Caring for Aging Parents in Raleigh-Durham NC
We Help Individuals or Families to NAVIGATE the Challenges of Change
Are you caring for aging parents and looking for elder care options in the Raleigh-Durham NC area? Are you suddenly faced with change and uncertainty about your well-being? Might you be a Solo who needs to assemble a team? NAVIGATE NC is here to help. We are Professional Health Care Advocates and Case Managers who locate resources, and manage housing and healthcare needs. We strengthen communication among Clients and their providers or step in on behalf of loved ones who may live elsewhere.
We specialize in services to
- Adult Children of Aging Parents
- Solos (and the monikers of “Elder Orphans”, “Solo Agers”, “Solo Seniors”)
- Eldercare management
- Navigation of CHANGE
Our Advocacy and senior care services are designed to meet the changing needs of Adults and in many instances seniors. We will build an umbrella of services that provides custom solutions for your scenario. A very common example is an elderly parent dealing with memory loss. To use a couple of our favorite mantras, we’ll HAVE THE CONVERSATION, and we’ll ASSEMBLE THE TEAM. You will find our services to be flexible. We change with our Clients to accommodate and encompass modifications in lifestyle. Caring for and providing solutions for clients is our great passion. You will hear it in our voices when we speak, folks have told us so.
We also offer accompaniment to medical appointments, reporting services, and custom research and referral. We have service partners established whose services will fill any bill. Since we have worked professionally in the Triangle area for 30+ years we can connect you with the local, qualified resources you need. Our Advocates ensure each service provider makes caring for you or your loved or aging parents a priority. NAVIGATE NC will also employ technology to strengthen communication among your team, and to better interface with medical providers.
Most important? It’s flexibility -It is the simple fact that we want to work with you. Learn more in our How We Work section. Perhaps it’s elder care services you need or you are dealing with aging parents who are challenged by common ailments such as memory loss. Maybe help is needed to keep families and physicians on the same page. Most are seeking peace of mind, and NAVIGATE NC is your trusted solution in Raleigh-Durham NC.
At the heart of our advocacy to adults and senior care services are frequent Home Visits designed to both monitor and manage care. This is extremely important when taking care of elders with memory loss, or when things are changing rapidly. During these senior home care visits, we learn of and plan for any upcoming needs. We innovate, and we will share some fun. Proactive by design, these services work in tandem with other NAVIGATE NC services. (Read more)
When information or referral to local resources is needed our case managers are on it! Our Research & Referral service will quickly provide information leading to more qualified options for you. Need to locate a local resource? You will hear us remark “the best decisions are made with the most information!”. Need to know more about a diagnosis or treatment? We make sure you get that information: another example of how we take care of the elderly. (Read more)
We will accompany Clients at their medical appointments, take notes, and ensure all questions are answered. We’re then able to provide a summary of the appointment, treatment plans and follow up appointments. You will want to obtain more details about this most important Advocate function. If you are providing care for your loved one, especially from a distance, we understand you worry about their doctor visits. When you choose NAVIGATE NC and our Professional Advocates, you don’t have to worry. (Read more)
Our Advocates foster communication among our clients (Adult or Senior), their families and medical providers by employing technology and facilitating its use. Whether it’s enabling email, arranging or teaching Skype (or FaceTime, Duo, etc.), or planning a technology purchase, keeping everyone on the same page is an integral part of caring for aging parents in Raleigh-Durham and nearby cities in NC. (Read more)