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Alzheimer’s Care at Home

We help families in Miami, Florida get home care services for their loved ones without having to rely solely on insurance, and at extremely reasonable rates. We are a Medicare and Medicaid Certified Agency. We can work with your Medicare and Medicaid Insurance provider.

We hire exceptionally well trained caregivers and nursing professionals. We provide timely and safe care at home.  When you can depend on timely and safer care you tend to stress and worry less, which means “ALL IS WELL”, because your loved one are taken care of!

Has your loved one recently been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia, and now you’re wondering if or how long they can live at home? Perhaps your loved one’s Alzheimer’s disease is progressing to the point where you can no longer care for them by yourself anymore.

Either way, Alzheimer’s home care can help your loved one age in place and bring you peace of mind that they will be kept safe without the trauma of moving them to an assisted living facility or nursing home.

How long can somebody with dementia live at home? How do you care for Alzheimer’s patients at home? How can you tell if your loved one needs Alzheimer’s home care? How can you find the best dementia home care near you?

Can a Person With Alzheimer's Live at Home?

Caring for a parent with dementia at home can be difficult, but it isn’t impossible, especially when you bring in Alzheimer’s care at home. Caring for a loved one with dementia at home involves keeping them safe and ensuring their needs are met. If you can do that, they may not need to go to a facility.

-It’s never too early to bring in Alzheimer’s home care for your parent or other loved one.

How Long Can a Person With Alzheimer’s Disease Live at Home?

With the right type of assistance, people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia may be able to live at home for the rest of their lives. They may need up to 24-hour care to prevent wandering or other potentially dangerous behaviors, but they don’t necessarily need to be locked up in a facility as long as somebody is around to keep an eye on them, make sure they are eating enough, handle light housekeeping and other tasks, and make sure their needs are met.

We have many medical and non-medical capabilities to meet almost any in-home care service request. Click here to learn more about our services.

Providing exceptional Alzheimer’s Home Care for seniors and families in Kendall, West Kendall, Kendall West, South Miami, West Miami, Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Doral, Cutler Bay, Sweetwater and surrounding areas.

Alzheimer's and Dementia Care at Home in Miami, by Angel Home Care Services

How Do You Care for an Alzheimer's Patient at Home?

Caring for dementia patients at home involves making sure their physical and emotional needs are met while keeping them safe from things like wandering, leaving the stove on, or forgetting to take important medications. Alzheimer’s home care often involves things like companionship, medication reminders, bathing, toileting, meal planning and preparation, transportation to appointments, and more.

Get started today by speaking to our friendly staff and find out how Angel Home Care Services will provide your aging loved one with the care they need.  Click the button below to fill out our form and learn more.

What Types of Services Are Included With Alzheimer’s Home Care?

Alzheimer's and Dementia Care at Home in Miami, by Angel Home Care Services

Services you will typically receive with Alzheimer’s and dementia home care may include:

  • Wandering prevention
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Medication reminders
  • Managing moments of anger, anxiety, or confusion
  • Grocery shopping and prescription pickups
  • Laundry and light housekeeping
  • Transfer and mobility assistance
  • Transportation to appointments
  • Help with bathing, dressing, grooming, and toileting
  • Monitoring and companionship

Although we’ve listed it last, companionship is hardly the least important Alzheimer’s home care service.

-“Social isolation significantly increased a person’s risk of premature death from all causes, a risk that may rival those of smoking, obesity, and physical inactivity.”

We recognize that everyone has different needs, which is why there are no “one-size-fits-all” solutions, you have questions and we have the answers call us today.

How Can I Tell if My Parent Needs Dementia Care at Home?

According to the National Institute on Aging (NIH) [2]:

“You may feel that asking for help shows weakness or a lack of caring, but the opposite is true. Asking for help shows your strength. It means you know your limits and when to seek support.”

The short answer is that it’s never too early to bring in Alzheimer’s home care for your parent or other loved one. If you need a more concrete answer, look for these signs it’s time for memory care [3]:
  • Disorientation or confusion that puts their safety at risk, such as wandering on foot or driving after they’ve lost their license
  • Behavior changes, such as failing to keep up with personal hygiene, declining social invitations, or becoming withdrawn
  • Incontinence, which can be overwhelming for family members to handle on their own
  • Decline in physical health such as unexplained weight gain or loss, falls, or health issues caused by taking too much or too little of their prescription medications
  • A caregiver’s death or deterioration may require bringing in outside help

How Can I Find the Best Alzheimer’s Home Care Near Me?

Although finding the right Alzheimer’s home care agency may seem like a daunting task, it’s not one you want to rush through. After all, nobody benefits if you choose the wrong company. Here are some questions you should ask each agency to help you find the one that will best meet the needs of your loved one [4]:

  • Is your agency licensed?
  • Do you screen caregivers for contagious diseases?
  • Are your caregivers insured and bonded?
  • Do you do thorough background checks before hiring a caregiver?
  • Do you also check their driving record?
  • What is the turnover rate of your caregivers?
  • Do you handle all the payroll paperwork?
  • What are the education requirements of your caregivers?
  • Do you provide continuing education for your caregivers?
  • Will we have the same caregiver for each visit?
  • Can we interview potential caregivers?
  • Do we have a say in who is assigned to us?
  • What happens if our caregiver can’t make it?
  • Do you provide a substitute caregiver?
  • Does that cost extra?
  • How do you handle expenses and billing?
  • What happens if I have a complaint about a caregiver?
  • How does the agency handle conflict?
  • How do you supervise caregivers?
  • Can I have some references for the caregiver we’re assigned as well as for your agency?

With the right type of assistance, people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia may be able to live at home for the rest of their lives.

If you’re looking for the perfect dementia care at home provider, contact us today.


  1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Loneliness and Social Isolation Linked to Serious Health Conditions,
  2. National Insitute on Aging, Getting Help with Alzheimer’s Caregiving,
  3. Ruben Castaneda, 5 Signs It’s Time for Memory Care,
  4. WebMD, Help With in-Home Care for Someone With Alzheimer’s,
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