Now Hiring: Senior Caregiver based in Roanoke, VA or surrounding areas

Now Hiring: Senior Caregiver based in Roanoke, VA or surrounding areas

We are not medical but we are extremely important to the quality of life of our clients. We are looking for "caregiver" personalities. A volunteer background is just as good as CNA experience to us. People with customer service backgrounds are also welcome to apply. Our caregivers are honest, mature, possess a strong work ethic, good judgment skills, patience, understand the frailties of aging, and are able to work unattended. Our job is unbelievably rewarding and personally satisfying. I am happy to train the right person. If you live in the Roanoke, VA area and you "love old people" you will love this job!

Songs go out to give a lift at Ronald McDonald House

Songs go out to give a lift at Ronald McDonald House

During another weekly concert, more residents attended the performance by Michelle Belton and Todd Basham, who sounds similar to Johnny Cash. "I know you like country music," Belton said to a resident who was wearing a West Virginia shirt. He said no and that his girlfriend makes him wear the shirt.

Estate buyers operating illegally, busted by Roanoke business owner

Estate buyers operating illegally, busted by Roanoke business owner

They can thank Michelle Belton for figuring it out. Belton owns Companion Home Care in Roanoke, providing in-home living assistance for seniors. Her worry was that groups like Anderson, Carter and Tira would take advantage of older people like her clients.

Paying for Home Care Using Long-term Care Insurance

Paying for Home Care Using Long-term Care Insurance

Companion Home Care accepts payment via private pay and Long-term Care Insurance. Long-term Care Insurance is insurance that helps pay for the cost of long-term care. Long-term care insurance covers care generally not covered by health insurance, Medicare, or Medicaid. Companion Home Care Inc of Roanoke, VA is a preferred provider of many Long-term Care Insurance (LTC) plans including John Hancock, Ben Franklin, Conseco, Bankers Life, Pennsylvania Life, and others.

The Next Chapter: Michelle L. Belton of Companion Home Care Inc

In 2004, she opened Companion Home Care Inc in a small business incubator. I “decided to narrow my focus from not just ‘non-medical’ help with daily living for seniors to a specialty in understanding dementia and Alzheimer’s.” She is a Certified Dementia Practitioner, “which gives me a group of like-minded individuals belonging to the [national association] to help further my mission in this disease.”