There are many elderly people out there who want to stay in their homes instead of staying in the old age homes. Today it is not a problem anymore as there are provisions for senior assisted living where the seniors are given the opportunity to live independently under the supervision of a caregiving agency.
Here are some of the top benefits of assisted living facilities for seniors—
The facilities are monitored with CCTV cameras and 24/7 paroling by the private guards. Normally, each of the inmates is given with individual keys and sometimes they are also asked to use their fingerprints on the biometric locks to open and enter through their main doors. They also install video door answering machines where they can see who’s there at the disposal before opening the gate.
The old members of the assisted service facilities are given fine quality food. They can also serve according to the diet of each inmate there. They have professional cooks and dieticians managing the kitchen and catering department. If any aged inmate ever demands for a special cuisine they will surely prepare for him or her only if it doesn’t have the any ingredient which can be harmful for the person.
24/7 Medical support
Ailing seniors often need the monitoring of doctor or nurses. Particularly if they have any chronic disease such as Parkinson’s Alzheimer’s or cancer- they need to stay under constant medication. They are nursed by the caregivers and if required, they are also sent to hospitals for further treatment.
Nursing and housekeeping services
During old age, many require the support of nurses to take care of them with compassion and care. The caregivers support the seniors to take a bath or to reach the toilet. They are also feed by the caregivers at the centers. Along with nursing care, the assistant living facilities also support them to prepare the beds, clean the sheets and the rooms where the senior inmates stay.
The family members of the elderly persons don’t have to face any hazard after getting them admitted to the assisted living facilities.
From the horses’ mouth it has been known that they are happily living in these residences where they are given the freedom of living like their home. There are some agencies that allow the seniors to welcome guests for a few days or they can also allow an adult son or daughter to stay with them.