August 21st, 2013
When it comes to food shopping, seniors can benefit from the services of home care aides. Be it for lack of transportation, an issue maneuvering the aisles of the local grocery store, or problems bending and lifting, aides can provide the necessary assistance to get the grocery shopping done. Unlike shopping for a large family, the aides will be sure to select small, easy to lift containers. Rather than selecting economy size, they will look for individual serving sized products that come in containers that are easy to open. Home care aides can scrutinize the labels and eliminate options that may contain excessive sodium, sugar or other ingredients that may not comply with the clients’ dietary restrictions. This is a valuable service and provides seniors with a piece of mind knowing a daunting, difficult task can be taken care of for them.