Home Care Services

Home care is care that allows a person with special needs to stay in their home. It might be for people who are getting older (aging in place). It could also be for people who are chronically ill, recovering from surgery, or have a disability. Home care services include

  • Personal care, such as help with bathing, washing your hair, or getting dressed
  • Household chores, such as cleaning, yard work, and laundry
  • Cooking for you in your home or delivering meals to you
  • Money management, such as help filling out forms and making sure that your bills are paid on time
  • Health care, such as having a home health aide come to your home or getting care from your provider through telehealth

You can get almost any type of help you want in your home. You have to pay for many of them. But some types of care and community services are free or donated. Sometimes government programs or your health insurance will help cover the cost of certain home care services.

(Read more)

Results 1 - 10 of 3,496 for home care services
  1. Home Care Services (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... chronically ill, recovering from surgery, orhave a disability. Home care services include Personal care, such as help with bathing, ... insurance will help cover the cost of certain home care services. NIH: National Institute on Aging
  2. ... check with the agencies and groups listed below. Home-care services may include: Clinical care from a registered nurse ... Financial help Home repair and modification Housing options Home-care services Joe's House -- www.joeshouse.org helps people with ...
  3. Home Care Services: Questions to Ask (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)  
    Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research ... Choosing a Doctor or Health Care Service/Related Issues ... Choosing a Doctor or Health Care Service ... Home ...
  4. ClinicalTrials.gov: Home Care Services From the National Institutes of Health (National Institutes of Health)  
    Home Care Services/Clinical Trials
  5. National Cancer Institute ... From the National Institutes of Health ... Choosing a Doctor or Health Care Service/Related Issues ... Choosing a Doctor or Health Care ...
  6. Home Health Care (Administration for Community Living)  
    Home Care Services/Start Here
  7. Family Caregiver Alliance ... Caregivers/Related Issues ... Caregivers
  8. MDA Guide for Caregivers (Muscular Dystrophy Association) - PDF  
    Muscular Dystrophy Association ... PDF ... Caregivers/Specifics ... Caregivers ... Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis/Related Issues ... Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  9. Choosing a Doctor or Health Care Service (National Library of Medicine)  
    We all want high-quality health care, but it's hard to know how to choose. There are many things to consider, including What your insurance covers Whether ...
  10. Alzheimer's Caregivers (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... it. There are many different services available, including Home care services Adult day care services Respite services, which provide ... government programs that can provide financial support and services Assisted ... have special memory care units for people with AD Palliative and hospice ...
previous · 1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · 5 · 6 · 7 · 8 · 9 · 10 · next