About Preferred Care at Home Virginia Beach, VA

Celebrating life, dignity and independence.TM

Since 1984, the founders of Preferred Care at Home have had the privilege of assisting our clients to improve the quality of life while safeguarding their dignity and independence. We do this by placing reliable, compassionate, experienced and affordable caregivers in the home or care facility.

We understand that long-term care can be costly and we have built a reputation of offering quality services at affordable prices. Our wide range of non-medical services are available from 1 to 24 hours per day. Our cost effective live-in care is our specialty, providing 24-hour peace of mind for our clients and their family.

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Latest Blog Posts

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    Helpful Tips for Stress Incontinence, Part 2

    As caregivers, our primary role is to assist loved ones who struggle with incontinence by preventing infection by promoting safe habits and good hygiene. An important related responsibility is making sure we preserve their dignity and physical independence. Both roles are necessary, succeeding in one[...]

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    Understanding Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly, Part 1

    Most elderly place high value on their independence and it is extremely important to them to have input and control in their care. At Preferred Care at Home, we encourage our caregivers and family caregivers to support this wonderful spirit of independence in their loved[...]

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  • Alzheimers_Care_Senior_pcah_home
    Alzheimer's Care: Walking the Last Mile

    It has been over 10 years since Ruth Dearmore was diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease. Years that have challenged and changed Vicki Dearmore Gipson, devoted daughter and caregiver.Vicki Gipson’s family has been hit hard by Alzheimer’s. Her mother’s sister Betty, her[...]

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  • alcoholism_Senior_homecare_eldercare_seniorcare
    Alcoholism in the Senior Population

    "Alcohol and prescription drug problems, among adults 60 and older is one of the fastest growing health problems facing the country. Yet, the situation remains underestimated, underidentified, underdiagnosed, and undertreated," states the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD).  Alcohol is an accepted drug[...]

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    Being Aware of Elder Abuse

    What is elder abuse?An accepted, academic definition for elder abuse is "any knowing, intentional, or negligent act by a caregiver or any other person that causes harm or a serious risk of harm to a vulnerable adult."This definition -- from the Administration on Aging[...]

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