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”, or Solo Ager who needs to assemble a team? NAVIGATE NC is here to help. We are Professional Patient Advocates and Care 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 relative to
- Adult Children of Aging Parents
- Solos (and the monikers of “Elder Orphans”, “Solo Agers”, “Solo Seniors”)
- Coaching and consulting
- 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. Call us: You will hear it in our voices when we speak, folks have told us so.
We may 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. Whether you are the elder or the adult child we can assist. We intercept during CHANGE: physical, cognitive, legal, financial, housing and more.
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 in both adult and senior care is our ability to both monitor and manage care. This is extremely important when taking care of elders with memory loss, or when things are changing rapidly. Keeping our finger on the pulse 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.
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 the best information and help you formulate questions for your providers.
We are available to accompany Clients at their medical appointments, take notes, and ensure all questions are answered. We can provide a summary of the appointment, treatment plans and advise of any referrals or follow up appointments. If you are providing care for your loved one, especially from a distance, we understand that you worry about their doctor visits. When you choose NAVIGATE NC and our Patient Advocates, you don’t have to worry.
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, or planning a technology purchase, keeping everyone on the same page is an integral part of caring for Clients, whether adults or aging parents in Raleigh-Durham and nearby cities in NC.