companionship service

companionship service

(kŭm-păn′yĭn-shĭp)
The provision of personal home-based protection, assistance, and company for those who cannot or do not frequently leave their residences. Companionship services include conversation, reading aloud, or running light errands and are most often provided to the aged or infirm.
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Dan Carden MP said: "I was so impressed when I heard about the end-of-life companionship service at Aintree.
The carers also provide a companionship service and are matched with clients based on shared interests and experience.
She offers trips to the doctors, hairdressers and shops - even taking a client's pet to the vet - and a companionship service to help users with shopping and other tasks.
Based in Yarm Road, 3Scoreyears&10 CIC can provide a level of companionship service to suit any individual.
The Pomeranian pooch is seeking a playmate with Cold Nose...Warm Heart, Britain's first canine companionship service.
When interviewed by police in 2014, he said he ran a "companionship service" and never suspected the girls had sex with clients.
A companionship service is also available for customers finding it difficult to leave the house alone.
Sharon Bird from West Derby is adding her voice to NHS Merseyside's Action on Cancer Campaign, having spent the past six years helping to refurbish relatives' rooms in Aintree University Hospital in Fazakerley and setting up a companionship service where volunteers take time to sit and talk with patients in hospital who are at the end stages of their life.
Managing director Jatinder Sahota said: "As well as providing care and companionship services to people living in their own homes, Bluebird Care is passionate about supporting community projects and initiatives.
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It's encouraging to see how the proposed center will provide health, nutrition and companionship services to our elders while at the same time providing a new venue for activities for the area's children and youth.
The non-health home care services segment includes personal hygiene care and companionship services. Personal hygiene segment further includes cooking and housekeeping, grocery shopping, and bathing and grooming assistance.