Our Basic Home Care Services and Rates

Home Care Services

Our Virginia Home Care Services

The services offered by Ready Hands are often called non-medical home care and consist of helping you or your loved one with daily living tasks as described below on this page.  We know that when a family faces the need for non-medical home care, it can come at a time of emotional stress for all concerned.  Whether you seek a few hours of help daily, live in home care or even intensive 24 hour home care provided in shifts, our team is committed to making the process as uncomplicated as possible for you.  No matter what level of service you require, you or your loved one will receive the high standard of quality care that has distinguished Ready Hands as the Virginia home care provider of choice.

Services Offered at NO CHARGE

Home care services

Home Care Aides

  • Initial assessment
  • Supervisory visits at least every 120 days or as needed
  • Unlimited telephone consultation and communication with clients and families
  • Care management consultation and referral

Value Added Services



Home Care Aide Services

  • Bathing (bed, tub, shower)
  • Toileting assistance
  • Assistance with walking and transfers
  • Dressing assistance
  • Safety supervision
  • Companionship
  • Household chores
  • Conversation and recreation
  • Medication reminders
  • Meal planning and/or preparation
  • Errands and shopping*
  • Accompaniment to appointments*
  • Housekeeping for client
  • Laundry for client
  • Walks and/or approved exercise
  • Status reports to family

Basic rate: $22.00 per hour

Major Holidays: $30.00 per hour

Live-in Aide Services

  • All foregoing services included
  • Aide resides in client’s home with periodic relief arranged by Ready Hands
  • Client provides private bedroom and suitable bathroom facilities
  • Client provides adequate space for aide’s clothing and food storage
  • Aide is to have the opportunity of a full night’s sleep and periodic daytime breaks

Rate if less than two weeks: $300 per day

Rate if two weeks or more: $235 per day

Major Holidays: $300 per day

* Client must provide properly insured vehicle