Adult companions are the perfect solution to assist someone that is still living independently, but needs regular care/help. Adult companions are experienced, empathetic individuals that understand the needs of the people they care for. They have a minimum of 2 yrs. of professional experience and they all have a drivers license. To register to hire a companion, please complete the application form by clicking on “Register Today.” A representative will contact you to discuss your position in more detail.
Duties of an Adult Companion
The duties of the Companion may include light housekeeping, meal preparation, and transporting the client to and from appointments. The Companion will also provide quality interaction and general companionship. They will engage in activities such as play games, doing puzzles, taking walks and other things that are of interest to their client.
Our companions are not nurses and are not able to dispense medication, although they may supervise their client taking his/her medication.
Companions typically earn minimum $20 – $25 per hour.
Family Helpers charges a nonrefundable registration fee of $100 due upon submission of the application. This fee will be credited against the total placement fee. The agency placement fee for this service is 12% of the Companion’s first year annualized gross compensation, minimum $1,200.
Family Helpers is able to provide occasional, as-needed companion help if long term help is not needed. There is an agency fee of $35 per day for as-needed help.