Rapid City Office
909 St. Joseph Street, Suite 203, Rapid City, SD 57701
204 North Main Street, Spearfish, SD 57783
Senior Care Reduces Effects Of Isolation
Learn how our senior care services in Spearfish, SD, can help your loved one become more social, healthy and happy
Nearly 30% of all seniors in the United States live alone, causing the negative effects of isolation and loneliness to hit epidemic-like proportions. Not only is loneliness difficult to grapple with in the short-term, it can have long-term negative effects on overall health and wellness. Seniors who live alone and feel isolated are more prone to depression, high blood pressure, mental and physical illness, elder abuse and many, many other challenges. But Comfort Keepers Rapid City senior care services can help!
While some seniors are able to continue to engage in social activities with friends, families and community organizations, others struggle due to a lack of reliable and safe transportation, physical limitations and pain, or lack of knowledge about events, activities and resources near them. That is why Comfort Keepers in Spearfish, SD is pleased to offer care options that can significantly reduce the harmful effects of living alone by not only providing day-to-day assistance with difficult tasks like laundry, cleaning and errand running, but by offering companionship, a watchful eye and a friend to talk to. Our home helpers are trained to incorporation socialization into the senior care services they provide by actively engaging seniors in conversation, reminiscing, storytelling, games and more. Caregivers become close with clients and bond with them to become more than just helpers, but also friends, advocates and even like family.
Comfort Keepers senior care services in Rapid City and Spearfish, SD also extend past the home environment to include transportation and accompaniment on errands, appointments, social engagements and other events and activities in which your loved one may participate. Not only will your home helper provide safe, reliable transportation to and from all events, he or she will help your senior loved one dress and prepare and can also stay during events to provide emotional support, mobility assistance or a listening ear to relay information to families as needed.
If your loved one lives alone and may benefit from our companionship, contact us today to learn more at (605) 277-1870 or fill out our Contact Form online to have one of our care experts get in touch with you directly.
Comfort Keepers Home Care provides senior care services in the following cities and neighborhoods in South Dakota:
Rapid City, Sturgis, Spearfish, Belle Fourche, Lead, Deadwood, Custer, Hill City, and Hot Springs, South Dakota