Timesavers Caregiving and Concierge was created by two pals in Bowling Inexperienced who had been navigating take care of their very own ageing mother and father. That search led to a enterprise that has expanded to the Owensboro space, working as a private companies company with a concentrate on versatile and personalised care from 1 to 24 hours at a time.
“The Owensboro neighborhood, with its robust household roots, was an ideal match for a second Timesavers workplace location,” stated Tina Wright, consumer care coordinator. “The demographics right here supported the necessity to serve ageing seniors who wish to keep unbiased at house for so long as attainable.”
Timesavers is positioned in downtown Owensboro at 101 East 2nd Avenue. The enterprise has continued to develop since opening in 2017.
Wright stated the Owensboro location had grown considerably by way of word-of-mouth referrals, calling essentially the most rewarding a part of the job “listening to shoppers inform how a lot they admire the assistance, and watching caregivers grow to be like household to them.”
Becoming a member of the Better Owensboro Chamber of Commerce gave Timesavers the flexibility to plug into the Owensboro neighborhood, Wright stated. Outreach and assist of different senior-focused organizations has been an enormous a part of Timesavers’ mission, she added.
“We volunteer domestically with the Stroll to Finish Alzheimer’s, Hospice Spring Fling, and different nonprofits that assist assist households navigating age points,” she stated. “We facilitate two assist teams per 30 days for caregivers and relations. These are open to all and are at present held on Zoom.”
As for upcoming tasks and occasions, Wright stated she was excited to announce a brand new program — Grace at Residence — which can function as a service-based, check-in method to assist safely ageing at whichever location a senior calls “house.”
“When a liked one isn’t fairly in want of conventional caregiving however may benefit from a check-in, Grace at Residence is a superb ‘first step’ device,” Wright stated, including that this system would permit assistants to go to shoppers to assist with their each day routines, take them on outings and supply wellness checks.
The Grace at Residence program was designed to offer seniors the care they want whereas retaining their independence on the identical time.
Wright expressed gratitude to the Owensboro Chamber and the encouragement she’d acquired from the neighborhood during the last three years.
“We’ve an incredible staff of people who perceive that caregiving is a calling and a occupation,” she stated. “We really feel blessed to be right here to assist households and construct relationships.”