A companion care professional plays an important role if you want to take a break from the stress involved with caring for a sick or injured loved one. The same type of service can also be enjoyed if you happen to have an elderly loved one under your care. Caregiving is stressful, no doubt. However, it is your duty to ensure that your loved one is well cared for. A caregiving facility or staff can provide the assistance you need so you can attend to your other personal duties or responsibilities.