Senior Care Resources and Information in Charlotte, NC

Ensuring Your Elderly Loved One’s Safety from Afar with Live-In Care

Live-in Care for Seniors in Charlotte, NC

Live-in Care for SeniorsWhen you live further away from your aging parent than you’d like to, it can seem difficult to keep tabs on them and make sure they’re doing well. That’s where a live-in caregiver can come in. Hiring someone to live with your elderly relative on a 24/7 basis can help protect them and keep them safer, but that person can also provide you with important information regarding your mom or dad’s health and well-being. That can involve everything from their last doctor’s appointment to how much they’re eating.

It’s always good to feel connected to your loved ones, and you want to be in their lives and know what’s going on with them, even if you live far away. Since you can’t drop by after work or on the weekends to check on your mom or dad, you can be in touch with their caregiver frequently to ensure that they’re stable and doing well. If they have problems developing, your caregiver can alert you before those issues become more severe. Knowing what’s taking place early on can mean making decisions to protect your aging parent, and help them live a better life.

Hiring a caregiver means trusting a professional to live with your elderly loved one and help them retain their independence, so they don’t have to live in an assisted living facility or nursing home. Being able to stay in their own home, where they feel comfortable and have a lot of memories, can help their peace of mind and their mental health, so it’s important to allow them to stay put if possible. Doing that, though, can put them at risk if they aren’t cared for properly.

Falls and related problems, along with the risk of not getting enough nutrition, not turning off appliances, and depression, are all real concerns for the elderly. When they live alone, those risks are magnified, and it’s possible for something that would otherwise be simple to become a tragedy. When there’s a 24/7 caregiver with your elderly parent, you can put a lot of your fears and worries to rest, since the risks are minimized. If something does go wrong, help will be in the same house and readily available, further reducing the risk to your loved one.

If you or your loved one could benefit from the help of live-in care for seniors in Charlotte, NC and the surrounding areas, contact the caregivers at Golden Heart Senior Care. Experience the peace of mind that comes from knowing that you’re in Caring Hands with Golden Heart! Call (704) 246-5806 for more information.

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Natalie Smith

Natalie Smith, Founder and Co-Owner of Golden Heart Senior Care of Charlotte is hands on with every detail of Golden Heart’s business. Natalie emigrated to the United States from Ukraine. Coming to this country, she did not know a word of English and her and her mother had virtually nothing. Through hard-work and determination as well as through the assistance of social organizations, Natalie learned English, educated herself and grew to be a business owner. It was while working as a caregiver and putting herself through school that Natalie came to love working for, and with, seniors. It was this passion for taking care of others (as well as her past experience where she herself was on the receiving end of help) that led Natalie to always want to open her own home care agency. She takes a tremendous amount of pride in providing quality care to the clients of Golden Heart Senior Care of Charlotte. As such, she uses her corporate experience in management to oversee the selection and hiring of caregivers for Golden Heart Senior Care of Charlotte. In addition, Natalie continuously engages with clients to ensure they are more than satisfied with the care they receive and constantly looks for ways to improve herself and her company.

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