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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 […]

Senior Home Companions Team Spotlight | Emily Middleworth

As a Lead Client Coordinator at Senior Home Companions (SHC), Emily Middlesworth enjoys working with our companion caregivers and their clients. She has served in this role for seven months, and has found that the job entails talking to lots of people and making lots of calls! She loves helping others and matching caregivers with […]

Health Risks of Isolation in Elderly

When winter hits, it seems like everyone gets the blues. Science has shown that the decreased sunlight during the winter season can reduce serotonin, affecting mood, as well as melatonin, affecting sleep. The resulting depression is commonly called Seasonal Affective Disorder, or SAD. This disorder can impact the elderly even more, since they are already […]

Indianapolis Senior Care | Home for the Holidays

Caregiver and senior celebrating christmas

With the holidays here, many people are looking forward to getting together to celebrate and visit with loved ones. If you haven’t seen your parents in a while, it may be a good time to look for any signs that they may need a little more help from you or someone like an in-home Indianapolis […]

The Meaning Behind the Job: What Drives Today’s Professional Caregivers?

Caregiving is a special job. Although it can involve ordinary, everyday tasks, it also leads to extraordinary relationships. “It’s about much more than cleaning seniors’ homes and taking them to appointments,” said caregiver Debbie Mortimer. “These amazing clients often just want you to sit and talk with them and take an interest in their past […]

Employee Spotlight: Rae’Jo Fox

Coming up on her 10-year work anniversary with SHC, Rae’Jo left corporate America to fulfill her true calling — caregiving. As SHC Indiana’s operations conductor, she creates efficient workflow processes that ensure extraordinary care and high quality of life for our clients. “There is so much work behind the scenes that goes on at SHC. […]