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Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

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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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Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

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Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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Find the Right Home Care near Media, PA

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

Find the best home care agencies in Media to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to Media home hospice care. Personalized home care in Media can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 233 options for accredited home care in Media, PA, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

You may also consider nearby communities such as Allentown, Aubudon or Bala Cynwyd.

Home Care Facilities near Media, PA

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Review ofKeystone Villa at Fleetwood
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Very good shows. Will come back again. Thank you for having us.

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I have friends who live here and are very happy. We've been to many programs (before COVID). This is the first one since.

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Review ofKeystone Villa at Fleetwood
5.0

Very good shows. Will come back again. Thank you for having us.

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Review ofKeystone Villa at Fleetwood
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Music and fun food!

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I have friends who live here and are very happy. We've been to many programs (before COVID). This is the first one since.

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Senior Helpers - Newark, DE

630 Churchmans Rd, Suite 107, Newark, DE 19702

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Home Care

Senior Helpers is a national leader in professional in home assistance services. Our specialty is experienced and compassionate in home senior care that enables our clients to live independently in their own home. Our mission is to ensure a better quality of life for our clients and their...

4.3(3 reviews)
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Comforcare Home Care Montgomery North, PA

1001 N. Broad Street, Suite A, Lansdale, PA 19446

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$X,XXX+ monthly
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ComForCare provides premium In-Home Care Services to Help Your Loved Ones Live Their Best Life Possible!24/7 CareBathing & ToiletingCompanionshipDementia CareDisability SupportFamily RespiteGrooming & HygieneLight HousekeepingMeal PrepMedication RemindersMemory ScreeningPersonal CareSafety...

5.0(1 review)
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Age in Place - Bucks Region

12 Penns Trial Road, Newtown, PA 18940

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3.4(6 reviews)
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Spring Hills Home Care NJ

1450 Marlton Pike E, Suite 100, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

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Provides: Home Care

Spring Hills Home Care Services is re-defining quality private home care in NJ. We exist to meet the needs of independent senior adults who want to remain as independent as possible in the comfort of their own home.We take the time to assess your individual needs and develop a tailored care plan...

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Home Instead Senior Care - West Chester

7 N 5 Points Rd, West Chester, PA 19380

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$X,XXX+ monthly

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You know where the help is needed. The question is who will provide the help. Our approach to providing quality care is to hire quality CAREGivers. Our office services Chester County residents with CAREGivers who live in Chester County. We can run to the grocery store and prepare meals. Let us...

4.7(10 reviews)
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Reliable Homecare Angels

684 Empire Drive, Downingtown, PA 19335

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Provides: Home Care

5.0(7 reviews)

My father, 93 years old and recently widowed, returned to his home this summer for the first time after my mother's pass...

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Age in Place - Philadelphia/Montgomery Region

600 West Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

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Provides: Home Care

3.6(8 reviews)
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2nd Family Main Line

40 E Montgomery Ave 4th Floor, Admore, PA 19003

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4.5(3 reviews)
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ComForCare Home Care - Lancaster

150 Farmington Lane, Lancaster, PA 17601

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4.3(3 reviews)
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Griswold Home Care of Lower Pennsylvania

510 East Township Line Road, Blue Bell, PA 19462

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

A Tradition of Homecare Excellence GRISWOLD SPECIAL CARE is a non-medical homecare company. We refer Caregivers who provide personal care, homemaking, meal preparation, companionship, incidental transportation and other services to Clients wishing to remain safe and independent at home. For 29...

5.0(2 reviews)

The workers that have been sent out to work with us have been very good overall. I would recommend this service. They a...

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Amada Senior Care of South Jersey - Mount Laurel, NJ

417 Stokes Road, Suite C, Medford, NJ 08055

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

3.5(2 reviews)
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BC Home Healthcare Services Inc.

3301 Green Street, Suite 231, Claymont, DE 19703

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Provides: Home Care

4.0(1 review)
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Synergy HomeCare - Bala Cynwyd, PA

301 E. Montgomery Ave, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

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With Open Arms Homecare

2 Bala Plaza Suite 300, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

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Provides: Home Care

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Wells Home Health Services

5 Great Valley Pwky, Ste 339, Malvern, PA 19355

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Provides: Home Care

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Your Own Home

17 Brandywine Blvd, Wilmington, DE 19803

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Provides: Home Care

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HomeWell of Southern PA

72-A S Trooper Rd, Trooper, PA 19403

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Healing Energy Homecare

128 Leverington Ave Suite 101, Philadelphia, PA 19127

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Provides: Home Care

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Care Nest Home Care Agency

2026 Polo Run Drive, Yardley, PA 19067

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Provides: Home Care

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BrightStar Care of Collegeville, PA

2939 West Germantown Pike, Unit A, Eagleville, PA 19403

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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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Learn More About Home Care in Media, PA

This quaint borough just 13 miles west of Philadelphia is a refreshing break from city living. Home to numerous historical museums and charming Tudor-style architecture, Media is the ideal place to settle down.

Home care, or in-home care, in Media 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, 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 in Media, PA

The median monthly cost of a home health aide is about $4,700 in Media and $4,500 in the state of Pennsylvania, according to Genworth.

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Cost of Living

Media is a great destination for senior living because the city is very affordable when it comes to prices for detaily necessities like food and clothing.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Groceries Clothing
80 76 84 84 78 81

Income and Housing

Median Income Age 45-64 Median Income Age 65+ Median Household Income Average Individual Income Median Employee Salary Average Property Tax One-bedroom Apartment Gross Rent Estimate
$92,368 per year $42,744 per year $72,913 per year $49,698 per year $45,620 per year $4,576 per year $1,003 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Media include:

Riddle Memorial Hospital

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 220+
  • Specialties: chest pain center, stroke center, cardiovascular care

Crozer-Chester Medical Center

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 450+
  • Specialties: behavioral health, cancer care, primary care

Delaware County Memorial Hospital

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 150+
  • Specialties: emergency care, specialty surgery, joint care

Weather and Climate

Media’s climate is classified as a warm-summer humid continental, meaning the area experiences hot summers, cold winters, and a high variation in seasonal temperatures. The average humidity level is 67%, and humidity levels are often highest during September at about 73%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
34°F 40°F 28°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
79°F 88°F 70°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 93

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average annual precipitation: 40.7″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
41.1 16.6% 6,028 7,940 per square mile 1.8

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
0.9% 2.1% 8.6% <0.1% 2.7% 1.5% 84.9%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the 2019 Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Philadelphia: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 100/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Delaware County

Democratic Republican Other
53.4% 41.9% 4.7%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

This quaint borough just 13 miles west of Philadelphia is a refreshing break from city living. Home to numerous historical museums and charming Tudor-style buildings, Media is the ideal place to settle down.

The Delaware County Courthouse, located in Courthouse Square and built in 1851, is one example of the illustrious architecture featured throughout town. Another notable structure is the Cooper House, built in 1870 and former home of Pennsylvania state senator Thomas Valentine Cooper.

Other must-see historic sites include the Media Theatre, the Rose Tree Tavern, and the Media Armory, which was once the storage area for the borough’s rifles and was converted into the Pennsylvania Veterans Museum.

Transportation

Media lies on the route of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA), which services the Media-Sharon Hill Line. Seniors are offered free fare on all SEPTA routes.

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Life Force Eldercare Corp., Home Helpers and Mom's Loving Care are the top rated home care agencies near Media, Pennsylvania. See full list of communities.

There are 233 home care agencies near Media, Pennsylvania. See the full list.

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