January 24, 2020

Health Risks of Isolation in Elderly

With the cold, dark days of winter, it may seem like everyone gets the blues. Science has shown that the decreased sunlight during the winter season can affect both mood and sleep. Health experts call this condition Seasonal Affective Disorder, […]
January 24, 2020

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 […]
January 7, 2020

20 Healthful Tips For Aging In Place In 2020

It’s a new decade, and we want to help make it a healthful start, especially for those looking forward to making aging in place in 2020 successful. This year will see more and more seniors choosing to remain living in […]
December 16, 2019

Indianapolis Senior Care | Home For The Holidays

The Holidays and In-Home Senior Care With the holidays here, many people are looking forward to getting together to celebrate and visit with loved ones. If you haven’t seen your parents in a while, it may be a good time to […]
December 10, 2019

Home Companion Care vs Home Health Care

Curious the Differences? Explore Home Companion Care vs Home Health Care It’s the holiday season, and that usually means more significant time spent with loved ones. As you’re spending time with family, have you noticed that your mom and dad […]
December 1, 2019

Overcoming Holiday Stress For Caregivers

Tips for Managing Holiday Stress For Caregivers The holidays are always an exciting time to spend with family and friends. But they can also bring a lot of additional stress with the many events, planning, and changing needs of your […]
November 12, 2019

Caregiver Appreciation Month: How To Celebrate The Caregivers In Your Life

Celebrate The Caregivers In Your Life November is Caregiver Appreciation Month. We appreciate all of our Senior Home Companion caregivers who selflessly help families assist loved ones day after day. A week of “Caregiver Appreciation” has gained awareness since the […]
September 25, 2019

SHC Team Spotlight: Caregiver Enjoys Making A Difference

Meet Senior Home Companions Caregiver Kristen Braiman For Senior Home Companions caregiver Kristen Braiman, her job is much more than the day-to-day services she provides her clients in Indianapolis. For Kristen, her clients are like family. That can be attributed […]
February 5, 2019

The Meaning Behind The Job: What Drives Today’s Professional Caregivers?

Today’s Professional Caregivers Caregiving is a special job. Although it can involve ordinary, everyday tasks, it also leads to extraordinary relationships. “It’s about much more than cleaning seniors’ homes and taking them to appointments,” said caregiver Debbie Mortimer. “These amazing […]