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.
Duties if 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.
To register for Adult Care/Companion services please complete the online registration/application. Once the application is submitted a representative from Family Helpers will contact you to discuss your needs in more detail. Companions earn $20-$25 per hour and the agency placement fee for this service is 12% of the companions first year annualized gross compensation (minimum $1,200), for regular part time or full time help.
Family Helpers is able to provide occasional, as-need companion help. There is a daily fee for occasional help.