Personal Services & Companion Care

Consumer Notice


The Pierce County Aging and Disability Resource Center does not endorse companies. This listing is provided simply as a convenience to consumers and does not reflect a recommendation.

The companies are not licensed home care agencies. Some may provide 'hands-on' care. Call each company directly for specific information about their licensing, services and prices.

A & B Home Care and Staffing, Inc.


  • 3700 Pacific Hwy. S., #14
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Ph: (253) 874-3333
  • Fx: (253) 874-6663
  • Website
  • Email

Tacoma Branch Office


  • 4424 Sixth Ave.
    Tacoma, WA 98406
  • 253-274-0044

Services Provided


  • Accompany to doctor appointments and recreational activities or social events
  • Companionship and medication reminders
  • Errands
  • Friendly visits
  • Grocery shopping
  • Light housekeeping and chore services
  • Meal preparation
  • Respite care
  • Transportation
Serving all of King and Pierce Counties and providing care in participants private homes. Licensed and bonded. Provides 24/7 care.

Note


Has contract with DDD to provide care for children with disabilities and L&I for people with temporary or permanent disabilities.

Accepts private-pay and other long-term Medical Insurance Accounts. Minimum of two hours and private pay rate starts from $19/hour.

Advanced Health Care


  • 9116 Gravelly Lake Dr., SW, Ste B1
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Ph: (253) 475-7744 or (800) 690-3330
  • Fx: (253) 471-1552
  • Website

Services Provided


  • Bedbound care
  • Companionship
  • Complimentary RN assessment
  • End-of-life care
  • Housekeeping
  • Licensed home health aides and nurses
  • Meals
  • Medication assistance
  • Memory / dementia care
  • Mobility / transfers
  • Personal care
  • Transportation to and from appointments and outings
All care under the supervision of an RN. Hours can range from 1 to 24 hours/day. Privately owned and in business since 1984. Serving Pierce, King, Thurston, Mason, Lewis, Gray's Harbor and Kitsap counties.

Angel Advocates


  • 31700 Mile Hill Dr.
    Suite 220
    Port Orchard, WA 98366
  • Ph: (253) 871-4425
  • Fx: (253) 871-1338
  • Email
  • Website
Provides non-medical home and person care services to help adults maintain independent living while giving family caregivers a break.

Services Provided


  • Care facility visits and activities
  • Companionship
  • Consultation
  • End of life care
  • Errands
  • Family support
  • Light housekeeping
  • Meal preparation
  • Medicine reminders
  • Personal care
  • Respite
  • Safety and well-being checks
  • Transportation
Serves Pierce, Kitsap and Mason Counties.

Center for Independent Living


  • Trina Forest, executive director
  • 10828 Gravelly Lake Dr. S.W.
    Ste. 112
    Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Ph: (253) 582-1253
  • Website
Serving all of Pierce County, south King, south Kitsap, Thurston, north Lewis and east Mason counties. Teaches independent living skills to persons with disabilities. Works with private individuals.

Contracts with agencies to provide services to clients. Training for employers is fee for service. Staff director certified in International Access Design.

Christian In-Home Care Services


  • Clarene Mitchell, RN, owner
  • 7708 Dean St. West
    Tacoma, WA 98409
  • Ph: 253-473-6678
  • Cell: 253-576-9911
Certified nursing assistants, personal care and errands.

Comfort Keepers


  • 28815 Pacific Hwy S
    Ste 7-A
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    Tacoma, WA 98408
  • Ph: (253) 945-1400
  • Fx: (253) 945-0401
  • Website
  • Email

Services Provided

  • 24-hour care available
  • Bath aid - $45
  • Clothing shopping
  • Daily ''TLC'' phone calls
  • Dressing and grooming guidance
  • Emergency monitoring service
  • Errand services
  • Free in-home consultation
  • Grocery shopping
  • Hospice care
  • In-home companionship
  • Laundry and linen washing
  • Light housekeeping
  • Meal preparation
  • Recreational activities
  • Respite services
  • Transportation services
Minimum three hours $21-23/hour; $23/personal or couple care. Live-in rate is $240 to $260/day depending on level of care.

Family Resource Home Care


  • 227 Tacoma Ave. South
    Suite 102
    Tacoma, WA 98402
  • Ph: (253) 761-8019
  • Veronica Larson, client care supervisor
  • Website
Private-duty homemaking, companionship, respite and personal care services for those needing assistance due to aging, illness or disability.

Fedelta Home Care


  • 505 S. 336th St.
    Suite 100 
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Ph: (253) 272-1848
  • Email
  • Website

Services Provided


  • Private Pay
  • Home Care Services
  • Free In-Home Care Assessments
  • Short Shifts to Live-In Care
  • Companionship, Meals, Errands, Hygiene, Fall Prevention, Toileting, Medications
  • RN-Managed Home Care Programs
  • Care Management

Gentiva Home Health and Home Care


  • 4020 S. 56th St.
    Ste 101
    Tacoma, WA 98409
  • Ph: (253) 475-6862
  • Ph: (877) 647-7007
  • Website
Branches located in Pierce, King and Kitsap counties. All home health (physical, speech, occupational) services. Also available on doctor's orders through Medicare and insurance funding.

Handi-Help


  • Ph: (253) 537-2350
  • 16 years of experience
  • $15 per hour

Services Provided


  • House cleaning
  • Personal care
  • Shopping
  • Small house repairs
  • Transportation
  • Yard work

Heartland Caregivers


  • P.O. Box 16623
    Missoula, MT 59808
  • Ph: (406) 542-0241 or (800) 866-6266
  • Website
  • Senior companions

Home Care Program


  • Lutheran Community Services
  • 223 N. Yakima
    Tacoma, WA 98403
  • Ph: (253) 272-8433
  • Website
Provides non-medical personal care, companionship, respite care and light housekeeping services. Caregivers available for hourly or live-in service.

Provides help with:
  • Ambulation
  • Bathing
  • Bed mobility
  • Body care
  • Dressing
  • Eating
  • Housework
  • Meal preparation
  • Medication reminder
  • Personal hygiene
  • Shopping
  • Telephone use
  • Toileting
  • Transfer assistance
  • Transportation to medical
We help private pay clients, as well as clients who qualify for COPES, MPC, DDD, respite and housework and errands programs.

Home Instead Senior Care


  • 3020 First Ave. S., #101
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Ph: (253) 943-1603
  • Fx: (253) 943-1604
  • Email
  • Website

Services Provided


  • Bathing and dressing assistance
  • Companionship
  • Errands
  • Incidental transportation
  • Laundry
  • Light housekeeping
  • Meal preparation
  • Medication reminders
  • Stand-by assistance

Life Care Connections


  • Linda Oliver, owner
  • Ph: (253) 961-7868
  • Email

Services Provided


  • All aspects of companion care in private homes and facilities
  • Light housekeeping
  • Personal bookkeeping assistance
Services include but are not limited to personal and home care services, companion care and transportation.

Theresa Snow Incorporated


  • Marsh & McLennan Bldg.
  • 720 Olive Way
    Suite 703
    Seattle, WA 98101
  • Ph: (206) 623-7091
Matches nannies with individuals or with local in home care agencies.

Time for Everything


Services to include:
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Bill paying
  • Concierge
  • Courier services
  • Elderly care check-in
  • Errands
  • Gift baskets
  • Gift wrapping
  • Grocery shopping
  • Home waiting services
  • Organizing
  • Post office and banking needs
No housecleaning or personal care. Call for rates and with questions about other services.

Volunteer Chore Services


  • Catholic Community Services
  • 1323 S. Yakima St.
    Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Ph: (253) 502-2690
  • Website
Services include transportation to medical appointments and groceries, yard work, small home repairs and small chores. Services are free but are provided only to individuals with monthly income less than $1,000 or couples with income less than $1,200/ per month.

Complaints


If you have a consumer complaint, contact the Washington State Attorney General's Office at (253) 593-2904.
The Pierce County Aging and Disability Resource Center provides this information as a convenience to our customers. We do not recommend or endorse any business.

Consumers should ask for references and proof of professional licensing. For further information, contact the ADRC at (253) 798-4600.