Companion Home Care Attends Carilion Clinic 2018 Provider Fair

Companion Home Care Attends Carilion Clinic 2018 Provider Fair

Michelle Belton, CDP, CAEd, and owner of Companion Home Care Inc, recently attended the annual Carilion Clinic 2018 Provider Fair. The event brings local health services providers and nonprofits together to network, exchange ideas, and educate people on their services.

A Caregiver's Tribute to Mr. Charlie Lemon

A Caregiver's Tribute to Mr. Charlie Lemon

My home care client, Christopher, lost his father, Charlie, a few months ago, and since then a lot has changed. For Christopher, change isn’t always the easiest to cope with. Thank goodness he has a good team & family to help him through it. We also took care of Charlie until his passing. My client hasn't said much about his feelings since.

What a Girl on a Horse Taught Me About Adults with Disabilities

What a Girl on a Horse Taught Me About Adults with Disabilities

I looked around at the other clients of the program. Of course, I am searching for those that are, "worse off" in abilities and trying to assuage my hesitancy about this situation. I see a very young lady, possibly middle to late teens, controlling her motorized wheelchair over into the mounting area near a horse. She's very slight of build with long braids. I can hear her bantering in a small but excited voice with the therapy instructors.

Companion Home Care Attends US Navy Band Concert in Downtown Roanoke, VA

Companion Home Care Attends US Navy Band Concert in Downtown Roanoke, VA

"Pattrick and I had a blast at the concert. I encourage our caregivers to take our home care clients on fun outings like this. Aging and/or living with a disability does not have to be boring," said Belton, who is a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP), and Certified Alzheimer Educator (CAEd).

Reviews from Actual Companion Home Care Inc Clients and Their Families

Reviews from Actual Companion Home Care Inc Clients and Their Families

At Companion Home Care, we strive to provide a better class of Companion for a better quality of life. We do this by carefully screening our applicants, hiring the best caregivers, paying above-average wages, conducting extensive background checks, and training our caregivers in home care best practices. But don't take our word for it, read some of the following reviews from actual Companion Home Care clients.

5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Roanoke, VA Home Care Provider

5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Roanoke, VA Home Care Provider

There are many factors to consider when choosing the best home health care provider, even leading to information overload and undue stress on the family. We have listed a few important questions to consider before you decide on a home care company for your Mom or Dad.

Now Hiring: Home Care Companions for Elderly and Disabled Adults

Now Hiring: Home Care Companions for Elderly and Disabled Adults

Companions are needed for elderly and disabled young and older clients. Companion's duties include meal preparation, housekeeping, shopping, activities, appointments, transportation and good reliable help for our clients' daily living. We are looking for responsible persons able to work unattended with a good nature, personality, excellent background and good work ethic is a must.

Michelle Belton Joins Host Brandon Charles on 96.7 WERA Radio Show "Breaking Boundaries"

Michelle Belton Joins Host Brandon Charles on 96.7 WERA Radio Show "Breaking Boundaries"

Brandon Charles is the host of the radio show "Breaking Boundaries", where Charles and his guests discuss disability issues and how people are overcoming these challenges and thriving in modern society despite them.

Roanoke Spotlight: Historic Fire Station No. 1

Roanoke Spotlight: Historic Fire Station No. 1

The historic Fire Station No. 1 building still standing today at 13 Church Ave SE in downtown Roanoke was built in 1907. Modeled after Philadelphia's Independence Hall, Fire Station No. 1 is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and served as one of Virginia's longest continuously operating fire stations until its replacement began operating in 2007.