Benefits of Owning Pets

Senior woman with her dog

Research continues to confirm the health benefits of animal companions. Spending time with pets has been shown to reduce stress, improve mood, and lower the perception of pain.

Seniors with health and mobility challenges may need help living independently. In-home care helps them remain safe at home—and did you know that Right at Home caregivers also can help clients keep their beloved pets?

To read some heartwarming stories about Right at Home clients and their furry friends, visit the Right at Home blog, where you will always find the latest information on healthy aging, family caregiving and in-home care.

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Right at Home, Inc. is a national organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for those we serve. We fulfill that mission through a dedicated network of locally owned providers of in home care services.