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Alamo’s Premier Choice for Senior Home Care and Elder Care Services

For over ten years, Home Care Assistance and our experienced caregivers have served seniors and their families with exceptional home care.

We provide older adults in Alamo and the broader community with one-on-one support that allows them to live safely and independently at home.

As the premier home care provider in Alamo, we have the deepest employee roster of skilled and compassionate caregivers. As a result, our Client Care Managers are able to match our clients to caregivers not only based on their home care needs, but also their personalities and interests. We offer high quality assisted living services where seniors most prefer to live: in their own home.

Our 24/7 Guarantee means that we will be there when you need us – days, nights and weekends. Call us today to learn more or visit our office in Alamo.

We offer high quality, personalized care where seniors most prefer: at home.

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Fun and rewarding activities together

The staff at Home Care Assistance quickly found great caregivers to spend quality time with my parents. My parents now claim that their caregivers are some of their best friends and they engage in fun and rewarding activities toge...

-- A.N. Danville, CA
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A party for her 102nd birthday

Your staff has been wonderful and provide me with the relief I need. Mom is doing very well; we are planning a party for her 102nd birthday! She is a miracle and my brothers and sisters and I all know it!

-- J.S. Martinez, CA
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Michael has thrived in his home

It's been 8 months since Francesca and her wonderful staff started working with my mentor. They are always concerned about him and adjust his care routine as his needs change. Whenever there is an issue, they address it quickly a...

-- P.C. San Ramon, CA
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I have more freedom

After losing some mobility in Vietnam, I needed help doing regular chores around the house. Each caregiver I've has has been wonderful. Thanks to this service I have more freedom.

-- A.O.
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Thank you for supporting my parents

We are so blessed to be working with the team at Home Care Assistance. Thank you for supporting my parents, who are both frail and have memory challenges, in their last few years. Your team in the office was an amazing support to ...

-- C.M. Oakland, CA
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Your support means a great deal to me

Thanksgiving is the perfect time of the year to acknowledge my appreciation for all you do and who you are! Your support means a great deal to me. Thanks so much.

-- L.W. Danville, CA

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Why Choose Home Care Assistance

We strive to provide the best concierge-level, customized service for older adults. Here are a few reasons, among many others:

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Daily Care Experts

We specialize in around the clock care to help seniors live well at home.

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Available 24/7

Care managers are on call for clients and their families, even during nights and weekends.

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High Caliber Caregivers

We typically hire only 1 in 25 applicants and provide ongoing training and supervision.

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Balanced Care

Our unique approach to care promotes healthy mind, body and spirit.

No Contract

No Long Term Contracts

Use our services only as long as you're 100% satisfied.

Peace of Mind

Peace of Mind

Independent industry surveys place our client satisfaction rate at 97%.

A Trusted Partner

A Trusted Partner

We're honored to be Preferred Providers for professionals in both the medical and senior communities.

Cognitive Therapeutics

Cognitive Therapeutics

Our proprietary cognitive stimulation program addresses cognitive decline, building on our expertise in brain health.

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Alamo CA 94507
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Meet the Alamo Team

Claudia Hernandez

Client Care Manager

Claudia brings nearly a decade of professional experience in senior care management to her role as Client Care Manager at Home Care Assistance. She brings vast knowledge to her role, especially in the areas of client support, quality assurance, staffing, and accounting. Claudia earned her Bachelors Degree in Business Management before entering the home care industry as a caregiver, where she quickly moved up to Care Manager after only a few months. Ever since she was young, she was determined to find a career which would make a difference in people's lives. After helping care for her grandmother, who suffered from dementia, her lifelong passion became helping seniors live safely and comfortably at home, ensuring top quality of life for them and peace of mind for their families.

Deema Eid

Home Care Liaison

As a Home Care Liaison, Deema has found a way to help seniors in our community find the specialized help they need to age with dignity and compassion wherever they call home. Individuals have different needs and Deema has had experience working with seniors of different backgrounds and medical histories. She uses that knowledge to ensure that our clients have exactly what they need at their time of need. Deema has a diverse background in health care, starting with practicing as a physician in the United Kingdom and Dubai. She received her Masters of Hospital Administration, enriching her knowledge of the healthcare process in the United States. This gives her a unique perspective that aids her clients beyond the home care services provided by Home Care Assistance.

Deema also worked as a Director of a memory care facility. There she became deeply acquainted with those living with Alzheimer’s and dementia. This experience has made enhancing patients’ lives one of her missions in life. She understands the issues that families and patients of Alzheimer’s and dementia face on a daily basis and is passionate about finding dementia-trained caregivers to provide the specialized, empathetic care they require. Her own grandmother currently lives with from dementia and is living at home receiving home care. Deema wants all families to have the same chance to age in the comfort of their own homes.

Patrick Leung

Staffing Manager

Patrick joins the Alamo team as a Staffing Manager. He graduated from the University of Davis with a BS in Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior. Patrick has a background in customer service. He is excited to join the world of home care and to match excellent caregivers to clients. Patrick grew up around seniors his whole life, and is passionate about making a positive impact on their lives. Patrick describes himself as an old soul, and loves to take hikes and be in nature.

Candi Gester

Client Care Manager

Candi has lived in Alamo for over 25 years and looks forward to using her life skills and work experience to do something meaningful and community-based. On a personal level, she took care of her husband's 90 plus-year-old grandmother in this community, she also took care of her ailing father and mother. Candi says she would have been very happy to have had available to her the kind of resource that HCA provides to its clients. All of these reasons blended into her interest in the Home Care industry. Doing something meaningful, being useful and caring for an increasingly growing community is what she wanted to pursue. For the past three years, Candi worked for Kaiser Permanente's IT Disaster Recovery team- developing and implementing applications in the event of a natural or other disaster. Previous to that, she worked for the UC Berkeley campus as a financial aid counselor for graduate and law students, all contributing to her experience in customer service and counseling. Candi also has a long history of contributing to local philanthropies and most recently, one of the top event fundraisers for Kaiser Permanente's Walk for your Heart with the American Heart Association.

Cherie Adriano

Senior Caregiver Recruiter

Cherie earned her degree in Business Accounting and Nursing, completing both in the Philippines. She worked in a corporate office environment for more than 15 years and as a caregiver/medical technician, 5 years here in the U.S. These experiences allow her to excel as a hiring manager in the home care industry. Cherie's area of expertise is in all aspects of employee interaction. She excels at hiring, training, orienting, customer service, client care, and vendor service. Her personal philosophy is, "Life was meant to be lived, and curiosity must be kept alive. Fill your cup of life with sunshine and laughter".

Elena DelRosario

Staffing Manager

Elena graduated with a bachelor's degree from the Philippines, majoring in banking and finance. She worked in one of the biggest chain stores as a General Clerk for almost ten years, worked for almost three years as Certified Nursing Assistant in a convalescent facility, and worked as a Department Manager in a retail store for four years. Incorporating her skills in management and in the medical field has made her a great Staffing Manager at Home Care Assistance. For Elena, a fulfilling career is not only the money that you make but also about how you serve others and make people happy and satisfied with the service you give. Giving the best she can is her goal in everything she does.

Decebelle Andal

Staffing Manager

Decebelle, known as Deci, has five years of professional experience working in the medical field as a Medical Assistant and as a Unit Secretary for a Skilled Nursing Facility and Rehabilitation Center. Deci handled administrative and clerical duties for four nursing stations, communicated between residents/patients and clinical staff, assisted with admitting/discharging patients, and staffed certified nursing assistants and licensed nurses. Deci also has an Associate Degree in Applied Science in Medical Assisting. She brings her expertise in medical terminology, staffing and communication skills to her role as Staffing Manager, where she is proud to be a part of a team that supports older adults.

Francesca Vogel

Director of Business Development

As a Director of Business Development for Home Care Assistance, Francesca Vogel helps seniors and their families navigate their care needs with compassion, experience and expertise. Francesca brings 26 years of healthcare industry experience to Home Care Assistance including 12 years as an Eldercare Consultant for AdvoLife, now LivHOME. Francesca also worked as a customer relations manager and regional trainer for Heartland Home Healthcare, where she managed training for employees from six locations. Prior to that role, she worked in sales and marketing for several skilled home care agencies and hospitals. She even served as a cardiovascular technician which gives her direct patient care experience.

Francesca is a member of the East Bay Case Management Association for which she served as President from 2009-2011. She is a member of the John Muir Health Foundation Philanthropic Advisors Council, a John Muir Health Foundation Women’s Philanthropic Circle member, and was on the Hospice of the East Bay 2015-2017 Gala Committee. She has served as President board of directors for Mobility Matters in Contra Costa County since 2017 and is a board member with the Advisory Board for the American Cancer Society.

Call Francesca today at 925-989-6877 to learn how Home Care Assistance can help you or a loved one.

Jill Cabeceiras

Head of Operations

Jill has been with Home Care Assistance for over four years and is a valuable asset to the East Bay team. She brings over 10 years of experience in helping families find the right care for their loved ones so that they can continue aging in place. Jill believes that most people, given the choice, would rather stay in the comfort of their home as they age and so she is passionate about working with clients and their families in achieving the highest quality of in-home care.

Joy Jervoso

Staffing Manager

Joy's area of expertise is in delivering exceptional care and effective communication. She received her BS in Nursing in the Philippines and then worked as a caregiver and CNA in the Bay Area for 5 years. Through this experience, she honed her skills in dealing with the elderly, delivering first-hand exceptional care, being a good advocate for clients, and developing good working relationships with all of her coworkers. She contributes her best every day to make sure clients and caregivers have positive experiences and that her team continually grows and develops.

Her personal philosophy is to love your job and the people you're working with. She believes working with passion makes a person more efficient and makes it easier to have good working relationships with one's team. A big reason why she enjoys her role with Home Care Assistance is because of the people she gets to work with every day. She believes that getting along with the whole team makes work fun and exciting, even during the busiest and most challenging times.

KJ Babatid

Operations Manager

KJ brings over five years of professional experience working in the medical field in various capacities to her role as Staffing Manager. She has handled administrative and clerical duties for five nursing stations and is an expert at communicating between doctors, social workers, families, residents and patients. KJ's experience also extends into discharge planning, where she has assisted with admitting and discharging patients, and staffing, where she has worked with certified nursing assistants and licensed nurses. KJ also has an Associate Degree in Licensed Vocational Nursing (LVN). She brings her expertise in medical terminology and staffing along with her communication skills to her role as Staffing Manager, where she is proud to be a part of a team that supports older adults.

Margaret Rivera

Client Care Manager

Margaret is a seasoned professional with over 14 years experience in the senior care industry. Her experience and background is in business development, sales and client care services. With her diverse background, she has been instrumental in connecting clients to appropriate and reputable resources. Her personal passion is working directly with clients and their families providing the support and care that they need during times of life's transitions in the aging process. She advocates for seniors, especially those who have no one to advocate for them. Additionally, she has a special place in her heart for assisting seniors who have served our country in the military. Margaret is proud to be a part of Home Care Assistance, an organization where her values align in both compassion and determination in enhancing our clients' lives by creating innovative ways to assist them in remaining in their homes.

Susan Wondrusch

Client Care Manager

Susan has 25 years of experience in the healthcare field and has spent the last 17 years in non-medical home care. She started her career as a Staffing Manager and quickly moved up to Executive Director before moving to Home Care Assistance. Susan's expertise in home care and her passion for advocating for seniors is critical to her role as Client Care Manager, where she offers first-class support to clients. Susan's success in developing the client-caregiver relationship allows her to expertly match clients for optimal satisfaction and comfort. Her invaluable experience and dedication make her a valuable asset to the Alamo care team.

Victoria Manto

Staffing Manager

Victoria has been working in staffing for Home Care Assistance for almost eight years. Previously, Victoria worked for two French health companies including Sanofi Pharmaceutical, where she spent ten years as a Marketing Assistant, and Rhone Poulenc, where she spent three years as a Marketing Consultant. She also brings over eight years of experience in billing and payroll from her role at Northview Pacific Laboratory and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Assumption College in Manila in the Philippines. Victoria is highly passionate about home care and dedicated to finding the most ideal matches for clients based on their unique care needs and individual preferences.

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What You Should Know About Home Care Services By Home Care Assistance

Obtaining the services of a quality home care service provider is possible after doing good research. Many of the businesses that are designed to help the elderly within their homes do a great job, but you will want to work with the absolute best. That's why many people choose Home Care Assistance, a leading elder care provider that may be exactly what you are looking for.

Caregiver for your loved ones in the comfort of their own house in Alamo California

The goal of every family member that cares for their elderly parents is to make sure they get proper care every day. Instead of placing them in an assisted living facility, it would be better to provide them with this assistance within their own home. There are many companies that provide these services, some of which are both reliable and affordable. That is exactly what you will get with Home Care Assistance, especially when it comes to senior an elderly care.

Senior Care

This type of assistance can range from helping them with their laundry to making sure that their medications are taken on time. They can also assist them with dressing, bathing, and simply providing them with someone to talk to while they are there.

Elderly Care

Many of these providers are there to help individuals that now suffer from either physical or mental ailments including dementia, Parkinson's, and Alzheimer's.

Alzheimer's Care

Alzheimer's is a medical condition that affects over 3 million people. It's most well-known symptom is memory loss. Cognitive decline can be gradual, but it can get to the point where they may not remember people in their own family. Mood changes and behavioral disorders may also develop, necessitating a home care provider to help out.

Parkinson's Care

Parkinson's is another debilitating condition, a disorder that will affect their central nervous system. The symptoms of this condition will include intermittent or constant trembling, plus their ability to move about will also be affected.

Dementia Care

Those that suffer from dementia number in the millions, and it is a chronic condition that could last their entire life. The symptoms of this condition will include muscular, psychological, and cognitive disabilities including mental confusion, restlessness, and personality changes.

Stroke Care

Individuals that are dealing with the aftereffects of a stroke will certainly need home care assistance. Depending upon the severity of the stroke, and how they have been affected, they may require someone to live with them constantly. Hundreds of thousands of people are diagnosed with this every year, and incident that can affect their vision, muscles, and may paralyze part of their body.

Cancer Care

One of the most dangerous diseases that people can develop, cancer kills millions annually. If you have an elderly loved one that has been diagnosed with cancer, it is so important that they have proper care around the clock. Cancer can affect virtually every area of the body including the major organs. If they are on some type of chemotherapy, or other treatments, a home care provider can help them as they go through these sessions. That's why contacting the professionals at Home Care Assistance is so important if you want them to have access to professionals that will assist them with all of these debilitating conditions.

About Our Caregiving Services

The professional caregivers at Home Care Assistance will ensure that your loved one will receive the best help every single day. Whether they will be there perpetually, or only on certain days, they will make sure that this elderly person or persons can get the help that they need. If you would prefer not sending your loved one to a facility, you can count on this company to assist them at their home. It's a great way to ensure that they feel comfortable, all the while receiving the help and treatments that are necessary while dealing with their medical problems.

Home Health Care

Home Health Aid

24 Hour Care

Full time and around the clock caregivers are also available.