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Browse the 70 home care agencies in Fort Washington, read 16 reviews of families’ experiences, and learn about available services to find the best home care options near you. Families in Fort Washington choose home care for many reasons, including to reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. Most home care agencies in Fort Washington personalize their services to your needs and provide them as frequently or infrequently as needed.

Home care agencies near Fort Washington, MD

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Photo of Ready 2 Serve Home Health Care LLC - Alexandria, VA
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4 reviews
I would highly recommend Ready 2 Serve. Their communication was exceptional. They worked hard to find a good caregiver Client fit. Their caregivers were well trained and exceptionally helpful during a very...
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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They came to sit with my dad after a hospital stay. Some people were better than others. They came through in a pinch to help so that was wonderful. It was sometimes challenging because we only needed...
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Great home care in the area.
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
Welcome to Allied Home Care MISSION: We are committed to providing high quality, client-centered and affordable Home Care services to our clients to assist them to lead dignified and independent lives in the comfort and safety of their own homes. Their individual needs are carefully assessed,...
5 reviews
The caregiver that comes out to help my mom is very good with her. The caregiver is there to help mom with anything she needs. She seems to be well trained and understanding. The person that helped us get...
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
Home Instead Senior Care enables the elderly to live independently. It’s at home where quality of life is enhanced without the stress of interrupted routines and changes in daily habits. Our non-medical CAREGivers provide one-on-one support and interaction that reduce feelings of isolation and...
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Provides: Home Care
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Provides: Home Care
Care types provided by this community
Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Provides: Home Care
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Provides: Home Care
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Provides: Home Care
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Provides: Home Care
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
Provides: Home Care
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Home Care: Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.
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Costs of home care in Fort Washington, MD

Average cost of home care in Fort Washington, MD

Home care in Fort Washington is typically charged at an hourly rate. Hourly rates may vary based on factors like time of day (overnight hours, for example), special weekend or holiday rates, and whether care is around the clock.
Average hourly rate
$30/hr

Home care costs vs. senior living costs in Fort Washington

Home care costs in Fort Washington increase based on the hours of care needed. Costs are typically higher for seniors who need home care at night or for most of the day — for example, while a family member is at work. For seniors who need full-time or 24/7 care, assisted living or memory care may be a more cost-effective option in the long run.
44 hours of home care/wk
$5,749/mo
$7,076/mo
To learn more about other local senior living options, view Fort Washington assisted living facilities or Fort Washington memory care facilities.

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How to pay for home care in Fort Washington, MD

Many families combine various payment methods to cover home care costs. Most often, families use some mixture of the following private and public income sources to pay for home care in Fort Washington.
Paying for home careGet an overview of all payment options for home care.
VA home care benefitsSee how VA benefits can help veterans and their spouses pay for home care.
Home care and LTC insuranceLearn how to use long-term care insurance to cover home care costs.

What families are saying about home care in Fort Washington

Recent reviews for home care in Fort Washington

Care Experts Inc in Alexandria, VA

5.0
They were amazing. They were very good. My mom loved the nurse, and she was there all the time. They were very courteous any questions we ever had they answered right away and always got right back to me.

Jaymans Home Healthcare Agency, LLC in Annandale, VA

3.8
The staff took excellent care of my sister. They were professional, caring, and attentive. They provided feedback daily. The same home health aides cared for my sister. This provided consistency for her. My sister was always I have already told family and friends about them. I highly recommend ...
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A Homemade Plan of Lanham, MD

3.4
In the three months that I have worked with A Homemade Plan, I have found that they have some excellent caregivers. It’s hard to tell from just one or two staff members in such a short period of time but overall I would say this is an excellent organization and for me, Connie makes all the ...
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Frequently asked questions about home care in Fort Washington

There are 70 home care facilities near Fort Washington, Maryland. See the full list.

Home care is provided by an aide who comes to a senior’s home to help with daily chores and activities of daily living. It can be offered anywhere a senior calls home — including a house, senior apartment, independent living, or assisted living. Learn more about home care.

Home care services are customizable to a senior’s unique needs. Services can include companionship, help with chores like cooking and housekeeping, or assistance with activities of daily living, like toileting and bathing. Explore home care services in more detail.

Home care provides nonmedical services for seniors who require assistance with daily tasks like housework, bathing, dressing, and transportation. In contrast, home health care is prescribed by a doctor and includes services like skilled nursing care and therapies, health monitoring, and medication administration that are provided by licensed medical professionals. Read more about home care vs. home health care.

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