Sterling Heights in Macomb County is a vibrant suburb of Detroit, Michigan. This compact town was ranked as one of the safest cities with 100,000 or more residents. The climate of the region around Sterling Heights gives residents warm summers, mild springs and falls and snowy winters. On its own terms, Sterling Heights isn’t lacking in recreational and social opportunities. The city hosts an annual cultural event called Sterlingfest Art and Jazz Fair in which dozens of restaurants offer their best snack creations. There are also many parks and open spaces around Sterling Heights. These offer nature exploration, kayaking and farmers’ markets.

Sterling Heights has 132,438 residents, 18% of whom are aged 65 or over, according to 2019 U.S. Census data. The city gives easy access to quality health care, with the Henry Ford Medical Center right inside its boundaries. Average prices for home care and home health care services are $4,767 and $4,957, respectively, in Sterling Heights, which is slightly above the national averages of $4,481and $4,576 according to Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2020 data.

Note: Home care cost data wasn’t available for Sterling Heights, so data for the closest city, Detroit, was used.

At Caring.com, we’ve compiled a comprehensive directory of every home care provider in the Sterling Heights 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 Sterling Heights, MI

Right at Home Oakland and Macomb Counties

10 W. Square Lake Rd., Ste 100, Bloomfield Hills, MI, 48302

They drive them every day and help take them to their appointments. The people are extremely helpful and pleasant to work with.
They drive them every day and help take them to their appointments. The people are extremely helpful and pleasant to work with.

2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022

Home Instead – Shelby Township, MI

51432 Van Dyke Ave, Shelby Township, MI, 48316

Thank you for your continued service and TLC you provide for my mother. Thank you for being there during COVID.
Thank you for your continued service and TLC you provide for my mother. Thank you for being there during COVID.

Touch Of Blessings Adult Care

8190 E Lantz st, Detroit, MI, 48234

To be a blessing to your love ones. Assist their every need
To be a blessing to your love ones. Assist their every need

Preferred Care at Home of Macomb County

22361 Starks Drive, Mount Clemens, MI, 48043


Care Crest LLC- Roseville, MI

26083 Kathy Street , Roseville, MI, 48066




Eastwood Home Care – Grosse Pointe, MI

425 Lincoln , Grosse Pointe, MI, 48230

Services Provided: <p></p> <li>Cooking and Assistance with Feeding </li> <li>Assistance with Bathing, Toileting, and Dressing </li> <li>Light House Cleaning (Including Laundry) </li> <li>Medicat … (read more)
Services Provided: <p></p> <li>Cooking and Assistance with Feeding </li> <li>Assistance with Bathing, Toileting, and Dressing </li> <li>Light House Cleaning (Including Laundry) </li> <li>Medicat … (read more)

2019, 2020, 2021, 2022

Visiting Angels – Sterling Heights, MI

42140 Van Dyke Ave. Ste. 200, Sterling Heights, MI, 48314

It means a lot to have someone take care of my wife and be attentive to her needs. They would be the first ones I would recommend to anyone. They’re amazing to us and care for us deeply.
It means a lot to have someone take care of my wife and be attentive to her needs. They would be the first ones I would recommend to anyone. They’re amazing to us and care for us deeply.

2017, 2018

Caregiving Experts-Westland

33300 Warren Rd, Westland, MI, 48185

Caregiving Experts was great when they took care of my Mom. The caregivers were dependable and trustworthy. Karen was always responsive to my Mom’s care needs. I highly recommend this caregiving … (read more)
Caregiving Experts was great when they took care of my Mom. The caregivers were dependable and trustworthy. Karen was always responsive to my Mom’s care needs. I highly recommend this caregiving … (read more)

HomeCare.com

7925 Jones Branch Drive, Suite LL 140, Mclean, VA, 22102

I’m using HomeCare.com. It’s fine. They’re very good and very responsive to any concerns I have, and they’ve provided me with a good health care aide, not great necessarily, but good. They also provid … (read more)
I’m using HomeCare.com. It’s fine. They’re very good and very responsive to any concerns I have, and they’ve provided me with a good health care aide, not great necessarily, but good. They also provid … (read more)

Genesis Homecare Services

31235 Harper Ave Suite 202, Saint Clair Shores, MI, 48082

We have had Genesis Homecare Services for the 15 years, they have provided excellent care to our parents. Their caregivers are loving and compassionate, we could not doing this without their help.
We have had Genesis Homecare Services for the 15 years, they have provided excellent care to our parents. Their caregivers are loving and compassionate, we could not doing this without their help.

Stay at Home Senior Care

37777 Devoe Street, Clinton Township, MI, 48036

I have known Paula M and her wonderful caregivers for about 3 years! I know many people who are in nursing homes, I wish I could take them all out and let Paula’s caregivers give them the care they ne … (read more)
I have known Paula M and her wonderful caregivers for about 3 years! I know many people who are in nursing homes, I wish I could take them all out and let Paula’s caregivers give them the care they ne … (read more)

Affinity Home Care Agency

2569 Union Lake Road, Commerce Township, MI, 48382

I’m so happy that I told my doctor that I wanted Affinity to provide me with my rehabilitation after my hip surgery. I was given the best patient care possible. The staff came to visit me at the hospi … (read more)
I’m so happy that I told my doctor that I wanted Affinity to provide me with my rehabilitation after my hip surgery. I was given the best patient care possible. The staff came to visit me at the hospi … (read more)

Griswold Home Care of Troy and Macomb

8344 Hall Rd. , Suite 114 , Utica, MI, 48317

Griswold is a wonderful caregiver agency. They did a great job listening to us regarding the needs of our 99 year old dad. Griswold matched us with very good caregivers. The caregivers not only do … (read more)
Griswold is a wonderful caregiver agency. They did a great job listening to us regarding the needs of our 99 year old dad. Griswold matched us with very good caregivers. The caregivers not only do … (read more)

Angel Home Care Services, Inc.

6800 Allen Road, Allen Park, MI, 48101

This company hires CNAS and they do not comply by the 24 month recertification laws for you to get recertified.
This company hires CNAS and they do not comply by the 24 month recertification laws for you to get recertified.

Relevar Home Care, LLC

60 Crocker Blvd., Mount Clemens, MI, 48043

They literally almost killed my father. Caregiver didn’t know what a diabetic episode was, and thought giving him some soda would help after his blood sugar tested at over 300. Everything not tied dow … (read more)
They literally almost killed my father. Caregiver didn’t know what a diabetic episode was, and thought giving him some soda would help after his blood sugar tested at over 300. Everything not tied dow … (read more)

Friendship Services Home Care

19500 Hall Road, Clinton Township, MI, 48038

Executive Care was hired to provide aide 4 hours a day, Monday thru Friday, for my mother who has mid-stage Alzheimer’s. Services began in June 2017. We created a manual of instructions regarding her … (read more)
Executive Care was hired to provide aide 4 hours a day, Monday thru Friday, for my mother who has mid-stage Alzheimer’s. Services began in June 2017. We created a manual of instructions regarding her … (read more)

Genesis Homecare Services LLC

7 W Square Lake Rd, Jackson, MI, 48302

When we needed a CARING and compassionate Agency to provide services for my family, to this day i am forever grateful and fortunate for Genesis!!! Thank you Mrs. SIMS and your beautiful staff!!!
When we needed a CARING and compassionate Agency to provide services for my family, to this day i am forever grateful and fortunate for Genesis!!! Thank you Mrs. SIMS and your beautiful staff!!!

Dependable and Reliable Residential Services

20108 Blackstone, Detroit, MI, 48219

My parents are very pleased with the home care aide that this agency has assigned to them. The aide is very caring and helpful. Runs errands, cleans and assists my parents with cooking. Also, the o … (read more)
My parents are very pleased with the home care aide that this agency has assigned to them. The aide is very caring and helpful. Runs errands, cleans and assists my parents with cooking. Also, the o … (read more)

Sterling Heights 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 Sterling Heights:

City of Sterling Heights Senior Assistance Services

Address: 40555 Utica Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48313
Phone Number:  (586) 446-2489

The City of Sterling Heights offers a Senior Assistance Hotline that’s run in part by community volunteers. Elderly residents of the city can call to arrange for transportation services to clinical appointments, shopping destinations or to have food deliveries made. The hotline is available from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on weekdays. 

Sterling Heights Parks and Recreation Senior Center

Address: 40200 Utica Road, Sterling Heights, MI 48313
Phone Number:  (586) 446-2750

The Parks and Recreation department of Sterling Heights manages its own senior center, which offers resources and programs for older residents of the city. The Senior Center manages educational activities, fitness classes, sports league memberships and group socialization events throughout the year. It also offers exercise and games spaces inside the facility. 

Area Agency on Aging 1-B

Address: 29100 Northwestern Hwy, Ste. 400, Southfield, MI 48034
Phone Number:  (800) 852-7795

The Area Agency on Aging 1-B is the main elder services management agency for Macomb County and several neighboring counties. It offers information and assistance services, Meals on Wheels, community dining and transportation services by appointment. The AAA 1-B’s in-home care services are particularly notable because they offer direct financial support through several programs to eligible residents of Macomb and other counties.

Meals on Wheels, Macomb County

Address: 21885 Dunham Road, Suite 6, Clinton Township, MI 48036
Phone Number:  (586) 469-5228

Meals on Wheels of Macomb County is available to seniors aged 60 or older who are homebound and residents of Macomb County. This county-funded service doesn’t have income requirements for eligibility but is dependent on clients being physically or emotionally incapable of preparing meals. Clients of Meals on Wheels are asked to make a token donation of $3.50 per meal. The service also offers group dining locations around Macomb County.

Michigan Weatherization Assistance Program (MWAP) 

Address: 21885 Dunham Road, Suite 10, Clinton Township, MI 48036
Phone Number:  (586) 469-6329

The Michigan Weatherization Assistance Program is federally and state-funded and administered by the Michigan Department of Human Services. Residents of Macomb County aged 60 or older can be given priority placement in the program, and if they receive Supplemental Security Income, they’re automatically eligible. Seniors who are interested in this program must have a household income of less than $25,760 for a single person or $34,840 for two people. The program offers no-cost sealing and insulation of owned or rented homes and repair/replacement services for HVAC systems and furnaces.

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 – oftentimes 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.