Tucson is located in the Sonoran desert and is surrounded by mountain ranges. The city is an ideal place to retire for seniors who love the outdoors and those who enjoy the performing arts. Additionally, the city is home to a number of golf courses and a variety of shopping venues. It has a dry and warm climate with very short and mild winters. Tucson has a population of  548,073 and 13.9% of residents are over the age of 65. 

Tucson provides a number of quality home health care programs to its senior community. According to the Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2019, the average cost of homemaker services is $4,696 per month and the average cost of home health aide services is $4,767 per month. Both of these services cost more in Tucson than the national average, which is $4,290 for homemaker services and $4,385 for home health aide services. 

At Caring.com, we’ve compiled a comprehensive directory of every home care provider in the Tucson area – complete with types of care provided, services offered and reviews from families who’ve actually used the service. In addition to our in-depth provider listings, we’ve compiled a list of resources to help seniors and their families access all the tools they need to age in place safely and gracefully.

Directory of Home Care Services in Tucson, AZ

2017, 2020, 2021

Right at Home Green Valley-Tucson, AZ

7507 E. Broadway Blvd., Tucson, AZ, 85710

They are the best agency and caregivers. They made my life much easier by acting promptly. The caregivers are prompt.
They are the best agency and caregivers. They made my life much easier by acting promptly. The caregivers are prompt.

2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Right at Home Tucson, AZ

12480 N. Rancho Vistoso Blvd, Suite 110, Oro Valley, AZ, 85755

It didn’t make a huge impact but it helped. They were there when they said they would be there. We only used them about four times but they were reliable.
It didn’t make a huge impact but it helped. They were there when they said they would be there. We only used them about four times but they were reliable.

Home Care Assistance of Green Valley

1325 West Duval Mine Rd, # 119, Green Valley, AZ, 85614

We are so please with our caregiver, she puts her heart into everything that she does. She is absolutely perfect, and great with us. I like my caregiver, she does a wonderful job. We are very, very … (read more)
We are so please with our caregiver, she puts her heart into everything that she does. She is absolutely perfect, and great with us. I like my caregiver, she does a wonderful job. We are very, very … (read more)

2019, 2020, 2021

Home Care Assistance of Tucson

7619 N Oracle, Tucson, AZ, 85704

They have helped the most by giving me confidence that people are going to be there. I like that they have good communication.
They have helped the most by giving me confidence that people are going to be there. I like that they have good communication.

2021

Senior Helpers of Tucson

7650 E. Broadway Blvd., Suite 110, Tucson, AZ, 85719

I would like to talk about Jane. She is a good worker, person, and a good match for me. She is an excellent problem solver. I would recommend her for folks dealing with depression and anxiety. She wou … (read more)
I would like to talk about Jane. She is a good worker, person, and a good match for me. She is an excellent problem solver. I would recommend her for folks dealing with depression and anxiety. She wou … (read more)

Home Instead – Tucson, AZ

3208 N Tucson Blvd, Tucson, AZ, 85716

We have been extremely happy with the service provided by Home Instead. They are dependable, return calls promptly and are always available by phone when needed to change or cancel a shift. The care g … (read more)
We have been extremely happy with the service provided by Home Instead. They are dependable, return calls promptly and are always available by phone when needed to change or cancel a shift. The care g … (read more)

Home Instead – Green Valley, AZ

170 N La Canada Dr, Suite 40, Green Valley, AZ, 85614

This agency is professional, caring and informed … made this difficult process much easier to navigate. Our care giver is prompt, friendly and caring. I feel so comfortable leaving her in charge of … (read more)
This agency is professional, caring and informed … made this difficult process much easier to navigate. Our care giver is prompt, friendly and caring. I feel so comfortable leaving her in charge of … (read more)

HomeWell Care Services Tucson

7225 N. Mona Lisa Rd, Suite 204, Tucson, AZ, 85741

HomeWell Care Services mission is to provide hourly and 24/7 personal care, companionship and homemaker services for seniors and other adults so they may remain in the comfort of their own homes. Our … (read more)
HomeWell Care Services mission is to provide hourly and 24/7 personal care, companionship and homemaker services for seniors and other adults so they may remain in the comfort of their own homes. Our … (read more)

Preferred Care at Home – Tucson, AZ

5215 North Sabino Canyon Rd Suite #134, Tucson, AZ, 85750

We hired Preferred Care at Home for my husband. They’re excellent. They took him to our local rec center and played pool with him, because that’s one activity he can do. One of them took him to a doct … (read more)
We hired Preferred Care at Home for my husband. They’re excellent. They took him to our local rec center and played pool with him, because that’s one activity he can do. One of them took him to a doct … (read more)

Homewatch CareGivers

1870 W. Orange Grove Road , Tucson, AZ, 85704

Homewatch Caregivers provided care for my mother during the Covid 19 pandemic. She is in her 90s with dementia and the isolation was causing serious decline. Homewatch sent in personable people to spe … (read more)
Homewatch Caregivers provided care for my mother during the Covid 19 pandemic. She is in her 90s with dementia and the isolation was causing serious decline. Homewatch sent in personable people to spe … (read more)

Adultcare Assistance Homecare

10165 West Thunderbird, Sun City, AZ, 85351


Right at Home Green Valley, AZ

210 W. Continental Road, Suite 224, Green Valley, AZ, 85622


FirstLight Home Care of Tucson

4732 North Oracle Road Suite 3315 , Tucson, AZ, 85705

FirstLight Home Care, leading provider of non-medical home care, helps individuals achieve the quality of life they deserve. At FirstLight, caring is our calling. We’ve set a new standard in home ca … (read more)
FirstLight Home Care, leading provider of non-medical home care, helps individuals achieve the quality of life they deserve. At FirstLight, caring is our calling. We’ve set a new standard in home ca … (read more)

Pima Home Health

2375 North Wyatt Drive Suite 101 , Tucson, AZ, 85712

Pima Home Health Care is dedicated to providing excellent home healthcare services in the Tucson and surrounding areas. Our company goals are to assist families by providing compassionate, high qualit … (read more)
Pima Home Health Care is dedicated to providing excellent home healthcare services in the Tucson and surrounding areas. Our company goals are to assist families by providing compassionate, high qualit … (read more)

Total Care Connections

17 W Westmore Road STE 100, Tucson, AZ, 85705

They pick her up and take her out on recreational outings. I like that they have been really flexible with scheduling. They are really good at working for me.
They pick her up and take her out on recreational outings. I like that they have been really flexible with scheduling. They are really good at working for me.

2018

Synergy HomeCare of Tucson

1050 E River Road, Suite 100, Tucson, AZ, 85737

They accommodate to our needs. I love available they are.
They accommodate to our needs. I love available they are.

2018

ResCare HomeCare Tucson, Arizona

2750 S. 4th Ave., Suite 112, Tucson, AZ, 85705

My son had been a client of Rescare for a little more than a year. I am very pleased with their programs. They are very prompt to help out in any way they can. I would recommend Rescare to anyone w … (read more)
My son had been a client of Rescare for a little more than a year. I am very pleased with their programs. They are very prompt to help out in any way they can. I would recommend Rescare to anyone w … (read more)

Vida At Home

5315 E Broadway Blvd Ste 209, Tucson, AZ, 85711

They needed to make my mom retain her ability to walk and shower as well. When it comes to personal hygiene they should be better about that. I was promised that they would be able to motivate my mom … (read more)
They needed to make my mom retain her ability to walk and shower as well. When it comes to personal hygiene they should be better about that. I was promised that they would be able to motivate my mom … (read more)

HomeCare.com

7925 Jones Branch Drive, Suite LL 140, Mclean, VA, 22102

The caregiver that we got was great. They have been offering personal care and grooming services, as well as general companionship. They’ve been here on a schedule of four times a week for 6 hours a d … (read more)
The caregiver that we got was great. They have been offering personal care and grooming services, as well as general companionship. They’ve been here on a schedule of four times a week for 6 hours a d … (read more)

A Wonderful Life Home Health Care

11900 N. La Canada, P.O. Box 68375, Tucson, AZ, 85737

You offer a wonderful, wonderful service. I would recommend you to anyone. Thank you.
You offer a wonderful, wonderful service. I would recommend you to anyone. Thank you.

Tucson Home Care Resources 

Home care services are only one of the pieces needed for seniors to gracefully age in place. There are many services and programs that are low-cost or free, that enable seniors to enjoy an independent lifestyle in the comfort of their own home, such as help with home modifications, meal delivery services, and more. Below, we’ve compiled a few of the most helpful resources in Tucson:

Catholic Community Services Tucson

Address: 5009 E. 29th Street, Tucson, AZ 85711
Phone Number: (520) 624-1562

Catholic Community Services Tucson is a nonprofit organization that delivers meals to homebound seniors in the area. The aim of the system is to ensure that seniors are getting at least one nutritionally balanced meal every day and proper nutrition has been shown to significantly reduce the risk of ongoing health issues. Seniors over the age of 60 who are homebound, unable to prepare meals on their own and unable to attend congregate meal programs. Drivers will check on the well-being of each senior when delivering meals and will report any issues to staff members, who will then contact the relevant authorities. There is a small charge for each meal but funding is available to those who cannot afford payment.

Weatherization Program

Address: Not Listed
Phone Number: (520) 485-4985

The Tucson Electrical Power Weatherization Program complements the Federal Weatherization Program and is a state-funded assistance program for low-income households. The TEP works with community assistance programs to help customers with a limited-income to reduce their energy expenses by making their homes more energy-efficient. There is no charge for any of the services provided by applicants do need to qualify for the program and priority is given to senior citizens. Services offered include water heater insulation, weather stripping, attic ventilation and installing low-flow showerheads.

Senior Centers

Address: Multiple Locations
Phone Number: (520) 791-4877

Tucson Parks and Recreations operates a number of senior centers and community centers throughout the city where residents over the age of 60 can enjoy social and recreational activities. A hot meal is served each day to seniors taking part in activities at the center. A small donation is requested for each meal but a contribution is not required. Seniors are required to pay an annual or day pass for taking part in activities at the centers. This payment is used to help cover the costs of running the activities at the centers. 

Determining Your Loved One’s Need for In-Home Care

Aging can be a difficult process, and loved ones may not always ask for help – often times it’s up to their family to evaluate their need for help around the house. While no two situations are exactly alike, this checklist can help you and your loved ones determine when it’s time to start the search for a home care provider.


Guidelines for Talking About In-Home Care

If you’ve determined that your loved one needs the assistance of a care provider in their home, it may be time for a difficult conversation. Handled correctly, however, this process can bring a family together and ensure that everyone’s concerns are addressed. Use this PDF as a starting point to help the conversation stay as positive and productive as possible.