Frequently Asked Questions - Answers to your Professional CAREGiver and Home Care Questions

To view answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding our Professional CAREGivers, services provided, rates and minimum hours of service and more, click on the questions below.


  • How do you recruit/select your Professional CAREGivers?

  • What training do you provide your Professional CAREGivers?

  • How does Home Instead Senior Care differ from other home care providers?

  • What services do you provide?

  • What happens if the Professional CAREGiver is sick?

  • Why should we employ a Professional CAREGiver from Home Instead Senior Care rather than on the black market ?

  • Can we claim tax relief on the cost of home care?

  • How many Professional CAREGivers will I have?

  • Who pays the Professional CAREGiver, you or me?

  • What are your rates and minimum hours of service?

  • Does Home Instead Senior Care charge a start up fee?

  • And what if I don’t like the CAREGiver?

  • Do you provide senior services to those in nursing homes or other facilities?

  • Is Home Instead Senior Care a maid/cleaning service?

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