Caring for a loved one can be very rewarding, but it can also be very taxing on a family. Finding a Professional Caregiver to help share the load helps to keep families sane. Whether you're a family caregiver yourself looking for respite care or you live out of town and need more help, we can help you find a Professional Caregiver who is a perfect fit. 100's of families have already trusted HomeCare.com to find care for their loved one.
What can a Professional Caregiver do? Our Professional Caregivers can provide non-medical assistance to those in need. They will provide companionship for those who cannot remain alone and attend to any personal needs such as dressing or hygiene. They can help cook meals and do light housekeeping so seniors can keep their home in order. Some will also provide transportation to doctor's appointments.
How much do Professional Caregivers charge? At HomeCare.com, care providers set their own wages based on their unique skill sets. In most cities, the average wage is $15 an hour, with more experienced professionals earning slightly more. You will be able to save up to 35% off the cost of home care that an agency would charge. Many families are saving $3,000 or more per year when they use our service.
How do you know that our Professional Caregivers are qualified? HomeCare.com's screening process means that you don't have to worry if a Professional Caregiver is qualified to work with your loved one. 100% of our Professionals are background checked for both criminal and civil violations. We also make sure that everyone meets the requirements for their state. 77% of our caregivers have advanced medical training and you can ask our Care Advisors to only connect you with those people.
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"I found HomeCare.com online after realizing that I needed some help looking after my mother during the week. I really appreciate how they take care of all the paperwork without charging an arm and a leg."
"Our family takes care of my father together, but there are some gaps where none of us can be there. HomeCare.com helped us find a great caregiver who can be there when we can't."