PLAINVILLE – When Elizabeth Darmoros moved to the US from Poland, she was shocked to see so many older individuals residing in nursing properties. In Europe, it’s extra widespread to rent nurses to maintain older relations at dwelling.
“I used to be shocked to see them in nursing properties… The particular person is left alone, with no household, two individuals staying in the identical room. I wish to preserve them dwelling,” Darmoros mentioned.
Darmoros started her profession as a nurse’s aide at a convalescent dwelling in New Britain. In the future, she broke her leg, and needed to keep dwelling for a couple of weeks. Whereas she was staying at dwelling, a number of individuals referred to as her and requested if she had any suggestions for dwelling caregivers. She realized she knew plenty of them, and determined then to begin her personal enterprise.
Euro Homecare was established in 2003. It offers non-medical in-home assisted residing care to aged and disabled people. The caregivers assist their sufferers with their day by day routines, doing issues similar to meal planning and preparation, bathing, dressing, housekeeping, laundry, buying and operating errands. The enterprise offers each hourly and 24/7 care.
Darmoros mentioned a part of her firm’s mission is to be open to everybody. Though the enterprise is named Euro Homecare, it employs caregivers from many various international locations, together with Ghana and South Africa.
“We’re within the US, now we have so many nationalities right here. We will’t think about one,” Darmoros mentioned.
Most of the caregivers can converse different languages as properly, which Darmoros mentioned is helpful when the sufferers have dementia, as they’ll typically begin to neglect their second language.
Darmoros mentioned her firm strives to offer her shoppers with the extent of care they’d obtain from a member of the family. She mentioned among the caregivers check with their sufferers as relations.
“Many caregivers name the sufferers their ‘grandparents,’” Darmoros mentioned. “They’ve already grow to be like household to them.”
Euro Homecare, LLC., is positioned at 17 Pierce St. in Plainville. For extra info, name 860-919-2315 or go to www.eurohomecare.internet .