Bentonville is known as the birthplace of Walmart and is still the headquarters of the national retailer. There is plenty to see and do in the town and seniors who enjoy arts and culture, exploring the outdoors and visiting historic sites can find plenty to do when living in Bentonville. The town experiences mild winters and humid summers with plenty of rainfall throughout the year. It has a population of 54,909, and 7.9% of residents are over the age of 65. 

Bentonville has a number of high-quality home health care programs for its senior community. According to the Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2019, the average cost of homemaker services is $4,385 per month, and the cost of home health aide services is $4,385 per month. Both services cost a similar amount in Bentonville to the national average, which is $4,290 for homemaker services and $4,385 for home health aide services. 

Note: Home care cost data was not available for Bentonville, so data for the closest city, Fayetteville, was used. 

At Caring.com, we’ve compiled a comprehensive directory of every home care provider in the Bentonville 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 Bentonville, AR

2019, 2020, 2021

Right at Home Northwest Arkansas

3190 Bella Vista Way, Bella Vista, AR, 72714

It was stressful. The caregivers weren’t qualified to handle Alzheimer’s. I would like quality people sent my way. I had trouble finding help that would be consistent. I would constantly train careg … (read more)
It was stressful. The caregivers weren’t qualified to handle Alzheimer’s. I would like quality people sent my way. I had trouble finding help that would be consistent. I would constantly train careg … (read more)

2017

Home Instead – Rogers, AR

100 N Dixieland Rd, Suite A5, Rogers, AR, 72756

Home Instead is very helpful with matching a caregiver for my needs. The office staff I am sure want to be of help but I am still getting Bill’s that need to go directly to H. I. And they need to con … (read more)
Home Instead is very helpful with matching a caregiver for my needs. The office staff I am sure want to be of help but I am still getting Bill’s that need to go directly to H. I. And they need to con … (read more)

Good Shepherd In-Home Senior Care

589 White Road Suite A, Springdale, AR, 72762

Good Shepherd truly cares about your loved ones. They go above and beyond to help assist in every patients needs. They are caring, professional and loving group of people.
Good Shepherd truly cares about your loved ones. They go above and beyond to help assist in every patients needs. They are caring, professional and loving group of people.

Home Helpers of NW Arkansas

2815 W Walnut St., Suite B, Rogers, AR, 72756

Caregivers texting constantly on job. Caregivers not showing up on time. Caregivers not trained properly, not asking and showing working sheet to be signed. Not having to sign worksheets. Caregivers s … (read more)
Caregivers texting constantly on job. Caregivers not showing up on time. Caregivers not trained properly, not asking and showing working sheet to be signed. Not having to sign worksheets. Caregivers s … (read more)

Cornerstone Caregiving

3291 S Thompson St Ste G101, Springdale, AR, 72764

Quality Caregivers with a passion to help others. Our RN Director supervises and trains all of our staff. The RN will provide a free initial assessment to evaluate needs. Management is available 24/7. … (read more)
Quality Caregivers with a passion to help others. Our RN Director supervises and trains all of our staff. The RN will provide a free initial assessment to evaluate needs. Management is available 24/7. … (read more)

Pinnacle In Home Care – Lowell, AR

213 West Monroe, Suite F, Lowell, AR, 72745

We called Pinnacle In Home Care to provide in home care for a dear friend who is 91 years old and was being sent home from rehab. She could not function independently and needed 24 hour in home care. … (read more)
We called Pinnacle In Home Care to provide in home care for a dear friend who is 91 years old and was being sent home from rehab. She could not function independently and needed 24 hour in home care. … (read more)

FirstLight HomeCare – Northwest Arkansas

1116 S Walton Blvd Suite 157, Bentonville, AR, 72712

I used FirstLight to provide care for my wife who has Alzheimer’s. The care was provided over a period of several months until my wife was able to move into a Memory Care facility for full time care. … (read more)
I used FirstLight to provide care for my wife who has Alzheimer’s. The care was provided over a period of several months until my wife was able to move into a Memory Care facility for full time care. … (read more)

Superior Senior Care – Jonesboro & Paragould

701 S. Main St., Jonesboro, AR, 72401

Thank you so much for the professional and compassionate care provided for my father. His caregivers have been life savers in his acute situation.
Thank you so much for the professional and compassionate care provided for my father. His caregivers have been life savers in his acute situation.

BrightStar Care Bentonville

1 Oldham Drive, Bella Vista, AR, 72714


Addus HomeCare

2860 W. Walnut St, Room A, Rogers, AR, 72758



Bentonville 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 Bentonville:

Caring Friends Respite Ministry

Address: 224 N. East Avenue, Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone Number: (479) 442-7373

St. Paul’s Church in Fayetteville runs a free respite care program on a Thursday for four hours. The aim of the program is to give carers a break and allow seniors a chance to socialize and make new friends. This program is aimed at seniors with mild cognitive disorders. During the four hours, seniors play games, take part in a gentle fitness class and enjoy a home-cooked lunch. All of the carers at the respite program are volunteers, and they are fully screened before joining the group.

Meals on Wheels Benton County

Address: 2004 South 13th Street, Rogers, AR 72758
Phone Number: (479) 636-1814

Meals on Wheels Benton County is a nonprofit organization that provides meals to homebound seniors in the Benton County area. Meals are delivered to seniors on a daily basis from Monday to Friday, and an extra meal can be delivered on Friday for the weekend. Each meal consists of a hot main dish, two sides, a dessert and a drink. There is a small charge for the meals, but financial assistance is available on request for those who cannot afford the payment. The organization will never deny meal delivery to a senior in need of food. All meals are delivered and prepared by volunteers from the community.

Faith in Action

Address: 180 W. Appleby Road, Fayetteville, AR 72703
Phone Number:  (479) 463-7870

Faith in Action is a volunteer-based nonprofit organization that aims to assist homebound seniors with nonmedical needs and allow them to live independently for as long as possible. Some of the services offered by the volunteers include chore assistance, minor home repairs, grocery shopping, friendly visits, transportation and paperwork organizing. Services are organized for a time and day that suits the volunteers. There is no charge for any of the services provided.

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.