Pasadena’s First Choice for Senior Home Care and Elder Care Services
Serving happy clients in:
- San Gabriel Valley
- Greater Los Angeles
- and more!
For over fifteen years, Home Care Assistance and our experienced caregivers have served seniors and their families with exceptional home care.
We provide older adults in Pasadena 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 Pasadena, 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 where seniors most prefer: at 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 Pasadena.
We offer high quality assisted living where seniors most prefer: at home.
How can we help you?
Learn more about our innovative in-home brain health program
A new approach to promoting cognitive vitality. Take advantage of the latest scientific breakthroughs in the familiar home environment.
The Home Care Assistance Advantage
Why Choose Home Care Assistance
We strive to provide the best service. Here are a few reasons, among many others.
Daily Care Experts
We specialize in around the clock care to help seniors live well at home.
Care managers are on call for clients and their families, even during nights and weekends.
High Caliber Caregivers
We typically hire only 1 in 25 applicants and provide ongoing training and supervision.
Our unique approach to care promotes healthy mind, body and spirit.
No Long Term Contracts
Use our services only as long as you're 100% satisfied.
Peace of Mind
Independent industry surveys place our client satisfaction rate at 97%.
A Trusted Partner
We’re honored to be Preferred Providers for professionals in both the medical and senior communities.
Our proprietary cognitive stimulation program addresses cognitive decline, building on our expertise in brain health.
We strive to inform and educate. Here is a small sample of resources we have to offer.
Meet the Pasadena Team
Carla's experience combined experience with caregiving and LVN school and her roles as agency receptionist and staffing manager make her the perfect fit for the Operations Manager role for the Pasadena office. She has experience taking care of her own grandparents as well as non-family members, so she understands what her caregivers go through on their shifts as well as the client’s expectations for care. This experience has given Carla the patience, understanding, and heart needed for her new role.
Carla enjoys assuring clients and their families that they can continue with their daily lives with the help of our caregivers. She brings her personal philosophy of, "treat others how you want to be treated" to every interaction she has, whether it’s with clients of staff. Carla enjoys her job because she gets to meet and talk to different people and personalities, hear stories and tackle difficult problems. Making sure her team, caregivers, clients and their families are all happy is what makes her thrive.
Jonna's professional experience is in sales, mentoring, and strategic market development. Her education includes a B.A. in Human Communication Studies from California State University, Fullerton and a M.A. in Counseling from Azusa Pacific University. Jonna started in the health care industry in 2011 as an Admissions and Marketing Director for a skilled nursing facility. She has extensive sales experience in the post-acute sector including skilled nursing facilities, home health, and non-medical home care. Jonna's most recent position was the Area Operations and Sales Manager for a non-medical home care agency for Orange County, South Bay, and Inland Empire regions. Jonna's personal philosophy is to change the outlook of how others view and experience senior healthcare. She is absolutely thrilled to be a part of an innovative team that is truly defining how the world is aging.
Sam McGavin's professional experience is in business management. A local to the area, Sam worked for the past six years as an Executive Director of a successful home care location that he started up and managed in the Pasadena community. He enjoys working on this team of top industry professionals and is dedicated to building HCA's reputation as the leader in home care. He is excited to further serve Pasadena area residents in his new role as Client Care Manager.
Mina is a Licensed Vocational Nurse and began her career in health care in 2011. Since then, she has learned a lot in her many roles. She started as a hospice nurse and then became a nurse for concierge doctor, home health nurse, and intake coordinator for a home health & caregiving agency. Mina believes that helping people who can't help themselves is what we are here for. By working for Home Care Assistance, she feels she can make a difference in the lives of seniors and help the home care industry thrive.
James brings over 15 years of customer service experience to his position at Home Care Assistance. He prides himself on his ability to provide quality customer service and understand the needs of those he serves. He has a genuine passion for helping people, which is what drew him to the home care industry. He looks forward to making a difference in the lives of seniors and their loved ones every day.
Laura has over a decade of experience in the medical field, where she has served as a medical assistant and front office manager. She is a certified MA with the state of California and worked for 10 years with an Internal Medicine DR who specialized in Geriatrics. Laura enjoys helping families and making them aware of all the options they have regarding home care. She hopes to help seniors live safely and independently at home.
Yvonne has over ten years of experience in the medical field, working for a large in-home respiratory provider. She worked closely with physicians and hospitals to provide life-sustaining equipment dedicated to keeping aging seniors in their own homes. Yvonne is skilled at working with clients’ loved ones to help ensure an easy transition even though the seniors may have difficult health issues. She finds fulfillment in knowing that working in the home care field makes a difference in clients’ lives in a time of need.
Ashley is a Certified Senior Advisor with a degree in Business and Marketing. She has over ten years of professional experience in home care and has worked in home care business development on a national level. Ashley's effective communication skills and high transparency allow her to fully support all of a client's unique needs and preferences in a smooth and efficient process. Her extensive management skills and ability to balance changing demands make her best suited to serve the growing needs of the senior population in the greater Los Angeles area. With her widespread knowledge on aging and health, Ashley excels at caring for clients while providing their families peace of mind.
Becky is a senior care professional with experience in marketing, sales and care management for home care, hospice and continuing care retirement communities (CCRC’s). She is passionate about all aspects of senior health care and is excited to share Home Care Assistance’s Balanced Care Method™, a holistic approach to healthy aging, CTM; Cognitive Therapeutic Method and Mind Fit classes to seniors. As an active member of the community, Becky volunteers on the following committees; Patient & Family Advisory Council and Women’s Council of USC/Verdugo Hills Hospital, End of Life coalition of Huntington Hospital, Fiduciary Round Table of San Gabriel Valley, Glendale Estate Planning Council, Financial Planning Associates of San Gabriel Valley, Pasadena Senior Center and Elder Abuse Coalition Her passion for seniors and industry knowledge make Becky a valuable addition to the Pasadena team!
Melissa has 5 years of experience in her areas of expertise which include scheduling, customer service, human resources, management, training, leadership, and team building. She has a degree in Business Management Human Resources which helps in her Staffing Manager role with conducting job interviews, recruit and hiring new employees, and matching caregivers with clients. Melissa's experience as a supervisor helps her with managing the caregiver and client situations and staffing while providing them with the best customer service. She really likes the fact that she is able to make a difference in the lives of her clients and families. Melissa also enjoys the way it feels to build relationships with her clients and caregivers; it gives her a sense of accomplishment knowing she is enhancing these individual's lives.
Alexis is an industry veteran with a decade of experience in senior care, and is among the most knowledgeable and best connected senior care experts in Orange County. Alexis was most recently the Director of Community Relations at Salus Homecare, and is excited to grow further at HCA - building the strongest team and reputation in Orange County as well as developing her skills as both a local leader and a sales leader.