ADDITIONAL SENIOR / INDEPENDENT LIVING RESOURCES

HOMEMAKER SERVICE

Includes assisting an elderly person or a younger adult living with chronic illness or disability with household management activities. Assistance with household tasks is according to a plan developed by the client and CFS program director. See "What are the roles of homemakers and companions?

Price - $21.75/hr
Reduced fee for homemaking and Big Chore services is often available for clients with income of less than $1,500 a month. In addition, we offer a one hour minimum for Personal Care and LNA services as scheduling allows.

What are the roles of homemakers and companions?

Homemakers and companions are dedicated, compassionate, mature and responsible. They are trained and supervised members of a professional team and carry out assigned tasks according to a personalized plan of care. They are not nurses, domestics or social workers, but they help with the following:

  • Light housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Plan nutritious meals
  • Shop for the family or individual
  • Cook for the family or individual
  • Relieve families who are stressed due to illness
  • Provide encouragement to those who are disabled
  • Errands
  • Assisting with writing and reading
  • Helping with paying bills
  • Making appointments

KEY FACTS HOMEMAKER SERVICE

 

Contact:

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Call:  (603) 518-4373

 

Areas Served:

Greater Manchester, Greater Concord, Greater Nashua

 

Fees 

Service-based fee; sliding-scale for all other eligible clients; free service for Title XX and HC/BC clients

 

Referral Form

Application for Title XX Services

 

Funding

The CFS Home Care program is funded in part by a Manchester City Improvement Project grant, Choices for Independence, and the NH Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services.