Huntington Beach, a suburb of Los Angeles, is ideal for seniors who want to live close to gorgeous beaches and the iconic Huntington Beach Pier. The community’s Pacific City mall has multiple stores and recreational activities, and sports enthusiasts can visit the International Surfing Museum. Huntington Beach, considered one of the top 10 happiest cities to live in the US, has a population of 199,223, 17.6% of whom are aged 65 and over. City seniors have access to first-rate health care facilities, including MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center and the Huntington Beach Hospital.

Huntington Beach has several high-quality home health care programs available for its senior community. According to Genworth Financial’s 2020 Cost of Care Survey, the average cost of homemaker services is $5,434 per month and the average cost of home health aide services is $5,529. These costs are higher than the national averages of  $4,481 for homemaker services and $4,576 for home health aide services.

Note: Home care cost data was not available for Huntington Beach, so data for the closest city, Los Angeles, was used.

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

2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022

Assistance in Home Care

12832 Valley View Street, Suite 211, Garden Grove, CA, 92845

Assistance in Home Care has made the client’s experience positive by being proactive. I like Assistance in Home Care because they found good caregivers for the client.
Assistance in Home Care has made the client’s experience positive by being proactive. I like Assistance in Home Care because they found good caregivers for the client.

2019, 2020, 2021, 2022

Right at Home Coastal Orange County

17155 Newhope St., Suite O, Fountain Valley, CA, 92708

She’s at my beck and call almost constantly. I can get in and out of bed comfortably. I like that they’re quick to respond to our needs.
She’s at my beck and call almost constantly. I can get in and out of bed comfortably. I like that they’re quick to respond to our needs.

2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022

Right at Home West Orange County

15061 Springdale St, Ste 203, Huntington Beach, CA, 92649

Without the services I wouldn’t have a life. They allow me to have someone that I trust to take care of my wife. They notify me if anything changes. They handled our situation very well.
Without the services I wouldn’t have a life. They allow me to have someone that I trust to take care of my wife. They notify me if anything changes. They handled our situation very well.

CareWorks Health Services

18682 Beach Blvd. #225, Huntington Beach, CA, 92648

She is willing to do anything to help us. She will take me for walks. I like my current caregiver.
She is willing to do anything to help us. She will take me for walks. I like my current caregiver.

Home Instead – Costa Mesa, CA

1500 Adams Ave, Suite 304, Costa Mesa, CA, 92626

The team is always professional, very kind an empathetic. Always easy to work with.
The team is always professional, very kind an empathetic. Always easy to work with.

Qualicare – Orange Coast

26381 Crown Valley Pkwy , Mission Viejo, CA, 92691

I have been meaning to write this review for almost a year. My dad has heart and circulation problems and my mom has Alzheimer’s. They still live alone in the family home. As my mom’s Alzheimer’s star … (read more)
I have been meaning to write this review for almost a year. My dad has heart and circulation problems and my mom has Alzheimer’s. They still live alone in the family home. As my mom’s Alzheimer’s star … (read more)

Homewatch Caregivers of Huntington Beach and Costa Mesa

20902 Brookhurst St., Suite 204, Huntington Beach, CA, 92646

Agency is rude and curt. Needs not met. I do no recommend
Agency is rude and curt. Needs not met. I do no recommend

Home Instead – Long Beach, CA

5500 E Atherton St, Suite 216, Long Beach, CA, 90815

Home Instead helps my sister with showering, washing her hair, brushing her teeth, and assisting with eating at restaurants. Darnicia, the lady who’s helping my sister, is scheduled for three days a w … (read more)
Home Instead helps my sister with showering, washing her hair, brushing her teeth, and assisting with eating at restaurants. Darnicia, the lady who’s helping my sister, is scheduled for three days a w … (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)

All Valley Home Care- San Diego CA- Corporate

3665 Ruffin Rd, Suite 103,, San Diego, CA, 92123

All Valley Home Care San Diego is very nice. I like them. I have caregivers come into my house and help me with my husband. In terms of billing and other things, they’re also very good, and I like the … (read more)
All Valley Home Care San Diego is very nice. I like them. I have caregivers come into my house and help me with my husband. In terms of billing and other things, they’re also very good, and I like the … (read more)

Nu Care Newport Beach

4590 MacArthur Blvd, Suite 500 , Newport Beach, CA, 92660

We hired Nu Care Newport Beach for my father-in-law and my mother-in-law. It’s been very good and we’ve hired them permanently. They assist him with routine stand-by bathing because he’s very unsure i … (read more)
We hired Nu Care Newport Beach for my father-in-law and my mother-in-law. It’s been very good and we’ve hired them permanently. They assist him with routine stand-by bathing because he’s very unsure i … (read more)

Golden Age Companions

130 Liberty, Newport Beach, CA, 92660

My mother was diagnosed with cancer and our family was devastated. The toll the chemo took on her body was awful and she was exhausted constantly. We were unable to leave her alone and needed help. … (read more)
My mother was diagnosed with cancer and our family was devastated. The toll the chemo took on her body was awful and she was exhausted constantly. We were unable to leave her alone and needed help. … (read more)

1Heart Caregiver Services – Orange County

1100 Orangethorpe Ave , Anaheim, CA, 92801

1Heart Caregiver Services is a non-medical in-home care company that specializes in providing caregiving services to the elderly and other adults who require some assistance in meeting their care need … (read more)
1Heart Caregiver Services is a non-medical in-home care company that specializes in providing caregiving services to the elderly and other adults who require some assistance in meeting their care need … (read more)

Tandem Careplanning

22287 Mulholland Highway, #606 , Calabasas, CA, 91302

Tandem Communities combines the best of traditional home-care with the peace of mind and flexibility of Assisted Living at a fraction of the cost. Our modern aging solution is a combination of human c … (read more)
Tandem Communities combines the best of traditional home-care with the peace of mind and flexibility of Assisted Living at a fraction of the cost. Our modern aging solution is a combination of human c … (read more)

Every’s Home Care – Los Angeles, CA

10940 Wilshire Blvd Suite 600 , Los Angeles, CA, 90024

Home Care Manager/Administrator assumes management responsibility for the fiscal and operational activities of the home care agency and is responsible for long-term planning, organizing, directing and … (read more)
Home Care Manager/Administrator assumes management responsibility for the fiscal and operational activities of the home care agency and is responsible for long-term planning, organizing, directing and … (read more)

Home Care Assistance – Corona Del Mar, CA

3734 E. Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA, 92625

We entered our relationship with this agency, in December 2020, with a good feeling based on the reviews. Don’t be fooled. We met with a good spokesperson for this agency, that is until things wen … (read more)
We entered our relationship with this agency, in December 2020, with a good feeling based on the reviews. Don’t be fooled. We met with a good spokesperson for this agency, that is until things wen … (read more)

BrightStar Care Huntington Beach

16052 Beach Blvd, Suite 160, Huntington Beach, CA, 92647

All of us are very happy with the services. We can have time to ourselves. She is in good hands. I like the quality of the care.
All of us are very happy with the services. We can have time to ourselves. She is in good hands. I like the quality of the care.

Caring Companions At Home

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

Amber has been extremely helpful in steering our family in the right direction for care; as well as listening to needs and making adjustments as needed. Our caretaker Ruth goes above and beyond to ma … (read more)
Amber has been extremely helpful in steering our family in the right direction for care; as well as listening to needs and making adjustments as needed. Our caretaker Ruth goes above and beyond to ma … (read more)

Interim HealthCare of Laguna Hills, CA

23601 Moulton Pkwy, Suite 221, Laguna Hills, CA, 92653

I highly recommend using the caregiving services of Interim Healthcare. They helped me take care of my mom after a hospital stay and assisted with going to doctor appointments for several weeks after. … (read more)
I highly recommend using the caregiving services of Interim Healthcare. They helped me take care of my mom after a hospital stay and assisted with going to doctor appointments for several weeks after. … (read more)

2019

Optimal Senior Care Solutions

1300 Bristol Street North Suite 100, Newport Beach, CA, 92660

Optimal truly lives up to it’s name. From the personal attention they gave us selecting a caregiver for my dad, to interactions with the supervisor Sheree and the company president Dan, to the day-to- … (read more)
Optimal truly lives up to it’s name. From the personal attention they gave us selecting a caregiver for my dad, to interactions with the supervisor Sheree and the company president Dan, to the day-to- … (read more)

Huntington Beach 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 Huntington Beach:

Huntington Beach Rehabilitation Program

Address: 2000 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Phone Number: (714) 536-5582

This program helps low-income households with general property improvements and structural repairs. Assistance is provided through loans with deferred payments and low interest rates. The program can lend up to $75,000, and grants up to $10,000 are available for smaller projects. To qualify, applicants must own their own home in Huntington Beach. Property owners must also have an acceptable credit score and meet income limits.

Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)

Address: 2389 Gateway Oaks Drive, Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95833
Phone Number: (916) 576-7109

Through this program, low-income homeowners and tenants can receive assistance addressing property safety issues and reducing their energy usage and utility bills. An initial energy audit is performed, and covered services include home insulation, window and water heater replacement, heating and air conditioning system maintenance and hole and crack repairs in doors, pipes and walls. Applicants must reside in California and meet household size and income limits. Preference is given to individuals with disabilities and seniors aged 60 or over.

Meals on Wheels of Orange County

Address: 18041 Goldenwest Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Phone Number: (714) 536-8404

Meals on Wheels delivers three meals per day to seniors aged 60 and older. The program is available from Monday to Friday, and the meals may include fresh or frozen foods. Eligible applicants must reside in Huntington Beach and be homebound, at-risk nutritionally or unable to cook and shop for food.

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

Address: ​2389 Gateway Oaks Drive, Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95833
Phone Number: (866) 675-6623

Through this federal program, eligible low-income households receive help with their energy-related needs, such as heating and cooling costs, bill payment and weatherization. Assistance is provided in the form of a cash grant, which doesn’t need to be repaid. Applicants must meet household size and income limits. An energy crisis program is offered for property owners and tenants in emergency situations, including the lack of fuel for appliances and the danger of utility service termination.

Senior Home Inspection Program

Address: 2000 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Phone Number: (714) 374-1615

This project helps seniors with home security, accident and burn prevention, fire safety and earthquake alertness. Volunteers offer free household inspections to ensure that property owners and tenants are safe during an emergency situation. The installation of smoke alarms is included at no cost. Eligible seniors must be aged 60 or older and live within the city limits.

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.

Checklist for determining the need for in-home care


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.

Talking with family and others about a loved one's needs