Services for Independent Seniors
Putting Joy in Your Day
Friendship: Unfortunately, social networks can lesson as we get older. Loneliness is a serious problem among the elderly, but fortunately it can be overcome.
Trust: Having a hired companion may enable you to feel more comfortable in sharing your feelings, venting frustrations and discussing topics of interest. SILC companions will work to build a friendship based on mutual trust and respect and serve as additional support when needed. Our hope is that our visits will be something you look forward to and you will take comfort in knowing you have another person in your corner who truly cares and has your best interest in mind.
Health and Wellness
Helping to maintain good health and wellness.
Medication Reminders: SILC Companions will assist you with medication reminders, filling pill boxes and prescription pick-ups.
Exercise: SILC companions will assist with healthy exercise by going on walks, dancing, chair exercise, and many other ways to get you up and get moving.
Appointments: SILC companions are able take you to your doctor's or other scheduled appointments. We are your advocate. By building a relationship with you, our companions will be aware of current medications and any health changes, helping to assist the doctor with an accurate assessment of your current health.
- SILC companion's can video conference a family member via mobile device during the appointment, take notes and be a second set of ears to help get questions answered and keep track of important Information.
Personal Care: We will assist you with maintaining your personal appearance (hair brushing/washing or styling), basic nail care, or taking you to a professional for nail and hair appointments.
Helping to keep your home safe, clean and organized.
Light Housekeeping: SILC Companions will assist you in keeping your living space safe and clean such as: vacuuming, dusting, washing dishes, wiping counters and bathrooms, removing expired food items, taking out the trash, laundry and changing bed sheets and bath towels.
Laundry: We can help you to wash, dry, fold and put away your clothes, towels and sheets.
Social activities keep you sharp, engaged and in a positive mood.
Social Stimulation: SILC Companions will be creative in activities and ways to keep you socially and mentally stimulated. We will get you there and keep you involved in your community.
- visiting senior centers, museums, day trips, nurseries, club meetings, bingo and more!
Mental Stimulation: SILC Companions will play games, read books, discuss world news and hot topics, reminisce about your past, help you to live in the present and plan for the future.
Travel: SILC Companions can accompany you on trips to visit family or other destinations you have in mind (additional fees apply).
Grocery shopping or cooking to fit your dietary needs.
Meal Preparation: SILC Companions can shop for groceries to keep your cabinets stocked or get the ingredients to help prepare your favorite meal. If facing any dietary restrictions, we will work to make sure you have what is needed for a healthy diet. Meals can be prepared for the day or week, ensuring you have healthy items to choose from.
Taking you where you need to go, when you need to get there
Transportation: SILC Companions provide safe transportation to anywhere needed; the store, hair appointments, doctor’s appointments, social visits and outings, lunch, movies and more. All SILC employees have safe driving records and are insured by SILC.
Helping you to check off your To-Do list
Errands: SILC Companions are here to help with dropping off, picking up, scheduling appointments and/or arranging travel.
Grocery Shopping: SILC Companions have time and patience and can assist you in picking healthy food items and checking off items on that grocery list.
Pets: Need a little assistance with your pet? SILC Companions can help feed, take for walks, give meds and assist with veterinarian appointments.
Shopping: SILC Companions can help with in-store or online shopping for you or that special person in your life.
Scheduling: We understand how frustrating it can be to call and schedule your doctor and personal care appointments. SILC Companions can assist you with scheduling and keeping you on track for dates and times and even better, get you there.
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