Reviews of Home Instead Senior Care - Sandwich, MA
Mary Ann405533 December 08, 2016
I am a current client of this provider
Home Instead Senior Care provides us personal care, food assistance, and light housekeeping. The have very good billing and scheduling. My husband is very comfortable with his caregiver, and it has been all good so far. I have recommended this agency because of the credentials and the professionalism of the caregivers.
Jayne Farber June 15, 2015
I am a friend or relative of a resident
Our family uses Home Instead to provide companion care for our 93 year old mother. Mom receives care 3 hours per day, 7 days a week. Mom loves her caregivers Robin and Gail. We couldn't be happier.
Caran April 03, 2015
I interviewed this provider
My fellow citizens, I am a private caregiver/ manager for an elderly lady with dementia and was in search for much needed help. I interview with different agencies within the Cape cod area asking many questions regarding competence, studies, or courses taken, compassion, reliability, trustworthy, team player, loyalty, and a passion for caring for the elderly. I found Home Instead was able to tend to our needs, set up a care plan asking the clients input as well, and provided matching personality needs. In the event of any bumps, Home Instead worked very well in providing a solution in a quickly fashion. I highly recommend this group.
From Home Instead Senior Care - Sandwich, MA
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 - Sandwich, MA
- 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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