Situated on the banks of the Mississippi River, Baton Rouge ranked second among cities in Louisiana in Caring’s 2022 Senior Living Report. This report ranks cities based on 46 factors pertinent to seniors. Baton Rouge earned its ranking for its lower housing costs, availability of subsidized housing, cleaner air and high percentage of ADA-accessible public transit stations and vehicles. Seniors also have access to the regionally ranked Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center. Older adults aging in place in their homes pay an average monthly home care cost of $3,813 in Baton Rouge, per Genworth’s 2021 Cost of Care Survey. Home care offers personal care services but not skilled nursing care like home health.
Below we’ve compiled a comprehensive directory of every home care provider in the Baton Rouge area – complete with services offered and reviews from families who’ve actually used the service. In addition to our in-depth provider listings, we’ve compiled resources to help seniors and their families to access all the tools they need to age in place safely and gracefully.