepers of Fort Myers,Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Naples FL and surrounding areas can also accompany the client on a short walk, and provide encouragement and reminders to complete prescribed exercises.
Transferring and Positioning
Our Fort Myers,Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Naples FL and surrounding area caregivers are trained to move and place clients in correct posture positions to promote health and safety. Proper transferring and positioning from or into beds and chairs eliminates pressure areas on the skin, reduces weakening and stiffening of muscles, and encourages proper breathing, digestion, and elimination.
Toileting and Incontinence Care
Our caregivers work to maintain the dignity and self-esteem of seniors and other adult clients as they assist with daily living activities. Through this caring approach, Comfort Keepers help lessen the embarrassment clients may feel associated with incontinence and need for toileting assistance.
Feeding and Special Diet
Some clients need help feeding themselves, and the loss of independent eating can be hard to accept. Our Comfort Keepers understand this and are particularly sensitive, making the extra effort that can turn mealtime into a more enjoyable social time. In addition, Comfort Keepers will help ensure that their clients stay on prescribed diets to prevent or control a wide variety of medical conditions such as heart disease, high blood pressure, or diabetes.