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Companion Care in Lewisville

A Friendly Presence & Reliable Support

In the journey of life, companionship holds a special place. It's the element that makes life enjoyable and fulfilling. At Home Helpers Home Care of Lewisville, our companion care services are part of our commitment to enhancing your life.

Your Partner in Enjoyable Activities

The essence of companionship is in shared interests and experiences. Our caregivers are not just committed to your care, but are also there to share in your favorite activities. They will join you in:

  • Card games and puzzles for a mental boost
  • Casual chats to share experiences and stories
  • Music, whether it's playing or simply enjoying some tunes together
  • Outings to eat, shop or visit the park
  • Accompanying you to and from doctor visits
  • Helping you host meals at home
  • Assisting with sorting and organizing your mail
  • Facilitating connections with loved ones through video calls

Companionship Beyond Your Home

Our companion care doesn't stop at your front door. We understand that your life includes various environments, and we're happy to accompany you. Our caregivers regularly visit:

  • Nursing homes
  • Assisted living facilities
  • Retirement Communities/Life Plan Communities
  • Hospitals
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Independent living facilities

We offer support wherever you call home, ensuring your comfort and contentment at all times.

The Power of Companionship

Companionship is the heartbeat of our Cared-4℠ program. It goes beyond physical health, touching the core of emotional wellbeing. From sharing stories, playing games, to going on outings, our caregivers are there to add joy to your life. We also support your engagement with the world, assisting you with social media and accompanying you to religious services.

Contact us today or find an agency in Lewisville. At Home Helpers Home Care of Lewisville, we're more than just a care provider. We're the friend who's always by your side, ensuring your days are as bright as your smile.

Frequently Asked Questions about Companion Care

What is companion care and what does it entail?

Companion care is a type of in-home care service that focuses on providing companionship and assistance with non-medical tasks for individuals who may be isolated or in need of additional support. It involves a caregiver spending time with the client, engaging in conversation, providing emotional support, and participating in activities together. Additionally, companion care may include assistance with light household chores, meal preparation, medication reminders, transportation, and accompanying the client to appointments or social outings.

How is a companion caregiver different from a medical caregiver?

Companion caregivers primarily provide non-medical assistance and companionship, focusing on enhancing the client's social well-being and overall quality of life. They do not perform medical procedures or administer medication. In contrast, medical caregivers, such as nurses or certified nursing assistants (CNAs), have specialized training and skills to provide medical care, including administering medication, wound care, monitoring vital signs, and managing medical equipment.

How can companion care benefit seniors who live alone?

Companion care offers numerous benefits for seniors who live alone. It helps combat loneliness and isolation by providing regular social interaction, stimulating conversations, and engaging in activities together. Companion caregivers can also offer assistance with household tasks, meal preparation, and medication reminders. They provide a sense of security and can help monitor the senior's well-being, recognizing any changes or potential issues early on. Additionally, having a companion caregiver can provide peace of mind to family members who may be concerned about the safety and welfare of their loved ones living alone.

Steps to Care

  1. 1.
    Initial Call Once we’ve received your information, we will have a detailed call to gather more information on the care situation, answer any pressing concerns, and set up a time to meet in person.
  2. 2.
    In-home Care Assessment Here we will answer all your questions, and ask some of our own to craft a Cared-4Customized Care Plan to your unique needs.
  3. 3.
    Start of Care We will come with our Caregiver on the first day of care to go through the Care Plan together and help with introductions.
  4. 4.
    Client Visits Once we have begun care, we will pop in at times our Caregiver is there to see how things are going and determine if we need to adjust the Care Plan.