Home Instead Senior Care - Pittsburgh, PA

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March 03, 2017

By Lynn K.243521

I am a current client of this provider

Home Instead has been good to us. Without their services I don't know what I would do. Thank you for your help.

February 28, 2017

By Catherine H.

I am a current client of this provider

The aides are extremely helpful, fun to be with, and part of our home. Kathy (works in the office) is helpful with scheduling.

June 24, 2016

By James Neher673356

I am a current client of this provider

Excellent! Never had a problem. If caregiver Stacie couldn’t make it, the office always calls.

June 24, 2016

By Greg & Mary Noll213436

I am a current client of this provider

Very pleased with all Home Instead staff and services.

June 21, 2016

By Lucille Varlotto801713

I am a current client of this provider

Office workers are very good. Caregivers are kind and considerate!

February 26, 2016

By Charles Lacey

I am a current client of this provider

Very good care. Home Instead is the best.

June 19, 2014

By Angelo1

I am a current client of this provider

Lynn is my golden haired angel! I look forward to seeing her everyday. She is an exceptional caregiver. There are not enough good words to express my feelings for her.

July 27, 2011

By rmorris

I am a past client of this provider

The staff was just wonderful. We hired them for my mom, but the caregiver was terrific with my dad who had dementia. They cooked and cleaned. They carried on conversations with mom and dad. They were also willing to stay longer, if they were able and it was needed. I highly recommend this agency.
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From Home Instead Senior Care - Pittsburgh, PA


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.

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Agency Type

  • Full Service Agency
  • 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

  • Transportation: Yes
  • Doctor Visit Companionship
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Transfer Assistance
  • Dressing And Grooming
  • Bathing And Toileting
  • Exercise
  • Walking Wheelchair Assistance
  • Memory Care
  • Companionship
  • Meal Preparation
  • Errand And Grocery Assistance

Screening

  • In Person Interviews
  • Reference Checks
  • Driving Record Check
  • Residency Confirmation
  • Drug Screening

Training

  • Continual Training

Training Areas

  • Family Communication
  • Transition Issues
  • Memory Care Training
  • Training Areas Extra: The Aging Process, Building Relationships, Alzheimer's Or Other Dementias Care

Payment details

  • Payroll Provided For Caregivers

Bonded/insured

  • Bonded And Insured
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