ComForcare Mokena Helps Elderly Client Turn Her Life Around

ComForcare Home Care brings peace of mind and wellness to one family by helping an aging mother live a more fulfilling, healthy, and independent lifestyle.  Mokena, IL, April 2013 - ComForcare Home Care of Mokena recently helped turn the lives of one family around by providing personalized home care services for a client living in a local assisted living center.  The client, an 87 year-old woman, had chosen to age in place in her home, but required extra care from her daughter who was simultaneously caring for her young family. The family called ComForcare when the daughter realized she needed to make some decisions regarding the care of her aging mother.  The mother was living in an assisted living center but had recently shown signs of declined health and interest.  Because it was difficult for the woman to get around, she had withdrawn from social activities, and was not eating well because she did not feel well enough to go to the dining room.  The woman was also incontinent, was not sleeping well, and had been diagnosed as depressed.  Her daughter was worried for the mother’s well-being and started looking at alternative care options such as a nursing home or [...]