Home Care in Kearney

The word Amana means “faithfulness, loyalty, constancy, devotion, integrity, trust.” It also means “support, confirmation; a guardian.” At AmanaCare, our goal is to confirm the inherent value of our clients and to support them through their unique circumstances. By providing constant, reliable care tailored to each person, we seek to be the guardian that they and their loved ones can trust. Every person is a unique gift from God, and therefore care is not one-size-fits-all. We craft our care plans to assist with your specific needs, the way you want them done. We set your care plan according to family needs and help you remain an active member of your family and community.

We ensure our caregivers are highly skilled and compassionate while giving attention to our clients. With them, you can be sure your loved ones are always safe and have the highest level of care. 

Home Care | Lincoln | AmanaCare In-Home Assistance

Aging with dignity while retaining independence is important for many seniors and their families. Receiving compassionate care in familiar surroundings can make all the difference. That’s why more Lincoln, Nebraska families are choosing AmanaCare In-Home Assistance for their senior care needs.

AmanaCare In-Home Assistance provides personalized in-home care, allowing seniors to age comfortably while getting assistance with daily activities. Our dedicated caregivers support seniors dealing with conditions like dementia or Parkinson’s. We also give family caregivers relief through respite care services.

Home Care in Kearney Includes:

  • Companion Care
  • Homemaker Services
  • Personal Care Services
  • Dementia Care at Home
  • Parkinson’s Care at Home
  • Veterans Home Care
  • Medicaid Waiver Services
  • After-Stroke Care
  • After-Hospital Recovery
  • Cancer Care
  • Heart Health
  • End of Life Support
  • Respite Care for Family Caregivers
  • Full-Time Home Care
  • Part-Time Home Care

In-Home Care in Kearney

In-home senior care focuses on the specific physical, medical, and emotional needs of individuals. This allows for aging in place rather than in care facilities. Our caregivers build care plans around our clients’ unique preferences.

For example, we may establish consistent daily routines that provide structure for seniors with dementia. Or we might set up an exercise program to improve stability and prevent falls for those with Parkinson’s disease. AmanaCare In-Home Assistance coordinates closely with families to address changes in condition, ability, or care needs.

Home Care Preserves Independence for Kearney Seniors

Our caregivers tend to day-to-day activities that become difficult with age. 

  • Helping seniors bathe, dress, and move around gives them freedom that declining mobility can take away. 
  • Support with household chores, transportation, and social interaction also promotes independence.
  • We provide medication reminders on schedule. This is key for individuals dealing with multiple complex conditions. 
  • Our caregivers report new or changing health issues requiring medical attention. 
  • We also provide safety through fall prevention and creating hazard-free home environments.

In-Home Dementia Care for Kearney Families

Caring for a loved one with dementia poses unique emotional and physical challenges. AmanaCare In-Home Assistance’s  caregivers have experience and knowledge to compassionately support individuals at various stages.

We build routines focused on preserving cognitive function. Stimulating activities, conversations, and tasks can achieve this. We also minimize anxiety triggers in the home to create a soothing atmosphere.

For family members, we provide guidance on effective communication approaches as dementia progresses. We emphasize understanding over correction to avoid unnecessary frustration. Most importantly, we give family caregivers peace of mind that their loved one receives attentive care.

At AmanaCare, our goal is to confirm the inherent value of our clients and to support them through their unique circumstances. By providing constant and reliable care tailored to each person.

Respite for Family Caregivers

Caring full-time for loved ones in declining health wears down even the most dedicated family caregiver. Respite care provides needed breaks so caregivers can rest and refuel.

AmanaCare In-Home Assistance supplies compassionate respite care on a one-time or routine basis. We give family caregivers peace of mind that their loved one is safe and happy, while they focus on self-care.

Our staff keeps routines consistent in the family caregiver’s absence to minimize anxiety. We also supply family members with regular status updates. Most importantly, we encourage open communication about specific respite care needs.

Respite care empowers family caregivers to take care of themselves. Maintaining physical and mental health helps them provide care longer-term. It also enhances patience, energy and moods when handling caregiving’s daily stress.

Home Care in Kearney | AmanaCare In-Home Assistance

About Kearney, Nebraska

Kearney is a city in central Nebraska with a population of about 33,000 people. It is located along Interstate 80, which brings both visitors and business to the town. Kearney serves as a commercial hub for the agricultural regions that surround it. 

The economy and culture is impacted by Kearney State College, which is now part of the University of Nebraska system. The campus enrolls over 6,000 undergraduate students. For entertainment, Kearney has a classic downtown area with shops and eateries around a pedestrian-friendly brick main street. 

Families can also visit attractions like the Great Platte River Road Archway Monument spanning Interstate 80, which educates visitors about the history of travel and transport near the famous Oregon Trail crossing along the Platte River. With its small-town charm combined with modern amenities, Kearney is often considered one of the best places to live in Nebraska.

Map of Kearney NE

We start a client relationship by providing a free consultation where together we can explore your individual needs and offer the most helpful and appropriate care plan.

Parkinson’s In-Home Care for Kearney Families

Parkinson’s disease creates physical and emotional struggles requiring support. AmanaCare In-Home Assistance creates care plans that consider medication complexities, mobility issues, and non-motor symptoms.

To maintain independence longer, we assist with increasingly difficult tasks like dressing, bathing, and eating. We also focus on emotional health through socialization, companionship, and dignified care.

Getting out of the home, when possible, can boost moods. We incorporate exercise to maintain strength, flexibility, balance, and coordination. 

Strategies to decrease fall risks also help clients become more confident.

Most importantly, we are there for each stage of this disease, modifying care as abilities change. This ensures individuals with Parkinson’s can navigate life’s challenges while retaining dignity.

Senior-Friendly Activities in Kearney, NE

Kearney offers several engaging activities tailored for its senior residents. The Harmon Park Senior Center provides games, crafts classes, exercise programs, and community service opportunities to keep seniors active and involved. Seniors can stroll through displays of classic cars and tractors at the Classic Car Collection Museum or walk through the gardens at the Peterson Senior Activity Center. 

The Cherry County Historical Society contains exhibits that showcase pioneers and Native American life that seniors interested in history would enjoy. 

The Museum of Nebraska Art features pieces from contemporary regional artists for seniors looking for cultural enrichment. Downtown Kearney also offers quaint shopping areas along historic brick roads where seniors can browse antique stores and boutiques without navigating large crowds. 

Kearney State College is open for seniors to take free audited classes on topics from arts to personal finance as well. With museums, gardens, low-traffic walking areas, shopping districts, and senior centers, Kearney offers engaging recreation specific to senior citizens’ interests.

Directions from Kearney to AmanaCare

Kearney, Nebraska

Head west on W 24th St toward 1st Ave
0.1 mi

Turn right onto 2nd Ave/I-80 ALT

Continue to follow 2nd Ave
0.7 mi

Turn right onto W 35th St

Destination will be on the left
141 ft

3423 2nd Ave
Kearney, NE 68847

Frequently Asked Questions About Home Care in Kearney

What are the requirements to receive companion care services?

To receive companion care services from AmanaCare In-Home Assistance, individuals will need to meet with our care team for an assessment. This allows us to understand medical conditions, physical abilities, and emotional needs. We then tailor companion services and craft care plans supporting safety, health and comfort.

At AmanaCare In-Home Assistance, client safety and comfort guides everything we do. We conduct ongoing competency evaluations of our trained caregiver staff. We also perform regular reassessments of clients’ evolving physical and cognitive needs. Caregivers follow established protocols for assisting with tasks like transfers and bathing. Above all, transparent communication ensures we address client health changes immediately.

AmanaCare In-Home Assistance supplies respite care in various durations to accommodate families’ unique needs. We provide single occasion respite care sessions lasting four or more hours. We also offer recurring respite care in four, six, or eight hour intervals. Some families may prefer overnight or weekend-long respite care. Our team works closely with families to ensure reliable caregiver relief.

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