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Meet Senior Home Companions of Central Indiana

Are you looking for care for your aging loved one? Look no further than Senior Home Companions, based in Indianapolis and providing care to Hoosiers throughout Central Indiana. We know that each senior client and their family situation is unique, and we strive to provide individualized care that fits your needs. Learn a bit more […]

Caregiver Appreciation Month: How to Celebrate the Caregivers in Your Life

November is Caregiver Appreciation Month. We appreciate all of our Senior Home Companion caregivers who selflessly help families assist loved ones day after day. A week of “Caregiver Appreciation” has gained awareness since the mid-90s, but in 2012, Caregiver Appreciation Month was declared as, “ … a time to reflect on the compassion and dedication […]

Caring for Someone After a Heart Attack

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When a loved one experiences a heart attack, it can become an eye opening and challenging time for any family member or friend. Generally, after a heart attack is suffered, it becomes an adjustment period for everyone involved. The first step to recover is realizing that the pathway back from a heart attack is a […]

7 Points to Maintain a Healthy Heart

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February is American Heart Month and it’s time to celebrate your heart. The American Heart Association says that as our bodies age, we become more vulnerable to the risk of heart disease and all cardiovascular diseases. Take healthy steps to maintain a strong heart this month and beyond by developing a few healthy habits that […]

Exercise Tips to Keep Your Heart Healthy

Exercising throughout your life is a cornerstone to maintaining a strong body and heart. As you age it can be a challenge to keep up the same exercise tempo you did at a younger age. While it is important to exercise at every stage of life, it becomes increasingly crucial to exercise as you age. […]

CAREGIVER TRAINING: SAFE TRANSFERS

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From Point A to B, Safe Transfers Safely assisting clients with transfers is often one of the greatest priorities for SHC caregivers.  As SHC is always looking for ways to develop our team we had SHC caregivers attend a Safe transfer training program. The session was presented by David Byrd, a local Director of Wellness […]

SHC Kids go to Springhill Camp

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SHC Loves Summer Camp! With activities such as rock climbing, canoeing, and zip-lining what’s not to love? We think a week at camp is a great way for kids to develop vital life skills, so we reached out to our caregivers and sent a group of SHC kids to the Spring Hill camp of their […]