HOME CARE SERVICES

Your loved ones deserve compassionate home care!

There are few things that can cause an adult child grief like the failing health of their parents and other loved ones. It’s comforting to know that when the time comes they have a choice for non-medical home care for those special people who are in their golden years. American Swiss has long known how important it is to keep the compassion in serving those who need a helping hand. That’s why we have created a wide range of home care services.

We understand your concerns

Does your amazing senior need help at their personal residence or a friend at the hospital? We understand that you don’t want the people you treasure so much to be alone. You want them to have a voice when you can’t be there personally. Has the time come that your cherished senior has to enter hospice care? We want you to know that we are there to help you with all your concerns. The dignity of seniors is very important to us and we pride ourselves on ensuring that we don’t just do our job – we have taken in home care to a higher level.

We are available when you can’t be

You need a partner that is available whenever you need them. We provide you full time access to the best staff to ensure the proper care of your loved ones. Whether you have a need for night care, day care, or a few hours a day or week we are committed to providing exceptional assistance that exceeds your expectations. We will be there to proudly service seniors with compassionate and professional home care services. Remember, there is no place that your loved ones will be as comfortable as in their own home. They will be so thankful to you for making that happen for them.

We are dedicated to in home care for seniors

Everybody deserves dignity in life. It’s frightening to wake up and realize that the ability of your loved one to provide for themselves has slowly diminished over the years. Suddenly you are faced with the farsh reality that you need to step in and help a person that was once completely independent. You need to start making decisions that impact their lives. That is not easy for anybody to do. You can make it easier by looking at the specialists in non-medical home care services at American Swiss. We are completely dedicated to maintaining dignity, keeping as much independence available to your loved ones as possible and ensure their safety.

Professionals who go above and beyond

There is no room for short-cuts when it comes to finding the best home caregivers for your loved ones. We know that nothing less than warm hearted, highly qualified people are acceptable to you when you are making your decision. All of our caregivers have experience and knowledge. They’ve proven repeatedly that the not only like but love to provide care for others. Each caregiver undergoes a criminal background and reference check. They are bonded and insured and trained in first aid, CPR and emergency response. We don’t leave anything to chance when it comes to providing our services to senior citizens in our communities.

You choose your caregiver

At American Swiss we know it isn’t easy to make the decision to invite a caregiver into the home of your loved one. That is why we always offer a free in home assessment to discuss personal care needs and wishes. This assessment serves as a basis for the personalized care plan and ensures that the caregiver can properly address the physical, emotional and social needs of the senior. You have the opportunity to interview a couple of caregivers. We let you choose the caregiver you trust.

Home Care services offered
Some of the many services we offer are:

  • Assistance in toileting, incontinence care
  • Bathing, grooming and dressing assistance
  • Assistance with walking and transferring
  • Meal preparation/diet monitoring, feeding if necessary
  • Housekeeping and laundry
  • Transportation to scheduled appointments, shopping and errands, friends or family
  • Accompaniment on doctor’s visits
  • Alzheimer’s and dementia care
  • Parkinson’s care
  • Respite care
  • Hospital sitters
  • Escort to religious services
  • Medication dispension/supervision/reminders, order and pick-up of prescriptions/refills
  • Assistance with pets
  • Conversation and friendship to combat loneliness
  • Playing games/cards
  • Reading or watching their favourite TV shows
  • Letter writing, correspondance, paying bills
  • Encourage a mild exercise program and participate in reading, games and other activities to stimulate the mind and spirit
  • Empty or change external urinary and ostomy bags
  • Obtain and record vital signs such as blood pressure and pulse
  • Answer the phone/door
  • And much, much more

References are available upon request. We have a few samples of what our customers are saying about us on the testimonials page.