What it is
An online marketplace to find help with senior care including home care individuals, home care agencies and senior housing.
- Find Home Care Individuals: Care.com helps in finding home care individuals for your loved one based on her needs and preferences. The caregivers can provide hands-on care, companion care, live-in home care and respite care.
- Caregiving Tasks: You can find caregivers who can provide help with a variety of caregiving services such as feeding, bathing/dressing, companionship, meal prep, transportation, errands/shopping, light housekeeping, and medication management.
- Find Other Care Providers: Care.com also helps in finding home care agencies and senior housing facilities for your loved one.
How it Works
Follow Care.com’s instructions here.
Membership fee: $13/month for 12-month, $19/month for 3-month and $39/month for 1-month membership to contact caregivers, access background check options and references.
Caregiver rate: $15 or more per hour depending on caregiving responsibilities.
Where to Get it
Get started by enrolling yourself as a care seeker on Care.com’s website or from the phone apps.