Statistics show that over 10 million adults “over the age of 50 are looking after aging parents in America“, and it is a number that is expected to rise. However, with other responsibilities on hand, stress can be a very serious part of the role in providing care for an elderly parent. So what can be done to help out the caregivers?
Part of stress is the emotional drain that entails from the overwhelming tasks facing the adult children. Caregiver burnout is not just physical exhaustion, but it very much affects how one feel mentally. To help relieve the stress, it is important to seek emotional support. Whether it is from community groups who are familiarize with these situations, Internet support groups that provide convenient and helpful tips, or a home care professional to provide the extra support caregiving support, all can help lower the stress level of the adult children and help bring back the normalcy.
As a result, demands for professional in home caregivers have never been higher, and A-1 Home Care is constantly seeking for additional skilled and experienced caregivers in the Los Angeles and Orange County Area. We have placed our caregivers such as Crosine Roble and Myrna Macolor, and many others with clients in need for Dementia Care, Parkinson Care, After Surgery Care, Arthritis Care, Diabetes Care, Cancer Care, Hospice Care, Respite Care, Special Needs Care, and much more.
For information about applying as a caregiver, please call 562-929-8400, or visit http://www.a-1jobs.com today about employment requirements.