How much does home care cost?
The cost for a home care provider in Calgary can range significantly with the average being in the $38/hour range. Costs may be deductible for income tax purposes. When choosing a home care agency in Calgary, it is important that you discuss your unique needs and what to expect when more or less care is needed. This is an important conversation to have upfront as it will eliminate surprise and unforeseen costs as your needs change and evolve.
Are home care costs deductible for tax purposes?
Typically, home care costs are deductible for income tax purposes. However, eligibility can change depending on your age, income and other factors so it is best to speak with an accountant to be certain.
What types of home care services do you offer?
At Janis Care Services, our goal is to provide the highest level of care and compassion. Each client is unique and we will work with you and your loved ones on a custom care plan. Our care options are comprehensive, ranging from round the clock care, respite care, or short-term assistance. Our licensed nurses and HCA’s are prepared to provide you with the care and compassion that you need. If you need additional help or services, we are happy to help with light cleaning, meal preparation, grocery pick ups, and more.
Do you provide medical care?
The team at Janis Care Services provides both medical care and non-medical care. For non-medical care, we support your loved one by organizing pillboxes, transportation to and from appointments, providing meal preparation, home cleaning and more. For medial care, we have LPN’s and HCA’s on staff and can assist with medical care. The entire team at Janis Care Services is thoroughly screened, vetted and insured, which allows us to provide the most caring and compassionate caregivers in Calgary.
How do I get after surgery care?
At Janis Care Services, we offer a range of home care and support for you and your loved ones. If you or a loved one has an upcoming surgery or just recently had a surgery, please call or text us for a free consultation and we will design a plan that works for you for your after surgery needs.
How do I know I can trust your caregivers?
At Janis Care Services, we celebrate our caregivers’ experience and history. Our hiring practices ensure that all staff are fully trained and match our culture of providing the most compassionate and dedicated care in the industry. Please reach out or refer to our services page for further information about all the services we provide. We are open 24/7.
Can your caregivers take me to my appointments?
Our fully insured and licensed caregivers can get you to and from your medical appointments. Additionally we can pick up groceries and complete other tasks that can help you and your family during your time of need. Just reach out to us to chat about any additional requirements you may need, and we would be happy to help.
Do you offer direct billing?
We offer direct billing for Veterans. We are also registered and accredited with the Client Directed Homecare Invoicing Program. If you’ve been assessed by AHS for public home healthcare, you have the option to choose JCS, and we will direct bill AHS via blue cross for the support we provide you with. You do not have to have Blue Cross coverage to access Client Directed Homecare Invoicing.
What hours do you offer home care?
At Janis Care Services, we offer home care in Calgary and surrounding communities 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We stand by our guarantee to never cut care or fail to arrive for our commitments.