From Home Instead Senior Care - Raleigh, NC
Home Instead Senior Care is a non-medical provider of personal care, companionship, meal preparation, light housekeeping, medication reminders, errands, incidental transportation and even Alzheimer's and dementia care. Our CAREGivers encourage, assist, and stimulate our clients in a variety of activities that improve their quality of life and help them maintain their independence. All of these services allow a senior to stay HOME INSTEAD for a longer period of time.
Home Instead - Caregiver Skills
Safety training on home safety, avoiding injury and falls, preventing strain and pain, safety in the kitchen, cautious cleaning, safe driving, outdoor safety hazards, and disease protection and prevention.
Basic training on emergency situations including stroke, falls and fractures and sudden illness, communication tips including communicating to those with dementia or Alzheimer's, activities for seniors to engage in, mealtime preparations, housekeeping tips, signs of abuse, and tips on reducing caregiver stress.
Advanced training on understanding senior illnesses and conditions, depression in seniors, caregiver stress, in-home exercise for older adults, making mealtime fun, communication tips with the senior, their family, and the caregiver's franchise office.
Activity training including reminiscing activities, modifying activities, activities in facilities, adapting activities for those with impairments, different types of engaging activities for older adults such as gardening, mind builders, and crafts and hobbies, and getting a senior involved in the community in places like senior centers, worship services, volunteering and errands.
Reviews of Home Instead Senior Care - Raleigh, NC
Average Rating: based on 12 Reviews
I interviewed this provider
This group has a great reputation and I completely trust their staff in care provision
Great organization overall. I would unconditionally recommend this company to care for your loved one.
Home Instead - Raleigh has a dedicated and proactive staff that are always there to help.
We so appreciate the care given to my father by HomeInstead staff. They go above and beyond to meet his needs. We feel they are each a part of our family
I interviewed this provider
The Home Instead staff genuinely cares about the older generation. They treat their clients with honor and compassion. I would highly recommend this company to care for your loved ones!
This is one of the best companies when it comes to leaving someone you trust in the hands of another. They are so sweet and caring, going the extra mile to make sure patient / client matches are just right. Highly recommend them to anyone.
Home Instead hires great people who are caring, friendly and compassionate. I have had experinence with this location and know they always do the right thing. The employees are happy and nice and seem to love what they do and who they work for. I have a father-in-law who may need home care in the near future and I can promise it will be with home instead!
I interviewed this provider
Everyone I've met associate with this business are some of the most amazing, caring, inspiring people. I have never before seen the level of dedication that this owner puts into this business. This is a really amazing organization.
I am a current client of this provider
I have used Home Instead in Raleigh, NC for almost four years for the care and companionship for my elderly mother in my home. Home Instead was careful to select caregivers that would be compatible with mom. As a result, I have been fortunate with caring and conscientious companions and feel like they are a part of our family. I have been pleased with this agency and would recommend it to my friends.
I own a residential real estate firm in Raleigh. My clients ask me for recommendations all the time. I stake my reputation 100% on Home Instead of Raleigh because they have a very professional and compassionate caregivers and because I know and trust the LOCAL owner to make sure everything is done RIGHT. If you want to know more you can call me at 919-395-0735.
Home Instead Raleigh has a great reputation in the community. They are caring, honest and compassionate. I have known the proprietor, John, for many years and trust him and his staff implicitly.
Home Instead has such a great reputation. I know a few people that have worked there. They love it.
Location of Home Instead Senior Care - Raleigh, NC
Features of Home Instead Senior Care - Raleigh, NC
- Full-service agency. (We directly employ the caregivers we work with.)
- Agency extra: Each Home Instead Senior Care® franchise office is independently owned and operated.
Range of services
- Companion care
- Range of services extra: hospice support, Alzheimer's and other dementias care, chronic conditions
Types of care
- Accompany clients to doctors' appointments
- Light housekeeping
- Transfer assistance
- Dressing, grooming
- Bathing, toileting
- Walking, wheelchair assistance
- Memory care
- Meal preparation
- Errands & grocery shopping
- We have male caregivers/companions
- We interview every team member in person
- We check references
- We check driving records
- We confirm legal U.S. residency
- We require drug screenings
- Staff members receive ongoing/continuing training
- Family Communication
- Transition Issues
- Memory Care
- Training areas extra: the aging process, how to keep the client and CAREGiver℠ safe, building relationships, Alzheimer's or other dementias care
- We handle payroll, benefits, and taxes for our caregivers
- Our business is bonded and insured