Surrounded by the rugged Verdugo Mountains, the Los Angeles suburb of Glendale, CA, holds an abundance of senior-friendly adventures including eccentric museums and galleries, a tantalizing collage of ethnic cuisines and thriving community arts and entertainment. This “Jewel City” is home to landmark Forest Lawn, 31-acre Brand Park and world-class shopping at the Americana. Adults aged 65 and over make up 17.1% of Glendale’s population of 199,303, and they have access to top-ranking hospitals, including Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center and USC Verdugo Hills Hospital.

In Glendale and the surrounding areas, there are plentiful programs providing a wide range of in-home services for aging in place. Seniors here pay a monthly average of $5,243 for either homemaker or home health aide services. They’re paying over $1,000 more per month than the national average of $4,290 for homemaker services and $4,385 for home health aide services.

Note: Home care cost data wasn’t available for Glendale, so data for the closest city, Los Angeles Area, was used.

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

2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Right at Home Glendale and Burbank

224 E. Olive Ave, Suite 304, Burbank, CA, 91502

Carmen takes care of my mother. She anticipates when tasks need to be done. Her outlook on life is positive and that spreads to everyone. She has also been flexible with her time and my moms needs. Sh … (read more)
Carmen takes care of my mother. She anticipates when tasks need to be done. Her outlook on life is positive and that spreads to everyone. She has also been flexible with her time and my moms needs. Sh … (read more)

2020

JFS Care

330 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90036

They try to have a relationship with me and they talk about schedules. I feel their support. They are good with the care they give me.
They try to have a relationship with me and they talk about schedules. I feel their support. They are good with the care they give me.

2017, 2018

1Heart Caregiver Services

18455 Burbank Blvd., Suite 210, Los Angeles, CA, 91356

The caregiver showed up over an hour late, went through the kitchen cupboards and refrigerator eating things rearranged furniture in the living room and changed channel settings on the tv. Complaint a … (read more)
The caregiver showed up over an hour late, went through the kitchen cupboards and refrigerator eating things rearranged furniture in the living room and changed channel settings on the tv. Complaint a … (read more)

Home Instead – Pasadena, CA

200 E Del Mar Blvd, Suite 350, Pasadena, CA, 91105

The staff Is supportive with continued follow up on the quality of care for my mom. The caregiver is a real gem, Home Instead took great care in matching my mom with the right person.
The staff Is supportive with continued follow up on the quality of care for my mom. The caregiver is a real gem, Home Instead took great care in matching my mom with the right person.

Select Home Care Pasadena

1000 E. Walnut St #228, Pasadena, CA, 91006

I have been so overwhelmed caring for my Mom and making sure she gets the help she needs during the day and working. My Neighbor had used Select Home Care and recommended that I called them to help me … (read more)
I have been so overwhelmed caring for my Mom and making sure she gets the help she needs during the day and working. My Neighbor had used Select Home Care and recommended that I called them to help me … (read more)

Amazing Tender Love Home Care Agency

9520 Topanga Canyon Blvd Suite 204, Los Angeles, CA, 91311

Amazing Tender Love Home Care Agency (aka AmazingTL Home Care or ATLHC) is a non-medical home care agency serving the counties of Los Angeles and Ventura. The name of our agency says it all! We offer … (read more)
Amazing Tender Love Home Care Agency (aka AmazingTL Home Care or ATLHC) is a non-medical home care agency serving the counties of Los Angeles and Ventura. The name of our agency says it all! We offer … (read more)

Livewell Home Care

5855 Green Valley Circle, Suite 206, Ste. 107, Los Angeles, CA, 90066

I have a very high regard for the folks at LiveWell. When my mom had a stroke and we needed dependable and kind care for her 24/7, I was concerned that both the caregivers and the agency and office … (read more)
I have a very high regard for the folks at LiveWell. When my mom had a stroke and we needed dependable and kind care for her 24/7, I was concerned that both the caregivers and the agency and office … (read more)

Assisting Hearts Home Care – Agoura Hills, CA

29134 Roadside Dr Unit 103 , Agoura Hills, CA, 91301

I can’t say enough about Assisting Hearts. Robert said in the beginning that they wanted to be an extension of our family. They have exceeded my expectations. My dad’s caregiver, Randy, is so speci … (read more)
I can’t say enough about Assisting Hearts. Robert said in the beginning that they wanted to be an extension of our family. They have exceeded my expectations. My dad’s caregiver, Randy, is so speci … (read more)

Home Instead – Burbank, CA

3917 W Riverside Dr, 2nd Floor, Burbank, CA, 91505

Even when Assisted Living or Board & Care places are shutdown or not accepting any new residents due to the coronavirus, you can ALWAYS count on Home Instead to provide quality caretakers for your … (read more)
Even when Assisted Living or Board & Care places are shutdown or not accepting any new residents due to the coronavirus, you can ALWAYS count on Home Instead to provide quality caretakers for your … (read more)

Nu Care Glendale

28202 Cabot Road, Suite 300 , Laguna Niguel, CA, 92677

The only issue I see is that they seem to hire people who are far from where they have to work, so they tend to have car problems and that makes it so they’re late more often. We have a wonderful care … (read more)
The only issue I see is that they seem to hire people who are far from where they have to work, so they tend to have car problems and that makes it so they’re late more often. We have a wonderful care … (read more)

A Better Solution In Home Care Burbank

4100 West Alameda Avenue Suite 306, Burbank, CA, 91505

A Better Solution In Home Care has been helping individuals and families with their care needs since 2000. We have a full service staff available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Our staff are exper … (read more)
A Better Solution In Home Care has been helping individuals and families with their care needs since 2000. We have a full service staff available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Our staff are exper … (read more)

Avid Hospice Inc.

12387 Lewis Street Suite 202 , Garden Grove, CA, 92840

At Avid Hospice Inc., we are committed to providing quality end of life care that optimizes comfort and dignity to our patients and their families. Our care is individualized, comprehensive and patien … (read more)
At Avid Hospice Inc., we are committed to providing quality end of life care that optimizes comfort and dignity to our patients and their families. Our care is individualized, comprehensive and patien … (read more)

Tandem Careplanning

1925 Century Park East Suite 1700 , Los Angeles, CA, 90067

Tandem Careplanning is a family-owned, LA-based caregiving company. We bring together care, dignity, professionalism, and technology to elevate the in-home care experience and create better outcomes f … (read more)
Tandem Careplanning is a family-owned, LA-based caregiving company. We bring together care, dignity, professionalism, and technology to elevate the in-home care experience and create better outcomes f … (read more)

EMPATHYHANDS HOMECARE, LLC

25350 Magic Mountain Pkwy, 300, Valencia, CA, 91355

At EMPATHYHND Home Care Services, we specialize in helping families cope with the challenges of aging parents. We know that most seniors prefer to age in a place close to their loved ones and want to … (read more)
At EMPATHYHND Home Care Services, we specialize in helping families cope with the challenges of aging parents. We know that most seniors prefer to age in a place close to their loved ones and want to … (read more)

24 Hour Caregivers

2659 Townsgate Rd. Ste. 210, Westlake Village, CA, 91361

24 Hour Caregivers provided excellent care for my mother in Los Angeles. Their caregivers and management staff were all very kind and attentive!
24 Hour Caregivers provided excellent care for my mother in Los Angeles. Their caregivers and management staff were all very kind and attentive!

Shining Star Home Care Inc.

1055 E. Colorado Blvd. 5th Floor , Pasadena, CA, 91106

I hired Shining Star Home Care Inc. for my mother. The staff themselves have been great, but it’s the caregiver. He called me and wanted to get money from me. I thought it was inappropriate and manipu … (read more)
I hired Shining Star Home Care Inc. for my mother. The staff themselves have been great, but it’s the caregiver. He called me and wanted to get money from me. I thought it was inappropriate and manipu … (read more)

Caring Companions At Home

881 Dover Drive, Suite 260, Newport Beach, CA, 92663

I am grateful. They have helped me with everything they do. I like that they have been very cooperative with my caregiver and me.
I am grateful. They have helped me with everything they do. I like that they have been very cooperative with my caregiver and me.

A Step Above Caregiving, LLC

3144 G St. Suite. 125-209, Merced, CA, 95340

The caregivers from A Step Above Caregiving, LLC pretty much do what we ask them to do. We have caregivers over during the night and they give her showers, wash her hair, and make sure she doesn’t fal … (read more)
The caregivers from A Step Above Caregiving, LLC pretty much do what we ask them to do. We have caregivers over during the night and they give her showers, wash her hair, and make sure she doesn’t fal … (read more)

Redan Home Health

2030 Main St. Suite 1300, Irvine, CA, 92614

great people and very helpful. they take care of my 92 year old father and doing a good job.
great people and very helpful. they take care of my 92 year old father and doing a good job.

BrightStar Care Pasadena

650 Sierra Madre Villa Ave., Pasadena, CA, 91107

It is a Godsend. It has made an incredible difference because we able to do something without having to check every 5 minutes. Their affiliation with Calper’s is very important. The management at Bri … (read more)
It is a Godsend. It has made an incredible difference because we able to do something without having to check every 5 minutes. Their affiliation with Calper’s is very important. The management at Bri … (read more)

Glendale 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 Glendale:

Quality Senior Services & Nutritional Meals Programs

Address: 201 E. Colorado St., Glendale, CA 91205
Phone number: (818) 548-3775

The City of Glendale’s Quality Senior Services & Nutritional Meals Programs are designed to meet the needs of frail elderly individuals who need help in maintaining their independence. Case managers devise individualized care plans and coordinate services accordingly. These services can include:

  • In-home services
  • Transportation
  • Home-delivered frozen meals
  • Legal services
  • Social Security and Medicare assistance

In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)

Address: 2707 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90007
Phone number: (888) 944-4477

Administered through the Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services, IHSS helps provide residential support to individuals aged 65 and older as an alternative to institutionalization. Once approved for the program, clients  can hire, train, supervise and terminate service providers who may be relatives, friends or registered providers through the Public Authority. IHSS authorizes assistance with: 

  • Personal care
  • House cleaning and laundry
  • Meal preparation
  • Laundry
  • Escort to medical appointments
  • Protective supervision for the mentally impaired

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power

Address: P.O. Box 51111, Los Angeles, CA 90051-0100
Phone number: (800) 342-5397

The LADWP offers discounts that make utility bills more affordable for eligible seniors. Adults aged 62 and older may qualify for a Senior Citizen Lifeline Rate, an income-based discount on their electric and/or water bills. Seniors may also receive a discount on essential life support devices, including but not limited to: respirators, dialysis machines, apnea monitors and motorized wheelchairs. Discounts are also available to individuals who provide a physician’s verification that additional heating and/or cooling is medically necessary.

Seniors Helping Seniors

Address: 8939 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Suite #350, Los Angeles, CA 90045
Phone number: (310) 878-2045

Seniors Helping Seniors Senior Home Care Services in the South Bay offers care and companionship from vetted, mature caregivers. These fellow seniors are matched to each client’s personality, preferences and needs. Clients receive support with:

  • Personal care
  • Mobility assistance 
  • Light housekeeping
  • Meal preparation
  • Transportation
  • Respite care
  • Overnight stays
  • Pet care
  • Safely and fall prevention
  • Memory care

Dial-A-Ride

Address: 633 E. Broadway, Room 209, Glendale, CA 91206
Phone number: (818) 548-3960

The City of Glendale offers Dial-A-Ride, a free or low-cost curb-to-curb transportation initiative for residents aged 65 and older and those with disabilities. Registrants can make reservations for medical and nonmedical trips. A personal care attendant accompanying a patron may ride for free. The van can accommodate clients in wheelchairs and multiple passengers.

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.