Touching Hearts at Home Specific Services

 

Companionship:

  • Friendly conversation
  • Discuss current or historical events
  • Play games, cards, or other mind stimulating activities
  • Help with hobbies or crafts
  • Rent and play videos/DVD
  • Read and discuss books, papers, and magazines

Personal Care:

  • Assist with bathing
  • Toileting
  • Transfers
  • PT exercises & follow-up

Personal:

  • Answer door and telephone
  • Bring in and sort mail
  • Letter writing and other correspondence
  • Assist with walking and exercises
  • Birthday and anniversary reminders
  • Assist with gardening
  • Assist in decision making
  • Arrange family photos

Meal Preparation:

  • Meal planning, preparation and clean-up
  • Monitoring diet and eating
  • Record and arrange recipes
  • Grocery shopping
  • Monitor food expirations
  • Clip coupons for shopping

Household Chores:

  • Light housekeeping
  • Washing and arranging dishes
  • Taking out garbage
  • Change and wash linens
  • Ironing laundry
  • Change beds
  • Dust furniture
  • Organize and clean closets/cupboards
  • Sweep and wash floor
  • Clean kitchen appliances
  • Sewing or mending assistance
  • Care for house plants