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Welcome to Always Best Care Serving Fairfield, Milford, Shelton and Trumbull

Susan Oderwald
Susan Oderwald
Call Us: (203) 877-1377
3 Schooner Lane,
Suite 1-1
Milford, CT 06460

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Always Best Care combines national strength and standards with local accessibility and personal service. Susan Oderwald, a life-long Connecticut resident, is bringing the Always Best Care brand to Fairfield County. Susan and her team of care providers have your loved ones best interests at heart, and will ensure that exceptional service and high quality home care is provided to all family members. Her own family's experience finding care underscored how stressful and difficult securing reliable, quality care can be. Having grown up in Southern Connecticut, Susan is proud to build a business that's helping others here at home. Always Best Care is built on strong relationships with local hospitals, social workers, senior communities and senior housing and living resources throughout the area. Our care providers must pass a written test, receive regular training, and are thoroughly screened, licensed, bonded and insured to provide the safest and highest level of care.

Senior Care in Fairfield, Milford, Shelton and Trumbull

Employees are our own - no contractors • Caregivers are thoroughly screened, trained and insured • Free assessments and community referral services • No hourly minimums or contracts • Philips Lifeline service available • "Always in Touch" daily contact available

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Are your staff that deliver elderly care in Fairfield insured and bonded?

Of course. When you are looking for home care in Fairfield for your loved ones you want the peace of mind that you are using a company that employs trustworthy people to look after your elderly relatives. To make sure we are able to offer the very best care we need to ensure that our people are fully bonded, insured and covered by Worker's Compensation. Every caregiver is directly employed by Always Best Care and we make certain that they can be relied upon to take care of your loved one.

How are Always Best Care's staff that provide home care in Fairfield vetted?

Every caregiver employed by us is intensively vetted before they are hired. Background checks are carried out, as are drug tests. All former employments are checked thoroughly and all references are contacted. Always Best Care wants to be able to guarantee the best senior care in Fairfield. In order to do that we must be certain that everybody who works for us is properly trained and displays professionalism at all times. When we interview potential caregivers we only look for people with the highest levels of integrity.

What hours do your staff provide senior care in Fairfield?

The requirements of elderly care in Fairfield are not straightforward and not everybody is going to need care for exactly the same hours. We give the highest assurances that caregivers are going to be available whenever they are needed, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. You can be safe in the knowledge that your relatives will be able to get the care they need, when they need it.

Will my loved one have the same caregiver to provide them in-home care in Fairfield on every visit?

As we consider the relationship between caregiver and your loved one to be of the utmost importance, we always try to make sure that the same caregiver makes every visit. However, even the best intentions in this area can sometimes be interrupted by sickness or vacations. On these occasions we will ensure that suitable substitutions are put in place. If your loved one has a care plan that requires visits both day and night then we will also need to allocate more than one caregiver. When providing in-home care in Fairfield we make consistency a critical consideration. We realize that we need to be trusted to treat our customers and their family compassionately. We understand that our elderly customers expect things to be done in a certain way and have routines that are important to them. We know that the trust placed in us has to be earned and we do this by ensuring that our caregivers fit around everybody's unique requirements. In order to achieve this we make sure that every caregiveris matched very carefully with each and every customer.

How will my loved one be matched with their caregiver that's responsible for providing their elderly care in Fairfield?

At Always Best Care we strongly believe that a perfect match between caregiver and the person who requires care is absolutely key to a successful relationship. The matching process we undertake is thorough. Firstly we make sure that we get to know our caregivers completely, understand them as individuals and know exactly the talents that each one brings to the role. Knowing our caregiver s as well as we do makes it much easier to match them with the perfect person to care for. We will of course find out from you your loved one's likes and dislikes, their routines, personality and what they expect in a caregiver. Putting likeminded people together is important to us. If you or your loved one is not happy with the caregiver provided then let us know and we will make immediate changes. A determination for the perfect match is why we provide the best senior care in Fairfield.

How are your caregivers trained to provide senior care in Fairfield?

Each and every caregiver must undertake an extensive training course before being allowed to commence work for Always Best Care. Ongoing training is also obligatory. In the care industry the standards and expectations are constantly changing and we make sure that all of our caregivers are aware of the latest requirements and are practicing the latest techniques. In order to ensure we provide the best home care in Fairfield we insist that all of our caregivers are trained across a wide range subjects related to care.

Why should I choose your home care in Fairfield instead of an independent provider?

At Always Best Care, we realize that you have a number of choices when you are looking for the best senior care in Fairfield for your loved one. We know that some independent providers of care offer what appears to be a similar service at very competitive prices. Going directly to an independent caregiver without the added expense of dealing with an established company may seem like a good idea but would you be getting the best care for your loved one? Always Best Care ensures that all itscaregivers are vetted, bonded, fully insured and trained to the highest levels expected in the industry. With an independent caregiver you are not guaranteed that.

How quickly can my loved one expect to begin receiving in-home care in Fairfield?

We believe that the process to match a caregiver with your loved one should be thorough enough to make sure we are putting the right people together. However, we also appreciate that once you have chosen your home care in Fairfield, you want to have someone in place as soon as possible. At Always Best Care we promise to have a caregiver in place within a week of your initial contact with us.

What role do family members play in their loved one's elderly care in Fairfield once a caregiver has been hired?

The role of family in providing care for their loved ones is crucial and Always Best Care appreciates that. We fully understand that bringing in outside help is an emotional decision to have made. Our continued aim at Always Best Care is to provide the best elderly care in Fairfield. To do that we have always made certain that family members are as fully involved in the caregiving process as they want to be. Our caregiver's intention is to fit seamlessly into the family unit, providing the care that they have been requested to.

How do I know if Always Best Care is the right choice for in-home care in Fairfield?

When choosing in-home care in Fairfield we at Always Best Care do appreciate that you are faced with a big decision. Asking what is in effect a stranger to look after your loved one is daunting. Our purpose is to make that decision as comfortable as possible. We have a superb record of delivering home care of the highest quality which in turn provides you with some peace of mind. We don't expect you to take our word for it either. We offer a completely free consultation session with us before you agree to accept our services. The decision is always in your hands.

What steps are taken to ensure that my loved one's in-home care in Fairfield is safe?

When choosing your home care in Fairfield we always appreciate that safety is a large concern. This is why our caregivers are vetted and trained to as high a level as they are. Procedures, techniques and health and safety considerations change quickly and we make sure that we only provide caregivers who are trained up to the latest standards. Our in home safety checks for anything that may cause an accident to your loved ones are part of our caregivers' daily procedures so their home will always be safer than before we arrived.

Do I need to sign a contract or agree to an hourly minimum for my loved one to be applicable for your home care in Fairfield?

No, you don't. Our target is to make sure your loved one is receiving the best home care in Fairfield available. In order to do this we provide you with the exact care you are looking for for your loved ones. Everybody needs a different level of service which is why we don't expect you to commit to a minimum number of hours. Everybody receives the same exemplary service regardless of their requirements.

Do you provide in-home care in Fairfield for individuals suffering from Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia?

Dementia and Alzheimer's are conditions that effect a great many seniors. At Always Best Care as part of our aim to provide the best elderly care in Fairfield we have caregivers who are trained to take care of people at any stage of these conditions. Seniors with dementia need vastly different levels of care, and in the same way that we would with any senior, we work with you to provide exactly what they need.

If I choose your in-home care in Fairfield, what type of services can my loved one expect on a day-to-day basis?

Non-medical home care in Fairfield is the overall specialty of Always Best Care. Our caregivers receive training across a wide range of requirements. These are some of the services they provide.
  • Dressing and bathing
  • Using the washroom
  • Medication reminders
  • Mobility assistance
  • Aid with morning wake up and evening tuck in
  • Supervision of basic home maintenance
  • Answering the door and phone
  • Caring for houseplants
  • Pet-care assistance
  • Dusting, sweeping and vacuuming

Do you provide respite elderly care in Fairfield?

We do. The aim of respite in-home care in Fairfield is to provide time away for people who are full time caregivers for loved ones. We realize that care is sometimes needed in case of illness, holidays or a simple rest required by primary caregivers. We are available to step in and provide caregivers on a temporary basis.

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We know that exceptional service sets us apart from all other home care companies. All of our team members and caregivers receive comprehensive training before being assigned to a care plan. Our standard is that "we only hire care providers we would have care for our own loved ones." Always Best Care provides in-home care services from as little as one hour per day up to 24-hour care, and up to 7 days a week. Whatever your care needs are, Always Best Care is there for you.

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