Home Helpers and Direct Link Home care of Fairfield County

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As the nation’s leading home care provider, Home Helpers & Direct Link has been supporting clients in more than 600 communities across North America for over 15 years. We help people live happier, healthier lives in the comfort of home for longer than would otherwise be possible. Our clients include seniors, new and expectant mothers, those recovering from illness or injury and individuals facing lifelong challenges. Our services include:

  • Companionship
  • Care Management
  • Medication Reminding
  • Morning “Wake-up” and/or Evening “Tuck-in”
  • Escort to and from Follow-up Care Visits
  • Errand Services
  • Laundry
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Grocery Shopping
  • Meal Preparation
  • Assistance with Bathing and Personal Hygiene
  • 24/7 Emergency Response Systems
  • Vital Signs Monitoring
  • Much More!

Home Helpers & Direct Link Home care Agency of Fairfield County is family owned, serving in three counties Hartford, Litchfield, and Fairfield.

Our Mission

Become the most TRUSTED and RESPECTED provider of comprehensive home care services and support for individuals who choose to remain in their homes and communities.

Our Vision

We strive to be the extended family when the family can’t be there. Our goal is to deliver the same quality care that we would expect for ourselves and our families. We will provide services to support any individual who chooses to remain independent in their home and community for as long as safely possible.

  • Our Values
  • Care
  • Service
  • Trust
  • Respect
  • Accountability
In addition to hiring and training all caregivers, Home Helpers are responsible for developing personalized client Care plans. Our primary objective is to match the caregiver’s skills and personality with the client’s individual needs. We believe our high standard for caregivers coupled with our ongoing attention to the caregiver/client relationship are essential to our success. All of our caregivers are:
  • Employees of Home Helpers & Direct Link
  • Covered by workers’ comp/liability insurance
  • Thoroughly screened
  • Reliable and compassionate
  • Thoroughly trained and oriented for each assignment, while receiving ongoing training and education
  • Introduced to each client prior to the start of care

Our care plans are flexible and may be provided on an hourly, daily or weekly basis, including 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.

Home Helpers full-range of in-home care services empower clients to enjoy their best quality of living given their unique personal situation, enabling them to live healthier, happier and more rewarding lives in the privacy, safety and comfort of the place they call home.

Features of Home Helpers and Direct Link Home care of Fairfield County


Rates

  • Rate for hourly care: $22-$25
  • Rate for live-in care: $220-$250

Licenses

  • Licenses: HCA # 0000783

Agency Type

  • Full-service agency. (We directly employ the caregivers we work with.)

Range of services

  • Companion care
  • Personal care assistants
  • Range of services extra: Transportation, Skin care, Vital monitoring devices, Petsonal Emergency Response System, Medication dispenser, Mobil care monitoring outside your home, and much more

Staff

  • We have male caregivers/companions

Travel

  • Travel: Staff will travel 1-15 miles to provide care

Screening

  • We interview every team member in person
  • We check references
  • We ensure that our team members are immunized for influenza, hepatitis b, tuberculosis, and other communicable diseases
  • We check driving records
  • We confirm legal U.S. residency
  • We require fingerprint-based background check
  • We require drug screenings
  • We check sexual offender databases

Training

  • Staff members receive ongoing/continuing training

Training Areas

  • Patient Transfers
  • Stress Management
  • Family Communication
  • Transition Issues
  • Memory Care
  • Ethics
  • Validation Techniques

Payment options

  • Insurance
  • Check
  • Payment options extra: Direct Money transfer

Payment details

  • We handle payroll, benefits, and taxes for our caregivers

Bonded/insured

  • Our business is bonded and insured

Business Address

  • 15 East Putnam Ave.# 134
    Greenwich, CT 06830

Transportation

  • Yes

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