Paraplegic and Quadriplegic Care

Paraplegic and Quadriplegic Care

Avalon Home Care provides numerous care services to loved ones who have a spinal cord injury and/or need a wheelchair for daily living. Our caregivers can help someone adjust to a new living situation directly after an injury. They also can assist with household tasks, hygiene, positioning, bathing, etc.

Our caring and experienced staff can provide individual attention, 24-hours a day, in areas such as:

Assistance with Personal Tasks:

  • Aid with morning wake-up
  • Help selecting daily clothing
  • Transferring and Positioning
  • Bathing and Toileting
  • Assist with evening rituals and tuck-in

Health Tasks:

  • Providing medication reminders
  • Provide respite care
  • Monitor diet and eating
  • Clip coupons and prepare grocery lists for shopping
  • Recording and arranging recipes
  • Check food expirations
  • Arranging appointments
  • Providing appointment reminders

Home-Related Tasks:

  • Light housekeeping
  • Make beds/change linen
  • Take out garbage
  • Organizing and cleaning
  • Answer the door for visitors and home deliveries
  • Help with laundry
  • Dusting
  • Supervise home maintenance
  • Organize mail
  • Assist with writing letters
  • Mail bills and letters
  • Maintain houseplants

Other miscellaneous things they may need help with, such as:

  • Help with errands
  • Drop off/pick up prescriptions
  • Drop off/pick up dry cleaning
  • Helping with Pet Care
  • Monitoring TV watching
  • Grocery shopping
  • Take them to appointments/events
  • Attend plays and concerts
  • Escort them to church
  • Attend club meetings and sporting events
  • Visiting friends and neighbors

A live-in caregiver may be the most economical way to ensure a safe and nurturing home environment. This service is at a substantial discount over an hourly rate, and is a flexible and convenient way to provide you with peace of mind.

Avalon Home Care – providing the care and comforts of home, with helping hands built in.