It is without a doubt that we live in a time where, throughout much of our society, technology plays a major role in everyday life. While this may be all that more recent generations know, there are still many of us who didn’t grow up having a cellphone at our disposals, computers in our homes or even automatic coffee makers. Nowadays, these items are used on a daily basis by millions around the globe with advancements in technology growing by the day. For those who spent most of their life during a time when speaking to a friend or loved one meant calling them on a landline, writing a letter or driving to their home, latest modes of communication can be difficult to maneuver.
Here at Aqua Home Care, we want your in-home care experience to be comfortable, safe, effective and nonrestrictive. Caregivers from our registry can be there to not only meet your daily living needs, but also to help you stay connected with friends and loved ones near and far. Setting up an email or social networking/media account can feel more approachable with a guiding hand. Communicating online allows you to not only speak but also see who you are talking to on your computer or cellphone. Some platforms allow you to share about your day, view and post pictures and stay up to date with the daily lives of your family members and friends. These can be accessed on computers, laptops and your cellphone. This may be an especially easier way to communicate with those around when certain conditions make typing, texting or leaving the house more difficult.
Keeping in touch online with those we cherish can help to keep us involved in the lives of those we may not get to see every day. With social distancing still in effect, communication through social media has helped many maintain regular contact. Along with meeting all of your in-home care needs with compassionate, reliable, quality care, staying connected is another way a trusted caregiver can help. If you or your loved one is considering in-home care, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our Aqua Home Care team.