The village of Midlothian, which is a suburb of Richmond, has managed to preserve its quaint, small-town atmosphere amidst the bustle of a large city. One of the most walkable communities in Chesterfield County, Midlothian has a mix of old and new shops, churches and dining establishments for residents to enjoy, and it hosts a variety of festivals and fairs throughout the year. Community residents, 13.8% of whom are seniors, can also enjoy the 44-acre Midlothian Mines Park with cut stone mine ruins surrounded by lush woodlands.

The average cost for homemaker services in Midlothian is equal to the state average of $3,813 per month, while the cost of home health care is slightly lower than the state average of $4,004 per month. Seniors in Midlothian can expect to pay about $3,813 for these services.

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

Care Advantage – Southside Richmond

10043 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA, 23235

They help me so much because they make my bed. I need some things done that I can’t do. I like that they are very nice to me.
They help me so much because they make my bed. I need some things done that I can’t do. I like that they are very nice to me.

Right at Home Chesterfield, VA

10100 Iron Bridge Rd., Suite 200, Chesterfield, VA, 02832

He treats him like he is his own grandfather. I like the specific caregiver we have. He is really good.
He treats him like he is his own grandfather. I like the specific caregiver we have. He is really good.

2020

Home Instead Senior Care – Richmond, VA

2565 Homeview Dr, Richmond, VA, 23294

My grandmother has companionship and home helper services through Home Instead Senior Care in Richmond. Pat has truly become her best friend. She’s dependable and punctual. The caregiver goes abov … (read more)
My grandmother has companionship and home helper services through Home Instead Senior Care in Richmond. Pat has truly become her best friend. She’s dependable and punctual. The caregiver goes abov … (read more)

Always Best Care of Richmond South

10810 Hasty Lane, Suite 103, Midlothian, VA, 23112

My father uses Always Best Care of Richmond South. They help with bathing, bed making, washing linen, washing clothes, they wipe and keep the floors clean, the bathtub and the bathroom area, fold clot … (read more)
My father uses Always Best Care of Richmond South. They help with bathing, bed making, washing linen, washing clothes, they wipe and keep the floors clean, the bathtub and the bathroom area, fold clot … (read more)

FirstLight HomeCare – Charlottesville

673 Berkmar Circle, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

I have been using FirstLight HomeCare for my husband for three weeks now. It has been fine. Their caregivers are very competent. They take care of the person that they’re supposed to take care of. I t … (read more)
I have been using FirstLight HomeCare for my husband for three weeks now. It has been fine. Their caregivers are very competent. They take care of the person that they’re supposed to take care of. I t … (read more)

Faithful Servants Care

1978 Farnborough Drive, Midlothian, VA, 23112


HomeCare.com

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

I’m using HomeCare.com for my husband. We’re content. They have very qualified personnel. It’s easy billing, and it’s easy to contact them. They provide companionship, and they drive him around. I’m g … (read more)
I’m using HomeCare.com for my husband. We’re content. They have very qualified personnel. It’s easy billing, and it’s easy to contact them. They provide companionship, and they drive him around. I’m g … (read more)

Options For Senior America Corp. – Richmond

8100 Three Chopt Rd, Richmond, VA, 23229

The lady we have now from Options For Senior America for my wife is terrific. They were easy to deal with and were fine. I’m satisfied with it. My wife is comfortable with them. They do ADLs, medicati … (read more)
The lady we have now from Options For Senior America for my wife is terrific. They were easy to deal with and were fine. I’m satisfied with it. My wife is comfortable with them. They do ADLs, medicati … (read more)

Comfort Keepers of Richmond

10833 Ridgefield Parkway, Richmond, VA, 23238

Comfort Keepers has really helped me out with my dad. They come by one day a week (for 3-4 hours) and help him clean, do laundry, change sheets, grocery shop, and encourage him to get up and shower a … (read more)
Comfort Keepers has really helped me out with my dad. They come by one day a week (for 3-4 hours) and help him clean, do laundry, change sheets, grocery shop, and encourage him to get up and shower a … (read more)

Reliable Homecare, LLC

12201 Gayton Rd, Suite 201B, Henrico, VA, 23238

We had 24 hours care in my mother’s home for 3 days the nurses were very nice.the owner manager was great very helpful and kind. The do health care and light house keeping.
We had 24 hours care in my mother’s home for 3 days the nurses were very nice.the owner manager was great very helpful and kind. The do health care and light house keeping.

Home Care Assistance of Richmond

1324 Gaskins Road, Richmond, VA, 23238

Very happy with the care they are providing my mother. All of the aids have been wonderful.
Very happy with the care they are providing my mother. All of the aids have been wonderful.

Visiting Angels – Richmond

400 Southlake Blvd., Suite J, Richmond, VA, 23236

Our mother had just been released to a nursing home after spending a week in the hospital being treated for pneumonia. Due to her extended hospital stay, she is very unsteady on her feet and due to he … (read more)
Our mother had just been released to a nursing home after spending a week in the hospital being treated for pneumonia. Due to her extended hospital stay, she is very unsteady on her feet and due to he … (read more)

Covenant Home Care

9568 Kings Charter Drive, Suite 201B, Ashland, VA, 23005


Homewatch CareGivers of Richmond

4901 Fitzhugh Ave Suite 201, Henrico, VA, 23238


Home Helpers & Direct Link – Midlothian

13141 Rittenhouse Drive, #217, Midlothian, VA, 23112


Commonwise Home Care – Richmond, VA

1602 Rolling Hills Dr. STE 211, Richmond, VA, 23220


Senior Helpers Richmond West

257 Wadsworth Drive , Richmond, VA, 23236


Midlothian 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 Midlothian:

Weatherization Assistance Program (Project HOMES)

Address: 88 Carnation Street, Richmond, VA 23225
Phone: (804) 233-2827

This program is designed to help seniors enhance the energy efficiency of their homes, through providing services, such as additional insulation, improved weather-stripping, and the repair of furnaces, air conditioners and water tanks. Participants need to meet income requirements but this program is free for those who qualify.

Live Well, Virginia!

Address: 1610 Forest Avenue, Suite 100, Henrico, VA 23229
Phone: (804) 662-9333

This program provides workshops at many locations throughout the state to enhance health and safety for seniors. They offer programs such as “A Matter of Balance” to help prevent falls, and a Chronic Disease Self-management Program (CDSMP).

Senior Connections

Address: 24 East Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: (804) 343-3000

Senior Connections offers a variety of programs and services designed to help seniors stay in their homes. Some of these services include:

  • Home-delivered meal program
  • Telephone checking
  • Money Management
  • Ride Connections
  • Friendship cafes

There is no charge for any of these programs although individuals are encouraged to donate what they can.

Office on Aging and Persons with Disabilities

Address: 701 North 25th Street, Richmond, VA 23223-6539
Phone: (804) 646-1082

The Office on Aging and Persons with Disabilities is a branch of the Social Services department that works to increase the access and awareness of seniors to programs and services. Some of the services they offer are:

  • Senior Help Line
  • Home Visitation
  • Well-being checks
  • Inter-generational programs
  • Seniors Engaged in Active Lifestyles (SEAL) program

There is no cost for participation in any of these programs.

YMCA Aging Strong

Address: 919 Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: (804) 200-6070

The Aging Strong program focuses on group exercise, socialization, brain games and fall prevention, all designed to keep seniors healthy and strong. It runs for 2 hours, twice a week, and is free to Y members. Non-members can pay $20 per month. Subsidies may be available for YMCA memberships.

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.