Apr 16, 2015 - 08:02 AM
Home Care Companies or Agencies provide services typically referred to as "non-medical" such as meal prep, light clean up, personal care such as bathing and dressing. In addition they offer to drive a senior to an appointment or for shopping in their car or the senior's car. Many companies require a minimum of 4 hours but some do not and cost could range approximately $17-19/hr depending on your geographical area.
Other options could be arrange to go shopping when a neighbor, friend, or other family members goes shopping. The local church may have volunteers who would drive a senior to the store. Or two neighbors could share the cost of a home care company service. Check with your local state senior services agency for other options they may be offered in your area.
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