A Special Touch In-Home Care offers 24/7 in-home assistance. These services include:
Bathing – Our caregivers assist with bathing and cleaning clients in a shower, tub, or with a basin. They assist with helping clients get in and out safely. The caregivers can give a sponge bath, help soap, rinse, and dry.
Grooming - Our caregivers assist with hair care, skin care, oral care and nail care.
Dressing – Our caregivers assist with dressing and removing articles of clothing and undergarments. Clients will receive assistance with special devices such as back or leg braces, corsets, elastic stockings, artificial limbs or splints.
Toileting – Our caregivers assist clients with getting on and off the toilet. Additionally, they assist with cleaning and emptying the commode, wiping and cleaning the body after toileting, managing clothing, but also bedpans.
Continence Care – Our caregivers assist with supporting adults with bowel and bladder problems. They assist with cleanup and accidents in an non-invasive manner, and help keep clients clean and free from sores. The caregiver can assist with diaper application, and disposable barrier pads.
Fall Prevention & Mobility - Our caregivers assist with transfers, walking, range of motion exercises and light exercise.
Laundry and Cleaning - Caregivers assist with taking care of the home, kitchen, and bathroom and with household activities such as cleaning and laundry services.
Meal Planning - Caregivers can assist with meal planning to ensure our clients get balanced meals.
Cooking - Our caregivers assist with meal preparation.
Shopping - Our caregivers offer assistance with grocery shopping, if needed.
Transportation - Our caregivers can assist with assistance to and from appointments, grocery shopping, etc.
Miscellaneous Transportation - Our caregivers can assist with running errands and family functions and outings. Transportation is important in keeping our clients active and connected to their loved ones.
Medication Reminders - We offer assistance with making sure medication is taken by reminding the client, putting it out for them, and keeping an eye on it until the medications are taken.
Companion Care - Our caregivers ensure clients remain active members of their community. They assist with keeping clients mentally alert through staying connected to their favorite activities and to the people around them.