All Roots services are performed to the highest standards of quality by our experienced, friendly, professional, and compassionate Care Attendants. Our goal is to ensure that you stay in your home as empowered and independent as possible.
We strive to ensure that your Care Attendant will be the same individual or the same team. This is to develop continuity of service and a friendly, trusting, and working relationship with Roots staff.
Our Director will be responsible for assisting you with the development of your Care Plan and ensuring the best fit between yourself and the Care Attendant upon their first visit to your home. Individualized self-directed care plans will be created with you and the Director and will be updated on an as-needed basis. Roots will offer flexible service hours that are designed to fit your needs and accommodate any changes along the way.
Roots Home Care understands that each individual defines “Personal Care” differently. Our Care Plans will be individualized to the client’s needs.Personal care can range from the following supports and services offered by our Care Attendants:
- AM & PM Routine Assistance
- Bathing & Toileting Assistance
- Dressing, Undressing & Grooming
- Oral Care
- Peri Care Assistance
- Assistance with Medical Devices (i.e., CPAP, Hearing Aids, Braces, etc.)
Roots Home Care understands that aging in the home means ensuring that your home is maintained to the level that you would like it to be. Our care attendants can assist with housekeeping services to help make staying at home easier. Our services can include the following:
- Sweeping, mopping, vacuuming
- Dusting/ Wiping of Surfaces
- Completing Dishes & kitchen cleaning
- Laundry services
- Garbage/Recycling Assistance
We recognize that other housekeeping services may not be listed above. While developing your Care Plan we can work with you to establish your unique needs and ensure that you and your home get the care it needs!
Roots Home Care believes in ensuring that clients can enjoy their home and in turn, home cooking. Meal preparation, grocery shopping assistance, and ensuring a well-rounded diet are important aspects of everyday life for anyone.
Roots recognizes that there are individuals in the community that still wish to be able to cook at home, prepare their favourite meals and not rely on meal delivery services, take-out, and frozen dinners.
Care Attendants will assist clients with making healthy and delicious meals in their homes- directed by the clients themselves to develop and recreate their favourite recipes. Our services can assist with these tasks and provide an individualized, self-directed meal plan that serves you best!
Do you want to stay in your home but find yourself alone and isolated?
Roots is happy to provide Companion Care to promote social interactions, and friendship and maintain an overall happy and fulfilling life. At Roots, we want to ensure that our clients are receiving all the support they need to live a well-balanced, independent, and social life. Companion care can include but is not limited to:
- Games & Activities (I.e. Boardgames, cards, puzzles, etc)
- Social Coffee / Tea Visits
- Photo / Memory Reminiscing
- Accompany Social Events
- Accompany/Assist with Appointments
- Assist with Hobbies & Interests
- Outdoor Activities
- Shopping / Restaurants
Roots Home Care values that families want to take care of their loved ones and keep them in the family home as long as possible.
We also understand that every family member providing support to their loved ones deserves a break at times. Whether it’s to run a few errands or a special event, Roots is there to help ensure that your loved ones get the support they need and that you get time to do the things that you need to get done.
Roots Care can be arranged temporarily with no obligation to continue home services once we are no longer needed.
Roots Home Care recognizes that there are several different mobility services in the community to support individuals with transportation. We also acknowledge the wait times and costs of these services can deter clients from using these options. Roots offers transportation services to clients to help make transportation less stressful, and more economical.
Roots will work closely with clients and their families to provide comfort and support during end-of-life care. Our Roots Care Attendants can assist with a range of tasks, including personal care, companionship, and emotional support. They can also provide respite care for family members who need a break from caregiving for their loved ones.
Alzheimer’s and Dementia care is a specialized form of care that focuses on meeting the unique needs of the individual. Roots Alzheimer’s and Dementia care services involve providing support and assistance with daily tasks such as bathing, dressing, and eating, as well as providing cognitive stimulation and social interaction.
Roots Caregivers are specifically trained in Dementia care and understand the challenges their clients face. We can also provide support and education to family members, helping them to better understand the condition and how to care for their loved ones. Overall, Alzheimer’s and dementia care is an essential service that we recognize helps individuals with Alzheimer’s or dementia live life as independently, and as comfortably as possible.
Roots offers hospital-to-home care for our clients, to ensure a smooth and safe transition back into home. The goal of hospital-to-home care is to help patients make a smooth and safe transition from hospital to home, while also ensuring that they receive the support and care they need to recover.
By providing personalized care and support, Roots can help clients avoid hospital readmissions and improve their overall health and well-being.