Holidays with Seniors: How Home Care will Help during the Hectic Holidays

The Holidays Opening Your Eyes to the Aging Process

The hustle and bustle of the holidays, while exciting, can also be very stressful. Many Americans are worrying about finding the perfect gifts and preparing for holiday events. In addition to those typical holiday stresses, you may also be caring for a loved one. If not, the more frequent family holiday visits may be opening your eyes to your aging loved one’s changes. Continue reading to learn more about holidays with seniors.

Juggling your already crazy work and family schedule with holiday events, being the primary caregiver for your loved one is overwhelming. Managing your loved one’s care may not be sustainable long-term for you, but home care is expensive.

Guilt creeps into your mind when you start to see your loved one grow more forgetful and lose the ability to walk the stairs with ease. You know you need to talk to your loved one about these changes and the options available for your loved one.

Adding to your guilt, you know your loved one wants to be as independent as possible despite independence becoming a challenge. The only way to maintain your loved one’s independence would be to take off work and care for them full time. However. there is no way that you can afford it.

Fortunately, Caregogi can help relieve the additional stress of caring for your aging loved one by offering you affordable home care with quality caregivers.

How Caregogi Can Help

The American population is expected to more than double from 2016 to 2060, and of that population, 24% will be older than 65. These projections will make situations like the one above very common for Americans in the coming years.

With senior care costs ranging from $2,000/month for a few hours of home care a day to over $16,000/month for nursing home care, none of these seem like a cost-effective solution for necessary care.

However, there is a solution that can give seniors the care they need in a cost-effective way. Caregogi, an online platform that connects seniors with those in need of care at half the cost of traditional agencies. In order to provide this low-cost solution, Caregogi cuts out the agency and instead puts the care in your hands.

Clients sign up on a monthly basis at a fee of just one hour of typical agency care. Once signed up, they will have access to their independent caregiver matches. Additionally, clients will have access to educational materials and scheduling and payment tools to assist in employing caregivers.

Caregogi’s educational materials will help both caregivers, seniors, and the seniors’ families. Caregiver material will focus on helping them enhance their skills. For seniors and their families, they will be given material to help them better manage care.

Most importantly, Caregogi gives seniors who need care assistance the ability to age in place in their own home affordably. If your aging loved one could benefit from this solution, visit Caregogi by clicking the button below.  If you have an questions about holidays with seniors, contact us today!

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