Household & Outside Maintenance for the Elderly (HOME)
What is this program?
This program provides low cost services to help seniors continue to live independently in their homes. Through strategic partnerships, HOME is able to offer services on a sliding fee scale that is based on ability to pay.
What services are provided?
Indoor HOME services include cleaning, painting, laundry, errands, grocery shopping, and minor maintenance repairs. Outdoor services include snow shoveling, lawn mowing, yard work, window washing, and painting.
Who is eligible to receive the assistance?
All seniors age 60 and older, regardless of income, are eligible to receive HOME services.
Who does the work?
A network of skilled workers and volunteers provide indoor and outdoor chore services. Workers are pre-screened to ensure that seniors can feel safe and confident about the services they receive.