What caregiver services can I find in Amherst, MA?
Most senior caregiver services in Amherst, MA will offer companionship, safety supervision, and assistance with daily activities in the comfort of the person's home. Caregivers can help seniors to move safely around their home, provide social and emotional support, assist with different degrees of personal care (bathing, dressing, or feeding), and help with meal preparations or light housekeeping. They can also help your loved one with medication reminders, and some can even drive them to any errand or doctor appointments around Amherst.
How much does a caregiver cost in Amherst, MA?
The average rate for hiring a caregiver in Amherst, MA on Care.com as of August, 2020 is $15.00 per hour. This cost may fluctuate depending on the type of assistance needed by your senior loved one and the caregiver's experience and certifications.
How do I find caregivers near me in Amherst, MA?
There are currently 2 caregivers in Amherst, MA on Care.com. You can filter and sort caregivers by distance from Amherst, MA or zip code, although you can expand the radius of your search if you'd like to increase your options. From there, compare candidates by reading about their experience working with seniors, the type of caregiving services they provide, and their hourly rate. Be sure to run background checks and check references from other families in Amherst before making a hiring decision.