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Home Instead Senior Care
Toronto - East

The world's trusted source of companionship and home care for seniors.

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Why Home Instead Senior Care Toronto

Experience the Difference in Beach, East York, Southwest Scarborough

We encourage you to use this elder care checklist as you evaluate our trusted home care services and those of other organizations in Beach, East York, Southwest Scarborough. As you review this list, we think you'll come to see the advantages the Home Instead Senior Care network has over other senior care providers. If you have questions about any of our qualifications, please contact us today.

Trusted by clients and the community
For more than a decade, Home Instead Senior Care has been a reliable source of home care for individuals and families. We are referred by thousands of health care, medical and social services organizations throughout North America.  
Experienced, reliable elder care company
Home Instead Senior Care provides millions of hours of home care service every year through a trained CAREGiver network.

The world leader in senior care services
You can find a local office near you in more than 800 locations across North America and the world.

Locally owned and operated
Not a registry or independent contractor, Home Instead Senior Care is a network of locally owned and operated offices providing trusted elder care services. Each office has a home care staff and CAREGivers who are engaged in your community and know the resources that are available in Beach, East York, Southwest Scarborough.

Reliable, dependable service and support
Whether you desire a little extra help with meal preparation, light housekeeping or simply need an escort to your doctor, the grocery store or the mall, Home Instead CAREGivers are willing and able to serve you.  

Experienced CAREGivers
Three out of four CAREGivers have experience in caring for an older family member; half have cared for older friends, and one-third have cared for both older relatives and friends.  

Compatible CAREGivers
We get to know you and your needs and desires before a CAREGiver arrives at your door. The information we gather allows us to determine a compatible match with your CAREGiver. You'll also receive a personal introduction to your CAREGiver to ensure the relationship begins positively.  

Thorough pre-employment screening
The Beach, East York, Southwest Scarborough CAREGivers are fully bonded and insured, and undergo a detailed screening process, including reference checks and a thorough criminal background check.  

Quality control program
To ensure the client/CAREGiver relationship meets expectations, we also conduct quality assurance visits.  

Ongoing communication and documentation
Each Home Instead Senior Care client receives a journal, where they, their family members and their CAREGiver maintain a daily diary of activities.  

Responsive staff
The Beach, East York, Southwest Scarborough office staff is accessible 24 hours-a-day, every day of the year to respond to schedule changes, arrange service, communicate with CAREGivers and more.  

Comprehensive employee training program
Home Instead CAREGivers are required to complete a multi-phase, elder care training program that enables them to respond to unique situations.  

Free consultation
To help your family better understand these trusted, affordable, home care services, you can request a free, no-obligation consultation. Let us help you live the life you want. Contact our team today or send us a home care service inquiry form.

Companionship Services

  • Offer elderly companionship
    and conversation
  • Provide respite care
  • Monitor diet and eating
  • Check food expirations
  • Assist with evening and tuck-in
  • Aid with morning and wake-up
  • Arrange appointments
  • Provide medication reminders
  • Aid with reading
  • Assist with walking
  • Write letters and correspondence
  • Organize mail
  • Stimulate mental awareness
  • Assist with entertaining
  • Answer the door
  • Reminisce about the past
  • Assist with clothing selection
  • Care for houseplants
  • Provide reminders for appointments
  • Discuss current and historical events
  • Participate in crafts
  • Play games and cards
  • Supervise home maintenance
  • Record and arrange recipes
  • Oversee home deliveries
  • Prepare grocery lists
  • Clip coupons for shopping
  • Monitor TV usage
  • Mail bills and letters
  • Buy magazines, papers and books
  • Rent and play movies
  • Plan visits, outings and trips
  • Visit neighbors and friends
  • Read religious materials
  • Maintain calendar
  • Maintain family scrapbook
  • Record family history

Home Helper Services

  • Provide Alzheimer's Care
  • Assist with laundry and ironing
  • Take out garbage
  • Change linens
  • Plan, prepare and clean up meals
  • Make beds
  • Dust furniture
  • Drop off and pick up dry cleaning
  • Pick up prescriptions
  • Organize and clean closets
  • Assist with pet care
  • Shop for groceries and supplies  
  • Prepare future meals
  • Escort to appointments
  • Accompany to lunch or dinner
  • Escort for shopping and errands
  • Attend plays and concerts
  • Escort to religious services
  • Attend club meetings and sporting events
  • Aid with airport tasks

Personal Services

Assistance with:
  • Eating
  • Grooming
  • Dressing
  • Bathing
  • Incontinence
  • Cognitive impairment
  • Mobility
  • Medication reminders
Services may vary by individual Home Instead Senior Care franchise office location.