Companion Care to the Elderly

Considering home care for your loved one!

Companion care is a type of home care, in which caregivers assist seniors to live safely and independently at home. Caregivers do a range of tasks and activities to aid you to maintain your routine and independence.

What are the duties of companion care?

Duties may include:

  1. Cleaning and Light Housekeeping
  2. Grocery Shopping
  3. Social Activities
  4. Planning and Scheduling Medical and Other Appointments
  5. Driving
  6. Preparing Meals
  7. Socialization
  8. Fun Activities Like – Play Games, engage in activities

Does Your Loved One Need Companion Care?

Senior who reside independently, with age they might face difficulty in performing their daily activities and managing their routine. And their family members are full-time working, hence can’t care for them round the clock. In that case, companion care service helps, enable senior adults to maintain their living independence.

How much do you pay for a companion?

The average cost varies from state to state. The average pay for companion care in the United States is $125 per day or $3,813 per month.

How does companion care work?

A good place to start your search for companion care is a local home care agency.  You can contact your local companion care agency and inquire about their home care services. Depending upon your or your loved one’s requirement. You can choose the companion care you want.

 

Companion usually makes regular visits. However, the frequency of the visits may vary based on your needs and requirement.