Our Specialized Services
Our Specialized Services
Our home health services include but are not limited to:
- Elderly Care
- Personal Care
- Ambulation & Transfers
- Respite care
Having a loved one struggling with dementia presents a unique set of challenges. It not only affects that person’s mental capacity, but it can also change family dynamics and can alter relationships. Family caregivers at times need a break to manage emotional challenges and to get some relief from caregiving duties. That’s where our dementia care services come into play. Our personal care services in Natick providers strive to ensure your well-being and at the same time, you can rest assured that your loved one will be safe and in good hands.
We provide dignified personal care carried out by qualified and skilled caregivers in Natick. When caring for a family member with dementia, you may begin to feel overwhelmed with the physically demanding tasks and the emotional toll that can arise as a result of the caregiving process. This is where the support of SAS Homecare professionals can help. Having provided dementia and personal care services to countless families with similar situations to yours, we are confident that we can give you the support you need as well. Dementia care includes all the services that may apply from our Personal Care Services Program as well as all the services from our Companionship and Homemaking program in Natick. Get in touch with us for further details.
- Meal Preparation
- Light Housekeeping
- Grocery and General Shopping
- Assisting with Sorting Mail and General Paperwork
- Laundry and Changing Linen
- Periodic Review with Family
- Mental Stimulation through conversation, games, accompaniment
- Safety supervision to prevent wandering and the risk of getting lost, we also offer an Emergency Button/Help Button as part of our Benefits Package for Fulltime Clients over 30 hours a week, please call and ask about our Benefit Package
- Include increased opportunities for social interaction and recreational activities as per what your interests are.
- Provide temporary respite care
Personal Care Services
People who are elderly or have impairments and disabilities that hinder their physical or intellectual performance frequently need personal care at home. For many of these individuals, having trouble with or being unable to do everyday activities including walking, dressing, going to the restroom, and eating can negatively impact their overall well-being.
This is why at Service Above Self Homecare and Staffing, we go above and beyond to fulfill our commitment to helping people with cognitive/intellectual disabilities or physical limitations in and around Massachusetts with their at home healthcare, and personal needs. We are also proud to serve clients of all ages–from young children who need help with everyday tasks to older adults who need assistance with daily living activities like bathing, eating, or medication.
Our mission is to help our clients live their best lives by providing them with quality care at home.Thus, we strive to provide the highest level of service to every client we serve,so you can rest assured that you’ll receive top-notch care from our team of professionals.
We offer a wide range of services including:
Bathing and Getting Dressed
Simple but crucial actions like bathing and clothing might become exceedingly difficult due to movement issues. Our top priorities are your welfare and comfort, and so, our carers will help you complete these chores with utmost safety and convenience.
Eating and Making Food
Our carers can assist in ensuring that you are cared for properly, whether you require help with meal preparation or eating. Enhancing your life’s quality is our top priority. We will put out a lot of effort to meet your nutritional demands.
Care for Incontinence and Toileting
Our kind carers are ready to help assure your cleanliness, convenience, and wellbeing should you require assistance using the restroom or with incontinence care. They will also make sure to uphold your dignity throughout the process.
Hygienic Practises And Grooming
Through our services, our professionals assist you in maintaining a healthy and clean body.
Prevention of Fall
Our caretakers empower you with the information and assistance you need to reduce your risk of falling. You or/and your loved ones may avoid experiencing severe injuries as a result of this. For fulltime clients requiring more than 30 hours per week, we additionally provide an Emergency Button/Nurse Call Help Button as part of our benefit Plan. Feel free to get in touch with us to inquire about our packages today.
Mobility, Positioning, and Transferring
We know that some of our clients’ conditions can be painful or uncomfortable, which is why our staff make use of a range of techniquesusing optimal body position and transferring proceduresto help them maintain good posture during their time with us.
Supervision, Management, and Reminders for Medication
Proper medication administration can be extremely important for preserving longevity and overall health of your loved ones. Our team can assist them in remembering to take their prescription.
Range-of-Motion (ROM) Training
ROM exercises can prove to be extremely beneficial important for elderly people who experience mobility issues due to old age or injury and play an important part in their overall health and wellness regimen. We say this because the lack of ROM exercise can lead to pain and muscle stiffness in joints such as hips, knees and shoulders due to poor circulation, and decreased mobility.
This is where we step in! Our carers will become familiar with the physical exercises suggested by your physiotherapist or doctor so they can help and encourage you throughout the process.
We acknowledge the necessity for various scheduling requirements because we understand that no two people are alike, and so the personal demands might differ. We frequently work 4-hour shifts to accommodate our clients for their specific needs and preferences.
We also want to make sure we’re meeting your expectations and are making a difference in your life and helping you achieve your goals! So, if you’re looking for personal care services, we’ll accommodate your schedule.
24-Hour Live-In Care
We also have carers who can offer live-in services if you or a beloved one needs around-the-clock care. Depending on your requirements and/or inclinations, we can also plan numerous shifts to provide coverage around-the-clock.
Companionship & Homemaking
Caring for a loved one with dementia comes with its own set of difficulties. It can alter day-to-day interactions and influence family dynamics in addition to the person’s mental capabilities. This is why we often find family carers frequently requiring a break to deal with emotional and physical distress and to take a break from their caregiving responsibilities.
At Service Above Self Homecare and Staffing, we understand that dementia can be a difficult disease to manage, and we’re here to help you navigate the maze of available options. You can get that relief from our carers while also knowing that your beloved one is secure and in capable hands.
We offer a wide range of services, including:
This type of service helps individuals with memory loss or other cognitive impairments live safely in their own homes or apartments by providing daily activities such as meal preparation, laundry and housekeeping; medication reminders; transportation; personal assistance with bathing, dressing, grooming and toileting; socialization opportunities; shopping trips for groceries or other necessities; entertainment activities such as reading books aloud or watching television shows together; outings to restaurants or parks where they can meet new friends who understand how hard it is being away from family members who love them dearly!
Companionship is important for people with dementia because it helps them feel less isolated from family members who are still living at home
Are you looking for respite care services? We can help!
We provide respite care services because we understand how vital the caregiver’s health and well-being are.Primary carers who require a break from daily caring duties may benefit from this service.
By relieving the most of their caring responsibilities and handing them over to our certified staff, our respite care services enable primary carers to recoup their energy. It enables primary carers to concentrate their efforts on devoting more time with the individuals they cherish while we handle the caregiving responsibilities on their behalf.
You can rest assured your nearest and dearest will continue to be in excellent hands with our service since the temporary substitutes from our company are trained and competent professionals who come prepared to assume the position with confidence. They shall provide your beloved ones with the care they require while also giving the primary caretakers the essential rest.
So, even when it’s only for a day, this service enables many family members to take a respite from their regular caregiving duties to rest and refuel. These caregivers don’t have to worry about doing anything when they are with their loved ones. Or, in some circumstances, primary carers can leave the client in the capable hands of our staff while they run crucial errands or take a vacation.
Our respite care service is inclusive of the specialized services offered by our Personal Care as well as the Companionship and Homemaking Program. Here’s a list of what’s included:
- Assistance with personal hygiene and grooming, including bathing and dressing
- Help with managing and remembering to take medication.
- Assistance with using the bathroom and managing incontinence.
- Help with moving and positioning oneself.
- Measures to prevent falls.
- Assistance with eating and being put to bed.
- Help with exercises to maintain range of motion.
- Preparation of meals.
- Light cleaning and tidying up.
- Assistance with organizing mail and paperwork.
- Laundry and changing bedding.
- Help with traveling.
We are thankful for your sacrifice, and we salute your bravery. You served our nation, and we consider it our honor to return the favor by serving you during your senior years and retirement, the best we can. The Veterans Care program may be covered with insurance or with Veteran’s Aid (with eligibility provisions). You can be sure that you will be treated with the utmost respect and that you will always be held in high regard by Service above Self Homecare.
- Assistance with Daily Living Activities
- Preparing Meals (According to the Client’s Dietary Specifications)
- Assistance in Maintaining a Home Exercise Program
- Routine AM / PM Care
- Ambulation Assistance
- Accompany Doctor’s Appointments
- Personal Laundry and Linen Changes
- Light Housekeeping Tasks
We offer transportation services for clients and residents of Nursing Homes, Assisted Living Facilities, and Senior Centers, as well as able-bodied residents of towns and cities throughout central and eastern Massachusetts, and greater New England.
At Service Above Self, we offer Placement Services/per diem staffing to help cover shifts as needed. We have qualified CNAs, HHA, and MAP Certified Staff to help with short- and long-term shift coverage in Assisted Living, Nursing Homes, Group Homes, and Rehab Centers.