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Home Care near Des Moines, Iowa

Acti-Kare of Davenport, IA

53rd St., Des Moines, IA 50313

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Golden Heart Senior Care - Des Moines

3812 Wolcott Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50321

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The Golden Heart Hallmark is that we value our Clients. Our focus is to provide you or your loved one with the highest quality care with compassion, dignity and respect. It's our mission to empower our clients and caregivers to work as a team, which keeps your loved one feeling independent and...

Senior Helpers - Urbandale, IA

2951 86th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322

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Senior Helpers of Des Moines Iowa and surrounding communities provides non-medical companionship, homemaking services, personal care, and Dementia specialized in-home care for seniors helping them remain active and independent. The Senior Helpers team is available to provide these services during...

Home Care Assistance Des Moines - Johnston

9250 University Ave, Ste 116, Johnston, IA 50131

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At Home Care Assistance, we are passionate about helping seniors live well in their own homes. We believe that older adults should be able to lead fulfilling lives regardless of their physical or mental limitations. Our elders have so much to offer the world, and should be treasured even as they...

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Home Sweet Home Care - Atlantic, NY

183 Old Wilmot Road, Atlantic, IA 50022

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Home Care Assistance of the Cedar Valley - Cedar Falls, IA

6301 University Ave #1125B, Cedar Falls, IA 50613

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Home Care Assistance of the Cedar Valley opened in September of 2017 with owners that have a strong passion and commitment to keeping people safe in their own homes for as long as possible. We are able to achieve this with our high level of quality care, our passionate and experienced caregivers...

Nurse Next Door - Iowa City, IA

650 Scott Park Drive, Iowa City, IA 52245

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Senior Helpers Omaha - Metro

5510 Miller Ave, Omaha, NE 68127

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Seniors Helping Seniors SE Minnesota

1604 Second Avenue NW, Austin, MN 55912

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Promedcare

1900 E. Military Avenue, Suite #226, Fremont, NE 68025

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Home Helpers & Direct Link - Davenport, IA

4571 Sheridan Street, Davenport, IA 52806

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Preferred Care At Home-Greater Kansas City Missouri

10313 North Harrison Court, Kansas City, MO 64155

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Sunlight Senior Care

1200 N St., Lincoln, NE 68501

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Senior Helpers - Gladstone, MO

851 NW 45th Street Suite #207, Kansas City, MO 64116

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Premier Custom Care, LLC - Prairie Village

7301 Mission, Suite 328, Kansas City, MO 64111

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A More Personalized Approach For Senior Living Our goal is to keep those who need care in a comfortable environment that's safer and easier than ever before. > Transitional Care > In-Home Care > Hospice Support / End-of-Life Care > Respite Care > Alzheimer's & Dementia Care >...

Elder Care Of Kansas City

7945 State Line Rd # B, Kansas City, MO 64114

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Senior Helpers - Lee's Summit, MO

517 SE 2nd Street Suite B, Lee's Summit, MO 64063

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At Senior Helpers®, our specialty is professional, warm and compassionate senior care that enables our clients to live independently in the comfort of their own home. Whether they need us for a few hours or around the clock, we’ll always provide the kind of quality and responsive care that lets...

Home Sweet Home Care Services Agency

9402 W 124th Terrace, Overland Park, KS 66212

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Homewatch Caregivers - Overland Park, KS

9270 Glenwood St. Suite A, Overland Park, KS 66212

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Home Care Assistance Kansas City, KS

7214 College Blvd., Overland Park, KS 66210

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Comfort Keepers of La Crosse, WI

2951 South 21st Place, La Crosse, WI 54601

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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...

Senior Services Options - Belton, MO

16503 Fairway Rd, Belton, MO 64012

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Right at Home - Sioux Falls, SD

601 S. Cliff Avenue Suite C, Sioux Falls, SD 57104

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Home Instead Senior Care - Topeka, KS

2900 SW Wanamaker Dr Suite 103, Topeka, KS 66614

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Visiting Angels- Sioux Falls, SD

5024 S Bur Oak Place #210, Sioux Falls, SD 57107

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Synergy HomeCare - Burnsville

2999 Country Rd 42 West Suite 200, Burnsville, MN 55306

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At SYNERGY HomeCare of Burnsville, MN, home care services are individually customized to meet the needs of each client. When you want an affordable, compassionate alternative to other options for your loved one, our in-home caregivers are fully trained and ready to provide assistance. Our...

Golden Heart Senior Care

6001 Egan Dr Suite #160, Savage, MN 55378

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Senior Helpers - Burnsville, MN

1501 Southcross Drive West, Burnsville, MN 55337

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Senior Helpers, opened in April 2007 is locally owned & operated, providing in-home senior care. Our office is located right Burnsville, proudly serving the South of the River.Thanks to our responsiveness, dependability and personal care, Senior Helpers has been become one of the most trusted and...

Home Care Assistance Minneapolis

3515 W. 70th Street, Edina, MN 55435

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Home Care Assistance, Edina'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 - East Central Metro, MN & West Central, WI

2155 Woodlane Dr. Suite 200, River Falls, WI 54022

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Welcome to SYNERGY HomeCare, the nation’s leading provider of home care services.We provide care for everyone, helping people thrive at home.Companion care - Friendly and supportive conversation, planning and encouraging social activities, light exercise (if applicable), and active...

Agape Services LLC

555 D'Onofrio Dr. Suite 3, Madison, WI 53711

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National Home Healthcare Inc

1731 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55104

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Synergy Home Care - Roseville

2336 Lexington Ave N #L, Minneapolis, MN 55413

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SYNERGY HomeCare MSP MetroSynergy HomeCare helps people live as independently as possible in their own homes with assistance from our caregivers. Most of our clients are elderly, some are dealing with chronic medical or post-surgical conditions, and some have forms of dementia.My name is Jim Zenk...

BrightStar Care of St. Croix Valley

8951 Highway 5, Lake Elmo, MN 55042

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At BrightStar Care of St. Croix Valley, whatever your need is, our local team is available to you and your family 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. From childcare and adult homecare to elder care and more, you can count on our team of fully screened care professionals to deliver the utmost in...

Wren Ridge LLC - Hudson, WI

2222 Handley Road, Hudson, WI 54016

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Right At Home - Madison, WI

315 E. Main St., Unit 2, Waunakee, WI 53597

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Home Instead Senior Care of Springfield, IL

2055 West Iles Ave., Suite H, Springfield, IL 62704

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Naj Health Care Services INC

6117 Driscoll Dr, Madison, WI 53704

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Senior Helpers - Rockford, IL

129 Phelps Avenue Building 10 Suite 1008, Rockford, IL 61108

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Senior Helpers of Rockford Provides dependable, consistent and affordable in-home non-medical personal and companion care services to assist the elderly, disabled or convalescent maintain their independence in the privacy of their home and provide peace of mind for their families. Our caregivers...

Amada Senior Care of Madison

100 River Place, Suite 253, Madison, WI 53716

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Senior Helpers - Madison

4726 East Towne Blvd Suite 120, Madison, WI 53704

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Senior Helpers strives to ensure a better quality of life for our clients by keeping them independent, safe, and well-cared for in their own homes. We provide our clients and their families with dependable and affordable services throughout South Central Wisconsin. Here at Senior Helpers we...

Synergy HomeCare - Blaine

9298 Central Avenue NE Suite 202, Blaine, MN 55434

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Welcome to SYNERGY HomeCare. My name is Brian McDonald and I am the owner of SYNERGY’s Twin Cities Northeast Metro office. As the owner of this business, and as someone who has experienced the need for caregiving in my family, I am committed to providing the highest quality in-home care for my...

Home Care Agencies in Des Moines, IA

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 Des Moines, IA

The median monthly cost of in-home care is around $4,957 in Des Moines and $4,767 in the state of Iowa, according to Genworth.

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

Learn More About Des Moines, IA

Cost of Living

Des Moines is considered to be much more affordable than other similarly sized cities. The cost-of-living index is rated 14 points below the national average and the grocery index is rated 7 points below the national average. All index scores are based on a sliding scale with the national average set at 100.

Cost-of-living indexGrocery indexMedian rentRent burdenMedian home valueMedian family incomeEstate tax8693$99218.4% spend over 30% of their income on rent$123,403$49,999The top inheritance tax rate is 15% and there is no exemption threshold

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Des Moines include:

  • VA Central Iowa Health Care System – This government run community provides care to the region”s veterans. They offer acute care as well as specialized medical services including surgery, mental health care, and geriatric care.
  • MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center – Consistently ranked as the top hospital in the city and one of the best in the state, this community offers a range of services across 875 staffed beds.
  • Iowa Lutheran Hospital – This community provides care to a total of 224 staffed beds. They offer emergency and trauma treatment, behavioral medicine, general surgery, critical care, and home health care.

Weather and Climate

Des Moines has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate. This means that the city experiences four distinct seasons with extreme high temperatures in the summer and extreme low temperatures in the winter. The summers are humid and in the winter the city receives a high volume of snowfall. On average, the humidity level for Des Moines is roughly 70%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of December at roughly 75%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer tempTypical summer highTypical summer lowAverage winter tempTypical winter highTypical winter low76°F89°F (July)62°F (July)27°F39°F (February)14°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index ratingAverage maximum air quality index rating42 (Good)59 in the month of December (Moderate)

Moderate air quality conditions means that those who are unusually sensitive to particulates in the air should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitationAverage maximum monthly precipitationAverage yearly snowfall3”7” (June)33”

Demographics and Values

Des Moines tends to lean liberal in most elections. This is due in part to the large population of college students that live there as well as the city being the capital of Iowa and the largest metropolitan area in the state.

2016 Presidential Election for Polk County

Voted DemocraticVoted RepublicanVoted Third Party51.74%40.38%7.89%

Population Statistics

Population metro areaPopulation city properPopulation densityPopulation trend481,222217,521952 people per square mileShrinking at a rate of -0.07%

Age

Median55+60+70+80+3423%10%5%3%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diplomaCollege degreeGraduate degree31%25%8%

Race & Ethnicity

AsianBlackHispanicNative AmericanPacific Islander or Native HawaiianWhiteTwo or more6.5%11.3%13.3%0.4%0.1%65.4%4%

Crime

Total crimesProperty crimes per 1,000 citizensViolent crimes per 1,000 citizens11,045447

Miscellaneous

UnemployedParticipate in the labor forceHave some form of disabilityLive in povertyWidowsVeterans7%71%14%18%6%6%

Des Moines is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community can participate in public life without fear of bigotry and discrimination.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

As the capital of Iowa, Des Moines combines midwest charm and metropolitan sensibilities to create a city that is filled with arts and culture. Dominating the skyline of the historic East Village neighborhood is the gold-domed Iowa State Capitol building. Located nearby is the Des Moines Art Center which houses a wide collection of contemporary works as well as the Pappajohn Sculpture Park. The park is host to a number of annual events including the Des Moines Art Festival and the 80/35 Music Festival. The Downtown Farmers Market also features live music as well as local goods and produce. The Salisbury House and Gardens is another popular venue that also features tours of the estate that highlight the architecture, local history, and regional biodiversity.

For those who enjoy outdoor recreation there are a number of excellent parks located within the city limits. These include the Des Moines Water Park which features a beautiful garden filled with fountains and other water displays. Walnut Woods state park is one of the largest parks in the city, spanning over 260-acres and miles of walking trails. The Robert D. Ray Asian Gardens features a pagoda, ponds, and a large collection of sculptures and outdoor art exhibits. The Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden has outdoor and indoor gardens and a large geodesic dome.

Transportation

Mass transit is available in the city through the Des Moines Area Regional Transit authority or DART which operates 26 routes throughout the city and surrounding metropolitan areas. Greyhound buses also connect Des Moines with regional transit hubs in Minneapolis, Detroit, and Chicago.

Frequently asked questions about Home Care agencies in Iowa

There are 42 home care agencies near Des Moines, Iowa. See the full list.

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