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Having to spend any amount of time in the hospital can be difficult—but especially when you don’t have a companion to keep you company.

At A-1 Home Care in Corona Del Mar, our friendly caregivers provide after surgery care solutions that bring seniors from all walks of life, including Jewish, Middle Eastern, Asian, and European, to a position of higher spirits during their stay in the hospital.

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Check out a few of the hospital sitter care services provided by the caregiving professionals at A-1 Home Care:

  • assistance with personal services like bathing, grooming, dressing, and toileting
  • wake-up and tuck-in services
  • running errands like grocery shopping and picking up clothes from the cleaners
  • maintenance inside the home including vacuuming, dusting, dishwashing, laundry, and trash
  • assistance with mobility
  • maintenance outside the home including yard work and gardening tasks
  • transportation of items you need from the home during your hospital stay
  • special needs care
  • child care
  • pet care

A-1 Home Care has been considered the non-medical home care agency trusted most in Southern California for the past 20 years and counting, serving seniors from different ethnic backgrounds with the most affordable caregiving options offered anywhere. Each caregiver on staff provides a variety of different elder care services that include respite care for overworked family caregivers, Alzheimer’s and dementia care, diabetic care, and many others. Our diverse caregiving options makes it so that no senior gets left out on the journey to better home health!

You can discover more information about the leading after surgery care options that are available in Corona Del Mar and surrounding communities when you contact a friendly caregiver at (949) 650-3800 or (562) 929-8400 today. A-1 Home Care is proud to serve nearby cities like Seal Beach, Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley, Newport Beach, and Laguna Beach.

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Living through a heart attack is something more and more seniors today are able to do—but it doesn’t come without its long-term consequences and a lasting fear of it occurring again.

At A-1 Home Care in Corona Del Mar, expert caregivers provide care from the comfort of the home, bringing healthy lifestyle habits and one-to-one aid that helps to improve the chances of heart attack patients avoiding additional attacks in the future. Every caregiver on staff brings leading assistance paired with the most affordable prices to people of socioeconomic backgrounds that include Jewish, Middle Eastern, Asian, and European. Many of these caregivers are also multi-lingual and speak different languages, so that no senior is left out in the fight against heart disease.

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The caregivers at A-1 Home Care bring senior care solutions to the comfort of the home that include:

  • help with chores around the home
  • help with yard work and gardening duties
  • help with dressing, grooming, bathing, and other personal services
  • preparation of delicious and nutritious meals
  • assistance with mobility and walking
  • enjoyable conversation, companionship, and activities
  • medication reminders and administration
  • running errands like grocery shopping and picking up clothes from the cleaners
  • transportation to and from medical appointments and other engagements

A-1 Home Care’s 24 hour, round the clock elder care providers additionally help seniors in need of brain injury care, arthritis care, and much more, serving as the backbone of the non-medical home care agency of choice in Los Angeles and Orange County since its beginning back in 1991.

You can find out more about the most affordable and long-lasting heart attack caregiving services available in Corona Del Mar and nearby cities when you contact a helpful caregiver today at (949) 650-3800. A-1 Home Care is proud to serve neighboring communities across Southern California, including Laguna Beach, Newport Beach, Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley, and Seal Beach.

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Requiring incontinence care is something many people dread because it can symbolize a loss of independence and continued embarrassment for the future. But did you know that it’s nothing to be ashamed about if you live here in Corona Del Mar?

That’s because A-1 Home Care in Corona Del Mar has been helping elders find relief for more than 20 years already, serving as the non-medical home care agency of choice in both Orange County and Los Angeles. Each care giver at A-1 Home Care is not only helpful and friendly, but also fully-equipped with years of professional experience in the care-giving field so that you can trust in the senior services they provide, regardless of how personal they might be.

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A-1 Home Care’s compassionate elder care providers come to elders in the comfort of their own homes and provide them with lasting incontinence care. These senior service specialists provide aid in the home as well as personal services to relieve every incontinence issue. Some of the specific things they can help elders with in the home include:

  • help with household chores like laundry, dish washing, bed-making, and vacuuming
  • help with yard work and gardening duties like mowing the lawn, raking leaves, and watering plants
  • help with bathing, dressing, and going to the bathroom
  • running errands like grocery shopping and picking up clothes from the cleaners
  • preparation of healthy meals that are full of wholesome ingredients
  • good companionship and conversation
  • medication reminders
  • transportation to and from medical appointments and other existing engagements

For lasting incontinence care solutions right here in Corona Del Mar and surrounding areas, contact one of the senior care specialists at A-1 Home Care today by dialing (949) 650-3800. A-1 Home Care serves communities throughout Southern California, including cities like Marina Del Rey, San Pedro, Long Beach, Garden Grove, and Beverly Hills.

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Not everyone in this country lives near their aging parents. Some of which are separated by thousands of miles across each coast of the country. It may be difficult to give care when the distance is that far apart. However, thanks to the power of the Internet, it is possible to check on the aging parents regularly in an more interactive way. In this MSNBC article titled “Millions Now Manage Aging Parents Care Afar“, it discussed about how Skype, a video telephone service is making it easier for someone to check on their loved ones from afar, and that can give the elderly a peace of mind that is often ignored.  Of course, many seniors do not understand the digital world as well as most of us, but with some patience, these communication services can be taught  in time for the purpose.

If you have loved ones who live in the Corona Del Mar Area, A-1 Home Care in Corona Del Mar offer 24 hour live in home care for seniors, as well as other services such as cancer care, hospice care, after surgery care, diabetes care, and other senior care services.  With caregivers all over Los Angeles and Orange County, we also serve communities such as Newport Beach, Costa Mesa, Huntington Beach, Laguna Beach, Irvine, Santa Ana, and others. We have serviced families from many multicultural backgrounds, including Jewish, Asian, Middle Eastern, and continue to provide diverse caregivers for our clients.

Call us at (949) 650-3800 to speak with our representatives, or visit our website at www.coronadelmarinhomecare.com for more information.

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Caring for someone with Dementia is no easy task. It’s a challenging journey that requires commitment, patience, and the ability to provide excellent care at every stage. Emotions such as shock, anger, and grief at the onset of diagnosis can make accepting your new reality difficult.

A-1 Home Care supplies superior in-home care for patients and families dealing with dementia. As a certified home health aide, our elderly dementia care services provide a way to care for those suffering in the comfort of their own home.

Our dementia caregivers and trained nurses help alleviate the stress caused by the symptoms and complications of dementia. Help-at-home for dementia sufferers in the Corona del Mar area is available 24 hours a day.

You should not have to do it alone…and with A-1 Home Care Agency you won’t have to.

Our services are also available in the O.C. communities of Anaheim Hills, Santa Ana, Tustin, Irvine, Garden Grove, Villa Park, Brea, Fullerton, Yorba Linda, Diamond Bar, La Habra, Los Alamitos, Newport Beach, and others in Orange County.

Call us today to interview and hire a compassionate caregiver in your area at (714) 523 4010! Or visit www.a-1domestic.com for more info. You can also find us on Facebook and Twitter!

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Many seniors and elderly enjoy cooking. But with impaired physical abilities, working around fire and knives can have its danger. Here are a few safety tips for the kitchen to follow so your elderly loved ones can enjoy preparing their favorite meals.  First, make sure there are enough lighting in the kitchen so all areas like sink and counter tops are well-lit.  Put away all the unnecessary appliances and ensure the ones in use are properly maintained. It is also important to keep things organized, drawers closed, and clear up unnecessary items to avoid accidents, falls, and other problems. Lastly, handles of pots and pans should be turned away from the edge of the range and other burners, and avoid wearing loose clothing that can potentially catch fire.

A-1 Home Care in Corona Del Mar offers skilled and experienced caregivers such as Marilyn Aldana and Krishna Javier, who are great under many home care scenarios whether it be Arthritis Care, Alzheimer Care, Hospice Care, Parkinson Care, Bipolar Care, Special Needs Care, Cancer Care, and other Elder Care at home.  We have received many testimonials from clients in the surrounding cities of Huntington Beach, Villa Park, Costa Mesa, Tustin, Irvine, Fountain Valley, Garden Grove, and other cities around Orange County and Los Angeles, each praising the exceptional services they have enjoyed from one of our reliable caregivers.  With the requirement for First Aid and CPR training, you can have a peace of mind when our caregivers is in charge of care for your loved ones.

For free in home assessment, call 949-650-3800.  Visit www.coronadelmarinhomecare.com for more info.

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Joint Pains front arthritis, osteoporosis, hypertension, fatigues, and other senior and elderly ailments are a few of many common problems that your aging loved ones may be experiencing.  Traditionally medications are sometimes effective, yet sometimes they have side effects that lingers and create other problems entirely.  Alternative medicines are gaining popularity among western doctors as viable options to treat many ailments.  One of those is acupuncture.  An age old practice by the Chinese, acupuncture pinpoints spots on the body to treat pains and other conditions.  One statistic has shown that one in five people in France have tried acupuncture, so such practice is not exclusive to the eastern world. In this WedMD slideshow, it shows acupuncture as effective treatment for pains from headaches, lower back pain, dental pain, arthritis pain, fibromyalgia, and even possiblity to increase fertility chances.  For elderly and seniors who are looking in the possible option to try acupuncture, consult your regular doctor about the issue, and many are becoming more accepting to such idea.

A-1 Home Care in Corona Del Mar specializes in Senior and Elderly in home care services, with experience in Parkinson Care, Arthritis Care, Incontinence Care, Hospice Care, Alzheimer Care, Diabetes Care, and much more.  All our caregivers have prior work experience, and are all certified in CPR/First Aid while insured for liability/malpractice. For over 20 years, A-1 has served the areas of Corona Del Mar, Newport Beach, Costa Mesa, Huntington Beach, Laguna Beach, Irvine, Santa Ana, Mission Viejo, and other communities around Orange County and Los Angeles.  We are proud to have received an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau, and we strive to maintain the same quality of service for years to come.

Call 949-650-3800 today for free in home assessment, or visit www.coronadelmarinhomecare.com for more information.

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