Washington, DC suburb Rockville, MD, is a treasure trove for seniors in search of abundant natural beauty, rich history and diverse shopping and dining experiences. Rock Creek Regional Park, the National Capital Trolley Museum  and the Woodlawn Manor Cultural Park are just a sampling of the city’s popular senior-friendly attractions. Ranked among the top 10 places to retire in Maryland, the city is home to 68,079 residents, 15.6% of whom are adults age 65 and older. Seniors here are close to multiple health care clinics and hospitals including Adventist Shady Grove Medical Center.

The senior community in Rockville is fortunate to have a host of high-quality home health care programs available through a variety of government and nonprofit agencies. According to the Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2019, people here pay an average of $4,576 per month for homemaker services and an average of $4,767 per month for home health aide services. Rockville seniors are paying more than the national averages for these services. Across the nation, monthly homemaker services average around $4,290 and monthly home health aide services average around $4,385.

Note: Home care cost data was not available for Rockville, so data for the closest city, Washington Area, DC was used.

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

2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Right at Home Montgomery County, MD

11821 Parklawn Drive, Suite 302, Rockville, MD, 20852

They helped me through my exercises. They were really informative at knowing how to help me.
They helped me through my exercises. They were really informative at knowing how to help me.

2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Home Instead – Montgomery County, Washington DC

2439 Linden Ln, Silver Spring, MD, 20910

Our family enjoys how nimbly Home Instead responds to requests for additional shifts. We also appreciate the quality of the care representatives sent to help our mother. We can gladly report that the … (read more)
Our family enjoys how nimbly Home Instead responds to requests for additional shifts. We also appreciate the quality of the care representatives sent to help our mother. We can gladly report that the … (read more)

Compassionate Healthcare Nursing Services

5411 Old Frederick Rd # 6a, Baltimore, MD, 21229

The provider has helped the most financially. The agency has done everything that was told to us that would be done. They have more or less done that with minimal intrusion and no follow ups needed … (read more)
The provider has helped the most financially. The agency has done everything that was told to us that would be done. They have more or less done that with minimal intrusion and no follow ups needed … (read more)

2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

2nd Family

1532 Liberty Road, Ste 105, Eldersburg, MD, 21784

We have been extremely pleased with 2nd Family for the care of our mother. We began using them after leaving another agency with poor service. 2nd Family is very efficient and always responsive. The … (read more)
We have been extremely pleased with 2nd Family for the care of our mother. We began using them after leaving another agency with poor service. 2nd Family is very efficient and always responsive. The … (read more)

HomeCare.com

7925 Jones Branch Dr., Suite LL 140, Mclean, VA, 22102


Nest & Care – Silver Spring, MD

1751 Elton Rd Ste 210 , Silver Spring, MD, 20903

At a time when mediocrity seems to be the new norm Nest and Care Home Health is a refreshing example of a company that really cares for its clients. In every instance they have gone the extra mile … (read more)
At a time when mediocrity seems to be the new norm Nest and Care Home Health is a refreshing example of a company that really cares for its clients. In every instance they have gone the extra mile … (read more)

Blessed Angels Home Healthcare Services

1806 Saint Georges Way, Mitchellville, MD, 20721

The care that Blessed Angels Home Healthcare Services provides for my mother is excellent. We have one caregiver who comes 7 days a week for 6-7 hours, and she has been wonderful. She helps prepare my … (read more)
The care that Blessed Angels Home Healthcare Services provides for my mother is excellent. We have one caregiver who comes 7 days a week for 6-7 hours, and she has been wonderful. She helps prepare my … (read more)

Comfi-Kare LLC

12 South Summit Ave, Suite 100 , Office #32, Gaithersburg, MD, 20877

We are a non-medical homecare agency that also provides 4 hours of registered nursing care while unboarding your caregiver of no charge to you. This way the nurse can provide the training necessary to … (read more)
We are a non-medical homecare agency that also provides 4 hours of registered nursing care while unboarding your caregiver of no charge to you. This way the nurse can provide the training necessary to … (read more)

Griswold Home Care, Aspen Hill – Montgomery North

14301 Layhill Road, Suite L15-310, Silver Spring, MD, 20906

Griswold Home Care was founded by the late Jean Griswold in 1982, making us the oldest non- medical home care franchise organization in the country. While we operate in a growing industry with many … (read more)
Griswold Home Care was founded by the late Jean Griswold in 1982, making us the oldest non- medical home care franchise organization in the country. While we operate in a growing industry with many … (read more)

Sarah’s Peace and Love Home Healthcare

8101 Sandy Spring Rd., , Suite 300-W16 , Laurel, MD, 20707

We are committed to helping our seniors stay independent in their own homes for as long as possible while exceeding our client’s expectations. We will treat each of our clients with honesty, integri … (read more)
We are committed to helping our seniors stay independent in their own homes for as long as possible while exceeding our client’s expectations. We will treat each of our clients with honesty, integri … (read more)

Nurses For Care Inc

4005 Gelding Lane , Olney, MD, 20832

I hired Nurses For Care for my aunt in Maryland. I live in New York. That was the best decision I could have made. They were very professional, reliable and caring. Definitely the best
I hired Nurses For Care for my aunt in Maryland. I live in New York. That was the best decision I could have made. They were very professional, reliable and caring. Definitely the best

Aurus Healthcare LLC

11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 200 , Rockville, MD, 20852

Aurus Healthcare is a all in one home care agency founded and run by critical care nurses. We offer almost every home health services you will need ranging from companionship to care for patient on ve … (read more)
Aurus Healthcare is a all in one home care agency founded and run by critical care nurses. We offer almost every home health services you will need ranging from companionship to care for patient on ve … (read more)

Afbrima Home Care

414 Hungerford Dr, Suite 224 , Rockville, MD, 20850

This caregiver has been working with my father for more than four years. She has always met and continues to meet all his needs even as they become more pronounced. She demonstrates a caring and resou … (read more)
This caregiver has been working with my father for more than four years. She has always met and continues to meet all his needs even as they become more pronounced. She demonstrates a caring and resou … (read more)

HomeWell Care Services of Montgomery County

6120 Wayside Dr, Rockville, MD, 20852

As one of the nation’s leading in-home care providers, HomeWell strives to offer affordable care and assistance plans that help those who are homebound maintain their independence. Our reliable, exp … (read more)
As one of the nation’s leading in-home care providers, HomeWell strives to offer affordable care and assistance plans that help those who are homebound maintain their independence. Our reliable, exp … (read more)

Philia Home Care

4420 Connecticut Avenue NW Suite 202, Washington, DC, 20008

We used Philia Home Care for Dad. We were very pleased with the services that were provided. They were able to provide daily care for my dad like getting bathed, getting dressed, as well as providing … (read more)
We used Philia Home Care for Dad. We were very pleased with the services that were provided. They were able to provide daily care for my dad like getting bathed, getting dressed, as well as providing … (read more)

Life Matters – Silver Spring, MD

77 West Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 20814

Lifematters has become the first choice for home care, offering a curated and innovative experience to make the best of every day. <p></p> With a team of professional caregivers and nurses, and an o … (read more)
Lifematters has become the first choice for home care, offering a curated and innovative experience to make the best of every day. <p></p> With a team of professional caregivers and nurses, and an o … (read more)

Griswold Home Care of Bethesda-Chevy Chase

6900 Wisconsin Avenue #5912, Bethesda, MD, 20824


Admired Home Healthcare Solutions, LLC

9101 Cherry Ln #212, Laurel, MD, 20708

There are many reasons you may want help at home. Whether it is to simply improve the enjoyment of your retirement years, to protect your independence when there is a disability, or to provide tempora … (read more)
There are many reasons you may want help at home. Whether it is to simply improve the enjoyment of your retirement years, to protect your independence when there is a disability, or to provide tempora … (read more)

Heavenly Home Care Agency LLC

3817 Cassandra Rd , Randallstown, MD, 21133


Doorcase HomeCare Agency

266 Woolston Dr. , Morrisville, PA, 19067

We strive to provide excellent care while making our clients comfortable in their home environment. We offer 24/7 professional and personal care. We assist with activities of daily living (ADL). We al … (read more)
We strive to provide excellent care while making our clients comfortable in their home environment. We offer 24/7 professional and personal care. We assist with activities of daily living (ADL). We al … (read more)

Rockville 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 Rockville:

Senior Connection

Address: 2950 Ferrara Dr., Silver Spring, MD 20906
Phone number: (301) 962-0820

Senior Connection provides seniors with free transportation to medical appointments, social events, errands and other excursions throughout Montgomery County. Eligible residents must be ages 60 or older. Older citizens can also arrange for grocery shopping, prescription delivery and Manna box delivery. This organization makes regular check-in phone calls to clients as well.

Jewish Social Service Agency

Address: The Ina Kay Building, 200 Wood Hill Rd., Rockville, MD 20850
Phone number: (301) 838-4200

Through its nonprofit home care agency, Premier Homecare, the JSSA provides a wide range of home care services with licensed and/or certified caregivers. Registered nurses assess and monitor the clients’ status, adjusting plans accordingly. Programs and resources include:

  • Personal assistance
  • Medication administration
  • In-home medical equipment and supplies
  • Home safety assessments
  • Household chores
  • Meal preparations
  • Grocery shopping

Rockville Senior Services

Address: 1150 Carnation Dr., Rockville, MD 20850
Phone number: (240) 314-8800

The City of Rockville offers its senior population multiple support resources including emergency financial information, snow shoveling, home and hospital visits and financial aid for recreational classes. The staff provides recommendations and referrals to home maintenance services and contractors as well as free and subsidized transportation. Its Villages initiative coordinates volunteer in-home assistance and social events to foster community engagement.

Senior Reach

Address: Community Reach of Montgomery County, 1010 Grandin Ave., #A1, Rockville, MD 20801
Phone number: (301) 637-0730

Senior Reach helps Rockville seniors age in place at their homes with a broad range of services including minor home repair and in-home care. This program can replace necessary household appliances and install safety implements such as ramps, grab bars and railings. Senior Reach also arranges the delivery of food from area nonprofits to eligible clients.

Rockville Financial Assistance

Address: 111 Maryland Ave., Rockville, MD 20850
Phone number: (240) 314-8310

The Community Services Office of the City of Rockville offers temporary financial relief to eligible individuals and households through various assistance programs.  It works with seniors and others to avoid evictions and utility shut-offs. The Office also can furnish limited funds for prescription medications to seniors over 60.  Seniors can find resources for additional assistance opportunities here as well.

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.