Nightingale Private Care companions can provide needed socialization by accompanying clients to doctor's appointments, visiting with friends, attending concerts, religous service, movies, shopping, and other outings. Companions can also help with household tasks such as meal preparation, laundry, and light housekeeping.
Maintaining the Home Environment Companionship and Homemaking Caregivers
The primary duties of a Companion/Homemaker is to maintain the cleanliness of a home environment, encourage activites and oversee the safety of an elderly person wishing to maintain their independence.
Daily Responsiblities of a Companion
- Providing meals and snacks as instructed such as following special dietary needs ie) renal diet, low sodium or diabetic diet.
- encouraging social activities
- Accompanying to and from schedule doctor's appointments and/or other outings
- Maintaining the home environment
- Assisting with pet care