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Companion Care for your Elderly

Living alone at home is a common situation for many seniors. This solitude often results in feelings of loneliness, isolation, and even depression. Unfortunately, it could turn into an emotional struggle that'll take a toll on their physical health.

A kind, friendly, and compassionate caregiver spends time with your loved one who's mostly at home or unable to leave home.

Companion Services for Seniors and Older Adults with Disabilities –

1st Call Home Care embraces the power of companionship to create a world where seniors can age gracefully and joyfully, surrounded by love and support.

715

clients

and still counting

Since our opening in 2006.

Companion care is a great service that can dramatically enrich the well-being of seniors, especially if they live alone in their own homes or in assisted living settings. It focuses on one essential aspect: to support their social, emotional health.

What do Companion Caregivers do?

  1. Companion caregivers are trained to be there for the seniors, offering a listening ear and engaging in meaningful conversations that can help combat feelings of loneliness and isolation.
  2. In addition to emotional support, companions also lend a hand with light housekeeping tasks. This may include tidying up the living space, doing laundry, and organizing belongings, all to ensure the senior enjoys a clean and safe environment.
  3. But perhaps one of the most vital roles of a companion is to help seniors maintain their social connections and engagement with the broader society. Companions encourage participation in social activities, outings, and hobbies, which is essential for promoting mental and emotional well-being.
  4. Though it’s important to clarify that companion care doesn’t involve personal hands-on care. Instead, it focuses on the social and emotional aspects of care, serving as a valuable support system for your loved one who wishes to age in place while receiving the companionship they need.
  5. Families often choose companion care services when they are unable to be physically present with their loved ones regularly or when additional support is necessary to meet the senior’s needs effectively.

In this way, companion care bridges the gap and ensures that seniors can continue to lead fulfilling lives with the right level of care and social interaction.

Need to find out more about 1st Call Home Care’s Companion Care Services and how we can help you care for your loved one?

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Cities We Serve in Orange County

  • Placentia
  • Yorba Linda
  • Fullerton
  • Anaheim
  • Santa Ana
  • Costa Mesa
  • Irvine
  • Aliso Viejo
  • Lake Forest
  • Mission Viejo
  • Newport Beach
  • Huntington Beach
  • Laguna Beach
  • Laguna Woods
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Here’s from families who made us their First Choice:

“We're forever grateful for the help you've given us even on a very short notice. And Ron, being a nurse, was truly a big help overseeing my mom's care. We felt such a big relief from thousands of miles away!”

Jason Smith

“They've been checking in with us consistently to see how things are going and have responded to our questions with professionalism and care. So happy to have found them and would recommend them in a heart beat!”

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“..it's a huge weight off my shoulders knowing that my mom was being taken care of and safe. Would recommend this team to any family in Orange County looking for trustworthy care!”

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“Thank you for all your love and support throughout this difficult time. We love you!”

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6 Wonderful Benefits of Senior Companionship Caregiving Services:

  1. It alleviates loneliness and can boost interaction: Senior companionship services are a great way to take away loneliness from seniors’ lives. Companions encourage and facilitate interactions with the outside world, ensuring that seniors stay socially engaged and connected.
  2. It keeps them connected with loved ones: Our senior companion caregivers go the extra mile to help seniors keep up with correspondence with family and friends. Whether it’s through letters, phone calls, or video chats, staying connected becomes easier and more enjoyable.
  3. It increases their activity and mobility: Companion caregiving services often include assistance with transportation services. Companions can help seniors get around town, attend events, and run errands, which significantly improves their mobility and independence.
  4. It can improve their physical and mental health: The positive impact of senior companionship on health cannot be underestimated. Seniors who have regular companionship tend to experience improved physical and mental well-being, as they receive emotional support and encouragement.
  5. Early detection of depression is made possible: Our companion caregivers are trained to recognize signs of depression. By closely monitoring seniors’ behavior and mood, they can notify the family promptly if any concerning symptoms arise, ensuring timely support and intervention.
  6. It helps with faster recovery from surgery: Companionship can be a powerful aid in the healing process after surgery. Having a caring companion by their side helps seniors recover faster from the pain and discomfort, providing comfort and assistance throughout their recovery journey.

Our senior companion care service provides these incredible benefits to your loved ones, ensuring they lead happier, healthier, and more fulfilling lives.

If you or your loved one require Companion Care Services, or you need information about any of our specialized services, please click here – to schedule a phone call with our community representative.

Have more questions?

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Caring starts with your first call.

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