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If you or a loved one wants to age in the comfort of your own home, home care in El Cajon, CA can offer personal assistance in a familiar setting. Whether an older adult needs more basic elderly home care services in El Cajon – like help with housekeeping, cooking, and transportation – or requires medical care, A Place for Mom can help.

Find the best home care agencies in El Cajon to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to El Cajon home hospice care. Personalized home care in El Cajon can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 82 options for accredited home care in El Cajon, CA, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

Home Care near El Cajon, California

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Home Care Assistance San Diego

7521 Fay Avenue, La Jolla, CA 92037

4.4
(8 reviews)

Home Care Assistance, San Diego's leading provider of in-home senior care, provides premier care at home. Founded by a Certified Geriatric Care Manager and PhD Clinical Psychologist, Home Care Assistance rigorously screens and trains caregivers in its exclusive Balanced Care Method™. This Method...

SYNERGY Home Care - La Mesa/East County, CA

7317 El Cajon Boulevard Suite 204A, La Mesa, CA 91942

3.8
(10 reviews)

SYNERGY HomeCare of La Mesa, CA is proud to serve our neighbors in East Central County including La Mesa, Casa de Oro, Del Cerro, Mt. Helix, Santee, Lemon Grove, San Carlos, Allied Gardens, Tierrasanta and other nearby communities. Together we will schedule a time to visit you at home to create a...

Whole Life Home Care

2235 Encinitas Blvd Suite 203, Encinitas, CA 92024

5.0
(2 reviews)

Are you an active senior or do you have a senior in your family who wants to live life to the fullest but isn't quite as steady as they used to be? We can help, by providing a companion to oversee the housekeeping, prepare the meals or escort you to your social activities.A companion can do your...

AccentCare of San Diego

411 Camino Del Rio S, Suite 302, San Diego, CA 92108

3.0
(1 review)

AccentCare is a nationwide leader in post-acute healthcare as well as specialized care management prior or acute episodes. Our wide variety of innovative services range from personal, non-medical care to skilled nursing, rehabilitation, hospice and care management. We serve over 92,000...

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SYNERGY Home Care - Central San Diego, CA

3200 4th Avenue Suite 205, San Diego, CA 92103

(0 review)

SYNERGY HomeCare gives us the chance to bond with our clients, their family caregivers, community organizations and healthcare professionals throughout the San Diego area.One of the main reasons we decided to operate a home care agency was because we enjoy building relationships with people and...

24 Hour Home Care - San Diego

4350 Executive Drive, #205, San Diego, CA 92121

4.4
(38 reviews)

24Hr HomeCare can help you continue a full, active and healthy way of life providing a premier non-medical homecare tailored to your needs. 24Hr HomeCare is an award-winning company that has served local communities since 2008, and all offices are company owned and operated. Our team will go...

Green Tree Home Care - San Diego

9466 Cuyamaca Street, Suite 102, Santee, CA 92071

4.8
(17 reviews)

Green Tree Home Care is a licensed home care company. We believe excellent care starts with amazing Care Providers. Our Care Professionals go through a stringent vetting process. For every 100 potential caregivers we message, we interview two, and hire one. We support clients with three levels...

Assertive Care At Home Inc

8893 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942

4.7
(3 reviews)

AAA Home Care Services - San Diego, CA

1925 Euclid Ave., Suite 103, San Diego, CA 92113

(0 review)

Home Instead Senior Care - San Diego

12396 World Trade Drive, Ste. 102, San Diego, CA 92128

(0 review)

24 Hour Home Care - Carlsbad

5963 La Place Court Suite 114, Carlsbad, CA 92008

(0 review)

Qualicare Family Homecare - Oceanside

2103 South El Camino Real, Ste. #204, Oceanside, CA 92054

(0 review)

JM Care Staffing

156 Avenida Descanso #E, Oceanside, CA 92057

(0 review)

ComForcare Senior Services

2340 Tampa Ave, Ste E, El Cajon, CA 92020

4.5
(1 review)

ComForcare is a premier provider of non-medical, private duty home care services and care oversight for people of all ages.With relationships throughout San Diego County, as well as throughout the nation, ComForcare can efficiently coordinate all your care needs. By communicating directly with...

Visiting Angels - El Cajon

523 Parkway Plaza, El Cajon, CA 92020

4.8
(3 reviews)

Comfort Keepers

1651 East Main Suite 207, El Cajon, CA 92021

4.0
(2 reviews)

We Are Comfort Keepers™ Our Family Is Here To Give Comfort To Your Family. Nothing is more important than helping people to live, independent and dignified lives within the comfort of their own homes. Comfort Keepers has been dedicated to providing the kind of non-medical in-home care that helps...

Age Advantage Home Care

1810 Gillespie Way Suite 207, El Cajon, CA 92020

3.0
(1 review)

Serving Seniors - It is our passion, our life's mission, our honor.  They have spent their lives building the world we enjoy.  They have fought for our freedoms, paved our streets, built our schools, and invented our necessities.  Some brought us into the world and invested everything they had...

BrightStar Care of Escondido and San Marcos

504 West Mission Avenue Suite 206, Escondido, CA 92025

4.2
(7 reviews)

Reach out now for a Complimentary In-Home Assessment. Your loved one deserves care that’s nothing less than extraordinary. At BrightStar Care®, our experienced, trustworthy, and compassionate care professionals provide a full range of services in the comfort and safety of home. From personal care...

ComForcare Home Care San Diego / La Jolla

4901 Morena Blvd #125, San Diego, CA 92117

4.5
(2 reviews)

ComForcare understands that today's busy lifestyles often deprive family members of the time necessary to provide hands on assistance and companionship for their loved ones. Therefore, we want every family we service to have the peace of mind that comes with knowing their loved-ones are safe and...

Home Care Assistance Encinitas

2025 San Elijo Avenue, Cardiff, CA 92007

5.0
(2 reviews)

Home Care Assistance, San Diego North County's leading provider of in-home senior care, provides premier care at home. Founded by a Certified Geriatric Care Manager and PhD Clinical Psychologist, Home Care Assistance rigorously screens and trains caregivers in its exclusive Balanced Care Method™....

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What is home care?

Home care may be the right fit for seniors who want to age in place, but who would benefit from companionship, housekeeping, and help with some activities of daily living (ADLs). Home care is broad and personalized to each senior’s needs. In general, home caregivers may provide:

  • Help with personal care
  • Housekeeping
  • Mobility assistance
  • Laundry
  • Complimentary transportation
  • Nutritious meals
  • Incontinence care and toileting
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El Cajon, California

Home Care

Assistive home care consists of a multitude of services that can be administered in in a home setting This type of care offers a number of services including tracheostomy care, local transportation, and housekeeping. This type of care can provide various medical services such as assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication, retrieving medication from secured storage, and assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability. Most home care providers screen potential clients before admission. This screening might include health problems, skin problems, and ADLs abilities. Additionally, services provided will include meal preparation and companionship. Senior home care may also provide your family member assistance going grocery shopping and doing help with household chores. Finally, intermittent home care can provide your loved one with wellness services like assistance with ambulation and transfers from wheelchair to bed.

Cost of Living

The median monthly rent in El Cajon is around $1,565 and the median price for a house for El Cajon is around $389,263. The rent burden for El Cajon is around 22.7% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of El Cajon, 13.3% have some form of disability, 63.2% participate in the labor force, 23.0% live in poverty, and 6.0% are widows. In El Cajon, 9.1% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. The total population of El Cajon consists of 103,894 people. El Cajon has a population density of 2,769 people per square mile. Based on gender, 49.3% are female and 50.7% are male. The median age of El Cajon is 34 years old. Racially, the population of El Cajon is 6.9% mixed race, 9.9% other or not specified, 3.4% Asian, 72.8% white, 29.2% Hispanic, 0.5% Native American, 0.8% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 5.7% black. In terms of education, 19.1% have a college degree, 28.9% have a high-school diploma, and 5.7% have a graduate degree.

State Information

An overview of California

The quality of life enjoyed by the average California citizen is ranked 19th nation-wide. Additionally, California is ranked 7th by healthcare standards. Residents of California enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 5th in the United States. Out of a national average of 100, California has a cost of living index rating of 139, a grocery index rating of 121, and a housing index rating of 227. There are 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 California residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Santa Monica’s UCLA Medical Center & Orthopedic Hospital.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 37 and 26% of its population being over the age of 55. Thirty-one percent of California residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 23,558 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 62% of California residents voted Democrat and 32% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

During the winter, the average temperature in California drops to around 47F. The average high winter temperature is around 76F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 71F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 116F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34F during the month of June. On average, California has an air quality index rating of around 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 61%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 81%. The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.26 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 2.04 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of California mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in California can include earthquakes (high), floods, and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in California

The state of California has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of California poppy , redwood, California fan palm, and jojoba. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the snakes, the cougars, the whales, or the black bears. The state animal of California is the California grizzly bear.

Frequently asked questions about Home Care agencies in California

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