June 4, 2020

10 Ways for Older Adults to Enjoy Nature This Summer

Summer means spending more time outdoors, and enjoying nature together. Here at Senior Home Companions, we love to assist our clients in getting outdoors for fresh air and activities. As you plan outings with aging loved ones this summer, check […]
June 3, 2020

Why Hydration is Important for Older Adults

Summer is here and that means rising temperatures and time spent in the hot sun. An important aspect of health in the warmer months is proper hydration, especially for older adults. As we spend time with our clients aging in […]
May 6, 2020
SHC- Care in COVID Blog

In-Home Care in the Age of COVID-19

Now more than ever, the demand for in-home care is rising. Visitor restrictions, spread of illness, staff shortages and other concerns mean that the conditions in many senior living facilities are deteriorating quickly. If you are in need of in-home […]
April 21, 2020
SHC Blog- We Care

Senior Home Companions Cares 

During these uncertain times, the caregivers at Senior Home Companions are proud to continue serving our clients and their families. Our leadership teams are closely monitoring and operating in compliance with the current protocols in place by the CDC and […]
March 24, 2020
Blog- Caregiver Benefits

Top 5 Benefits of Being a SHC Caregiver

Becoming a Senior Home Companions caregiver is an extremely rewarding process, and we would love to have you join our team in Central Indiana. There are many benefits to becoming a companion caregiver with SHC, and we are excited to […]
March 18, 2020
Blog- Handyman Services

Spring Yard Projects with our Handyman Services

Does your aging loved one need help with their lawn maintenance as the weather gets warmer? Senior Home Companions, located in Central Indiana, offers Handyman Services for seniors who are aging in place. Let us help you keep your family’s […]
March 15, 2020
Blog- Tips for Long-Distance Caregiving

Tips for Long-Distance Caregiving

According to AARP in 2019, “more than 1 in 10 family caregivers live at least an hour away from their aging or ailing family member,” and many may be even further. If you’re facing the possibility of becoming a long-distance caregiver, […]
January 24, 2020
Health Risks of Isolation in Elderly

Health Risks of Isolation in Elderly

When winter hits, it seems like everyone gets the blues. Science has shown that the decreased sunlight during the winter season can reduce serotonin, affecting mood, as well as melatonin, affecting sleep. The resulting depression is commonly called Seasonal Affective […]
January 24, 2020
Blog- Pneumonia

Signs of Pneumonia in Older Adults

This winter, you should remain vigilant for signs of pneumonia in yourself and loved ones. Wintertime can cause pneumonia to run rampant, since individuals are more often indoors and in close contact with one another. Here at Senior Home Companions […]