Westlake, OH Respite Care Services
Because Your Quality of Life Matters Too
No matter who you’re caring for; be that a terminally ill family member, the elderly, or a person with a disability, you care for them out of love. The commitment you make entrusting FirstLight in Westlake to provide your loved ones with the highest quality of life shows true character and belief. It says you’re passionate, benevolent and willing to do everything in your power to help out a person you love.
Please don’t forget about your own needs. While caregiving is a fulfilling job, it remains a demanding and testing one; caring for a loved one at your own expense can lead to harmful consequences long term. Failure to put your own happiness and well-being first will create animosity over time. Left unattended, these ill feelings will brew, fester, and grow until it changes a once-amazing relationship into a depressed obligation. Remember to always be fair to yourself and loved ones; they want you to be happy too!
What Is Respite Care?
FirstLight’s Westlake respite care service offers you the luxury of time off from your cumbersome responsibilities as the primary caregiver. While you take much needed time off, our trustworthy professionals make sure your elderly loved one’s needs are taken care of. Our warmhearted caregivers provide the respite care services your loved one needs at any hour and any location that is desired. FirstLight will provide its elderly respite care services once a week or on a revolving schedule depending on the needs of our clients. Elderly respite care is our specialty, however we do service any adult needing extra help in the Westlake, OH area.
FirstLight Respite Care Services
- Medication reminders
- Help with personal mobility
- Bathing and personal hygiene
- Dementia care
- Special diets and meal preparation
- Light housekeeping
- Other household chores
- And much more!
Remember to Be Yourself
Caregiving is only part of your bigger self. If you don’t nourish and develop those important things – relationships with spouse, family and friends, hobbies and interests, your career – you’re heading for heartache. Family caregivers who never schedule time for themselves can experience higher stress levels, fatigue, and other severe health problems.
It’s natural to seek time for yourself. Every person is entitled to take a break, stepping outside the daily demands of caregiving to unwind and refresh. This is healthy and helps augment the relationships you have among all loved ones. You will feel lighter and happier making both parties better off. FirstLight’s Westlake respite care services will help you discover your own inner person without compromising the care and service your loved ones need. Serving the communities of Strongsville, Olmsted Falls, Berea, Brook Park, Bay Village, Fairview Park, Rocky River, Avon, Parma, Parma Heights, Middleburg Heights, North Olmsted, North Ridgeville and Avon Lake, FirstLight Home Care is available for all of your respite care services.
Contact us today to see how we can help.