Getting caught up in certain news stories, ideologies, or even political focuses is easy, especially in today’s environment. A person needs only turn on the TV or click on their tablet, go to a couple of sites, and be surrounded by ideas that speak directly to them. While this can be beneficial for many reasons, it can also be detrimental. It provides a far too easy way for people to dismiss certain individuals, professions, or options for proper care.
For example, home care can easily be dismissed.
It’s easy for some people to dismiss the idea of home care options, either for themselves or a close family member, simply because they have various misconceptions about it. They may have seen a news story in recent weeks or months that painted home care aides or other caregivers in a negative light.
The truth is that home care is a selfless job.
Many of the professional, highly experienced caregivers out there do this because they have a sincere desire to support those in need. That may include the elderly or even disabled adults.
These caregivers work tirelessly to provide the kind of physical support their clients require. But they don’t stop there. They also offer emotional support, especially for those who may wish to pursue certain areas of interest, but who may feel those activities are not realistic for their age, physical capabilities, or have been told repeatedly by close family members or friends to give up those ambitions.
Quality of life is absolutely essential.
It doesn’t matter whether a person is in their teens, 20s, 30s, 50s, 60s, or any other age. Quality of life can be maximized when people pursue their dreams, when they surround themselves with activities they enjoy and when they are surrounded by people who truly care about them and with whom they feel comfortable.
Many home care aides will do things for their clients on their free time, their days off, because they know how important it is to them that these things happen.
By learning the truth about home care options, by realizing just how compassionate, kind, and caring the vast majority of professional and experienced caregivers are, it can help people realize this is something to sit down and discuss among their own family, whether there’s an aging loved one who needs assistance or it’s about the prospect of needing this in the future.
If you or an aging loved one are in need of home care for a senior in Rockville Center, NY or the surrounding areas, contact the caring professionals at Star Multi Care Services today at (631)956-8835. We are the Right Choice for Home Health Care Services!
From 1978 to 1986, Sternbach was associated with Automated Data Processing, Inc. (“ADP”)–a provider of information services, where he held several marketing positions before becoming the Director of Sales.
1999-2008 Sternbach was an active participant on the Board of Directors for Proginet–a computer software company based in Garden City, New York. He also served on the Board of Trustees of the Long Island Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society from 1996-2002.
In 1996, Stephen Sternbach was named “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Ernst & Young, Paine Webber and NASDAQ. Sternbach was also named in Crain’s New York Business Article, “40 Under 40” Successful Business Executives/Future Business Leaders in 1995. While maintaining a diversity of business and personal interests, Sternbach concentrated most of his efforts over the past 28 years towards continuously improving the quality of services delivered by the Star Multi Care Services’ family of companies.
Stephen Sternbach holds a Master of Public Administration from Syracuse University – Maxwell School of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Relations and Personnel Administration from Ithaca College.
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