Senior Home Care Services

Senior Home Care Services in Massachusetts

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senior home care services massachusetts

Aging, illness, disability, or cognitive difficulty can make it challenging for older adults to remain in their homes and care for themselves. As they age, the majority of seniors prefer to receive the care and assistance they need in the comfort of home.

Our home care services are designed to help seniors stay independent, safe, happy, and healthy at home, wherever home may be.

At North River Home Care, we have seen firsthand the positive outcomes that dedicated home care can bring, and that drives us to provide top-notch personal care that impacts that quality of life for seniors in our area.

Our compassionate, experienced caregivers and home health aides provide high-quality senior care in homes and assisted living facilities, including:

North River is a home care agency providing home care services for seniors in South Boston, Norwell, Sandwich, and throughout the South Shore and Cape Cod. We give seniors the ability to stay in their own homes while receiving the attention and type of care they need.

We understand that the level of care varies by the individual. Whether your loved one needs long term, 24-hour around-the-clock care or just occasional companionship, North River Home Care can help.

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Shopping for Home Care: Information You Need to Know
Paying for Home Care
Dementia Care: When to Step In and When to Step Back


Personal and Companionship Care

Home health care is 100% personalized to meet our client’s needs at any given time. We tailor schedules, activities, meals, and services with our clients’ preferences and interests.

As our client’s age, the majority prefer to receive the care and assistance they need in the comfort of home instead of a nursing home. Our personal and companion care services include:

  • Companionship, emotional support and recreational activities
  • Light housekeeping and laundry
  • Home organization
  • Letter writing and correspondence
  • Socialization
  • Planning and preparing meals, including special diets
  • Grocery shopping and errands
  • Supervising household maintenance
  • Medication reminders
  • Pet care
  • Bathing and showering assistance
  • Dressing and grooming assistance
  • Toileting and incontinence care
  • Feeding
  • Mobility assistance, including:
    • Ambulating
    • Transfers
    • Exercises
  • Supervising household maintenance

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Dementia & Alzheimer’s Care

Caring for a loved one with Dementia or Alzheimer’s disease presents many physical and emotional challenges for family caregivers. Our home health aides have been specially trained to help clients with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia maintain as much independence as possible, and in the most dignified manner.

In addition to providing assistance with activities of daily living, our caregivers go through background checks and are specially trained to provide assistance with:

  • Monitoring nutritional intake
  • Encouraging social activity to prevent depression
  • Customized exercise program supervision
  • Gait supervision to prevent falls
  • Monitoring activities for safety
  • And other services customized to meet your loved one’s unique needs

Our personalized dementia home care services can help people with Alzheimer’s remain independent for as long as possible in the comfort and security of home.

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North River’s transportation services help seniors get out and about to attend appointments, social gatherings, and more. The most common places we transport our clients are to:

  • Doctors Visits
  • Social Outings
  • Vacation Travel
  • Grocery Store
  • Hairdresser
  • Any place they want to go!

Our personalized transportation services and care options can help seniors remain independent and live an active lifestyle.

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Respite Care

Our respite care services are typically short-term and cover any of senior home services. We offer this service to allow you and other caregivers to get away and recharge whenever a break is needed.

Whether you are planning to go on vacation or are packing your bags to travel for business, we’ll be there with your loved one to give them the attention they need.

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We’re proud to have so many satisfied families in Massachusetts. View more of our online reviews

Elderly Home Care
★★★★★ 5 / 5 stars
Rated By Kristen M.
North River Home Care has provided excellent care for my elderly father! The process to could not have been simpler to set-up, and we appreciate the understanding of NRHC when moving forward with such an important decision.
The communication between management, my father, and Susan, our caregiver, made the decision easy. Susan is a professional and personable addition to my dad’s day and we are all thrilled with the decision!

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Senior Home Care Service Area

North River Home Care provides a wide range of personal home care services and compassionate care for Massachusetts seniors need to stay happy, healthy and independent at home.

North River Home Care serves families and their loved ones in Barnstable County, Bristol County, Plymouth County, and Norfolk County. See if we provide home care services near you with our list below.

Boston, SouthFairhavenMattapoisettStoughton
BridgewaterHanoverNorth AttleboroWareham

Contact Us About Our Senior Care Services

For additional information about our senior home care services or to schedule a free assessment, feel free to contact us using the form below. A team member will be happy to help answer any questions you may have.

Contact us anytime to learn more about our home care services in South Boston, Cape Cod, and the surrounding area.