Companionship and befriending

At Home Instead Senior Care we recognise the importance of maintaining interests and hobbies as part of promoting independence and dignity for our clients. Our CAREGivers are able to provide support as a companion, with many becoming trusted friends. Below are just some examples of the nice things we do with our clients:

  • Offer companionship and conversation
  • Arrange appointments / help with travel arrangement
  • Stimulate mental awareness
  • Escort to appointments
  • Assist with clothing selection
  • Assist with entertaining
  • Help with reading
  • Participate in hobbies and crafts
  • Monitor diet and eating
  • Buy magazines, papers and books
  • Rent and play films
  • Plan visits, outings and trip
  • Visit neighbours and friends
  • Accompany to lunch or dinner
  • Attend plays or concerts
  • Attend club meetings and sporting events
  • Record family history
  • Discuss current / historical events
  • Reminisce about the past


 If you have any questions about our service please do not hesitate to contact the team on 01253 359166 or email