Long Beach is a warm coastal city in Southern California. Local seniors can take part in outdoor activities, such as kayaking and bicycling, along the waterfront. Long Beach also features cultural attractions like the Aquarium of the Pacific and the Queen Mary floating museum. Numerous shopping destinations add to the city’s charm as does its pleasant climate. Long Beach is home to an estimated 462,628 people, and 11% of them are seniors aged 65 or older. The city is served by multiple health care facilities, including the favorably rated MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center.

Long Beach’s seniors can take advantage of a range of desirable home health care programs. The Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2019 reports that in Long Beach, the average cost for both homemaker and home health aide services is $5,243 per month, which is higher than the national averages of $4,290 for homemaker services and $4,385 for home health aide services.

Note: Home care cost data was not available for Long 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 Long 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 Long Beach, CA

2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Assistance in Home Care

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

My dad was in a downward spiral, he wasn’t eating or taking his medication, but he is doing better now. I like the confidence and security that someone is there to take care of my dad.
My dad was in a downward spiral, he wasn’t eating or taking his medication, but he is doing better now. I like the confidence and security that someone is there to take care of my dad.

2019, 2020

Nu Care Long Beach

13950 Milton Ave. Ste 404, Westminster, CA, 92683

I’m very happy with Nu Care for my mom. They’re excellent. The caregiver is caring and thoughtful. She goes out of her way to help and is just very mindful of her job. She works 30 hours a week. They’ … (read more)
I’m very happy with Nu Care for my mom. They’re excellent. The caregiver is caring and thoughtful. She goes out of her way to help and is just very mindful of her job. She works 30 hours a week. They’ … (read more)

2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Right at Home West Orange County

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

I could not have done it without them. I liked that I was able to be with my husband before he passed. They were experienced and professional.
I could not have done it without them. I liked that I was able to be with my husband before he passed. They were experienced and professional.

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)

Blue Horizon Private Home Care

1803 Termino ave 2205 , Long Beach, CA, 90815

Quality Time Quality Care Quality People <p></p> At Blue Horizon Private Home Care we specialized in excellent customer service, one on one support, companionship and ensuring that our client is saf … (read more)
Quality Time Quality Care Quality People <p></p> At Blue Horizon Private Home Care we specialized in excellent customer service, one on one support, companionship and ensuring that our client is saf … (read more)

Comfort Keepers of Buena Park

7342 Orangethorpe Ave, , Ste B-111, Buena Park, CA, 90621

Locally owned and operated, Comfort Keepers of Buena Park and Lakewood, CA seeks to preserve the independence and safety of seniors in Orange and Los Angeles County, CA. <p></p> Amidst the Coronavir … (read more)
Locally owned and operated, Comfort Keepers of Buena Park and Lakewood, CA seeks to preserve the independence and safety of seniors in Orange and Los Angeles County, CA. <p></p> Amidst the Coronavir … (read more)

Comfort Keepers of La Mirada

11900 La Mirada Blvd Ste 10, La Mirada, CA, 90638

Comfort Keepers provides award-winning in-home care for seniors and adults who need assistance at home. Our expert-trained home care aides let your loved one remain at home for as long as safely possi … (read more)
Comfort Keepers provides award-winning in-home care for seniors and adults who need assistance at home. Our expert-trained home care aides let your loved one remain at home for as long as safely possi … (read more)

Senior Helpers of Long Beach

3450 East Spring Street, Suite 112, Long Beach, CA, 90806


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)

Hank

111 Fulton St, Apt 707 , New York, NY, 10038

Hank is a caregiving solution that helps your parents receive services and care at home, across all 50 states. Through a personalized care plan, Hank takes care of everyday tasks for your loved ones, … (read more)
Hank is a caregiving solution that helps your parents receive services and care at home, across all 50 states. Through a personalized care plan, Hank takes care of everyday tasks for your loved ones, … (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!

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.

Loving Hearts Private Care, Inc

11616 Hawthorne Blvd., Suite 201, Hawthorne, CA, 90250

I love this company and what they have to offer with professionalism and integrity! i recomend them to anyone looking for someone to treat their family as their own!
I love this company and what they have to offer with professionalism and integrity! i recomend them to anyone looking for someone to treat their family as their own!

Smile Senior Care Inc.

3786 La Crescenta Ave Suite – 205, Glendale, CA, 91208

Smile Senior Care helped me cope and improve my anxiety. My caregiver gives me outstanding care. She is great in preparing meals to keep me nourished, keeps the house clean, promotes a positive atmosp … (read more)
Smile Senior Care helped me cope and improve my anxiety. My caregiver gives me outstanding care. She is great in preparing meals to keep me nourished, keeps the house clean, promotes a positive atmosp … (read more)

Helping Hands Senior Foundation

14320 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA, 91423

I cannot say enough about Sean M, Founder at Helping Hands at Helping Hands Senior Foundation. Sean M. is very professional and truly cares about seniors and providing the best in-home care to seniors … (read more)
I cannot say enough about Sean M, Founder at Helping Hands at Helping Hands Senior Foundation. Sean M. is very professional and truly cares about seniors and providing the best in-home care to seniors … (read more)

We Care Home Care

10747 Wilshire Blvd. #507, Los Angeles, CA, 90024

Living on the East Coast, it was impossible to watch over and care for my aging aunt who lives in Southern California. After investigating various placement agencies, I decided to give "We Care Home C … (read more)
Living on the East Coast, it was impossible to watch over and care for my aging aunt who lives in Southern California. After investigating various placement agencies, I decided to give "We Care Home C … (read more)

Angel Connection Nursing Services

4401 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 405, Long Beach, CA, 90807

Rating our Angels from Angel Connection Nursing Services with 5 stars! They are part of our family. Easy and simple way of getting their service, you phone them, and they help you. Definitely get care … (read more)
Rating our Angels from Angel Connection Nursing Services with 5 stars! They are part of our family. Easy and simple way of getting their service, you phone them, and they help you. Definitely get care … (read more)

Long 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 Long Beach:

Meals on Wheels of Long Beach

Address: P.O. Box 15688, Long Beach, CA 90815
Phone Number: (562) 439-5000

Founded in 1971, Meals on Wheels of Long Beach delivers nutritional meals to seniors at home. Monday through Friday, the organization provides two meals per day, including a dessert and beverage. The meals are locally prepared with fresh ingredients. The base fee for meal delivery is $8.25 per day; however, donor-provided subsidies are available in certain situations.

The LGBTQ Center Long Beach

Address: 2017 E. 4th St., Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone Number: (562) 434-4455

The LGBTQ Center Long Beach runs a variety of programs aimed at older LGBTQ adults. It provides case management and supportive services. The organization also organizes support groups that seniors can take part in, and it shares resources that help seniors fight isolation and remain active. Additionally, it facilitates activities like coffee talks, bingo and watch parties.

Rebuilding Together Long Beach

Address: P.O. Box 3823, Long Beach, CA 90805
Phone Number: (562) 490-3802

Rebuilding Together Long Beach makes energy-efficient upgrades and accessibility modifications to local homes. It also performs repairs. The organization’s services are free. One of its programs, Safe at Home, specifically focuses on individuals aged 62 and older. The organization can construct ramps and perform electrical and plumbing work. It may also handle rodent elimination, painting and clutter cleanup.

Heart of Ida

Address: 1150 E. 4th St., Long Beach, CA 90802
Phone Number: (562) 570-3548

Heart of Ida is a nonprofit organization focused on helping seniors maintain their independence. It runs a social call program that aims to fight off feelings of loneliness and social isolation among seniors. Additionally, the organization provides a dog-walking service to help seniors keep their pets at home for as long as they can. During the holiday season, the organization delivers cards and packages of personal hygiene items. Minor home repair services are also available from Heart of Ida.

In-Home Supportive Services

Address: 2707 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90007
Phone Number: (213) 744-4477

California’s seniors may be eligible for In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS). Administered by Los Angeles County, the IHSS program helps seniors hire caregivers to visit their homes to provide assistance with certain activities of daily living as determined on a case-by-case basis. Seniors must be eligible for Medi-Cal benefits and meet certain other requirements, and an interview with a social worker occurs as part of the application process.

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.