Virginia’s Visiting Angels Staunton, an in-home assisted living agency serving Staunton, Norfolk, and the greater Virginia area is pleased to announce that it will be expanding its living assistance services to include uprated Palliative Care for individuals living with serious illness and terminal disease.
More information at https://www.visitingangels.com/staunton/palliative-care
The Palliative Care Program provides skilled and compassionate in-home support that eases a client’s physical discomfort while focusing on their emotional, social, and spiritual needs.
The elderly who reside in Staunton, Virginia, and are battling Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), cancer, or Parkinson’s Disease will feel safe and supported in a comforting, familiar environment.
At Visiting Angels Staunton, it is understood that those with serious and terminal diseases not only require physical care but also require emotional support. Its Living Assistance in-home palliative care program offers a holistic approach to caring for seniors, which includes easing the discomforts and anxieties associated with serious illness. Visiting Angels Staunton caregivers are trained to create a calm and supportive environment that can greatly improve clients’ quality of life.
Palliative Care is frequently confused with hospice or end-of-life care, but it is its own unique form of support that does not discriminate based on life expectancy. Caregivers help patients keep an optimistic outlook, which leads to a higher quality of life across the board.
Palliative care provided in patients’ homes benefits those with cancer, heart disease, kidney disease, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Alzheimer’s disease, and numerous other serious health conditions that necessitate a skilled and specialized care plan. They receive care in the comfort of familiar home surroundings rather than in an institution.
The four areas of focus for Visiting Angels Staunton In-Home Care Program include physical comfort, emotional needs, social needs, and spiritual needs. Its team of specially trained Palliative care providers strives to reduce clients’ pain and discomfort while attending holistically to all aspects of their health.
The in-home care program is designed to work closely with an individual’s existing medical professionals, and also helps clients maintain their regular routines and social activities. Watching for potential signs of depression or other mood disorders is also a priority.
Palliative caregivers use their finely tuned skills to improve the quality of life for those with dangerous and deadly illnesses. Visiting Angels Staunton’s Assisted Living caregivers provide individualized, in-home support for elderly clients who need specialized medical and palliative care in the Staunton and Norfolk areas.
A family member had nothing but good things to say about Visiting Angels, commenting “Thank you for the loving care provided by your organization. It allowed us to keep mom home with us till the end.”
Interested parties can click https://www.visitingangels.com/staunton/palliative-care or call 540-688-3958 to find out more.
Staunton Senior Care, DBA Visiting Angels
1952 William St