Companion Care for Seniors when They cannot be Home Alone
Companion care for seniors is very important for their overall well-being. Seniors thrive when they receive socialization. In fact, companionship can help prevent many problems that seniors who are isolated may experience.
Companion care can help seniors in a number of ways:
- Memory. Socialization can provide a way to relieve tension and anxiety, and a way to maintain strong mental health. Companion care will give seniors the socialization they need to keep their minds active.
- Physical Health. Seniors who might not walk or exercise on their own may do so with the help and guidance of a caregiver. Using muscles and bones on a daily basis can keep them from weakening as a person ages.
- Emotional Health. Being isolated can cause a senior to be depressed and anxious. Being able to socialize through companion care can improve a person’s mood and emotional state.
- Seniors who are isolated tend to have poorer health and shorter lifespans. Companion care removes isolation, gives seniors a better opportunity to manage stress, and may increase lifespan.
Caregivers offer companion care for our clients.
Our caregivers provide a range of activities or hobbies that our clients are interested in. They can also just engage in conversation. Our caregivers can assist with activities such as:
- Card or board games
- Going to see friends or family
We will help a senior enjoy their favorite activities.
Once we know what a client enjoys doing, we can help them continue enjoying that activity. Our companion care services will keep our clients social, assisting in the improvement of their mind, body and spirit.
We can put together a companion care service plan for your senior loved based on their needs. Call us now at (630) 352-3656 to hear more about our companion care services.