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Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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Find the Right Home Care near Whittier, CA

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

Find the best home care agencies in Whittier to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to Whittier home hospice care. Personalized home care in Whittier can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 441 options for accredited home care in Whittier, CA, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

We are also serving Home Care in surrounding neighborhoods like East La Mirada, East Whittier City, and Uptown Whittier. You may also consider nearby communities such as Anaheim, Arcadia or Beverly Hills.

Home Care Facilities near Whittier, CA

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Premier Senior Care - Southern CA

100 W Broadway, #3000, Long Beach, CA 90802

4.0
(48 reviews)

Premier Senior Care is the leading in home senior care provider in California, specializing in Alzheimer's & Dementia Care. It is an established and respected senior care provider offering senior home care, personal care, respite care and companion care. Our experienced and loving caregivers are...

24 Hour Home Care - Torrance

21311 Hawthorne Blvd, Ste 101, Torrance, CA 90503

4.4
(27 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...

Ativa Home Care - Newport Beach

4667 MacArthur Blvd, Suite 340, Newport Beach, CA 92660

4.4
(25 reviews)

Ativa is a home care agency that provides quality home care services to you or your loved ones. We offer personalized care with consistency and reliability. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Ativa Home Care provides all level of services, from non-hands on to personal care for...

AccentCare of Riverside

6840 Indiana Avenue Suite 100, Riverside, CA 92506

4.4
(5 reviews)

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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BlueSea Care Services

209 1/2 Main Street, Seal Beach, CA 90740

3.6
(5 reviews)

Here at BlueSea Care Services we are dedicated to serving Seniors needing assistance to remain safe and independent in their Homes. From a few hours-a-day, up to 24 hours-seven days-a-week, including weekends and Holidays our Companions are available to deliver the highest quality care to assist...

AccentCare of Pasadena, CA

2500 W. Colorado., Suite 301, Pasadena, CA 91107

4.8
(2 reviews)

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...

Home Care Assistance of Pasadena

124 S. Lake Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101

5.0
(1 review)

Home Care Assistance, Pasadena'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...

Home Instead Senior Care - Rancho Cucamonga

9213 Archibald Ave, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

3.0
(2 reviews)

When you need in-home care in the Rancho Cucamonga CA area, look to Home Instead Senior Care® to deliver the excellence and compassion you deserve. We are part of one of the most highly regarded in-home care companies in the United States, backed by more than 20 years of experience. We start from...

Home Care Assistance of LA - Beverly Hills/San Dimas

9047 W Olympic Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211

(0 review)

Home Care Assistance, Beverly Hills' 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...

Home Care Assistance Riverside

3560 Riverside Plaza Drive, Suite 404, Riverside, CA 92506

(0 review)

Home Care Assistance, Riverside'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...

Home Care Assistance Northern LA

26527 Agoura Road #104, Calabasas, CA 91302

(0 review)

Home Care Assistance, Calabasas' 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...

24 Hour Home Care - Fullerton

1440 N. Harbor Blvd Suite# 715, Fullerton, CA 92835

(0 review)

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...

24 Hour Home Care - Irvine

16485 Laguna Canyon Rd. Suite 110, Irvine, CA 92618

4.7
(103 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...

24 Hour Home Care - Encino

17141 Ventura Boulevard Suite 205, Encino, CA 91316

4.3
(31 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...

24 Hour Home Care - Culver City

5901 Green Valley Circle #470, Culver City, CA 90230

4.3
(20 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 - Orange County

1621 Alton Parkway # 250, Irvine, CA 92606

5.0
(1 review)

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 of...

Comfort Keepers - Buena Park

7342 Orangethorpe Avenue Suite B109, Buena Park, CA 90621

4.5
(22 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 is dedicated to providing the kind of non-medical in-home care that helps to...

Visiting Angels Glendora

131 E Foothill Blvd, Glendora, CA 91741

5.0
(11 reviews)

Senior Helpers - Granada Hills, CA

17029 Chatsworth Street #202, Granada Hills, CA 91344

3.8
(6 reviews)

Senior Helpers® is there for you when you need us the most. A national leader in professional home assistance services, Senior Helpers provides dependable, consistent and affordable care services to our clients and their families.Senior Helpers® can monitor your loved one while they are...

Calvary Senior Care LLC

9650 Business Center Drive #110, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

3.3
(4 reviews)
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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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Home Care Agencies in Whittier, CA

Home care, or in-home care, is a service which offers compassion and help to seniors who need assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) and wish to remain in their homes. Levels of care vary according to need, and can include companionship, meal prep, cleaning, and transportation, and help with ADLs like bathing and dressing. Home care aides are trained to understand the nuances of senior care but generally aren’t licensed to provide medical services.

Cost of Home Care Agencies in Whittier, CA

The median monthly cost of in-home care is about $5,243 in Whittier and $5,339 in the state of California, according to Genworth.

A Place for Mom’s local Senior Living Advisors can help find the right home care provider in Whittier for you or your loved one.

Learn More About Whittier, CA

Cost of Living

Like many other large cities on the West Coast, the cost of living in Whittier, CA is considered to be significantly more expensive than the national average. The cost-of-living index is rated at 50 points above the national average. All index scores are based on a scale with the national average set at 100.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income
156 102 $1,984 24.4% $489,310 $69,058

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals in Whittier include:

  • PIH Health HospitWhittier – This hospital is a nonprofit acute care community that provides medical services to a total of 404 staffed beds. The community offers a wide range of cardiovascular services including coronary and vascular interventions. The community also offers radiology services and physical therapy.
  • Whittier Hospital Medical Center – This community is a privately owned acute care community that provides medical services to a total of 178 staffed beds. The hospital has a radiology unit and an intensive care unit. They also offer obstetrics, emergency services, and inpatient care.

Weather and Climate

Whittier has what is considered an arid steppe climate by the Koppen climate classification guide. The summers in Whittier are hot and dry and the city receives below average rainfall. The winters tend to be pleasant and mild. The average annual humidity is around 65% and the peak month for humidity is May with an average of 75%

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
77°F 88°F (August) 60°F (June) 43°F 69°F (January) 46°F (December)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
50 (Good) 55 in December (Moderate)

The peak air quality conditions are rated as moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion during this time.

Precipitation and Natural Disasters

Average yearly precipitation Natural Disasters
15′ Earthquakes and floods

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election Results for Orange County

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
71.8% 22.4% 5.8%

Population Statistics

Population metro area Population city proper Population density
352,497 86,000 2,704 people per square mile

Age

Median 60+ 70+ 80+
37 10% 5% 4%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
25% 25% 9%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
4.8% 1.3% 67.5% 0.7% 0.1% 24.7% 3.5%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
2,472 25 2.73

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
5% 63% 9% 12% 6% 5%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

If you live in Whittier, you can enjoy the benefits of Los Angeles County in a slower, suburban atmosphere. Established in 1887, historic Uptown Whittier has been celebrating its diversity of culture and commerce for years. It is the frequency of annual events that make Whittier unique, such as the Christmas Parade, Classic Car Show, and the Antique Arts & Crafts Faire. The city has 19 parks, including the award-winning Greenway Trail, offering more than 400 acres of playgrounds and recreation opportunities. Over 1,700 acres in the Whittier hills are preserved and include biking and hiking trails with breathtaking views of downtown Los Angeles, Catalina Island, the Pacific Ocean and even the world famous Hollywood Sign. Whittier, California is a great place to live your life.

Transportation

The public transportation in Whittier is controlled by the Los Angeles Metro system which operates bus routes throughout the Whittier area. There are discounted metro cards for seniors and the disabled. The main bus routes serve only the major highways and streets, however, so the best way to get around Whittier would be shuttle service, rideshare, or private automobile options.

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People's Care Whittier, Grace Home Care, Inc and FirstLight Home Care of Pasadena are the top rated home care agencies near Whittier, California. See full list of communities.

There are 441 home care agencies near Whittier, California. See the full list.

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