Companions & Caregivers
Is an individual who assists the disabled or elderly with daily activities and perform various household tasks and run errands. Duties consist of—helping their clients with daily exercise and mobility, Perform various personal care—such as personal hygiene, dressing, eating, shaving. They also take client to various doctor appointments and social appointments; they assist clients with moving from in and out of bed, cars, wheelchairs, and baths. They also ensure that the resident is properly cleaned and laundry/ironing is completed as needed. They may organize various areas of the household and need to be able to prepare meals following specific dietary needs. They also may play various games with their employer, check vital signs and dispense medication properly, answer and deliver messages and complete all duties pertaining to the elders or disabled well being. They may travel with their client as needed for a specific amount of time. These positions can be either live-in or live-out.
Hiring a Companion
Life is a unique journey full of surprises, eventually leading into a time where you see yourself or a relative, friend, family member struggling with minor and/or major aspects of everyday routines due to the fact of becoming older. Furthermore, this is not easy to see or experience and cannot be overlooked; hence, a companion or caregiver is an excellent solution.
We, Colonial Domestic Agency, understand your concerns with hiring a companion or caregiver. For that reason we conduct an in-depth interview of all our applicants to ensure your companion is trustworthy, loving, caring and experienced in various common medical conditions.
If you feel that you need assistance with daily life or know of someone that does, contact Colonial Domestic Agency today and inquire a list of highly qualified candidates.
If you obtain a minimum of three consecutive years of experience as a companion or caregiver and looking to be an addition to another clients family, Colonial Domestic Agency can help place you at your next position.
Companions or caregivers need to be extremely versatile with their personality and be able to adapt to any environment and/or situation. Possessing additional skills, such as cooking and cleaning is not required but highly recommended. Please send a current resume to Colonial Domestic Agency today.