Golden Years In-Home Care


Considering the Services of a Caregiver?

Adult children who provide care and support for aging parents often find themselves short of time and energy to do it all. Hiring in-home help, when the resources are available, can be a solution.

Whether hiring through a licensed agency or seeking outside help through personal networks of family, friends and co workers, this often being a less expensive option, some basic rules of thumb apply:

While rates for people hired on a private basis are usually negotiable, it is the family’s responsibility to seek references and comply with all IRS regulations regarding deductions for social security and worker’s compensation.