Chronic health problems and/or occasional acute health crises will eventually challenge most older adults. Many adults and seniors with significant physical or cognitive impairments live at home or with a friend or family member. In the cases where additional care and support is needed, many people prefer to receive services in the comfort of their home.
The primary goal of Easterseals’ in home services is to assist you and/or your loved one as they strive to stay in the community and living arrangement of their choice. The services provided represent a partnership to create a safe, secure environment providing them with the supports needed to experience a variety of opportunities to foster independence.
Services provided in your home
Easterseals provides a comprehensive set of services allowing you and your loved one to choose what is needed. Our services are flexible so that as people regain function or their needs change, you can choose to cut back or add additional services.
Planning to stay at home
The array of programs for seniors has grown to the point that many older adults are able to stay in the community of their choice. In order to make the best use of the available services, both of you must be willing to honestly and carefully understand their needs and be willing to accept help.
Locate a service provider
Easterseals in home providers can help you meet the needs of your parent or loved one by extending your ability to assure a safe secure environment. Qualified, dedicated staff offer a continuation of your high-standards of care.
Center-based Adult Day Services a care option for adults who choose to go somewere during the day for socialization, recreation or other activities.
Easy Access Housing resources for making your home accessible
Loving Conversations a thoughtful guide for adult children and their parents
Transportation solutions for caregivers helpful hints and resources for those transporting their loved ones in their own vehicle.