The city of Lincoln is located about 24 miles from Sacramento and is considered part of the Sacramento metropolitan area. Seniors who like wine and beer tasting will find a wide range of tasting venues in the Placer Valley. The area is home to a number of excellent golf courses and offers a range of scenic outdoor activities. Lincoln has a population of 48,275, and 26.9% of residents are over the age of 65.

The city of Lincoln offers a number of quality home health care programs for its senior community. According to the Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2020, the average cost of homemaker services is $5,863 per month, and the average cost of home health aide services is $5,863 per month. Both of these services cost more in Lincoln than the national average, which is $4,481 for homemaker services and $4,576 for home health aide services. 

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

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

2020

Home Instead – Auburn, CA

11899 Edgewood Rd, Suite E, Auburn, CA, 95603

The H.I. Team helped us facilitate the in home services and care and made the transition easy for us!
The H.I. Team helped us facilitate the in home services and care and made the transition easy for us!

Partners in Care

500 Wall Street, Auburn, CA, 95603

We’re using Partners in Care. The biggest things they offered has been good assessment and good recommendations for what I need to have for my friend. The staffing on all the shifts has been good. So … (read more)
We’re using Partners in Care. The biggest things they offered has been good assessment and good recommendations for what I need to have for my friend. The staffing on all the shifts has been good. So … (read more)

Always Best Care of Sacramento

1406 Blue Oaks Blvd., Ste. 175, Roseville, CA, 95747

Always Best Care (in Roseville, CA) has been a great help to my family and I. Very polite, patient, and kind organization. Highly recommended. Thank you for all you do!
Always Best Care (in Roseville, CA) has been a great help to my family and I. Very polite, patient, and kind organization. Highly recommended. Thank you for all you do!

Welcome Home Care– Sacramento

1900 Point West Way Suite 196, Sacramento, CA, 95815

We hired Welcome HomeCare for my father. So far, we’re happy with everything. The caregiver comes three days a week, four hours a day, and provides Dad companionship, brain building games for dementia … (read more)
We hired Welcome HomeCare for my father. So far, we’re happy with everything. The caregiver comes three days a week, four hours a day, and provides Dad companionship, brain building games for dementia … (read more)

SYNERGY HomeCare of Roseville

2007-B Opportunity Drive, Roseville, CA, 95678

Synergy has been very good. Although lately I’ve had a variety of caregivers, they’ve all been satisfactory. I only had a couple of experiences that weren’t really wonderful but was fixed right away. … (read more)
Synergy has been very good. Although lately I’ve had a variety of caregivers, they’ve all been satisfactory. I only had a couple of experiences that weren’t really wonderful but was fixed right away. … (read more)

Senior Helpers – Lincoln CA

900 Sterling Pkwy #30, Lincoln, CA, 95648

Senior Helpers® is the nation’s premier provider of in-home senior care, with locations all across the country. Our services range from specialized care for those with chronic diseases to companion s … (read more)
Senior Helpers® is the nation’s premier provider of in-home senior care, with locations all across the country. Our services range from specialized care for those with chronic diseases to companion s … (read more)

Firstlight Home Care Of South Placer County

775 Sunrise Ave. #130, Roseville, CA, 95661

Companion Care (meal prep, light housekeeping, medication reminders, etc.) <p></p> Personal Care (help with bathing, toileting, dressing, etc.) <p></p> Advanced Care (bed baths, transfers, behavio … (read more)
Companion Care (meal prep, light housekeeping, medication reminders, etc.) <p></p> Personal Care (help with bathing, toileting, dressing, etc.) <p></p> Advanced Care (bed baths, transfers, behavio … (read more)

Right at Home South Placer

5842 Lonetree Blvd, Rocklin, CA, 95765

<p>Right at Home provides in-home caregiving services for thousands of families across the nation. We offer companionship and help with everyday tasks that have become challenging for an aging person. … (read more)
<p>Right at Home provides in-home caregiving services for thousands of families across the nation. We offer companionship and help with everyday tasks that have become challenging for an aging person. … (read more)

HomeCare Professionals – Sacramento CA

2865 Sunrise Blvd , Suite 107, Citrus Heights, CA, 95742

At HomeCare Professionals we put the needs of our clients and their families first. The process for putting a successful care plan in place can vary with each client. Often our client’s urgency dict … (read more)
At HomeCare Professionals we put the needs of our clients and their families first. The process for putting a successful care plan in place can vary with each client. Often our client’s urgency dict … (read more)

Golden Years In Home Senior Care – Roseville

420 Folsom Rd # A-10, Roseville, CA, 95678

<p>At Golden years, we understand how difficult it can be to find the right caregiver. For this reason, when you call Golden Years you can expect attentive compassionate service, from start to finish- … (read more)
<p>At Golden years, we understand how difficult it can be to find the right caregiver. For this reason, when you call Golden Years you can expect attentive compassionate service, from start to finish- … (read more)

ApexCare

1333 Howe Av, Sacramento, CA, 95825

We have had a fantastic experience with Apexcare. The office staff are always so nice and helpful. They had some problems with getting a caregiver a couple times, but they always figured it out. The c … (read more)
We have had a fantastic experience with Apexcare. The office staff are always so nice and helpful. They had some problems with getting a caregiver a couple times, but they always figured it out. The c … (read more)

2017, 2018, 2019

Live Well at Home by Eskaton – Roseville, Ca

1640 Eskaton Loop , Roseville, CA, 95747

Katrina has proved to be competent and reliable, but does not show initiative or a sense of caring, forthcoming nature.
Katrina has proved to be competent and reliable, but does not show initiative or a sense of caring, forthcoming nature.

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)

Absolute Care Providers Inc

1968 S. Coast Hwy Ste 3995, Laguna Beach, CA, 92651

I go through them to take care of my mother, she has had dementia for 4 years and they have been there every step of the way, they stay the night with her and are there for EVERYTHING! They are very r … (read more)
I go through them to take care of my mother, she has had dementia for 4 years and they have been there every step of the way, they stay the night with her and are there for EVERYTHING! They are very r … (read more)

Lighthouse Living Services Inc

3600 Power Inn Rd # H, Sacramento, CA, 95826

The quality of care for my mother was great. I would recommend Lighthouse to anyone needing a responsive and responsible assisted living service.
The quality of care for my mother was great. I would recommend Lighthouse to anyone needing a responsive and responsible assisted living service.

Harmony Home Care

5060 Robert J Mathews Pkwy, Suite #104, El Dorado Hills, CA, 95762

This company give good service. and very professional. They have wonderful caregivers like Rhondalyn. She’s very nice, attentive, kind and super helpful. Highly recommended.
This company give good service. and very professional. They have wonderful caregivers like Rhondalyn. She’s very nice, attentive, kind and super helpful. Highly recommended.

Interim HealthCare of Sacramento, CA

2255 Watt Ave., Sacramento, CA, 95825

I LOVE Interim! They have been great for my family. When my father was starting to get ill, we decided we didn’t want to put him in a home. We want to keep him at home and we felt he would do better t … (read more)
I LOVE Interim! They have been great for my family. When my father was starting to get ill, we decided we didn’t want to put him in a home. We want to keep him at home and we felt he would do better t … (read more)

Quality In-Home Care Specialists

1166 Broadway, Ste. T, Placerville, CA, 95667

We’re using Quality In-Home Care Specialists for my mom. The service is OK, but they don’t call me when they’re switching people or when people don’t show up. They have employees that they only pay mi … (read more)
We’re using Quality In-Home Care Specialists for my mom. The service is OK, but they don’t call me when they’re switching people or when people don’t show up. They have employees that they only pay mi … (read more)

Help At Home Senior Care

255 Elm Avenue, Auburn, CA, 95603

We’re using Help at Home Senior Care for my sister. They’re very good and always on time. They help her with cleaning, meals, and physical therapy. The caregiver is kind and patient. We have them for … (read more)
We’re using Help at Home Senior Care for my sister. They’re very good and always on time. They help her with cleaning, meals, and physical therapy. The caregiver is kind and patient. We have them for … (read more)

Home Helpers of Gold Country

8700 Auburn Folsom Rd, Ste. 600, Granite Bay, CA, 95746

The owner pads the bill adding 15 minute increments to the actual hours several times a month. The employees might show up or might not. The owner does not even text the client to let you know to make … (read more)
The owner pads the bill adding 15 minute increments to the actual hours several times a month. The employees might show up or might not. The owner does not even text the client to let you know to make … (read more)

Lincoln 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 Lincoln:

Senior Nutrition

Address: 12183 Locksley Lane, Suite 205, Auburn, CA 95602
Phone Number: (530) 878-5718

Seniors First is a nonprofit organization that provides meals at senior cafes in Auburn and Lincoln and runs the Meals on Wheels program in the region. The senior cafes serve a hot, nutritious lunch each day, and seniors are encouraged to socialize and experience a sense of community. There is no charge for the meals but donations are appreciated. Free transport is available to the senior cafes. The Meals on Wheels services delivers one meal a day to homebound seniors who are unable to cook for themselves. Volunteers deliver the meals and provide a social check service for the seniors at the same time. There is a charge for the meals, but no one will be turned away if they cannot afford the fees.

Adult Day Care and Respite

Address: Twelve Bridges Library, 485 Twelve Bridges Drive, Lincoln, CA 95648
Phone Number: (530) 889-9500

The Recreation and Respite Adult Day Program is operated by Senior First. The goal of the program is to provide a change of pace for seniors with physical or cognitive impairments and to give their caregivers respite. Caregivers can use the time to take care of their own needs or join the Caregiver Support group. Volunteers, personal care aides and staff members take care of the seniors from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. four days a week. The seniors partake in a range of activities, including arts and crafts, exercise classes, games and adventures with pets. There is a charge for this activity, but financial aid is available for those who qualify.

My Rides

Address: 12183 Locksley Lane, Suite 205, Auburn, CA 95602
Phone Number: (800) 878-9222

My Rides provides free transportation to seniors in the Placer County area. The drivers are all volunteers who offer door-to-door transport to assist seniors who are no longer able to drive themselves. Rides need to be booked at least 14 days in advance to ensure that a driver is available. The volunteer will pick the senior up at home and drive them to their destination. The driver will typically wait at the destination until the senior is finished before driving them home. Transport is provided to nonemergency medical appointments, grocery stores, banking and hair appointments.

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