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Details and information displayed here were provided by this business and may not reflect its current status. We strongly encourage you to perform your own research when selecting a care provider.

In business since: 2008
Total Employees: 51-200
Awards & Accreditations
Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP)
Minority Women Business Enterprise (MWBE)
New York State Licensed Home Care Services Agency (LHCSA)

LICENSING INFORMATION

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Hours

Monday :
8:00AM - 8:00PM
Tuesday :
8:00AM - 8:00PM
Wednesday :
8:00AM - 8:00PM
Thursday :
8:00AM - 8:00PM
Friday :
8:00AM - 8:00PM
Saturday :
8:00AM - 8:00PM
Sunday :
8:00AM - 8:00PM

Program Details

Companion Services
General companion care
Medication reminders
Meal preparation
Grooming assistance
Transportation
Errands
Organization (bill paying, mail sorting)
Home maintenance/handyman
Light housekeeping
Live-in services
Respite care
Personal Care Services
Bathing, dressing, grooming
Ambulation assistance
Transferring and positioning
Toileting
Incontinence
Transportation (medical)
Feeding and special diet
Skilled Nursing Care Service
Alzheimer's/Dementia care
Stroke care
Skilled nursing care
Medication management
Parkinson's care
Languages
Cantonese (Chinese)
English
French
Hindi
Italian
Spanish
Mandarin (Chinese)
Travel Radius(in miles):
30

Cost & Availability

Type Rate Rate Type Availability *
Companion/Homemaker Care $ 25 per hour Yes
Personal Care $ 30 per hour Yes
Skilled Nursing Care $ 150 per session Yes
Live-In Services $ 295 per day Yes
Overnight $ 25 per hour Yes
*availability last updated on 08/04/2020
OFFERINGS
Hourly Rates
Live-In Services
Overnight
Short shifts
PAYMENT OPTIONS
  • Private Pay|
  • Medicare|
  • Medicaid|
  • Veteran's Benefits|
  • Long term care insurance

Ratings & Reviews

( 13)
Nancy
09/15/2021
They have gone above and beyond for my family member. You really don't get this type of service with these other agencies, so many of them just simply dont care. I would trust the team with my loved ones forever
PR
03/18/2021
They have the word care in they name because they care
Walter R
10/05/2020
hard to not say nice thing about universicare. they cared for my mother through a program she was part of and have very nice staff of people. lthey are nice
Moses H
08/27/2020
We started using UniversaCare through the SNAP caregiver program. They are contracted with them and provided us with the right agency the first time around to get that care. The caregivers were all exceptionally sweet and speaking with the office was never an issue.

Highly recommend!
Julie V
08/10/2020
This agency took care of my mother during her final days with us. Flexible pricing made it easy for us to work with them. Have had serious problems with other agencies in the past. Also they sent their home aide with masks and sanitizer during the pandemic
Nancy R
08/03/2020
Hard working group of caregivers with proper oversight by management. Have had many agencies work for my parents in the past but none like UniversaCare. Highly Recommend.
Anna A
05/20/2020
My aunt received services from this agency, didn't realize how good they were until the services ended and we had to deal with a few other. One of the better agencies around. Aides were very nice and helpful.
Vivienne P
03/15/2020
Been with the company for a long time, decided to retire this year and the entire company has transformed so much over the years. Happy to have found ms. Jaan
Nilda G
03/02/2020
good staff always pick up my phone call god bless them
Jasmine C
02/18/2020
My mother passed away a few weeks ago and the team at UniversaCare were the only reliable people we could trust to provide quality services during her final days. Would highly recommend.
L R
12/27/2019
Worth calling these people. Even though i didn't get services from them they are very helpful and nice to speak to.
Shreya S
09/25/2019
They are honestly so easy to work with from the moment we reached out to the time we got an aide. We were able to get our information quickly and they were flexible to finding us a solution in a timeframe that worked for us, which was a few days after our initial inquiry. The aides are helpful and supportive.
Yolanda
09/23/2019
Hard working staff that does everything in their power to make sure you and your family are taken care of. nice people genuine staff
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