Caregivers in the Kitchen: Our Meal Prep Services

At Senior Home Companions, we have trained, compassionate caregivers to make our clients’ everyday lives run smoothly. One of the most important areas of daily life is the kitchen. When caregivers come into your home, they’ll make meals that are nutritious and delicious. They can help with … Weekly meal planning with clients and their […]

Make Surgery Less Stressful with Surgical Concierge Services

Going through surgery can be an arduous experience. Beyond the concern over the underlying condition, the actual surgical procedure and the outcome, the logistics of having surgery can often pose a challenge. Patients can make the surgery process less stressful with Surgical Concierge Services from Senior Home Companions. These services are designed to make the […]

Adapting Holiday Activities for Seniors

The holiday season is a time to celebrate long-held traditions with family. But as time goes on and people grow older, traditions may need to change. And that’s OK! Here are some tips for adapting holiday activities to fit older loved ones’ needs. Make them feel involved. As people grow older, they may not have as […]

Ways to Involve your Senior Family Member During the Holiday Season

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Frequently senior family members look forward to the holiday season to see loved ones that they see less frequently during the rest of the year. Below are a list of ideas and activities to make this holiday season extra special for them! Hand write them a Thanksgiving or Christmas card. Many families send out picture […]

When is it time for mom or dad to give up the keys?

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Most of us think that inconsistent driving and getting lost on the way to places are the tell-tale signs of mom or dad needing to stay off the road. While these symptoms are the most recognizable, there may be signs leading up to these that present themselves, that should not be ignored. We are all […]

Are Your Aging Parents Lonely?

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Loneliness and isolation are so common among the elderly.  There are many causes including the loss of a spouse, physical decline, inability to drive and decreased vision and hearing.  Most seniors want to stay in their homes but what do they do to combat loneliness?  Hiring a companion service, like Senior Home Companions, can help […]

You Can Help Your Loved One Adjust to a New Pace of Life

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Life is a series of changes and transitions – sometimes planned, and oftentimes unplanned. We experience changes with our work, our families, our interests and hobbies, and our own skills and limitations. With these changes come a need to adjust – to a new routine, to new people, or to new challenges. Age, illness, and […]

7 Habits for Healthy Aging

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As seniors begin to age, they tend to change their living habits. As injuries and health issues occur, seniors may become more reclusive and disengaged from activities that they once enjoyed doing. The loss of such independence may be attributed to decreased physical, emotional, and cognitive functioning in elderly adults. It is important to promote […]