Fun Easter Activities to Enjoy with Your Grandchildren

Our twenty-hour hour in-home care services, here at A-1 Home Care, makes it possible for our seniors to spend some quality time with their loved ones on the holidays, including Easter. With our assistance, our caregivers are able to contribute to their routine duties such as kitchen duty from baking, cooking, and cleaning to monitoring medication so our seniors will never forget what time to take their next doze. The holidays can be stress free and you can do so by giving our Downey office  310-657-8780 or our headquarters in Santa Fe Springs 562-929-8400 a call to speak with one of our representatives.

So, sit back and relax because with our caretakers on-call, you can finally spend some one on one time with the grandchildren, working on different activities such as:

  • Painting, stuffing, and hiding eggs for the Easter Egg hunt.
  • “Time Machine” — a game where each individual writes down a note to themselves, advice that they will return to the following year. So, be sure to keep this note safe and secured in a plastic egg.
  • “Ray of Light” — break off a piece of a glow stick and place each of the parts into a plastic egg for a night game of the Easter Egg Hunt.
  • Pin the Cottontail on the Bunny — just like pin the tail on the donkey.
  • Balancing Egg — if you are up to it, enjoy a relay race of balancing an egg on a spoon with a partner, just as long as both of you do not drop the egg.

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Caregivers in Downey Help Their Clients Find Motivation to Exercise

dreamstime_355414.jpgFinding the motivation to exercise can be difficult for any age group. It is universally recognized that exercising with a companion increases motivation and stamina. As our elders begin to age, it becomes increasingly difficult to convince them to go for walks and many times we may feel frightened to allow them to go alone. Moreover, we all live busy lifestyles and may not have the time to spend with our loved ones.

Caregivers Are Great Motivators 

A-1 Home Care in Downey provides excellent caregivers that grow to be wonderful companions to their clients. We alleviate the pressure of choosing a caregiver by finding the perfect fit for your family. Our certified health aides are experienced in care for the elderly. They will be able to help clients establish a health and easy work out routine to be performed daily. In addition, caregivers may prepare meals for their clients to ease the burden of healthy eating. Our caregivers are CPR-certified, First-Aid trained and malpractice liability insured. We strive to ensure safety and well-being to our clients and always look for ways to improve and promote a health lifestyle.

A-1 Home Care Services Orange County and The Greater Los Angeles Area

A-1 Home Care provide living assistance in Downey, Whittier, Norwalk, La Mirada and Cerritos. The surrounding hospitals in which we provide hospital sitters include but are not limited to USC University Hospital, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, St. Mary Medical Center, and St. Joseph Hospital. For more information about our caregivers, please give us a call at (562) 929.8400 or visit our website at http://www.downeyinhomecare.com.

 

 

Caregivers Keep us Seniors Safe and Happy this Fall Season

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It’s starting to get cold now that we’ve reached November. If the home is not properly insulated, then not only does heat escape, but it also drives the heating costs up to stay warm. Some areas, even in sunny California, can form icy roads during the colder days and pose danger to all drivers, especially to the older drivers.  Staying active is important during the winter months. It helps to keep seniors fit, get their blood flowing, keep warm and stay healthy.  If it is too cold to exercise outdoor, try arranging some space at home to exercise at home.

Caregivers from A-1 Home Care in Downey will make sure your elderly loved ones are safe when they are on the job.  We make sure to be selective when hiring our care providers, requiring at least 2 years of experience, CPR certification, and clean criminal background.  They are experts in Arthritis CareDiabetic Care, Post Stroke Care, After Surgery Care, Cancer Care,  Incontinence Care, Hospice Care, Heart Attack Care, Kidney Disease Care and more.  Clients in Downey, Whittier, Pico Rivera, Norwalk, Cerritos, Long Beach, Torrance, Santa Monica, Burbank,Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Pasadena, Covina, Monrovia, and surrounding areas inLos Angeles and Orange County have all enjoyed our services since 1991, so you will surely have a peace of mind when using one of our services.

Call 562 929 8400 to inquire about our services.  Visit Downey In Home Care for more information!

 

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