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Welcome to Always Best Care Serving Abington-Jenkintown

Mitchell Balaban
Mitchell Balaban
Call Us: (215) 914-5055
610 Old York Road,
Jenkintown, PA 19046

Always Best Care combines national strength and standards with local accessibility and personal service. The local owner and operator of Always Best Care of Abington-Jenkintown is Mitchell Balaban. Mitchell and his team have your loved ones best interests at heart, and they'll ensure that exceptional service and care is provided to all family members. We have strong relationships with area hospitals, social workers, senior communities and senior resources throughout the area. Caregivers at Always Best Care of Abington-Jenkintown are thoroughly screened, bonded and insured to provide the safest and highest level of care.

Senior Care in Abington-Jenkintown

There's no charge for a free care consultation or for our assisted living finder and referral services. We're here to serve your needs, and we can help. No hourly minimums, either! We're experts in senior care -- contact us today with any questions or concerns you may have.

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Are your staff that deliver in-home care in Jenkintown insured and bonded?

Yes. We understand that one of the most fundamental aspects of choosing a provider of in-home care in Jenkintown is a matter of trust. That's why all of our staff are fully insured, bonded, and are covered by Worker's Compensation. That way, your loved one is covered against any theft or damage to their home, and they're even protected if their caregiver does any damage to themselves!

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

Due to our flexible working hours and insurance, we're one of the most popular care providers to work for in the state. Therefore, we often have the pick of some of the best caregivers around.
The job of choosing the most suitable candidates to provide in-home care in Jenkintown falls on the shoulders of our recruitment team and boy are they hard to please. Their vetting process is one of the strictest in the industry. It involves drug screening, criminal background checks, social media observation, and the direct contact of at least three of an applicant's references.
This is all done to ensure the person responsible for your loved one's care has the right integrity and skills to do the job well.

What hours do your staff provide in-home care in Jenkintown?

You can't choose the time of the day that your loved one needs care, so we don't make you. That's right, our caregivers are available to supply home care in Jenkintown 24-hours a day, 365 days a year.
Our scheduling team will work alongside you to work out a schedule that puts your loved one's needs first.

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

Yes. It's vital that a caregiver and a senior get the chance to build a bond, otherwise, the whole process can become stressful for the person receiving the care.
It's worth noting, however, that your love one's caregiver is able to take up to four weeks' vacation per year, so there may be times throughout the 12 months when a substitute caregiver will have to take their place. When this does happen, you don't need to worry - they will be briefed in every element of your loved one's care, so they'll be fully aware of any special treatment that is required.
If your loved one requires elderly care in Jenkintown at sporadic periods over 24 hours, at least one other caregiver will also be responsible for looking after them on a daily basis. As we offer our services every minute of every day, it's impossible for the same caregiver to work over a 24-hour period without any break.

How will my loved one be matched with their caregiver that's responsible for providing their in-home care in Jenkintown?

The matching process to find your loved one the most suitable caregiver to provide them with home care in Jenkintown is a simple one. We just ask you or your loved one to fill in a short Q&A to give us a better understanding of what your loved one's favorite things are.
We'll then try and match those interests against our own database of caregivers to see if there are any suitable matches. You'd be amazed at how much of a difference it can make on the first day of your loved one's new care regime when they realize that they have more than one thing in common with their new friend.
Although we find this is generally the best way to match caregivers and seniors, we're aware that it isn't foolproof. If you or your loved one aren't 100% happy with your caregiver, just say. We'll instantly pick out another suitable option.

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

Many of the staff we take on at Always Best Care already have some prior experience or training of caregiving, but to make sure that their standards of care match up to ours, we ask them to take part in a week's worth of training before they begin working for us.
During that time, we'll help them to improve their ability to spot common signs of illness and work on improving their communication skills. These steps are all taken so that our staff are able to provide the best senior care in Jenkintown from day one.
We also ask every member of our team to take up additional training at least once a year while they work for the company. In these sessions, our caregivers are taught about any technology making its way into the industry and how to spot any potential hazards around the home.

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

Any decision on who you pick to provide senior care in Jenkintown for your loved one is entirely up to you, but we'd advise you to look at the facts, rather than the figures.
FACT - we provide fully vetted, insured, bonded, trained, and monitored staff caregivers
FACT - our services are available every minute of every day
FACT - if your caregiver becomes ill, we can provide an immediate replacement
FACT - we have no minimum number of hours of care per week

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

If your loved one requires in-home care in Jenkintown as quickly as possible, we offer a fast track, 168-hour service that arranges all elements of your loved one's care for no extra fee.
By taking care of all the minute details, from a nutritional plan all the way through to a risk assessment of your loved one's home, you and your family are free to concentrate on the things that matter.

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

We don't feel like it's our place to say what a family member's role is in their loved one's care. All we can do is reassure you that your input and your presence are always welcome. We'll do all that we can to keep open lines of communication so that wherever you are in the world, you'll always be kept up to date on your loved one's condition.
Remember, one of the best parts of our in-home care in Jenkintown is that it's completely flexible, so you can pick and choose a plan that still makes you feel very much a part of your loved one's life and still helps to take some of the weight from off of your shoulders.

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

Knowing what and what not to believe online can be tricky, so we invite any new families to come and join us for a free chat. We'll run you through all the details of the services we provide as well as their costs, so you can make an informed decision as to whether Always Best Care's elderly care in Jenkintown is the right choice for your loved one.

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

Your loved one's safety should take precedence above all else when it comes to in-home care in Jenkintown.
We take this strong stance because once seniors reach a certain age, the chance of them developing osteoporosis greatly increases. That means if they are to take a fall, it's likely that they will break a bone, which can obviously have devastating a effect on their quality of life.
Before we begin any of our caregiving services, we always carry out a risk assessment of your loved one's home to see if there are any simple and quick ways to make it a safer place for them to live in.
During their care, your loved one's mobility will also be constantly monitored, with our caregivers more than happy to provide assistance so that they can get from pointA to b safely.

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 Jenkintown?

No. We believe that to be able to offer truly flexible in-home care in Jenkintown, you should always have the choice of how often you require our services. We understand that every family's needs are different and we want to do our best to be able to help every senior in local community, not just the privileged few.

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

Yes. We now have a team of dementia-trained caregivers that know how to respond to specific situations so that your loved one is never under any unnecessary stress.
Our aim is to not only provide support for those with dementia receiving home care in Jenkintown but to also to help them to live as independent a lifestyle as possible.

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

Our incredible team of caregivers offer such a wide range of services that it's no wonder that they're renowned for providing the best elderly care in Jenkintown. To give you an idea of some of the roles they carry out around seniors homes every day, we've come up with a quick list, below:

  • Washing/bathing
  • Cleaning
  • Washroom assistance
  • Walking assistance
  • Pet care
  • Transport
  • Much more

Do you provide respite in-home care in Jenkintown?

Yes. If you take care of your loved one on a full time basis but require some time off, our respite senior care in Jenkintown could be the perfect option.
One of our fully vetted caregivers will become responsible for your loved one's care in your absence and you can enjoy your time off without ever having to worry about a thing.

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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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