Located along the San Joaquin River in California’s Central Valley, Stockton is a city that offers a unique blend of urban attractions and outdoor beauty. Seniors can explore its vibrant culture and rich history with visits to attractions such as Haggin Museum, connect with nature at Oak Grove Regional Park or enjoy a variety of shopping, dining and entertainment along the pedestrian-friendly Miracle Mile. The city is home to over 312,000 residents, 11.9% of whom are aged 65 and older, and it offers a variety of programs to serve this demographic, including Over 50 and Fabulous, which provides fun daily activities and monthly events at local community centers.

According to the Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2020, the average cost of both homemaker services and home health aide services in Stockton is $5,243 per month. While higher than the national median, these costs actually fall below the California state averages of $5,529 per month for the same services.

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

Best Home Care, Inc

26236 Industrial Blvd, Hayward, CA, 94545

While I was out-of-state on a long planned vacation my mother experienced some life changing situation requiring around the clock home care. I contacted Best Home Care and I was very pleased with the … (read more)
While I was out-of-state on a long planned vacation my mother experienced some life changing situation requiring around the clock home care. I contacted Best Home Care and I was very pleased with the … (read more)

Home Instead – Stockton, CA

1151 W Robinhood Dr, Suite B7, Stockton, CA, 95207

I and my family cannot thank Home Instead enough for their great service, compassion and caring during my Mom’s final weeks of Hospice care at home. Mia is an absolute treasure and immediately bonded … (read more)
I and my family cannot thank Home Instead enough for their great service, compassion and caring during my Mom’s final weeks of Hospice care at home. Mia is an absolute treasure and immediately bonded … (read more)


Always Best Care Serving Stockton, Lodi, Lathrop and Manteca

110 N. San Joaquin St. 2nd Floor , Stockton, CA, 95202

Since 1996, the compassionate caregivers from Always Best Care have helped thousands of families with non-medical in-home care needs. We provide free consultations and are dedicated to exceeding your … (read more)
Since 1996, the compassionate caregivers from Always Best Care have helped thousands of families with non-medical in-home care needs. We provide free consultations and are dedicated to exceeding your … (read more)

Provident Care Home Care – Modesto, CA

1025 14th Street , Modesto, CA, 95354

I felt confident that I had a reliable and consistent person that could check on my dad and that helped take the stress off my brother and me. I liked that they have communicated well with me and it … (read more)
I felt confident that I had a reliable and consistent person that could check on my dad and that helped take the stress off my brother and me. I liked that they have communicated well with me and it … (read more)

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)

Provident Care Home Care

2950 Buskirk Avenue Suite 155, Walnut Creek, CA, 94597

They have enabled me to have time and take care of other business with the banks. The people that come are very nice.
They have enabled me to have time and take care of other business with the banks. The people that come are very nice.

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)

Access Home Care

P.O Box 4901, Modesto, CA, 95352

We have hired Access Home Care to help my son with a spinal cord injury. Because of his spinal cord surgery, his BP is very erratic. He could get in the wheelchair and transfer himself, but the caregi … (read more)
We have hired Access Home Care to help my son with a spinal cord injury. Because of his spinal cord surgery, his BP is very erratic. He could get in the wheelchair and transfer himself, but the caregi … (read more)

Visiting Angels

3453 Brookside Rd #C, , Stockton, CA, 95219

We got Visiting Angels for my mother, and we were happy with them. However, I was rotating the caregivers because I did not want anybody in her home that was getting too comfortable. They were there f … (read more)
We got Visiting Angels for my mother, and we were happy with them. However, I was rotating the caregivers because I did not want anybody in her home that was getting too comfortable. They were there f … (read more)

Aging Happy Home Care,LLC

2401 E. Orangeburg Ave. Suite 675, Modesto, CA, 95355

Aging Happy, your staff is such a blessing to our family. Mom has been much happier and more active now that she has a caregiver. Keep up the good work!!!!!
Aging Happy, your staff is such a blessing to our family. Mom has been much happier and more active now that she has a caregiver. Keep up the good work!!!!!

Interim Health Care

1521 N. Carpenter Road Ste D1, Modesto, CA, 95351

My husband has a stroke, so he can’t function like any other normal person he eats with a tube, has catheter, can’t get up without assistance the caregivers give him the proper hygiene care and … (read more)
My husband has a stroke, so he can’t function like any other normal person he eats with a tube, has catheter, can’t get up without assistance the caregivers give him the proper hygiene care and … (read more)

Aslec Home Care Aide

58 Mahogany Dr , South San Francisco, CA, 94080

the caregiver for my mom is from Aslec home care aide. they treated my mom and I like family member. So sad not to work with them because my mother pass away last year. i myself will hire them next t … (read more)
the caregiver for my mom is from Aslec home care aide. they treated my mom and I like family member. So sad not to work with them because my mother pass away last year. i myself will hire them next t … (read more)

Interim HealthCare of Stockton, CA

5250 Claremont Ave, Suite 121, Stockton, CA, 95207

Interim HealthCare came in to the house and my mom was bedfast. Sometimes she could sit in a wheelchair. They cleaned her room, they fed her, and they gave her medications. They were really good. The … (read more)
Interim HealthCare came in to the house and my mom was bedfast. Sometimes she could sit in a wheelchair. They cleaned her room, they fed her, and they gave her medications. They were really good. The … (read more)

Addus HomeCare

817 Coffee Rd, B-2, Modesto, CA, 95355

My mother has Alzheimers and my father-in-law was in needed help. We found Addus home care. The woman who comes to help is okay. She is there part-time for now. She helps with showers and lite la … (read more)
My mother has Alzheimers and my father-in-law was in needed help. We found Addus home care. The woman who comes to help is okay. She is there part-time for now. She helps with showers and lite la … (read more)

Alegre Home Care – Marin

4340 Redwood Hwy, Ste F123 , San Rafael, CA, 94903


Alegre Home Care – Stockton

4661 Quail Lakes Drive, Ste. B-2 , Stockton, CA, 95207


ApexCare

1803 W. March Lane, Ste. N, Stockton, CA, 95207


AMERICAS SENIOR CARE

1806 W. Kettleman Lane, Suite L, Lodi, CA, 95242


Maxim Healthcare Modesto, CA

1620 N. Carpenter Rd, Suite C-19, Stockton, CA, 95351


Stockton 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 Stockton:

In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)

Address: 333 E. Washington Street, Stockton, CA 95202
Phone Number: (209) 468-1000

San Joaquin County’s In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) helps seniors age 65 and older pay for services so that they can remain living safely in their homes. Some of the services provided include housekeeping, cleaning, meal preparation, laundry and grocery shopping, as well as assistance with personal care services and accompaniment to medical appointments.

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)

Address: 333 E. Washington Street, Stockton, CA 95202
Phone Number: (209) 468-1000

Seniors facing the burden of high energy costs can receive financial assistance through San Joaquin County’s Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP), which applies credits to seniors’ utility bills. This program is available to seniors aged 60 and older. Seniors receive information and tips about energy conservation and managing energy levels.

Meals on Wheels

Address: 102 S. San Joaquin Street, Stockton CA 95202
Phone Number: (209) 468-1104 

Seniors in San Joaquin County who are aged 60 and older and are homebound can receive nutritious meals and personal contact through the Meals on Wheels program. Volunteers deliver a package of five frozen meals once per week along with fresh milk and fruit. All meals are designed to be low in fat, salt and sugar to support seniors’ health. While a donation is suggested, the service is free of charge.

Title III Services

Address: 1106 N. El Dorado Street, Stockton, CA 95202
Phone Number: (209) 444-5900

Title III Services is a program hosted by the Catholic Charities Diocese of Stockton to help seniors comfortably age in place. Representatives contact participants on a weekly basis to determine their needs. Services offered include light housekeeping, laundry and assistance with bathing and dressing. The program also offers respite care services to support seniors’ primary caregivers. This program is available to seniors residing in San Joaquin County who are 60 years of age or older.

Elders’ Program

Address: 338 E. Market Street Stockton CA, 95202
Phone Number: (209) 941-0701

Run by the Fathers and Families of San Joaquin, the Elders’ Program works to support seniors’ mental wellness and health and help them age safely and comfortably in their own homes while maintaining a connection to the community. Services it offers include home visits, accompaniment to appointments, health care support, education and intergenerational socialization. The program also provides free hot meals and social activities at the program’s downtown center five days a week.

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.