Amada Senior Care Colorado Springs
Ken Jenson, owner of Amada Senior Care Colorado Springs, is a devoted family man who believes that, just like everything else in life, senior care should always be a family endeavor. To Ken, even if he and his team provide the highest quality of care for a senior client, they are only doing part of their job unless they also support that client’s family. It is this commitment to caring for the entire family that has earned Amada Senior Care Colorado Springs its reputation for providing superior senior care to our neighbors in Monument, Castle Rock, Stratmoor, Cimarron Hills, Gleneagle, Black Forrest, Highlands Ranch, and other nearby communities.
Each member of the Amada Colorado Springs team member not only has completed specialized training but also has expert knowledge and many years of experience in senior care. Andrea McMurray, placement coordinator, has been a CNA for eight years and is a case manager. “I visit with my clients every two months to make sure they are safe and happy, while assessing whether they might need more care,” Andrea says. “When a client needs help and direction to move into a senior living community, I will guide them in the right direction and be with them every step of the way.”
As the DART coordinator, team member Whitney Taylor works closely with case managers at senior living communities throughout the area. She is a military school graduate who was her grandmother’s sole caregiver for nearly 14 years.
Ken’s son Danny Jenson handles fills multiple roles as general office manager. In addition to earning a bachelor’s degree in neuroscience from Brigham Young University, he also obtained a PhD in neuroscience from the Baylor College of Medicine. Learning and memory are his areas of educational emphasis.
Here at Amada Colorado Springs, it is our goal to meet all of a family’s senior care needs and to exceed their expectations of what care can be. If we have been brought in to provide in-home care for a senior, we go beyond assisting them with activities of daily living like cooking and housekeeping to enrich our client’s life in the most meaningful ways we can. This could mean discussing a favorite scripture with Aunt May, or baking Dad’s favorite cookies, or even helping Grandma keep her prized flower garden tidy. By adding these personal touches to the care we provide, we are able to show our senior clients that they are truly valued as we vastly improve the quality of their lives.
When home is no longer the ideal environment for a senior, we will guide that senior and his or her family to the assisted living environment that ideally suits their unique needs and preferences. We will even continue to check in on clients who have moved to senior housing communities, just to make sure we haven’t missed an opportunity to be of service to them.
At Amada Colorado Springs, we have learned through personal and professional experiences that the loved ones of senior care clients are often overlooked. We know how stressful and overwhelming it can feel to try to ensure the best care for a loved one who struggles due to his or her age. We believe that if we are to properly honor our calling to provide the best senior care possible, we must make sure that a senior client’s loved ones feel encouraged and supported throughout their senior care journey.
We invite you to contact us at Amada Senior Care Colorado Springs to learn more about how we can help a senior in your life age with dignity and give your family the peace of mind they deserve. Let our family take care of yours, because, as we say, “Someone you love needs us.”
Amada caregivers are trained to provide assistance with
Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) like:
If you or a loved one in the Colorado Springs area could benefit from assistance with activities of daily living such as those depicted above, please don’t hesitate to contact Amada Senior Care. You will immediately be connected with a member of our team who has extensive local experience in senior care so that your family’s unique needs can be addressed with a customized plan of care.
If in-home care is no the ideal solution to your family’s senior care needs, we can help you explore all options available to you. We will also work with you and your loved ones to find the best way to pay for senior care, because it is our goal to support our clients and their loved ones in every way possible.
Long-Term Care Insurance Claims Experts
At Amada Senior Care Colorado Springs, we are committed to providing your loved one with the highest quality of personalized and compassionate senior care available anywhere. Furthermore, we will support you and your family members throughout your senior care experiences so that you will feel confident you have explored all of your options and made the wisest decisions for the ones you love.
“Trust Amada Colorado Springs, because someone you love needs us.”
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I have worked for Amada Senior Care for over a year and can not say enough good things. First of all, as my parents near the age of needing care themselves, you can bet I will be sending them to Ken and Natasha! I have never met a team of people with more heart, integrity and passion for what they do! I am proud to consider myself a part of this team. We all give 110% to make sure our clients are taken care of. We also take great pride in taking care of our caregivers. I love what I do, I love what this company stands for, and I love our clients like they are my own family!
Amada is a company that really cares about their employees. I’ve been working for them for about 2 months and they have been so nice to me. I would really recommend them if you are trying to work as a caregiver. This company is never rude to you and they understand you have a life. Teresa and Janelle are the best.
We cannot thank Whitney and Allison enough for their commitment and care in helping us to get paperwork in place to get VA Aid and Attendance for our mother(mother in law). They came several times to our house and went way out of their way to help us and check things very carefully. They explained things to us so we could understand. They were very professional and caring. A true asset to your company. They are well organized. We will highly recommend your organization to others. Your company is an amazing service to people dealing with difficult decisions to help with their parents. We will forever be thankful
Senior Housing Advising
At Amada Senior Care Colorado Springs, we know that a the physical well-being of a senior loved one cannot be the sole focus of a family considering the transition to assisted living. We understand that other factors, such as a senior’s quality and enjoyment of life, proximity to family, and the cost of senior housing must also play a role in the placement process to ensure the ideal solution for each senior’s unique situation. This is something we have guided countless seniors and their families through, and it would be our pleasure to assist you and your loved ones as you weigh all of your senior housing options.
There are so many wonderful senior communities in the Colorado Springs area, but this benefit can easily seem like a burden if a family doesn’t know how to identify the right place for their loved one. We suggest breaking the search down based on three main categories: physical care, emotional well-being, and cost.
Families new to the world of senior housing often don’t realize that there are many different types of facilities and communities, and that each offers a different level of care. For example, a nursing home will provide substantial assistance with ADLs and access to complex medical services, while an assisted living community will likely offer a more independent and active lifestyle. It is very important that we honestly evaluate the level of care a senior will need as we begin the search for senior housing.
While adequate physical and medical care is essential to a senior’s safety and comfort, it is only by meeting their emotional needs that we help them to thrive in their new homes. We at Amada have working relationships with nearly every senior community in the Colorado Springs area, and we can direct you and your loved one to the one most in line with his or her personal needs and preferences. We will consider factors such as a home’s location, physical environment, social offerings and lifestyle, and more so you can feel confident the senior in your life will feel happy and fulfilled.
Of course, we know that cost is often a major concern for families considering the transition to senior housing. What you may not know, however, is that it is our goal to dramatically reduce or even eliminate your family’s senior care costs by helping you take advantage of long-term care insurance, veterans’ benefits, and even life insurance policies.
At Amada Colorado Springs, we have a personal interest in making sure that each of the seniors we serve lives the most enriching life possible. This is why we offer our senior housing advisory services at no charge, and specialize in providing referrals to all types of care communities, including:
- Assisted living communities
- Large and small communities
- Independent living communities
- Board and care homes
- Adult family homes
- Senior care homes
- Skilled nursing facilities
- Alzheimer/dementia communities
Home Care Technology: “BeClose”
At Amada Colorado Springs, we strive to find the ideal senior care solution for each family—and if that solution doesn’t exist, we’ll create it. With this in mind, one of the ways we have revolutionized senior care options is through our development of our remote care technology, the BeClose home monitoring system.
BeClose allows seniors to remain living independently in their homes, but gives their loved ones reassurance of their safety. We accomplish this by creating a customized home monitoring system for each family, using products such as automatic door locks and thermostats, indoor and outdoor security cameras, button-free alarms for falls and other emergencies, and even medication monitors. An experienced member of the Amada team will install these devices in a senior’s home in such a way that they will not interfere with his or her lifestyle, and the entire system syncs to a secure mobile app. This allows families to see regular updates on a beloved senior’s activities and well-being at any time, from anywhere in the world. And because we know that senior care needs can change quickly, BeClose will also identify marked changes in a senior’s routine or behavior that may signal a need for additional assistance.
If a senior in your life is determined to remain living at home but you and your family have concerns for his or her safety, BeClose may be the ideal solution to keep everyone satisfied. To learn more, please Click Here for a Free Consultation with a Member of the Amada Team.
Veterans Assistance Programs
At Amada Senior Care Colorado Springs, it is our goal to dramatically reduce or even eliminate each family’s senior care costs. We do this by helping them take advantage of resources such as government programs and other forms of financial aid, which are especially plentiful for veterans. Many of the veterans we work with are not aware of benefits such as the VA Aid and Attendance program, which provides monthly assistance to wartime veterans and surviving spouses to pay for help with activities of daily living. To learn more about this and other senior care benefits specifically for veterans, please Click here for a Free Veteran’s Care Needs Consultation.
Who is Eligible for Aid and Attendance Benefits?
- To qualify as a wartime veteran, an individual must have served at least 90 days’ active duty, and at least one of those days must have been served during a period of war.
- Qualified veterans must not have been dishonorably discharged.
- This benefit is specifically for veterans and spouses who need help with activities of daily living from another person.
- ADLs may include meal preparation and eating, mobility and transportation, bathing, and more.
- Claimant must currently spend the majority of his or her income on care expenses.
- Financial aid is awarded relative to the percentage of income spent on care.
- Applicants’ assets must be below a limit set by the VA
- Age and financial need are key factors in the determination of this limit.
VA Aid and Attendance benefits are one of many government programs designed to ensure that our veterans and their families have access quality senior care. These benefits are:
- Paid in addition to military pensions.
- Paid directly to the claimant every month by the US Treasury.
- Tax free.
- Not required to be paid back as long as claimant is eligible.