Santa Clarita, a city north of Los Angeles, has a rich history that dates back to circa 450 AD. For seniors who enjoy history and nature, there is plenty to see, including Vasquez Rocks, which features 932 acres of rock formations and Tataviam Indian sites. For wine lovers, Reyes Winery offers a beautiful location to take visiting loved ones. Ranked as the number one city for retirement in Southern California, Santa Clarita has a population of 212,979, 11.7% of whom are age 65 and older. The senior community in Santa Clarita has access to a range of excellent health care facilities, such as the Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital.

Santa Clarita has a number of different home health care options for its seniors. The Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2020 states that the average cost of homemaker services in Santa Clarita is $5,434, which is higher than the national average of $4,481. The average cost of home health aides in Santa Clarita is $5,529, higher than the national average of $4,576.

Note: Home care cost data was not available for Santa Clarita, 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 Santa Clarita 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 Santa Clarita, CA

2020

JFS Care

330 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90036

The aides care about my husband. They help him walk and eat. This agency is really helpful in everything they do.
The aides care about my husband. They help him walk and eat. This agency is really helpful in everything they do.

2017, 2018

1Heart Caregiver Services

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

We hired 1Heart Caregiver Services for my husband. He comes twice a week, four hours a week, and if that person is on vacation then he sends back up. It’s good in a way. I can go on my errands.
We hired 1Heart Caregiver Services for my husband. He comes twice a week, four hours a week, and if that person is on vacation then he sends back up. It’s good in a way. I can go on my errands.

Holistic Care Options Inc.

8700 Reseda Blvd suite 203 , Northridge, CA, 91324

I am very impressed with the care provided to my Mom. She has had many caregivers but non as talented, loving or as knowledgeable. I’m am very thankful for the tender love and care Mom was give … (read more)
I am very impressed with the care provided to my Mom. She has had many caregivers but non as talented, loving or as knowledgeable. I’m am very thankful for the tender love and care Mom was give … (read more)

Home Instead – Santa Clarita, CA

28542 Constellation Dr, Unit A, Santa Clarita, CA, 91355

I have been a client for 3 years. My needs have changed and Home Instead is always able to provide competent, skilled caregivers to meet those needs. They help me care for my 2 cats and bird. They are … (read more)
I have been a client for 3 years. My needs have changed and Home Instead is always able to provide competent, skilled caregivers to meet those needs. They help me care for my 2 cats and bird. They are … (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)

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)

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)

2019, 2020

Home Care Assistance Santa Clarita

28309 Newhall Ranch Road, Valencia, CA, 91355

They could have better communication with me. They could have better service with appointments.
They could have better communication with me. They could have better service with appointments.

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!

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.

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)

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)

Choice Home Care

14101 Valleyheart Dr. Suite 200 , #303 , #303, North Hills, CA, 91423

Hired a caregiver from Choice Home Care after our mother returned from the hospital after a minor surgery, We did not want her being alone during the day while we work and Choice sent us Lupita who wa … (read more)
Hired a caregiver from Choice Home Care after our mother returned from the hospital after a minor surgery, We did not want her being alone during the day while we work and Choice sent us Lupita who wa … (read more)

HomeHero

725 Arizona Ave., Santa Monica, CA, 90401

I employed the services of Home Hero to hire a caregiver for my mother last Fall. We were matched with a sweet young lady named ROsemary who was very kind-heartedf and punctual. Loved everything about … (read more)
I employed the services of Home Hero to hire a caregiver for my mother last Fall. We were matched with a sweet young lady named ROsemary who was very kind-heartedf and punctual. Loved everything about … (read more)

Home Care Services Santa Clarita

23340 Cinema Drive, Ste 5, Santa Clarita, CA, 91355

I got Home Care Services for one and a half months now. The caregiver is excellent, and I’m very happy. She helps in washing her hair and cutting her toenails. They’re on time and reliable, and the co … (read more)
I got Home Care Services for one and a half months now. The caregiver is excellent, and I’m very happy. She helps in washing her hair and cutting her toenails. They’re on time and reliable, and the co … (read more)

Lido Senior Care

22431 Antonio Pkwy Suite B-160-143, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, 92688

Hate to say it, but I needed a last minute "sitter" for my dad. I called Lido Senior Care and they were able to come in one weekend and be with my father. The caregiver they sent over was a nice young … (read more)
Hate to say it, but I needed a last minute "sitter" for my dad. I called Lido Senior Care and they were able to come in one weekend and be with my father. The caregiver they sent over was a nice young … (read more)

A-1 Home Care Agency

2400 West Coast Highway, Suite 5, Newport Beach, CA, 92663

We’re doing good; we’ve got somebody from A-A Home Care living with my dad. The caregiver is great, and the agency is really good to work with. Everyone that they brought was good, and the person … (read more)
We’re doing good; we’ve got somebody from A-A Home Care living with my dad. The caregiver is great, and the agency is really good to work with. Everyone that they brought was good, and the person … (read more)

Medics On Wheels – Los Angeles, CA

18546 Sherman Way #106, Los Angeles, CA, 91335

I was really impressed with the quality of the service that Medics On Wheels provides. From someone always picking up the phone, to having someone young, strong and motivated medical staff to help me … (read more)
I was really impressed with the quality of the service that Medics On Wheels provides. From someone always picking up the phone, to having someone young, strong and motivated medical staff to help me … (read more)

Santa Clarita 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 Santa Clarita:

Bella Vida Meal Service

Address: 27180 Golden Valley Road Santa Clarita, CA 91350
Phone Number: (661) 259-9444

The Bella Vida Meal Service is a food program that is funded by the federal Older Americans Act and run by the SCV Senior Center. The program provides seniors age 60 years or older with fresh boxed lunches, which can be picked up Monday to Friday between 11 a.m and 1 p.m. Participants are asked to donate a suggested $3.50 if they can, and all meals meet nutritional standards.

Adult Day Program

Address: 27180 Golden Valley Road Santa Clarita, CA 91350
Phone Number: (661) 259-9444

This program is organized by the SCV Senior Center and provides support and care to seniors with conditions such as Alzheimer’s dementia and Parkinson’s. The goal of the program is to provide social interaction and to help seniors stay as independent as possible to put off nursing home care.  Some of the activities offered include arts and crafts, gardening and pet therapy. The program runs from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm for $35 per day.

Home Energy Assistance Program

Address: 5729 E. Union Pacific Ave., Commerce, CA 90022
Phone Number: (323) 721-4162

The HEAP offers low-income households assistance with utility bills. Successful applicants will receive between $184 and $306 of credit towards their electricity, gas, wood or oil bills. The program is available to households that meet federal income requirements, and priority is given to households with elderly or disabled individuals. 

No-Cost Weatherization

Address: 5729 E. Union Pacific Ave., Commerce, CA 90022
Phone Number: (323) 721-4162

Through the LIHEAP program, Maravilla Foundation offers no-cost weatherization services to low-income families. The program provides services, such as attic insulation, furnace repair and minor home repairs to maximize energy efficiency and reduce utility bills. Eligibility is determined by calculating the household’s total income, energy bills and family size, and priority is given to families with seniors. 

Santa Clarita Valley Committee On Aging Inc.

Address: 27180 Golden Valley Road Santa Clarita, CA 91350
Phone Number: (661) 259-9444

This nonprofit organization was founded in 1972 and provides a full range of services for seniors in the Santa Clarita Community. There are 19 programs, which aim to increase independence, dignity and quality of life. Services include a meal delivery program and a full calendar of exercise classes and arts and crafts. 

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.