Melody’s House Calls offers a FREE In-Home Consultation at no obligation for all home care services.
We will match our caregiver to the client to ensure the most positive experience and have experienced and qualified Nurses and caregivers available 24 hours per day, seven days per week.
Melody’s House Calls offers flexible services to fit our client’s needs and budgets – from a few hours a week to full-time care. We have only a ONE HOUR MINIMUM for our services which make our services highly affordable to all walks of life.
Non-Medical Home Care Services
HOUSEKEEPING – Including vacuuming, dusting, sweeping and mopping floors, cleaning bathrooms (sinks, bathtubs/showers and toilets) and kitchens (appliances, sinks, counters and taking out the garbage), cleaning interior windows, changing bed linens, doing laundry & ironing and pet care (feed & water, walk, empty litter box)
COMPANIONSHIP – Friendly visits in-home or going out for a walk, coffee etc.
PERSONAL CARE – bathing, grooming, oral hygiene, continence assistance
GROCERY SHOPPING – Caregivers will assist client to run errands at the clients’ preference including grocery shopping, picking up prescriptions or going to the post office. Clients may choose to stay home or help with the shopping and errands as their mobility allows.
APPOINTMENT ESCORT – Caregivers will accompany seniors to medical appointments, hair salons etc.
MEAL PREPARATION – May be done on a daily basis or as needed. Menu planning and freezing of meals is available.
MEDICATION REMINDERS – A friendly reminder and encouragement to take medication as prescribed at the correct times.
MOBILITY ASSISTANCE – From going for daily walks with a confident and trained escort to range of motion exercises to maintain mobility
DIETARY ASSISTANCE – Many seniors have special diets that must be adhered to. Our caregivers can assist with meal planning to accommodate such diets and also assist individuals who require assistance with meals.
OVERNIGHT CARE – For seniors who cannot safely spend the night alone we offer a 10 hour overnight visit for a flat fee.
24 HOUR CARE – This type of continuous in-home care service is ideal for clients who are at risk when unattended, such as persons with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia-related conditions, or perhaps returning from a hospital stay.
Specialized Nursing Services
DEMENTIA CARE – Our experienced caregivers provide patient and gentle care to clients with Alzheimer’s and Dementia who are most comfortable staying in their own home.
RESPITE CARE – Many people experience “burn-out” while caring for a loved one at home. Our caregivers provide a welcome break for rest or relaxation while your loved one is in good hands
PALLIATIVE (END OF LIFE) CARE – Our compassionate caregivers are available to assist families through this difficult time. Medical, practical and emotional support are provided as well as helping out around the home and providing personal and companionship care. Our staff will work closely with physicians, hospice agencies and community organizations to provide holistic care to families
POST-OPERATIVE CARE – Interim nursing and home care services are available to individuals recovering at home from a surgical procedure or illness.
VETERANS CARE PROGRAMS – We are a registered provider of the Veterans Independence Program and can assist clients to fill out the necessary paperwork to apply for services with Veterans Affairs Canada. As an approved provider Melody’s House Calls can provide services to you through this program.
- Foot Care
- Wound Care and Dressing Changes
- IV Therapy and Injections
- Diabetic Care – including insulin & blood sugar management
- Pain Management
- Post-Operative Rehabilitation
- Compression Stocking Fittings
- Skilled Assessment
- Wellness Checks
- Blood Pressure Monitoring
- Vital Signs Check Ups
- Removal of Stitches
- Medication Administration