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Our Companion Care Services

Elder care doesn’t always have to involve light housekeeping and medical services. Oftentimes, clients simply want a companion they can socialize with and to feel more comfortable at home. As such, we provide companion care services to provide emotional support to our clients.

Companion Care vs. Personal Care

Companion care and personal care are two types of in-home caregiving. While both care options might seem similar, they each provide distinct services to patients and their families.

Companion care providers focus on social and emotional support. Instead of delivering medical care and addressing health conditions, this service supports patients who may feel isolated or lonely at home. As part of this service, patients can request assistance with nonmedical tasks, including light housekeeping and running errands. The companion caregiver can also keep the client company while helping with other everyday tasks like meal prep.

Personal care focuses on physical assistance and support. Personal care workers train to help patients with personal tasks like hygiene and toileting. Caregivers understand how to assist with medication management and offer transportation services. These services help care recipients get the support needed to complete daily activities and routines, making managing their household easier. Patients can feel more independent and comfortable while staying in their own homes.

What Are the Benefits of Companion Care?

Having access to at-home companion care offers patients consistent emotional and social support. Older adults, especially those who live alone, often experience social isolation. Having a familiar face around can make a big difference for loved ones’ health and wellbeing. 

Some of the benefits of companion care include: 

  • Provide companionship: While our caregivers can assist with daily nonmedical tasks, they are also there to act as a senior companion and provide the chance for patients to interact with the outside world. Patients can have someone to play cards or a board game with. Having someone around can help make daily tasks and life more satisfying and fulfilling.
  • Create a routine: Our home care companions are available whenever patients need assistance. Setting up regular visits and services can create a comfortable routine and give patients something to look forward to consistently.

What Companion Services Does Corewood Care Provide?

At Corewood Care, we are committed to helping our patients live gracefully. Our multidisciplinary team of caregivers features some of the best in the industry. We make it possible for older adults to stay in the comfort of their homes while receiving the companionship they desire and the nonmedical assistance they need.

We understand that every individual’s needs and goals are unique, which is why we tailor our companion care and home services to each patient. To enhance our companion services, we also incorporate state-of-the-art technology. Through our helpful technology, we can provide wellbeing monitoring and keep records of each individual’s physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. We can also create personalized care plans that serve as a daily health checklist. 

Our companion care services include (but aren’t limited to):

Performing minimal housekeeping services.

Helping out with major household chores, such as washing dishes and clothes.

Running errands, such as grocery shopping.

Planning and scheduling social activities and appointments.

Delivering transportation to social activities and appointments.

Preparing and cooking meals.

Socialization and entertainment.

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