Rockland County provides a combination of amazing nature and excellent amenities, just a one-hour drive from New York City. Set on the Hudson River, there are many scenic river towns to see, such as Haverstraw and Nyack, which offer waterfront views and rich history. Art and culture lovers can visit the Edward Hopper House Art Center or the Wild and Scenic Film Festival. Voted one of the best places to retire in New York, the county has a population of 325,789, 15.9% of whom are seniors aged 65 and over. Seniors have access to some great hospitals in the area, including the Montefiore Nyack Hospital.

Rockland County has a number of high-quality health care programs available for seniors. According to the Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2019, the average cost of homemaker services is $4,767 per month, and the average cost of home health aide is $4,767. Both of these cost more in Rockland County than the national average, which is $4,290 for homemaker services and $4,385 for home health aide services.

At Caring.com, we’ve compiled a comprehensive directory of every home care provider in the Rockland County 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 Rockland County, NY

2018, 2019

Right at Home Northern Westchester County, NY

185 Kisco Ave., Suite 403, Mount Kisco, NY, 06811

She has 24 hour care from them. They have been attentive and helpful. I like that they have very good service and they answer my questions.
She has 24 hour care from them. They have been attentive and helpful. I like that they have very good service and they answer my questions.

2019, 2020, 2021

Right at Home Hudson Valley, NY

53 State Route 17K, Suite 6, Newburgh, NY, 12550

They help most by being able to do other things in my life. My mother has dementia and I am an only child. Having someone there when I need to go shopping, go to the gym, or just have a life is helpfu … (read more)
They help most by being able to do other things in my life. My mother has dementia and I am an only child. Having someone there when I need to go shopping, go to the gym, or just have a life is helpfu … (read more)

2018, 2019, 2021

Home Instead – Rockland County, NY

250 W Nyack Rd, Suite 220, West Nyack, NY, 10994

The y are very professional and caring.
The y are very professional and caring.

Touching Hearts at Home – NYC area; Brooklyn; Westchester

275 Madison Ave., Suite 1428 , New York, NY, 10016

The services help her to get around and have a more normal life. The caregiver was a great gal.
The services help her to get around and have a more normal life. The caregiver was a great gal.

Love & Care LLC

68 old farm road, Fairfield, CT, 06824

Our whole family is so thankful for how caring and professional Bruce and his staff were in caring for our father. The caregivers were on time, helpful, and trustworthy. The agency was responsive t … (read more)
Our whole family is so thankful for how caring and professional Bruce and his staff were in caring for our father. The caregivers were on time, helpful, and trustworthy. The agency was responsive t … (read more)

Marquis Home Care

230 N. Main St., Spring Valley, NY, 10977

Twelve different aides in one-and-a-half years. They were abominable: slept while on duty, drank while on duty, had parties with friends over, neglected my friend, didn’t feed him properly, didn’t kee … (read more)
Twelve different aides in one-and-a-half years. They were abominable: slept while on duty, drank while on duty, had parties with friends over, neglected my friend, didn’t feed him properly, didn’t kee … (read more)

Caring Homecare Services

PO Box 76, New City, NY, 10956

caring home care services has given me life back .As my husband needed more and more assistance .I had no idea how wonderful it would be to work with them .They have met every need ,care with quality … (read more)
caring home care services has given me life back .As my husband needed more and more assistance .I had no idea how wonderful it would be to work with them .They have met every need ,care with quality … (read more)

County Home Care

144 Gardnerville Road, New Hampton, NY, 10958

I have been assisting the elderly with their affairs for over 25 years including arranging for their home care services. Recently, because of a bad fall, I found myself in need of a home health aide. … (read more)
I have been assisting the elderly with their affairs for over 25 years including arranging for their home care services. Recently, because of a bad fall, I found myself in need of a home health aide. … (read more)

The Handmaiden Services, Inc.

656 Newark Ave., Jersey City, NJ, 07306

The Handmaiden Services provided my mother and my father with excellent service. My mother passed away in February 2015. The Handmaiden Services also took care of my father after cancer surgery in 201 … (read more)
The Handmaiden Services provided my mother and my father with excellent service. My mother passed away in February 2015. The Handmaiden Services also took care of my father after cancer surgery in 201 … (read more)

Any-Time Home Care, Inc

127 South Broadway Avenue, Nyack, NY, 10960

Right now, we’re having someone from Any-Time Home Care that’s taking care of my loved one who was referred to us by a friend. We are extremely satisfied with the care and service this caregiver is gi … (read more)
Right now, we’re having someone from Any-Time Home Care that’s taking care of my loved one who was referred to us by a friend. We are extremely satisfied with the care and service this caregiver is gi … (read more)

A&T Healthcare

339 North Main Street Suite 11-14, New City, NY, 10956

We did hire A&T Healthcare, and everything is going quite well. They provided us a lovely caregiver. She is very warm. She comes in, and she makes them something to eat. She cleans up, and she is … (read more)
We did hire A&T Healthcare, and everything is going quite well. They provided us a lovely caregiver. She is very warm. She comes in, and she makes them something to eat. She cleans up, and she is … (read more)

The Osborn

101 Theall Road, Rye, NY, 10583

I had a wonderful experience with Osborn Home Care. We were able to interview several caregivers before deciding on care for my mother. They were very accommodating to our schedule and the nurses and … (read more)
I had a wonderful experience with Osborn Home Care. We were able to interview several caregivers before deciding on care for my mother. They were very accommodating to our schedule and the nurses and … (read more)

PearlCare Medical Staffing – Mamoroneck

434 Mamaroneck Avenue, Suite 101, Mamaroneck, NY, 10543

I first discovered PearlCare through the suggestion of one of my close friends who had used the service for her late step mother as she reached the end of her life. She loved the staff and the conveni … (read more)
I first discovered PearlCare through the suggestion of one of my close friends who had used the service for her late step mother as she reached the end of her life. She loved the staff and the conveni … (read more)

Community Home Health Care

1 Hillcrest Center Dr, Suite 210, Spring Valley, NY, 10977

We have recently been using Community Home Health Care while our full-time aide is away. This agency, by far, is the best, and their people are good. There have been two incidences where we have had t … (read more)
We have recently been using Community Home Health Care while our full-time aide is away. This agency, by far, is the best, and their people are good. There have been two incidences where we have had t … (read more)

Good Samaritan Home Care Agency

One Crosfield Park, 2nd Floor Rockland, West Nyack, NY, 10994

We had a nurse from Good Samaritan because my dad has a sore on his heel. They also provide PT, OT, and speech. The PT is really good because we hired privately and paid out-of-pocket but the OT and s … (read more)
We had a nurse from Good Samaritan because my dad has a sore on his heel. They also provide PT, OT, and speech. The PT is really good because we hired privately and paid out-of-pocket but the OT and s … (read more)


First Choice Senior Services – Goshen

2002 Route 17M Suite 11, Goshen, NY, 10924


Prefferd Home Care

99 Main Street, suite 106, Nyack, NY, 10960


Sheraton Homecare

155 Main Street, Danbury, CT, 06810


Sheraton Homecare

800 Westchester Avenue , Suit 641N , Rye Brook, NY, 10573


Rockland County 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 Rockland County:

Weatherization Assistance Program

Address: Regional Economic Community Action Program, Inc 40 Smith Street, Middletown, NY 10940
Phone Number: (845) 421-6266

This program is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy and provides low-income households with services to improve energy efficiency. Services can include insulation of walls and heating system repairs, as well as window or door replacement. Eligibility for the services is based on household income relative to federal low-income guidelines, with priority given to seniors receiving benefits such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or food stamps.

Assisted Home Performance with Energy Star®

Address: 17 Columbia Circle, Albany, NY 12203-6399
Phone Number: (518) 862-1090

This program reduces energy costs for low-income households by providing energy efficiency improvements to reduce energy waste. It offers free home assessments and subsidies of up to $5,000 for each project. To be eligible, seniors living in a one-person household in Rockland County must have an income of less than $59,750 per year. Services include adding insulation and energy-efficient light bulbs or installing a high-efficiency furnace.

Home Delivered Meals Program

Address: Meals on Wheels Programs & Services of Rockland, Inc. 121 West Nyack Road, Nanuet, NY 10954
Phone Number: (845) 624-6325

Meals on Wheels are a not-for-profit agency whose mission is to enhance the wellbeing of seniors in Rockland County. The program provides seniors who cannot shop or cook for themselves with hot lunch and/or cold dinner Monday to Friday, 52 weeks of the year. The meals are freshly prepared every day by the chef and are always nutritious and heart-healthy. It aims to enable seniors to be able to remain as independent as possible and live in their own homes.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Address: Building L, Sanatorium Road, Pomona, New York 10970
Phone Number: 1-800-342-3009

The SNAP is funded by the USDA and offers food support to low-income working people, senior citizens, the disabled people. Monthly SNAP benefits can be used to purchase food at retail food stores. For a one-person household, benefits can be up to $204 per month. To be eligible, income must be below $2,126 per month for a senior citizen living in a one-person household.

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.