Home care is a valuable and often necessary option for many older individuals and families. For aging parents recovering from an injury or illness, or managing a chronic condition, home care allows individuals to receive necessary care and support in the comfort of their own homes. However, navigating the world of home care can be overwhelming and confusing. That’s why I’ve put together this information and advice to help you understand what home care is, how it works, and how to make it work for you and your loved ones. These recommendations are intended for either individuals who are themselves care recipients or their loved ones who may be overseeing the caregiving arrangement.