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Family First Home Companions Receives 2017 Best of Home Care® – Provider and Employer of Choice Awards


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December 27, 2017

Islandia, NY – Family First Home Companions announced today that it has received both the 2017 Best of Home Care – Provider of Choice and Employer of Choice Awards from Home Care Pulse. These awards are granted only to the top-ranking home care providers, based on client and caregiver satisfaction scores gathered by Home Care Pulse. Family First Home Companions is now ranked among a small handful of home care providers across the country who have proven their ability to provide an exceptional working experience to employees and the highest quality care to clients.

“We want to congratulate Family First Home Companions on receiving both the Best of Home Care – Provider of Choice Award and the Best of Home Care – Employer of Choice Award,” says Aaron Marcum, CEO, and founder of Home Care Pulse. “Since these awards are based on real, unfiltered feedback from clients and caregivers, Family First Home Companions has proven their dedication to providing a great work environment and solid training to employees, while maintaining their focus on client satisfaction. We are pleased to recognize their dedication to quality professionalism and expertise in home care.”

Best of Home Care providers have contracted with Home Care Pulse to gather feedback from their clients and caregivers via live phone interviews each month. Because Home Care Pulse is an independent company, it is able to collect honest and unbiased feedback. Family First Home Companions has earned the 2017 Best of Home Care – Provider of Choice and Employer of Choice awards in the following satisfaction categories measured by Home Care Pulse: Recommended provider, daily life, work ethic of caregivers, ability of caregivers, communication from provider, client/caregiver compatibility, recommended employment, training received, clear expectations, openness to new ideas, caregiver recognition, and office support staff.
“Receiving these awards is such an honor and a privilege. These awards demonstrate our dedication and commitment to providing excellent in-home care,” says Jennifer Benjamin, owner of Family First Home Companions.
“Our goal at Home Care Pulse is to empower home care businesses to deliver the best home care possible,” says Aaron Marcum, CEO, and founder of Home Care Pulse. “We are happy to recognize Family First Home Companions as a Best of Home Care award-winning provider and celebrate their accomplishments in building a team of happy, qualified caregivers who provide outstanding care for their clients.”


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Jennifer Benjamin

Jennifer Benjamin has a Masters degree in Business Administration, a graduate Certificate in Geriatric Care Management, is a Certified Dementia Practitioner and is co-founder of Family First Home Companions .With a background in human resources and business management she helped to build a company that is founded on professionalism, integrity, compassion and know-how.

Jennifer has specialized training in Alzheimer’s disease through the Long Island Alzheimer’s Association and the Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation.She also volunteered her time with the Alzheimer's Disease Assistance Center of Long Island for 3 years by providing cognitive stimulation to an Alzheimer’s patient group.

Jennifer educates the community about elder care and speaks to caregiver support groups, senior centers, and at professional organizations.Topics include home safety, effective strategies for family caregiving, elder care planning, and awareness about elder abuse.