Companions and Homemakers

Founded 1990 • Angie's List since February 2011

C Rated | 4 Reviews

Description

Companions & Homemakers was founded in 1990 with the goal of helping the elderly remain safe, comfortable and independent in their own homes. A significant part of Companions & Homemakers’ mission involves educating the public at large about the benefits of senior home care for the elderly as well as educating consumers shopping for such services. With ten branch offices located throughout the State of Connecticut, Companions & Homemakers employs over 1,800 caregivers and has provided support for thousands of older adults....

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11/25/2014

Our experience with this organization's administrative staff was not positive. Regional manager was especially caustic in our experience. Recommend against using them.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Homemaker and companion services for 82 year old. Homemakers were sent to the home over the course of several months to provide in-home services.

CATEGORY home elder care

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08/05/2013

They were fantastic in every way. Great, reliable and everyone had a heart of gold!

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Needed help for mom

CATEGORY home elder care

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08/10/2012

They are excellent. I was very happy with them. What they do is they match the people. If you do not like who you get at first then they will try again. They had trouble understanding the first gentleman they gave them because of an accent problem. The next one was very good. He was like part of the family. It really worked out good. Everybody liked him.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
We used Companions and Homemakers for home health care services for my parents five years ago. He came during the day, took them around and did things. He took my mother to the hospital because she needed chemotherapy.

CATEGORY home elder care

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04/19/2012

Several health care providers assigned to cover 24/7.  During this time jewerly was taken as well as money and super market gift cards.  Latches and pad locks had to be put on the bedroom doors to prevent further theft from the rooms.  The company's answer to the problem was to call the police.  With so many different health care providers coming and going there was no way to pin point the time th...

DESCRIPTION OF WORK
Health care for house bound person.

CATEGORY home elder care

Services Offered

Elderly Care, Caretakers, Live-In Companions, Alzheimer's Care Companions, Homemakers, Personal Care Assistants

Services Not Offered

Medical Care

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