Sometimes you just need a little help.  The thought of leaving your home, the place where you are comfortable, the place that is filled with memories, is something that most seniors avoid.  With a little outside help, many seniors can choose to stay in their beloved home.  That help can come from a family member or friend, but when that is not an option, that bit of help can come from a home health care company.  Services from a home health care agency can run the gamut from reminding seniors to take medications, to housekeeping services and personal care services.  The following is a guide to Home Health Care providers in the Pittsburgh area:Home_care

Always at Home

Located in the North Hills, Always at Home provides non-medical care to seniors in their homes.

Bayada Home Health Care

In addition to its extensive health care programs, Bayada provides assisted care such as bathing and grooming, as well as household support services.  Bayada is a national organization that has been in operations since 1975.

Caring Mission Home Care

Caring Mission is a locally owned company servicing Allegheny, Greene, Fayette, South Allegheny, and Westmoreland Counties.  In addition to the standard in-home care services, Caring Mission also provides pet and plant care.

Comfort Keepers

Comfort Keepers has more than 700 franchised offices worldwide.  In addition to in-home elder care, Comfort Keepers offers Respite Care, End-of-Life Care, and Private Duty Nursing.

Divine Grace Non-Medical Home Care Services

Located in Ross Township, Divine Grace provides part-time, intermittent, or 24-hour care throughout the Pittsburgh area.

Gallagher Home Care Services

Providing services to the Pittsburgh and eastern, southern, and western surrounding areas, Gallagher Home Care Services has been recognized as a top performing U.S. Home Health Agency for the past five years.

Happy at Home

Happy at Home provides services to residents in southern Allegheny County and portions of Washington County.  It is family-owned and locally-operated.

Home Instead Senior Care

Since 1994, Home Instead Senior Care’s mission has been to provide personal, non-medical home care and elder companionship to seniors in their homes.  Home Instead has franchises throughout the world.

ResCare HomeCare Services

ResCare is the nation’s largest privately-owned home care company.  It provides customized assistance with the activities of day-to-day living.

Right at Home

Right at Home provides service in the greater Pittsburgh region.  It strives to construct a custom-care plan that fits your specific needs.  Right at Home began in 1995, and now has nearly 400 locations across the country.

Visiting Angels

Visiting Angels is a nationwide network of elder care agencies that provides in-home care services.  Visiting Angels aims to give your loved ones the quality care they need in familiar surroundings.