56 Home Care Services for Seniors Serving Burke, VA
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Home Care for Seniors in Burke
Burke is a suburb of Washington D.C. that is sought out for its low crime rate and relatively comfortable year-round weather. Active seniors residing in this community have access to a variety of local amenities, including the Burke Farmers Market, which features vendors selling locally sourced produce, meats and baked goods, and Burke Lake Golf Center, an 18-hole, par 3 golf course with a clubhouse. With its local features and proximity to the nation's capital, it's no surprise that over 4,000 seniors call Burke home.
Burke has several local and nationally owned in-home care agencies, providing seniors with the opportunity to age in place, even as their care needs change. On average, local agencies charge $22.50 per hour according to the Genworth's 2018 Cost of Care Survey. The average monthly cost for homemaker services in this region is $4,290, and home health aide services cost $4,458 per month on average. This is a little higher than the respective national averages of $4,004 and $4,195.
Note: Home care cost data wasn’t available for Burke, so data for the closest city, Washington D.C., was used.
At Caring.com, we've compiled a comprehensive directory of every home care provider in the Burke area - complete with community descriptions, amenities, health services provided, 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.
Seniors in Burke have access to a host of programs and services that enable independence and aging in place, while maintaining the highest possible quality of life. Below, we've compiled a few of the most helpful resources:
Home Repair for the Elderly Program
3700 Pender Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
This home repair program provides minor home repairs to low- and moderate-income senior homeowners who reside in Burke, as well as accessibility modifications for disabled homeowners. Fairfax County provides up to $500 in materials and a crew to do up to one week of labor to complete necessary repairs. It is fully funded by the county, meaning that seniors pay nothing for materials or services, and it is available to all Fairfax County residents aged 62 and over.
Weatherization Assistance Program
214 Fort Collier Road Suite 3
Winchester, VA 22603
CHP Energy Solutions provides weatherization services for low-income seniors in Burke, helping them reduce energy costs while also assessing and resolving health- and safety-related issues. Services provided under this program include site-specific energy audits, improving insulation and sealing doors and windows. This program is federally funded and is administered by the Department of Housing and Community Development.
Tax Relief for Seniors
12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 225.5
Fairfax, VA 22035
Fairfax County provides real estate tax relief to Burke seniors aged 65 and over who meet income and asset eligibility guidelines. Seniors may be eligible for full or partial tax relief, depending on household income. In some cases, senior taxpayers who are renters may also qualify for tax relief. Applicants who turn 65 during the application year may qualify for tax relief on a prorated basis.
Fairfax Area Meals on Wheels
12011 Government Center Parkway, Suite 708
Fairfax, VA 22035
The Fairfax Area Meals on Wheels Program provides nutritious meals to seniors who live in Burke. This program operates five days a week and provides two meals delivered three times a week or more. Meals are available to seniors age 60 and over who are unable to shop for and safely prepare healthy meals on their own or have no one to provide meals for them. While there is no cost for participating in this program, seniors are given the opportunity to make a donation towards the cost of their meal.
Recent Reviews of Home Care in Burke
Review of Best Health Care Services, Llc
We are using Best Health Care Services for my wife's rehabilitation. They are providing the services of a physical therapist and an occupational therapist. The PT comes three times a week for 45 mi... Read more
Review of BIKAM Home Health Services, LLC
I would recommend Bikam Home Health Services to anyone who needs inhome care. Their caregivers are well trained. Customer service is excellent. Peggy has been taking care of my father now for coupl... Read more