At Home Care Associates, Quality Care Starts with Quality Employment
Cultivating a great workplace results in a higher level of care for our clients.
You can trust that Home Care Associates is providing you and your loved ones with quality, caring service. As a worker-owned co-op, our caregivers have a vested interest in ensuring that we provide you and your family with the best in-home care services available in the Philadelphia region.
Each of our aides completes our award-winning training program giving them the skills necassary to provide support to primary caregivers and their families either on a temporary or ongoing basis. Our aides are fully equipped to provide assistance with monitoring vital signs, administering medications and traveling to medical appointments. They also are available to help with daily activities including dressing, grooming and use of the bathroom.
Our aides can also help prepare meals, run daily errands and take care of light housekeeping chores. We truly recognize the importance of creating a comfortable environment and providing peace of mind that your loved one is receiving the attention and assistance they need all within the comfort of their own home.
Navigating home care needs can be a daunting process but Home Care Associates works closely with you making it more manageable. We will assess your loved one’s specific needs and develop a program that truly supports you and your family while matching you with one of our qualified and knowledgeable home health care aides. Whether it is tending to basic medical support or providing personal assistance with daily activities, we are here to help.
Contact us today to arrange for your free in-home care assessment and to learn more about our in-home care and companion services.
Home Health Care in the News
Stay informed on the latest events and happenings with HCA and the Home Health Care industry as a whole. View our links below for important news and updates.
Community HealthChoices is Coming to Philadelphia in January 2019
The Pennsylvania Department of Human Services is committed to supporting opportunities for seniors and individuals with disabilities to remain in their home. Community HealthChoices is Pennsylvania’s mandatory managed care program for individuals over the age of 21 who have both Medicare and Medicaid and individuals with physical disabilities. It aims to provide support within communities rather than facilities to promote an overall better quality of life for hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvanians.
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Home Care Aides to Express Views about the Job through Photovoice Project
On an icy cold Saturday on January 10 in Philadelphia, seven home care workers from Home Care Associates attended an all-day workshop to kick off a Photovoice project.
Photovoice is a form of “action research” in which participants express their point of view through photography, explained Amy Russo, a Sarah Lawrence College graduate student who is facilitating the group project at HCA.
HCA Receives “Best for the World” designation from B-Lab
Each year the non-profit B Lab recognizes companies that strive to serve as a positive force in the world. HCA was honored to be named one of the 2016 Best for the World companies for its continual commitment to creating a quality workplace within the home care industry. Following a thorough assessment process, HCA was recognized for accomplishments in the areas of compensation and benefits, health and wellness programs, professional development, corporate culture and ownership opportunities.
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HCA Celebrates 20 Years of Operation With Hugs.
Home Care Associates, a Philadelphia company which provides in-home care for more than 500 people each year celebrated 20 years of operation today with a group hug for its hardworking staffers.
HCA recognized its more than 250 home health aides today at the Shops at Liberty Place with citations from the City of Philadelphia and the governor of Pennsylvania, and with a hug to say “job well done.”
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