The town of Herndon is located in the northern region of Virginia, about 25 miles from the museums, monuments and other amenities of Washington, D.C. The town has a variety of recreational amenities for seniors, including the Herndon Centennial Golf Course, an 18-hole, par 71 course with tree-lines areas, creeks and well-bunkered greens, and arts and pottery classes for all skill levels. With its indoor and outdoor amenities, generally comfortable climate and minimal crime, it’s no wonder that over 1,200 seniors reside here.    

Herndon area seniors who desire to age in place but need assistance with some daily living activities may receive home care services. According to the information outlined in Genworth’s 2018 Cost of Care Survey, seniors in the Herndon region pay an average of $22.50 per hour for homemaker services and $23.38 per hour for home health aide services. This is slightly higher than the national averages of $21.00 and $22.00, respectively. 

Note: Home care data for Herndon is not available, so data for Washington, D.C., the major metropolitan area that this community is located in, was used. 

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

Right at Home Northern Virginia

8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Dr., Suite 320, Fairfax, VA, 22031

I liked that everyone was really nice and helpful. The impact was very positive. I also needed someone to come in and bathe her, and they came in to do that.
I liked that everyone was really nice and helpful. The impact was very positive. I also needed someone to come in and bathe her, and they came in to do that.

2019

Homewatch Caregivers of Loudoun

2 Pidgeon Hill Drive, Suite 430, Sterling, VA, 20165

They stuck to their schedule. I like how they are very responsive to the caregiver problems and clients. They solved problems.
They stuck to their schedule. I like how they are very responsive to the caregiver problems and clients. They solved problems.

2018, 2019, 2020

Home Helpers of Northern Virginia – Sterling, VA

21430 Cedar Drive, Suite 222, Sterling, VA, 20164

They were here and assisted me when I needed it. They were very professional and caring.
They were here and assisted me when I needed it. They were very professional and caring.

IncrediCare – Fairfax, VA

3607 Chain Bridge Road, Suite D, Fairfax, VA, 22030

IncrediCare has very good caregivers and they really look out after people. The services I received from IncrediCare were helpful because the caregiver I had was very good with my dogs and took them o … (read more)
IncrediCare has very good caregivers and they really look out after people. The services I received from IncrediCare were helpful because the caregiver I had was very good with my dogs and took them o … (read more)

2015

Attenda Home Care, LLC

1900 Campus Commons Drive #100, Reston, VA, 20191

The caregiver that was assigned to my Mom is outstanding. She takes the best care of my mom when she is here. I never worry when we go out while she is here because I know she is in good hands.
The caregiver that was assigned to my Mom is outstanding. She takes the best care of my mom when she is here. I never worry when we go out while she is here because I know she is in good hands.

Mint Home Care Providers LLC

4015 Chain Bridge Rd., Suite 36, Fairfax, VA, 22030

Mint offers in home care for my mother. They are very responsive and caring and I trust them with my parents.
Mint offers in home care for my mother. They are very responsive and caring and I trust them with my parents.

Allegiance Home Care

20 Pidgeon Hill Dr. Ste 208, Aldie, VA, 20165

Noelia was excellent to work with. She provided excellent caregivers. There was never a question that our needs would be met.
Noelia was excellent to work with. She provided excellent caregivers. There was never a question that our needs would be met.

Home Helpers of Leesburg

704 S. King St., Ste 6A, Leesburg, VA, 20175

My mother had Alzheimer and in bad health after she had a fall and broke her ankle. She required a lot of care and I did it myself for the first year but I need to have some more help. I called a coup … (read more)
My mother had Alzheimer and in bad health after she had a fall and broke her ankle. She required a lot of care and I did it myself for the first year but I need to have some more help. I called a coup … (read more)

Butters Home Health Care

2807 Winter Oaks Way,, Herndon, VA, 20171

Butters Home Health Care was absolutely fabulous. Everyone they sent was very compassionate and did more than just help out with the care of my mother-in-law. They cleaned the house, straightened up d … (read more)
Butters Home Health Care was absolutely fabulous. Everyone they sent was very compassionate and did more than just help out with the care of my mother-in-law. They cleaned the house, straightened up d … (read more)

Qualis Home Health Services – Woodbridge, VA

3174 Golansky Blvd Suite 201, Woodbridge, VA, 22192

This company is beyond amazing and for one main reason- Dr.Green. She was very supportive and understanding and seriously did the most to help my family out in a extremely difficult time. Both my mo … (read more)
This company is beyond amazing and for one main reason- Dr.Green. She was very supportive and understanding and seriously did the most to help my family out in a extremely difficult time. Both my mo … (read more)

Trinity Home Care Services – Woodbridge, VA

3102 Golansky Blvd Suite 201, Woodbridge, VA, 22192

Trinity Home Care services was great with my grandmother. She loved her aid and vice versa. The aide took great care of her and it showed. My grandmother looked clean and was fed properly. The head of … (read more)
Trinity Home Care services was great with my grandmother. She loved her aid and vice versa. The aide took great care of her and it showed. My grandmother looked clean and was fed properly. The head of … (read more)

Paragon Home Care

1515 Chain Bridge Rd # 136 , Mclean, VA, 22101

I like that they keep the house clean. I like the people. We have used them several different times for different reasons and all the people we had we liked.
I like that they keep the house clean. I like the people. We have used them several different times for different reasons and all the people we had we liked.

Elite Eldercare Nova

2331 Mill Road Suite 100, Alexandria, VA, 22314

We love the personable care Elite provides our family! They always pick up their phone! Elite Eldercare Nova is Godsend!
We love the personable care Elite provides our family! They always pick up their phone! Elite Eldercare Nova is Godsend!

Home Instead Senior Care – Herndon, VA

208 Elden St, Suite 200, Leesburg, VA, 20176

Outside of two or three incidents with office personnel not passing on cancelled or rescheduled days leading to aides showing up at the house, the overall care of the aides has been very good and the … (read more)
Outside of two or three incidents with office personnel not passing on cancelled or rescheduled days leading to aides showing up at the house, the overall care of the aides has been very good and the … (read more)

ADVANCED SENIOR CARE SVCS

23491 ALDIE MANOR TERRACE, Ashburn, VA, 20148


Always Best Care of Fairfax

530 B Huntmar Park Drive, Suite D, Herndon, VA, 20170


Graceful Care Inc

22648 Glenn Dr, Sterling, VA, 20164


FirstLight Home Care – Fairfax

3949 Pender Drive Suite 230, Fairfax, VA, 22030


All Secured Home Health Service

7777 Loeesburg , Falls Church, VA, 22043


Mirena Home Care LLC

45514 Cambers Trail Terrace , Sterling, VA, 20164


Herndon 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 Herndon:

Northern Virginia Salvation Army

Address: 3304 Kenilworth Ave., Hyattsville, VA
Phone: (301) 403-1704

The Northern Virginia Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center helps area seniors in need in a variety of ways. For those who need assistance with bill pay, including rent, there are income-based programs for help with utilities and other bills. The Salvation Army also has homeless placement services and case management to help struggling seniors get on their feet again.

Hygiene assistance and a food pantry are also offered at this location, as well as companionship and a thrift store for those seniors on a limited budget. The Salvation Army has volunteer opportunities for people who are able, allowing seniors to socialize and give back to the community. 

Fairfax County Services for Older Adults

Address: 12011 Government Center Pkwy., Suite 708, Fairfax, VA 22035
Phone: (703) 324-7948 

This is a state-funded agency that offers comprehensive help for seniors in the Northern Virginia area, including McLean. They offer access to Adult Protective Services, as well as companionship opportunities for those seniors who may be isolated. For those who are able to get out and about more often, there are several different socialization networks that the agency can recommend. Other services from this organization include insurance counseling and assistance in finding medical benefits programs. Caregiver respite services and counseling are also offered. 

Northern Virginia Family Service

Address: 12011 Government Center Pkwy., Fairfax, VA 22035
Phone: (703) 324-7753

This organization is a non-profit service that helps needy seniors pay their bills, including rent and utilities. Homelessness placement services are also available, as is health screening, including oral care. Other services include case management, budget counseling, and financial tutoring. 

Share of McLean

Address: McLean Baptist Church, 1367 Chain Bridge R.d, McLean, VA 22101
Phone: (703) 229-1414

This is a non-profit organization that offers a food pantry for those in need. Other volunteer programs from Share of McLean include a clothing thrift shop for seniors on a budget as well as food from the community garden when available. The organization also offers technical assistance and help for families in need of bill payment assistance and emergency rent payments. 

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.