Round-the-Clock Alzheimer & Dementia Care
Watching a beloved elderly parent or grandparent suffer with Alzheimer’s disease or Dementia is difficult. Fortunately, you can hire a Caregiver, Nurse Aide, Senior Companion, Home Health Aide or Personal Care Assistant from A-1 Home Care Agency. Since 1991, our agency has provided personalized home care services on an Hourly Care or 24-Hour Live-In Basis. We are approved by Long Term Care Insurance Companies including GenWorth, CALPERS, MetLife, Penn Treaty, Veteran Administration, John Hancock, Bankers’ Life & Casualty and many others.
- State Licensed, Bonded and Insured Non-Medical Home Care Agency
- Approved Vendor by Long-Term Care Insurance Companies
- Contracted Provider for Long Term Care Insurance Guild
- Approved Vendor for Veterans Aid and Attendance Pension Benefit Program
- Approved Vendor for Regional Center of Orange County
- Approved Vendor for Frank D. Lanterman Regional Center
- Partner of Citrus Valley Hospital for Medi-Care Bundle Payment Program
- Member of Alzheimer’s Association
- Approved Vendor for Partners in Care Foundation – MSSP
- Vendor for Family Caregiver Resource Center in OC / St. Jude’s Hospital – MSSP
- Member of American Board of Home Care
- National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC)
- Home Care Association of America (HCAOA)
- Member of American Care Management Association
- Certified National Readmission Prevention Team
- California Department of Social Services
- Home Care Services Bureau
Having a professional and experienced caregiver provides peace of mind for your entire family. All Care Providers are knowledgeable about Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease. Our Caregivers know how to be a soothing and helpful presence for your loved one, keeping them safe and happy in their own home.
Be sure to give us a call at (562) 929-8200 today!
In Home Alzheimer Caregivers in Los Angeles
We are a Licensed, Bonded and Insured company that has had the opportunity to work with families who had Long Term Care Insurance coverage through the following companies, namely Penn Treaty, John Hancock, Bankers Life and Casualty, Veterans Administration, CalPERS, MetLife Insurance, Continental Casualty Company and Senior Health Insurance Company of Pennsylvania.
The assistance of a Certified Nurse Assistant, Certified Home Health Aide or Medical Assistant can help family members discover the best way to respond to their loved one when they refuse to take medication, eat, bathe, or exercise and help them through difficult transitions.
Our professional support also assists elders or seniors who are experiencing appetite loss, behavior problems, loss of memory, depression, fatigue, sleep changes and vision changes. Though we can never replace the level of care from a family caregiver, the ceaseless dedication and abundant experience found in all of our Alzheimer Caregivers will ensure the highest levels of safety and assistance for your loved one for as long as they are receiving caregiving service from A-1 Home Care.
Be sure to give us a call at (562) 929-8400 today!
Is it Dementia or Alzheimer’s?
As we age, some memory loss and confusion now and again is normal. We all have days where we lose the car keys or forget an appointment. What we need to know are the symptoms of something more serious than forgetfulness cause by everyday stress. If you suspect your loved one may be developing Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia, it’s best to speak with an expert physician.
Neither illness occurs overnight and there’s a difference between Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease. The following are some signs of dementia as opposed to Alzheimer’s:
- Short term memory loss
- Confusion and difficulty concentrating
- Slight changes in personality and behavior
- Inability to think problems through, needs step-by-step instructions
- Forgetting where something is or when an event took place
- Forgetting names of people or things
- Difficulty completing familiar tasks
- Severe changes in personality, hygiene, mood and behavior
- Problems with abstract thinking, difficulty understanding time and place
- Forgetting the item exists or that the event ever happened