Established in 1994, Home Instead Senior Care is one of the largest agencies that provides home care and companionship services for senior citizens in the world. The agency maintains a network of more than 800 franchise offices throughout the United States, Canada, Switzerland, Germany, South Korea and New Zealand. It serves clients in assisted living facilities and nursing homes. The agency provides assistance with meal preparation, light housekeeping, medication management and shopping. Home Instead Senior Care employs a staff of over 50,000 people. The agency also offers memory support programs for individuals with Alzheimer s disease. It provides respite care and laundry assistance services. The agency offers opportunities to participate in several activities, such as outings, parties, card games, and arts and crafts. It works in partnership with The George G. Glenner Alzheimer's Family Centers. The agency operates the Home Instead Senior Care Foundation, which provides financial assistance to nonprofit organizations. Home Instead Senior Care publishes a quarterly e-newsletter, Caring Connections.
The services made a big difference for my mom and her quality of life. She was towards the end, and she couldn't get around by herself and needed medication to manage her pain. The services provided by Home Instead made things a lot easier for her and our family.
The caregivers at Home Instead go above and beyond. Natalyn helped my mother after a knee surgery. She answered our questions and reminded us to change her bandages every so often. She even offered to come after her hours to change it.