Companionship and Support

in Alton and Bordon

Providing a trusted, friendly face to share interests with.

Companion care services from Right at Home Alton and Bordon

  • Companionship and support in the comfort of your home

  • Friendly companionship services

  • Highly-rated homecare across Alton and Bordon

Contact Right at Home Alton and Bordon to discuss the benefits of companionship.

Why is companionship important?

Companionship can have huge benefits to the mental and physical health and wellbeing of a person. Social interaction can be an important factor in preventing isolation and loneliness in the elderly.

Here at Right at Home Alton and Bordon, we understand the value of having a friendly and trusted visitor to talk to. Our homecare support team go beyond helping with daily activities. When it comes to companionship, our Carers in Alton and Bordon always aim to put a smile on someone’s face.   

Here’s just one great review of our companion care services in Alton and Bordon:

“Right at Home Alton & Bordon staff are a perfect combination of professionalism and friendliness, always happy to help out with small tasks, assist with shopping, medication and paperwork but, most importantly, they provide invaluable and genuine companionship. My aunt always speaks highly of each and every Carer who visits her.”

Oliver J (Nephew of Client)

What are the benefits of companionship and support?

Companionship can allow you to regain or enable your independence by getting out in the community and boosting your self-esteem. 

Our Clients love to experience community life in Alton and Bordon, including taking a trip back in time, travelling by steam train on the Watercress Line from Alton.

Our CareGivers are available to support however and whenever they are needed. Companion care can help you take the first steps towards meeting new people, rediscovering old hobbies or taking up new interests.

Above all, we aim to match our CareGivers and Clients so they share interests and personality traits. This way, both can benefit from a genuine friendship, built on trust and mutual understanding. 

You’ve got a friend in us…

What do our companion care services include?

Families just like yours, trust and rely on Right at Home Alton and Bordon to provide companionship to their loved ones. Whether it’s accompaniment to the local shops or to meet a friend for lunch, we provide bespoke support for every Client. 

Our Alton and Bordon-based team of private companions for elderly and young people primarily offer much needed friendship and rapport. We can also help with routine household tasks that may have become difficult. Or we can simply be there as a friend to enjoy hobbies and share interests with.

Our companionship services are available across Alton and Bordon and they include:

  • Company whilst doing hobbies
  • Social interaction in the community
  • Respite for family CareGivers
  • Food preparation
  • Light housekeeping
  • Emotional support
  • Being there as a friend to listen and talk to
  • Support on a day trip or even further afield
  • Help with everyday tasks, like shopping for food or clothes
  • Support with using public transport and escorting on journeys

A popular activity with our Clients in Alton and Bordon is a trip to see the fine arts at Allen Gallery or exploring the local history at the Curtis Museum

Ease the feeling of loneliness and share your time with a trusted, familiar and friendly face. At Right at Home Alton and Bordon, we offer person-centred and engaging companionship and support.

Speak to our team in Alton and Bordon to discuss your needs or those of a family member.

FAQs about our companionship care services in Alton and Bordon

What is companionship care?
Companionship is defined as the company of another person who you enjoy spending time with. Our companion care services in Alton and Bordon may involve support with regular activities in the community, such as a stroll around Gilbert White’s House to admire the gardens and have an afternoon in the tea room. 

Companionship also comes in the form of a regular visit for a cup of tea and a chat. Our support services are available across Alton and Bordon and are designed to ease the feeling of loneliness with a trusted, friendly face.

What does a companion for the elderly do?
Our Alton and Bordon-based companions are not just available for elderly support. We support adults of any age with everyday tasks and daily activities. Our approach to companion care enables continued independence and supports wellbeing. 

Most of all, our CareGivers are there to listen. Private companion services can prevent feelings of isolation and loneliness, which can have a big impact on a person’s mental and physical health. 

Contact our Alton and Bordon homecare team to learn more about our services.

What is the difference between a companion and a CareGiver?
Our expert CareGivers provide specific services, such as personal care, specialist care, and support for elderly people. 

Care companions are often able to provide these services, but their primary purpose is to support Clients with day-to-day activities, whilst spending time with a trusted friend. 

Do you offer companionship live-in care in/near Alton and Bordon?
Our highly-trained CareGivers in Alton and Bordon are carefully matched to your requirements, to ensure our service meets your needs and preferences. With live-in care, Clients benefit from having a trusted CareGiver and companion living with them in the familiar surroundings of their own home. 

Explore the live-in care services that we offer across Alton and Bordon to learn more about the type of care that might suit you and your family.

What does companion care cost?
The cost of our companion care will depend on the needs of each Client. We calculate costs based on the number of hours of care provided each week. 

Please contact our Alton and Bordon-based team to discuss the level of care you require so we can then provide an accurate cost of care.

If you have any further questions about our companion care and elderly support, or to discuss your specific needs in more detail, please contact our Alton and Bordon office on 01420 481716

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Office: 01420 481716

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Right at Home Alton and Bordon

Office Address:
Upper Bungalow
Kildare Road
Bordon
GU35 0HL


Registered Number 8004923

Office Opening Hours

8.30 - 5.30 Mon - Fri