Have you noticed that your parent’s house is not as clean as it once was? Things are not being taken care of, dust is everywhere and things are unorganized. Maybe it is your brother who is growing older and is forgetting to do things like taking his prescribed medicines or vitamins. With these signs, you may be worried that your loved ones cannot fully take care of themselves anymore and need a little help with the house and/or personal needs. This is where FIRST At Home can step in and assist with all of those daily tasks and much more.
What Is Companion Care
Companion care from FIRST At Home is like having a personal assistant. They will be with your loved one to help clean up around the house, take out the trash or recycle bin or simply to read a story or play a game with. Taking medications will no longer be forgotten and we can drive them to there needed appointments and offer them the companionship they desire in having a person around to help. We work one on one with families who want to have someone keep a close eye on their parents, who are growing older and cannot keep up with all of the needed tasks. Let one of our companions spend time with them and offer them the helping hand they need.
Here are just some of the services offered with companion care
- Assistance with bathing, dressing & walking
- One or two hour bath visits
- Alzheimer’s/Dementia & Memory Impairment Care
- Nutritious Meal Preparation
- Transportation and Errands
- Medication Management
- Incontinence Care
- Surgical Care
- Wound Care
- Socialization and Social Activities
- Cognitive Stimulation
- Live-In Care/ Hourly Care
- Light House Keeping and Laundry
- Respite Care
- Affordable temporary, full time or part time care
Benefits Of Companioniship Care
With a companion by your loved one’s side, that will take away any feelings of loneliness and self-doubt. Having an in-home companion can ensure that proper nutrition is being handled along with all medications are taken for that day. If you think your loved one cannot fully take care of themselves, let one of our companion care aides assist in those daily routines as well as give them a friend by there side. Besides those benefits, your loved ones will also receive these benefits as well:
- Daily socialization
- Mental stimulation and confidence
- Being more mobile and getting to where they need to go
- Health improvements both mentally and physically
- Your peace of mind knowing they are well taken care of
Why Choose FIRST At Home For Your Companion Care Needs?
We require all of our employees to complete a Level II background screening and orientation process that exceeds, state and other common accreditation and licensing standards. We have obtained the highest level of accreditation by meeting ACHC accreditation standards for Home Health Care Agencies. We strive for excellence and exceed expectations when it comes to companionship and personal assistance home care. Our compassionate caregivers and nurses build close relationships with each and every client, treating them with the dignity and respect they deserve while providing them with the vital assistance they need.