Laundry & Linens
Clean clothing and bedding is crucial for both personal hygiene and mental health, yet doing the laundry is no small task for many of the elderly and others who require in-home care. While friends and family may try to help, laundry and linens can become a part time job in itself, and professional assistance may be needed. Don’t worry: At Your Service has the solution.
At Your Service provides a budget-friendly alternative for those individuals who elect to remain in their homes and live a meaningful, holistic, and enjoyable life. Our goal in each our services is simple: we will help with the aspects of everyday life, including laundry and linens, and in return our clients maintain a sense of security, independence, and quality of life.
What Challenges Arise with Laundry and Linens?
Most people spend several hours per week ensuring that their bedspread and outfits are sparkly clean. The task can be made even more arduous for in-home care patients, who may face challenges that are stressful and demanding on the back, hands, and feet, including:
Climbing sets of stairs
Carrying heavy and awkward baskets
Hunching over to fold clothing
Stripping and making a large bed
Reaching high-up shelving
Handling a hot iron
Cleaning up detergent spills
Dealing with potential pests, like bed bugs, from lack of washing
Performing simple maintenance, such as emptying lint screens
Diagnosing malfunctions, such as overheating
Which Laundry and Linen Services are Offered?
To ensure that our clients’ home environments are as clean and comfortable as possible, the helpful caregivers of At Your Service perform a wide variety of laundry and linen services, including:
Supporting clients to take part in the laundry process if they desire and are able
Washing of all laundry and linens
Machine or air drying
Folding and hanging clean laundry
Ironing shirts, pants, coats, and other clothing
Placing clean laundry on shelving and in storage
Frequently changing blankets, sheets, pillowcases, towels, washcloths, tablecloths, placemats, napkins, and rugs
Making the bed
Following laundering instructions of various fabric types
Transportation for dry cleaning or laundromat drop-off and pick-up
Other laundry or light housekeeping needs that may arise
Clean and Comfortable In-Home Living
If you or a loved one requires in-home care assistance, including the washing of laundry and linens, At Your Service can help. As the go-to care provider for countless Waukesha and Oconomowoc County families, we have become known for the friendly, skilled, and dependable support we provide for the daily needs of living, no matter what they may be or when they may arise.
In addition to being efficient launderers, At your Service caregivers know how to build genuine relationships with clients, bringing them a sense of the outside world and offering ongoing visits to look forward to. As Wisconsin Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), we work side-by-side with clients and their families to craft a care plan that is customized to their unique needs and desires.
At Your Service can’t wait to show you what a difference our helpings hands can make! For more information about our laundry and linen services, and to get started, contact us today by filling out our online form or calling 262-354-3700.