Caregivers that come to you when and where you need help
- ...In Your Home
- ...At the Hospital
- ...Or any long term care facility
We can perform a wide variety of services for anyone finding themselves not able to do what they once took for granted. Give yourself or your loved one the gift of an enhanced quality of life. You determine the services, hours, and frequency that works for you and your family.
Your Personalized Plan of Care
When you contact us, a representative will visit you in your home, facility, or hospital room to complete an assessment of your particular needs. We create a profile of your needs and wants which is cross-referenced with our highly skilled and diverse pool of caregivers to arrive at the best match. The amount of time and services you want or need is assessed, and a customized plan is put together to match your priorities.
Primary Personalized Services include but are not limited to:
- Assistance with personal care and activities of daily living: such as Bathing, Dressing and Meal Preparation
- Laundry and Light Housekeeping
- Medication Reminders
- Escort and transportation in client’s vehicle
- Shopping and errands
- Making appointments and Calendar tracking
- Assistance with walking or prescribed exercise
- Conversation & Companionship
- Assistance with Correspondence
- Household Management and Other Tasks or Support as needed...
Private Duty Caregivers from Waverly Care are not just about meeting your needs ... We Strive to make your day!
Specializing in Alzheimer's and memory impairment care.
Waverly Care has extensive experience in assisting clients with Alzheimer's Disease and memory impairment. If you have a loved one who needs more help than you are able to provide, please give us a call. We know that as much as you may want to, it is often too difficult to handle all the care and tasks your loved ones need by yourself.
If you are hospitalized and your family is far away...
If you need assistance in doing what you once took for granted...
If your parent or grandparent needs more help than you are able to provide...
Waverly Care is just a call (610-645-8627) or e-mail away!
The Right Caregiver for You!
Waverly Care carefully selects its caregivers for their attitude, skill, and reliability, as well as for their ability to be patient and responsive to your needs. In addition to passing multiple background checks, all of our caregivers are required to follow our policies on performance, confidentiality, professional dress code, and other standards of behavior.
We regularly monitor the performance of our caregivers to ensure that you get the best quality of care. We require our caregivers to participate in orientation, annual training, and inservices, as well as encouraging them to enhance their skills through specialized training and professional development in order to better serve your needs.
Personal Care & Hygiene
Stay in your home, where you are most comfortable, longer with the assistance of a Waverly Caregiver! Help your loved one to be more comfortable and secure in their own home.
Providing trained caregivers to assist you with those more personal tasks and activities, including...
- bed bath
- incontinence care
- oral care
Medication Reminders – Morning, noon or night reminding you or your loved one to take medications as prescribed by the doctor.
Ambulation and Transfers
Waverly Care caregivers are trained in safe transfer techniques. A Waverly Caregiver provides the freedom and opportunity to still do the activities that improve the quality of life.
Our caregivers are also trained to assist you in walking with both a walker and a cane.
Experts at assisting people in moving...
- from chair or bed to wheelchair
- from wheelchair back to bed or a chair
- entry and exit of cars.
Homemaking & Meal Preparation
Use your limited time and energy on things that you enjoy or are a higher priority in your life!
Let Waverly Care take care of your light housework like...
- Making the Bed
- Changing the Linens
Meal Preparation – we can prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner and do all the clean up.
Have a loved one that doesn't get enough to eat or proper nutrition? Our caregivers are trained to use creative techniques and gentle encouragement in eating assistance.
Need help in preparing your meals and including the right balance of nutrition? We have caregivers trained in nutrition that can prepare meals for the same day or in advance and even clean up afterwards.
Waverly Care caregivers will also monitor hydration and nutrition for you or your loved one.
Errands & Shopping
Need errands done but don't have the time or energy? Reduce your stress and anxiety about such things as driving in traffic or carrying heavy groceries yourself. We can help with errands either with you or for you, including...
- Grocery Shopping
- Dry Cleaners
- Post Office
- Hair Dressers
- Doctor’s Appointments
Assistance with local driving using your car, from experts trained in getting you safely in and out of your vehicle.
Perfect for when you need to get to an appointment, or want to go out and have a fun outing, meet someone, attend a senior center or other function. Waverly Care has trained professionals that can help you or your loved one.
Our caregivers are trained to assist you in walking with both a walker and a cane.
Do you have a family member in the hospital or rehabilitation center and you just can't be there as often as you'd like? We will send a companion on your behalf.
Have trouble keeping track of all your appointments, or when you need to make another appointment? We can help schedule and track when your appointments are or even what happened at previous appointments.
Are you lonely? We will send a companion for conversation, games, hobby or just a friendly face.
Trouble remembering the past or important dates? We will send a companion to help you with memory support techniques.
Have trouble writing or keeping in touch with friends and family? We will send a companion to send out correspondence or help you keep in touch.
Alzheimer's Disease Care Specialists
Stressing out over the day-to-day demands associated with caring for a loved one living with Alzheimer’s Disease? Trying to balance your career, kids, errands, and a parent or loved one with Alzheimer's Disease begins to take a toll on your own physical and emotional health. Allow us to provide the specialized non-medical Alzheimer’s care your loved one needs.
Whether you are looking for a helper around the clock, while family is at work, or just for respite, we will send a caregiver specially trained to assist with Alzheimer's Disease at all stages.
Reduce your stress and anxiety because we will send experts in redirection, safety, and support activities.
You can't be everything to everyone so let us use our expertise to provide the care and comfort your parent, spouse or loved one needs for an improved quality of life.
It is not realistic for most families to be able to pick up and move near their loved ones needing care. Often times the loved ones needing assistance cannot be moved in with family members.
Our in-home services allow our Alzheimer’s disease patients to continue their day-to-day routines in familiar surroundings which will reassure a sense of safety and meaning to their days. Our compassionate caretakers are well trained and strategically selected to effectively handle the unique challenges of Alzheimer’s disease patients.
Waverly Alzheimer’s Care Includes, but is not limited to:
- Respite for caregiver
- Assisting patient’s personal grooming and hygiene;
- Give full or partial baths;
- Provide socialization
- Assist patient in walking and exercising;
- Prepare and serve simple meals according to patient’s specific dietary needs;
- Perform household tasks essential to patient’s health, such as;
(Making and changing the bed, Keeping patient’s house and/or room neat and clean, Tidy up bathroom and kitchen after use, and Other household tasks can be discussed as needed.
- Assist with administering medication ordered by physician.
- Follow orders and keep simple records as instructed by the physician and family.
- Accompany the patient to the physician's office or medical facility when necessary.
Waverly recognizes the importance of understanding and supporting those living with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia illnesses. We will work with families and loved ones to maintain comfortable and safe environments for our patients, while establishing trusting relationships and techniques to maximize independence for as long as possible.
Our specialized approach of encouragement and assistance helps family members cope with the challenges of Alzheimer’s disease. We are here to help.
We have put together an experienced team that brings thoughtful, caring, and dedicated service to each and every client from a few hours a week respite to full time 24 hours a day, seven days a week care.
Hospice / End of Life Care
We know you can use a much deserved break but want to make sure your loved one is looked after at this critical time. Family Respite assistance from 4 hours of care to 24 hour around the clock care.
Gentle, caring hands to support your loved one in hospice care.