Tips for Introducing Home Care to Parents

providing Home Care to Parents

Home Care, Having That Discussion: If you’re finding yourself at an impasse when discussing the need for home care with your elderly parents, Senior Home Companions offers these tips for help. Listen, consider, and validate your parents’ perspective. Emotions can run high when it comes to the thought of bringing in someone for help. Keep this […]

Craft at Indy Area Senior Communities

SHC Staff at Barrington of Carmel

SHC Staff Engages Indy Area Senior Communities In July, SHC staff members began holding bi-monthly craft sessions for residents of several Indianapolis area communities. The initiative is led by SHC’s Outreach Coordinator, Holly Conway-Eaton in partnership with the facilities’ activity director. Most recently, Holly was joined by Care-Coordinator, Sally Pearson and Client Coordinator Angela Eckholm […]

Rock Steady Boxing… Fighting Back Against Parkinson’s Disease

RSB Fighting Parkinson’s

Helping Make SHC’s Great Senior Care even better! On July 8, Kristi Rose Follmar, CPT, program director and head coach at Rock Steady Boxing, came to speak with SHC caregivers about the benefits of a non-contact, boxing-based curriculum for individuals suffering from Parkinson’s disease. Studies have shown that such a regiment can significantly improve affected […]