Benefits of Non-Medical Senior Home Care

Downloadable Tools and Tips:

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Models of Care: Describes the differences between private duty home care, private duty/private pay services, nursing registries/healthcare registries, Medicare home health, certified home health agencies, home health care, hospice care, and Medicaid home/community based care

Home Care Checklist: Questions to ask when seeking home care

Care Decisions: How to determine the level of care your loved one needs

Web Resources:

Click the links below to access resource Web sites to find out more about Benefits of Home Care.

Visiting Angels NJ also provides in-home assessments that will assist in determining the level of care needed. Call us at 609-883-8188 or email us at to schedule a convenient time for us to visit your home.


Find An In-Home Care Provider in Your Area
Visit for a list of home care providers in your area. While you’re there, check out Visiting Angels’ home care reviews for Mercer County and Burlington County, NJ.

Home Care Services
Learn about various home care services to help you figure out the best available options for your situation.

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
Educational and informative descriptions in regard to Activities of Daily Living.

Tips from the National Institute on Aging
“There’s No Place Like Home–For Growing Old” offers helpful advice for seniors who wish to stay in their own homes and receive care.

Choosing In-Home Care Assistance
Use these helpful suggestions from ElderCare Online for identifying the best in-home care assistance to meet your needs.

Basic Statistics About Home Care
This informative PDF from the National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) provides a basic overview of the home care industry across the nation.

How to Choose a Home Care Provider
Educational guide from National Association of Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) that offers helpful information on reimbursed in-home care services, specifically coverage under Medicare.

Hiring Private Duty Home Care Workers: Why Work Through an Agency?
Informative article details the pros of using an agency for private duty home care services.