SOURCE: Assisting Hands of Boca Raton and Delray Beach

Assisting Hands of Boca Raton and Delray Beach

May 11, 2016 07:01 ET

Alzheimer's and Dementia Care: Challenges & Care Plan by Assisting Hands of Boca Raton and Delray Beach

BOCA RATON, FL--(Marketwired - May 11, 2016) -  Assisting Hands Home Care of Boca Raton and Delray Beach has published a series of editorial content to help create awareness of the challenges of Alzheimer's and Dementia, and how to develop an individualized care plan with the assistance of loving family members and Assisting Hands staff.

Alzheimer's and dementia disorders take many forms and present distinctive challenges for both seniors and family members. Please read this infographic designed for you to read some of those challenges and the benefits of working with Assisting Hands Home Care. "Our staff and Assisting Hands home caregivers are carefully trained in providing appropriate and positive reinforcement techniques in a loving and dignifying manner," said Ricardo Perez, President with Assisting Hands of Boca Raton and Delray Beach.

Alzheimer's is a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. "At Assisting Hands®, we help you explore whether or not it is time to work with caregivers. It's also important to recognize the early ages of diseases like dementia and Alzheimer's so that you may gently introduce and transition your loved ones to home care services," added Mr. Perez.

Some Facts of Alzheimer's:

  • 6th leading cause of death in the United States
  • Almost 2/3 of Americans with Alzheimer's disease are women
  • 1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer's or another dementia
  • Every 67 seconds someone in the United States develops the disease
  • Out of the top ten causes of death in America, it's the only one that cannot be PREVENTED, SLOWED or CURED

If you or your loved one has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's or dementia, contact Assisting Hands Home Care of Boca Raton and Delray Beach at (561) 440-1339, and learn the benefits of Alzheimer's and Dementia Care. "Our competent, capable and loving caregivers are trained in home care and can take care of your elderly parents and help them stay at home safely and independently," concluded Mr. Perez.

ABOUT ASSISTING HANDS OF BOCA RATON AND DELRAY 
Assisting Hands® is a private pay, Non Medicare/Medicaid, In Home Health Agency that provides non-medical, personal care and skilled services, including nursing, occupational and speech therapy. Assisting Hands of Boca Raton and Delray Beach has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for Home Care Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Joint Commission's "Gold Seal of Approval™" is an internationally recognized symbol of quality that reflects an organization's commitment to providing safe and effective care. Learn more at www.assistinghands.com/bocadelray/about-us/ or call (561) 440-1339

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