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PERSONAL CARE

BATHING Do you or a loved one need assistance in the bath or shower? Our caring staff can assist. Is your loved one bed-bound? We can also provide bed and sponge baths.  
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DRESSING On certain occasions, a client may need assistance in dressing themselves due to weakness or other disabilities. Always There can help. Our staff can also assist with the donning of prosthetics.
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GROOMING Always There’s dedicated staff can assist clients with washing, combing their hair,  nail care (nail care includes filing and polishing,not cutting of nails), shaving, brushing teeth and other grooming tasks to enable them to feel good about their appearance.
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LIGHT HOUSEKEEPING Always There’s light housekeeping services include vacuuming, dusting, sweeping and mopping floors, cleaning bathrooms (sinks, tubs, showers, and toilets), cleaning kitchens (sinks, appliances, counters, taking out trash), straightening all rooms, organizing closets and drawers, and cleaning any interior windows that can be reached without a ladder. Always There does not provide outdoor cleaning, maintenance, heavy lifting or moving of furniture.
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TRANSFER/MOBILITY ASSISTANCE Always There can assist clients as needed with mobility to help them maintain as active a lifestyle as possible. Being able to get out and about offers both physical and mental health benefits to seniors. Physical health benefits of activity include increased stamina and energy, a strengthened heart, lower blood pressure and improved digestion and sleep. In addition, activity improves mood, releases stress and increases mental alertness.

Our dedicated staff is trained to move and place clients in correct posture position to promote health and safety  and proper functioning of the body's many systems. Proper transferring and positioning from or into beds and chairs eliminate pressure areas on the skin, reduce weakening and stiffening of muscles, and encourage   proper breathing, digestion and elimination.
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COMPANIONSHIP Always There’s companionship provides friendship and company for the home-bound client. When family members are isolated, they feel lonely, disconnected, sad and sometimes filled with despair. Companion programs provide welcome interaction. Always There’s companionship can include: playing cards, talking, puzzles, reading, playing video games (including Wii), assistance with computer emails and website research, emailing family members and uploading photos to family members. 
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GROCERY SHOPPING/ERRANDS Homebound? Need assistance with errands outside the home, including grocery shopping? Always There’s staff can go to the supermarket, post office, pharmacy or other local venues to pick up needed items. Our staff will  pick up a client’s list, clip coupons, shop for a client’s groceries and even put them away.
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LAUNDRY Always There’s staff can do the following services: washing, drying, ironing and putting things away. The laundry service can be done at home or off-site at a laundromat. Always There will involve clients to make sure laundry is done according to their preferences. 
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MEAL PREPARATION Always There can make mealtime enjoyable again. We will come to a client’s home and prepare meals, using his or her ingredients. We also prepare meals to freeze   for future use and we always do the clean up!
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SUPERVISION As a caregiver, you will find that both the amount and the type of care needed by an Alzheimer's patient will change over time. Always There can provide supervision in the early stages to keep your loved ones safe. Staff can provide diversional activities, walk with them, and monitor their whereabouts.
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RESPITE CARE Caregiving can be rewarding and often strengthens bonds within a family. At the same time, caregiving can be demanding amidst life's other responsibilities. Family caregivers and those in their care can benefit from a little time off now and then. That is why Always There offers respite caregiving. This service can be scheduled as needed to provide family caregivers time to run errands, go shopping or get some much-needed rest.
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