In general, adults and seniors with Down syndrome tend to go through “accelerated aging”. “Accelerated aging” refers to adults who experience certain conditions and milestones associated with aging, earlier than the general population.
Friends and family understand the importance and growing need for experienced and passionate caregivers who are able to properly care for their loved one. Hopeton provides personal care and home health aides who specialize and understand what to expect from patients who are aging with Down syndrome. Our aides are able to…
- Recognize and proactively plan for common issues or conditions related to accelerated aging.
- Assist with scheduling medical and nonmedical appointments.
- Provide companionship and medication reminders.
- Maintain a positive attitude and treat you or your loved one with respect.