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House Parties and the Modern 1960s Woman

People always thought Aunt Betty was my mother, and I was delighted to be compared to this fashionable, fun-loving woman. Her career woman's life as a stewardess seemed so sophisticated, with her new house in the new Portland suburb of Bridlemile. Neighborhood house parties were sure to include conversation about the opening of the Music Box Theatre, construction of Memorial Coliseum or the brand new Portland Buckaroos hockey team. We kids hung, entranced, at the top of the stairs listening for every detail, while the adults talked and danced to Bobby Darin and the Everly Brothers in the basement rumpus room.

Golf Lessons and Life Lessons

Overnight visits to Aunt Betty's were always exciting. She belonged to the Portland Golf Club and we felt so grown up, sipping our Shirley Temples and eating shrimp cocktails in the clubhouse. She gave me my first golf lesson and I've been playing ever since. Her encouragement and influence also helped me become the first college grad in the family.

Dealing with Change

Because she's been like a second mom to me, I visit Aunt Betty as often as I can. She's still as vibrant as can be in mind and spirit, but some physical challenges are making daily activities harder for her. It's very important to her to keep her home and her independent outlook, and it breaks my heart that I can't be there every day.

Help Her Remain Independent With Home Instead Senior Care®

When family members or friends aren't able to help the older adults they love, Home Instead CAREGiversSM can. With a network of locations across Portland, and worldwide, Home Instead Senior Care is all about taking care of older family members long-term in the homes they've enjoyed and treasured. We provide a range of services including companionship, meal preparation, light housekeeping, medication reminders, shopping, errands--everything you'd do for your loved one, and more--to give you peace of mind, whether you live several states away or in the next county.

Inspired by a Personal Experience

It was Paul and Lori Hogan's own personal experience caring for their 100-year-old grandmother in her home that inspired them to launch Home Instead Senior Care in 1994. They realized many families had the same need for non-medical in-home care and elder companionship that could help seniors live independently at home. The demand for these important services has been so great, that the company's network now has 800 locally owned franchises across North America and around the globe.

Reliable, Dependable Services Around-the-Clock

Our responsible, experienced CAREGivers are members of the local community, familiar with the resources available in your area of Oregon. Home Instead Senior Care services are available 24/7, every day of the year, including holidays, and are delivered by trusted CAREGivers who are screened, bonded and insured employees--never independent contractors.

Free Consultation. Trusted Advice.

Your Home Instead Senior Care representative can help you decide if our services could assist your loved one in preserving a good quality of life and remaining safely in his or her home. When you request home care a representative will contact you within 24 hours and you'll receive a free, no-obligation personal consultation.

Request your free, no-obligation consultation today by selecting the Portland location nearest you and filling out the Request Home Care inquiry form on their Web site. A representative will call you within 24 hours.

Find your location now on the map below or you can read more about the range of companionship and personal services we provide in Portland.

To learn more or to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation, click on the map location nearest you or choose a location from the list on the right.

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Senior services offered by Home Instead Senior Care include the following and more -- all of which are tailored to meet your needs.

Companionship Services

  • Offer companionship and conversation
    • Discuss current and historical events
    • Reminisce about the past
    • Participate in crafts
    • Play games and cards
    • Aid with reading
    • Stimulate mental awareness
    • Read religious materials
    • Record family history
    • Rent and play movies
    • Maintain family scrapbook
    • Assist with entertaining
  • Provide respite care
  • Plan visits, outings and trips
  • Visit neighbors and friends
  • Maintain calendar
    • Arrange appointments
    • Provide reminders for appointments
  • Monitor diet and eating
    • Prepare grocery lists
    • Clip coupons for shopping
    • Check food expirations
    • Record and arrange recipes
  • Provide medication reminders
  • Assist with Personal Tasks
    • Aid with morning and wake-up
    • Help with clothing selection
    • Assist with evening and tuck-in
  • Assist with walking
  • Monitor TV usage
  • Buy magazines, papers and books
  • Organize mail
  • Mail bills and letters
  • Write letters and correspondence
  • Supervise home maintenance
    • Oversee home deliveries
    • Answer the door
  • Care for houseplants

Home Helper Services

  • Provide Alzheimer's Care
  • Assist with household tasks
    • Help with laundry and ironing
    • Take out garbage
    • Make beds
    • Change linens
    • Dust furniture
    • Organize and clean closets
  • Plan, prepare and clean up meals
    • Shop for groceries and supplies
    • Prepare future meals
  • Help with errands
    • Drop off and pick up dry cleaning
    • Pick up prescriptions
  • Assist with pet care
  • Escort to appointments and events
    • Accompany to lunch or dinner
    • Escort for shopping and errands
    • Attend plays and concerts
    • Escort to religious services
    • Attend club meetings and sporting events
  • Aid with airport tasks

Personal Services Assistance

  • Eating
  • Grooming
  • Dressing
  • Bathing
  • Incontinence
  • Cognitive impairment
  • Mobility
  • Medication reminders

Services vary by location.

Home Instead Senior Care serves the Oregon areas of:

  • Aims
  • Alameda
  • Albina
  • Alder Creek
  • Amboy
  • Ardenwald
  • Arleta
  • Banks
  • Barlow
  • Barton
  • Battin
  • Battle Ground
  • Beaver Creek
  • Beaverton
  • Bissell
  • Bolton
  • Bonneville
  • Bonny Slope
  • Boring
  • Briarwood
  • Bridal Veil
  • Bridlemile
  • Brightwood
  • Brooklyn
  • Brush Prairie
  • Bryant
  • Burlingame
  • Burlington
  • Camas
  • Canby
  • Canemah
  • Capitol Hill
  • Carus
  • Carver
  • Cedar Mill
  • Cedardale
  • Cedarhurst Park
  • Cherryville
  • Clackamas
  • Clackamas Heights
  • Clarkes
  • Colton
  • Concord
  • Cook
  • Corbett
  • Cornelius
  • Cottrell
  • Currinsville
  • Damascus
  • Dodge
  • Dover
  • Dunthorpe
  • Durham
  • Eagle Creek
  • East Portland
  • Eastmoreland
  • Echo Dell
  • Eliott Prairie
  • Elwood
  • Englewood
  • Errol Heights
  • Estacada
  • Fair Oaks
  • Fairview
  • Faloma
  • Faubion
  • Fernwood
  • Firwood
  • Fishers Corner
  • Fishers Landing
  • Folkenberg
  • Forest Grove
  • Garden Home
  • Gaston
  • George
  • Gilbert
  • Gladstone
  • Glen Avon
  • Glen Echo
  • Glencullen
  • Government Camp
  • Green Hills
  • Gresham
  • Hamricks Corner
  • Happy Valley
  • Harmony Point
  • Hazel Dell
  • Hazelwood
  • Highland
  • Hillsboro
  • Hillsdale
  • Hillsview
  • Hockinson
  • Holbrook
  • HollyWood
  • Hoodview
  • Interlachen
  • Irvington
  • Jean
  • Jennings Lodge
  • Johnson City
  • Kelso
  • Kenton
  • King City
  • Kings Heights
  • La Center
  • Ladd Hill
  • Lake Grove
  • Lake Oswego
  • Lakewood
  • Latourell
  • Laurelhurst
  • Lents
  • Liberal
  • Linnton
  • Logan
  • Lone Elder
  • Macksburg
  • Maplewood
  • Marmot
  • Marquam
  • Marquam Hill
  • Maywood Park
  • Milwaukie Heights
  • Milwaukie
  • Molalla
  • Montavilla
  • Mount Hood Village
  • Mountain Air Park
  • Mulino
  • Multnomah
  • Multnomah Village
  • Needy
  • New Era
  • North Plains
  • North Portland
  • Oak Grove
  • Oaklawn
  • Oatfield
  • Old Colton
  • O'Neil Corners
  • Oregon City
  • Orient

  • Palisades
  • Paradise Park
  • Park Place
  • Parkrose
  • Piedmont
  • Pleasant Home
  • Portland Heights
  • Portland
  • Powell Valley
  • Powellhurst
  • Raleigh Hills
  • Redland
  • Rhododendron
  • Ridgefield
  • Riverdale
  • Rivergrove
  • Riverwood
  • Robinwood
  • Rockwood
  • Rosemont
  • Rosewood
  • Rural Dell
  • Russellville
  • Saint Johns
  • Salmon Creek
  • Sandy
  • Sellwood
  • Shadowood
  • Shady Dell
  • Sherwood
  • Skyline
  • South Lake Oswego
  • Springdale
  • Springwater
  • Stafford
  • Sunnyside
  • Sunset
  • Sylvan
  • Terwilliger
  • Three Lynx
  • Tigard
  • Timber Grove
  • Tracy
  • Troutdale
  • Tualatin
  • Twelvemile Corner
  • Union Mills
  • University Park
  • Upper Highlands
  • Vancouver
  • Vermont Hills
  • Villa Ridge
  • Viola
  • Warrendale
  • Washougal
  • Waverly Heights
  • Welches
  • Wemme
  • West Linn
  • West Portland
  • West Portland Park
  • West Slope
  • Westlake
  • Westmoreland
  • Whitewood Court
  • Wildwood
  • Wilhoit
  • Willamette
  • Willamette Heights
  • Wilsonville
  • Wood Village
  • Woodstock
  • Yacolt
  • Yoder
  • Zigzag

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