Talking to Your Loved One About the Benefits of In-Home Care

by | Jun 20, 2018 | Uncategorized | 0 comments

Happy elderly couple talking with their carer

The senior population in our community continues to grow year after year, prompting the need for quality home care in Montgomery County, MD. Any family would want to stay together and, when possible, they want to keep their loved one at home. It’s probably something you can relate to in your own household if you have loved ones who are living their golden years or even if you have family members who have mobility issues or health conditions that need special attention.

If you feel like your loved one could use home care, it is important to talk to them about how important these services are and how such can benefit their daily lives. If your loved one is like most of us, then having to rely on services provided by a caregiver can feel like we are letting go of our independence. However, the opposite is true. Our services are personalized to meet the needs of your loved ones on a daily basis, so they can continue pursuing a satisfying and independent lifestyle.

So here are a few ways you can talk to your loved one about professional care services:

  • Talk About Their Daily Challenges:
    The first step to talking to your loved one about home care services in Silver Spring, Maryland is to talk to them about the different kinds of challenges they face on a daily basis. These challenges can be anything from preparing meals, doing household chores, to personal care. If they are unable to live a comfortable and fulfilling life due to these problems they face in their lives, then this could be a good way to discuss how our home care services could benefit them and how we tailor our support to meet their unique needs so they can live a more satisfying lifestyle.
  • Discussing the Benefits:
    Another option when talking about home care in Rockville, Maryland is to discuss the different kinds of benefits your loved one will enjoy. By talking about the perks and how we can serve them, this can help change their mind and start considering receiving caregiving support. Our services can benefit your loved one in a number of ways. We can help with their personal care, help them maintain a healthy life, and ensure they are able to continue doing the many things they love and enjoy the comfort of home.

Those are just a couple of ways to keep in mind when talking to your loved one about an in-home care service provider such as Nest & Care. If you want to find out more about our services and what we can do to help you, please feel free to get in touch with us anytime.

Nest & Care is a dedicated in-home care in Montgomery County, MD. We provide service in Rockville, Bethesda, Silver Spring and its neighboring communities. If you’re looking for a dedicated and professional caregiver who can help a loved one for their daily needs, Nest & Care can help. We carefully match each client with the best caregiver and formulate an individualized plan that best suits the family’s needs and goals. Excellent service to our clients and families is of paramount importance to us. Call us today for your free in-home assessment by a Nest & Care Registered Nurse.

Katharina Villanueva

Katharina Villanueva

RN, BSN, CCRN-K, SCRN, CNRN, DN, CDP

Kat is the founder of Nest & Care LLC, a Private Duty In-Home Care agency providing companion care, personal care, and skilled nursing services to families in and around Montgomery County and Howard County, MD.

For the past 15 years, she has devoted her nursing career to caring for patients with Neurologic or Neurosurgical conditions in the acute, subacute and chronic phases. She worked at Keck Medical Center of USC in Los Angeles, California before moving to Maryland where she exclusively worked with patients with stroke as a stroke program coordinator at Providence Hospital.

She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing at University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines in 1998. Kat is married to Mikael, a pediatric surgeon. They have 3 boys and 3 dogs.