Provide companionship (hourly and live-in from respite to long-term), friendship and emotional support. Our services offer: Post-Hospital Recovery; Case Management; Transportation (i.e., Dr. appts); Medication Reminders; Meal Prep and Plan; Light Housekeeping; Home Safety; Pet Assist; Improve Mobility and Stimulate Mental Awareness. Nurse designed and managed client care plan and procedures.
The minimum hour requirement for shift companionship is 4 hours, 2 days a week. We also provide overnight shifts (8-12 hours) and Live-In companions.
In addition, offer drop-in visits and social phone calls to help acclimate our clients to having help at home.
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It is the mission of Helping Hearts at Home Companion Care is to enhance the enjoyment of the golden years’ experience for those we serve and to have our company known as a “Best Place to Work” for each employee.
Ask about our complimentary home safety assessment screen that we offer as a service to our community. No commitments are wanted or needed.
Then when you make the smart decision to go with us, just call. Our RN will come to your home and answer any questions you have, develop a plan of care with you and get you on your way to receiving our services.
To be Long Island’s exclusive elite companion, caregiver and concierge agency. Helping Hearts at Home is known and valued for developing and providing the highest standard in companion care.
Thoroughly vetted with an extensive background check upon hire. We perform MONTHLY criminal and driving background checks. Our staff are oriented and trained through our "Thrive At Home" program.
Every companion has a valid and violation free NYS driver's license. Our companions who work 4-12 hours daily have their own automobiles.
Helping Hearts at Home client's health, quality of life and well-being are the focus from which we design a care plan for companion or caregiver care services. The "aging in place" concept allows our seniors full latitude to stay in their beloved homes.
Helping Hearts at Home staff treat everyone with respect, dignity, compassion, empathy, honesty, and integrity.
Helping Hearts at Home conducts its business in an ethical manner which earns the trust of our employees, clients and the community.
Helping Hearts at Home values its staff as our greatest asset. We do our best to recognize and appreciate our staff. We reinvest back into our employees. We work hard to train and retain competent staff. Our work environment is nurturing, friendly, fun and values job satisfaction.
Helping Hearts at Home utilizes innovative and cutting edge technology that increase the quality of our services we provide to our clients. Our employees are high-energy and work smart. As the world is changing fast technologically, thanks to the computer and information age, and we are right there with those changes.
At Helping Hearts at Home, we work hard to create, develop and maintain wonderful ongoing relationships within our community. We care so much that we perform home safety assessments as a free service to our community. We believe that Long Island is a great place to live and work; and, we love to make positive contributions to that end.
Increase your satisfaction of care provided to your loved one.
A consumer directed approach that saves you money!
Helping Hearts at Home manages your caregiving records and ensures accurate pay checks.
Studies show that the elderly are at a high risk of becoming isolated. This leads to depression.
This is one way you can bring some socialization to your family member. It also can be used to remind them about important dates, or to take their medications. We always leave the conversation on a positive happy note.
Maybe your family member needs to have face-to-face socialization or a o drop by to check in on them. Helping Hearts at Home staff can drop by for a casual visit as many times in the week as you would like. Our goal is to always leave your family member feeling uplifted and in touch with the outside world.
We work hard to create, develop and maintain positive relationships with our clients.
Talk, listen, share experiences, play games/cards, read to client etc.
Help keep clients in contact with family, friends and the outside world.
Stimulate mental awareness.
All of our companions have driver's licenses.
All of our hourly companions have their own cars.
Accompany to medical appointments, grocery store and errands.
Accompany clients to recreational and/or social events.
Accompany clients to weddings, baby showers, bridal showers.
Accompany clients to sports venues (games).
Accompany clients to religious services.
Assist with plans for visits and outings.
Write or type letters/correspondence.
Assist with crafts.
Read paper, keep up on current events.
Organize and read mail. Coupon cutting.
Plan trips and outings and possibly travel with clients.
Nutrition and hydration are so important to maintaining health.
Teach/perform meal planning and preparation.
Prepare grocery list.
Shop for and put away groceries.
Prepare meals and monitor diet.
Pre-prep meals and stock freezer.
Special holiday meals.
Accompany client on walks.
Simple indoor exercises.
Our clients are encouraged to maximize independence yet our skilled companions are at the ready to pitch in where need be. Our companions and caregivers are thoroughly oriented and trained to meet these needs.
Common living areas.
Laundry, iron and sewing assistance.
Take out garbage.
Supervise home mechanical repairs.
Water house plants.
Holiday decorating and assist with celebration.
Monitor client and set up for safe performance of activities of daily living.
As our lives become more hectic and "things" build up around us, having a personal conceirge assistant helps make our lives manageable.
Memory organizing and creating photo albums, memento showcasing.
Organizing book and card collections.
Family and friend birthday and holiday card writing.
Creating and using a favorite music playlist.
Getting ready for dinners, parties, outings.
Preparing for doctor visits.
Collecting bills for bill paying.
Putting important obligations on calendar.