Reviews of Home Instead Senior Care - Lafayette, IN
Janine Reklaitis November 09, 2016
I am a current client of this provider
Home Instead always promptly responds to my requests with great courtesy. They do their very best to match an excellent caregiver with my relative.
Distant Daughter88 October 18, 2016
I am a past client of this provider
We have a private caregiver that provides daily care for my mother (not thru Home Instead) but Home Instead has filled a vital service as emergency care for our family when our current caregiver has been unexpectedly made unavailable. Branden has always been so gracious and easy to work with. He has made being a distant caregiver (I live 5 hours away from my mother) so much better knowing that I have someone to turn to. The stress of "what do I do now" just melts away after I have spoken with him. I am so thankful that they are willing to take on these short stents while my current caregiver gets back on her feet.
Caring107744050 June 05, 2015
I am a friend or relative of a resident
Home Instead got a really good group of people, and my parents really likes the lady that comes over. We decided to hire them as we really liked the personality of the lady who has interaction with my parents. She is very kind, efficient, knowledgeable, good at cooking, and helps with the housework. Billing and scheduling is great. It costs as much as assisted living place, but we don’t mind that as long as mom is well taken care of.
Helen11 May 16, 2013
I am a current client of this provider
The caregivers from Home Instead were very personable. They stayed with me for two hours interviewing me to determine what my needs were. I've been working with them for about two months now.
From Home Instead Senior Care - Lafayette, IN
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 Senior Care - 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.
Features of Home Instead Senior Care - Lafayette, IN
- Full Service Agency
- Agency Extra Each Home Instead Senior Care&Reg 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
- Transportation Yes
- Doctor Visit Companionship
- Light Housekeeping
- Transfer Assistance
- Dressing And Grooming
- Bathing And Toileting
- Walking Wheelchair Assistance
- Memory Care
- Meal Preparation
- Errand And Grocery Assistance
- In Person Interviews
- Reference Checks
- Driving Record Check
- Residency Confirmation
- Drug Screening
- Continual Training
- Family Communication
- Transition Issues
- Memory Care Training
- Training Areas Extra The Aging Process, How To Keep The Client And Care Giver℠ Safe, Building Relationships, Alzheimer's Or Other Dementias Care
- Payroll Provided For Caregivers
- Bonded And Insured
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