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Providing Companion Care to West Suburban Boston and the Areas of Needham, Newton and Wellesley

At FirstLight Home Care of West Suburban Boston, we provide companion care that provides emotional and household support. A home care companion in the West Suburban Boston, Needham, Newton and Wellesley areas, can help keep older adults company with conversation while also assisting with tasks like grocery shopping, meal preparation, laundry, cleaning, organizing mail and bills, taking medications on time and getting around town—whether it be for errands or social events. With FirstLight’s companion home care services, you can ensure that older adults don’t feel alone and have help at home.

Conversation Company

Conversation and Company

Having a visitor can make all the difference in the world. A caregiver can provide senior care companionship by sharing a conversation, providing friendship and helping older adults stay socially connected to family, friends and their community.

Basic Household Tasks

Basic Household Tasks

It can be difficult for older adults to keep up with cleaning and organizing their home. Companion care services make basic household tasks easier, as caregivers are able to assist with light cleaning, laundry, organizing bills, sorting mail and keeping track of important paperwork.

Grocery Shoppers

Grocery Shopping and Meal Preparation

Nutrition is the foundation of overall health and wellness, yet some seniors fail to eat a proper diet. FirstLight caregivers often manage grocery shopping and preparing meals that provide sufficient nutrition in addition to companionship that adds joy and comfort to someone’s day.

Transportation Assistance

Transportation Assistance

Picking up groceries, prescriptions or dry cleaning are common needs of those trying to maintain their independence at home. Our caregivers provide transportation that helps clients run errands, get to appointments on time and attend social events in the local community.

Medication Reminders

Medication Reminders

Taking medicine as prescribed is essential. Companion care includes regular reminders that ensure medications are taken properly and on time.

We Do More

Bill needs the support of a trusted companion for a once-in-a-lifetime road trip. In addition to practical help with daily activities, caregivers like Crystal provide companionship and friendship along the way.

Bill & Crystal
Shared in the joys of a road trip adventure
Planned a pitstop to see military planes
Bonded over a love of photography
Making fond memories with Bill that last a lifetime

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