Senior Companionship That Enhances Engagement
There’s nothing quite like chatting with a friend or walking together in the park. For older adults, maintaining an active social life can be a challenge. Mobility issues can make it harder to leave the house for social gatherings. Cognitive or vision impairment can inhibit driving. On top of these things, losing a spouse or living far from family members can lead to feelings of loneliness and isolation. Fortunately, companion care for seniors can help older loved ones stay connected and engaged with others, which will help improve their quality of life.
How Can an Elderly Companion Help?
At Abby Senior Care, a trusted companion care provider, we know firsthand that companionship and socialization can significantly improve the mental health and well-being of older loved ones. An elderly companion can provide valuable opportunities to engage with friends, family, neighbors, and community members to help ease feelings of loneliness, alleviate symptoms of depression, and even lower the risk of dementia.
Our senior companionship providers can offer cheerful conversation, encourage engagement in games and other beloved hobbies, and provide transportation to and from appointments, religious services, and other social outings. We can also offer assistance around the house and share meals together to help seniors feel more connected.
What Is Companion Care?
Elderly companion care services provide a wide range of support to help seniors stay as social as possible as they age. Our companion care can include:
- Friendly conversation, playing mentally stimulating games, reading, listening to music, etc.
- Encouraging spending time outside, taking walks, and other light activities
- Meal planning and preparation, as well as sharing meals together
- Grocery shopping and errands
- Laundry and light housekeeping
- Transportation to and from appointments and social events
- Help with personal care and grooming
- Medication reminders
- And much more
Compassion, Consistency, and Communication
At Abby Senior Care, we honor the individuality of each person we serve, and we are committed to enhancing each client’s independence, safety, and enjoyment of life while ensuring they receive top quality companion care. We accomplish this by adhering to our core values of compassion, consistency, and communication. We ensure that our care is supportive and consistent and that everyone involved in the senior’s care is informed about any changes in health or behavior. In this way, we establish a greater sense of trust and improve overall care.
Learn How Companion Care for Seniors Can Help You
The team at Abby Senior Care is dedicated to helping seniors stay active and socially engaged as they age. To learn more about our companion care for seniors, contact us online or call us at 303-699-8840. We are proud to offer companion care for seniors in Littleton, Denver, Arvada, Aurora, Greenwood Village, and throughout the surrounding areas.