When we age, life slows down a bit. There is suddenly more time to socialize, yet it’s not always easy to plan social activities around everything else we have going on. Whether you live across the country or across the street from your aging family members, it helps to know they have someone nearby who can be there for senior companion care purposes. Because sometimes finding the right home care for your loved one is about just knowing they have a friendly, compassionate companion who visits regularly.
Companion care is one of our most frequently requested services. When a referred non-medical caregiver provides in home companionship care, a trusted companion can keep your loved one socially engaged at home, and also accompany them to visit friends, family, and other social events.
The following are just a few of the companion care services that Beyond Healthcare and Education caregivers offer:
- Social events and friend visits
- Shopping and errands
- Personal correspondence and memoirs
- Prompts and reminders
- Home projects
- Safety and security
- And more…
Frequently Asked Questions on Companion Care
- I need someone to sit with my loved one when I’m at work, is that something you offer?
Yes! If you need someone to keep your loved one company, have a meal with them, play their favorite card game, or just sit and watch TV, then you’d want to look into our companion care services.
- Can you provide companion care in assisted living?
Referring a companion caregiver for a loved one in assisted living is something that we do. The caregivers that we refer can be wherever your loved one calls home. They are there for your reassurance and to keep your loved one company.
- Do you provide transportation services?
We are not a transportation service, however, we can refer a caregiver if you’re looking for someone to accompany your loved one to a social outing, grocery shopping, take them to and from a doctor’s appointment, or even go with them to a family gathering.
- Do you provide companion care for specific weekends?
We can refer a companion caregiver for whatever amount of time you’re looking for. Whether you are interested in ongoing care, or your loved one needs a companion for a weekend in the city, we are happy to help you find a caregiver who can meet your needs.