Companionship and Support in

East Lancashire

and Ribble Valley

Providing a trusted, friendly face to share interests with.

Companion care services from Right at Home East Lancashire and Ribble Valley

  • Companionship and support wherever you feel most comfortable

  • Friendly companionship services

  • Highly-rated homecare across East Lancashire and Ribble Valley

Contact Right at Home East Lancashire and Ribble Valley 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.

At Right at Home East Lancashire and Ribble Valley, we recognise 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 East Lancashire and Ribble Valley always aim to put a smile on someone’s face.   

Here’s just one great review of our companion care services in East Lancashire and Ribble Valley:

Since Right at Home East Lancashire & Ribble Valley started to care for my requirements, I have been struck by all involved at the exceptional level of care, understanding and compassion. I wish to pass on my sincere appreciation to all staff. Thank you.”

Paul K (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 East Lancashire and Ribble Valley, including a visit to Blackburn Cathedral or a stroll around Wilton Country Park.

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.

Most importantly, 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 in East Lancashire and Ribble Valley, just like yours, trust and rely on Right at Home to provide companionship to their loved ones. Whether it’s accompaniment to the local shops or to meet a friend for a coffee, we provide bespoke support for every Client. 

Our East Lancashire and Ribble Valley-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 share interests and enjoy hobbies with.

Our companionship services are available across East Lancashire and Ribble Valley and they include:

  • Social interaction in the community
  • Respite for family CareGivers
  • Company whilst doing hobbies
  • 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 East Lancashire and Ribble Valley is a trip to Clitheroe Castle Museum and grounds.

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

Get in touch with our team in East Lancashire and Ribble Valley to discuss your needs or those of a family member.

FAQs about our companionship care services in East Lancashire and Ribble Valley

What is companionship care?

Companionship is defined as the company of another person who you enjoy spending time with. Our companion care services in East Lancashire and Ribble Valley may involve support with regular activities in the community, such as taking a shopping trip to Boundary Mill or attending a concert or theatre event at King George’s Hall.

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

What does a companion for the elderly do?
Our East Lancashire and Ribble Valley-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 health. 

Contact our East Lancashire and Ribble Valley 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 East Lancashire and Ribble Valley?
Our highly-trained CareGivers in East Lancashire and Ribble Valley 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 East Lancashire and Ribble Valley 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 East Lancashire and Ribble Valley-based team to discuss the level of care you require. 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 East Lancashire and Ribble Valley office on 01254 658899.

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Office: 01254 658899

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Right at Home East Lancashire and Ribble Valley

Office Address:
15 Whalley Road
Wilpshire
Blackburn
Lancashire
BB1 9LQ


Registered Number 7721267

Office Opening Hours

09.00 - 17.00 Mon - Fri