November 10, 2020

How to Help an Aging Loved One with a Mental Illness

With a second surge of coronavirus cases causing lockdowns all over the country, this winter looks like it may be a difficult one. The elderly will be especially at risk for mental illnesses such as anxiety and depression because of […]
November 2, 2020

The Power of Companionship for Older Adults

Did you know that older adults are at increased risk for social isolation? With the help of the caregiver team at Senior Home Companions, we can help your loved one ease the loneliness that can come with aging. Our wide […]
October 15, 2020

Why Structured Routines are Good for Older Adults

Aging can bring many unexpected changes to our bodies and minds. One way to counteract issues like memory loss, poor sleep or anxiety is with a structured daily routine. The point of routines is not to be rigid to the […]
October 12, 2020

When Caregiving Becomes Too Much

Acting as a caregiver to a sick or aging loved one is one of the toughest jobs out there. It requires the ability to manage a variety of tasks and juggle many aspects of life, as well as emotional skills […]
October 8, 2020

Providing Cancer Support at Senior Home Companions

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and it is during this time that we focus on the support that we offer to our beloved clients who are currently battling some form of cancer, as well as support for their families. […]
September 22, 2020

Senior Isolation and How an Amazon Alexa Can Help

Are you concerned about senior isolation for your aging loved one living alone? As seniors continue to stay Safe and Sound at Home during the COVID-19 pandemic, it may seem difficult to keep them engaged and prevent the depression or […]
September 21, 2020

Indianapolis Discharge to Home Care

Recovery doesn’t end at discharge. Stay Safe and Sound at Home with the extra support you or your loved one needs to ensure continued recovery from a major injury, illness or health event. Support care can take many forms, from […]
September 11, 2020

The Benefits of Meal Preparation for Older Adults

Food is a powerful tool. It nourishes the body, and preparing a meal together can be a wonderful bonding activity. But for many aging seniors, this task may become too difficult to manage. This is where the caregivers at Senior […]
September 3, 2020

Ten Things You May Not Know About Hospice Care

As a culture, we avoid thinking about death. In reality, it may be better to not just think about it, but create an end-of-life plan much like one should create a will. Hospice care should be included in the plans […]