Second Chance Homecare - Homecare in East Hartford, CT

Affordable, Personalized
In-Home Care for All Ages.
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Our Services

Companion Services

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If you need light assistance with activities of daily living and would enjoy a little company around the house, our Companions can help. Some of the tasks Companions perform include:
  • Medication reminders
  • Supervision of dressing and bathing
  • Assistance with phone calls and correspondence
  • Stimulating conversation
  • Participation in leisure activities
  • Routine check-ins to ensure that all is well
  • Assistance with client mobility
  • Meal preparation
  • Laundry
  • Bed making
  • Involvement in leisure activities

Live-In Companion

A caregiver smiling with her client.
Our Live-In Companions live in your home for 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. They aid in maintaining a comfortable home environment while building long-lasting relationships with each client. Among the duties performed by Live-In Companions are:
  • Meal preparation
  • Household chores
  • Reading to clients
  • Grocery shopping
  • Other activities similar to those provided by our Companions, Homemakers and Personal Care Attendants.


Homemaker Cooking for her client.
Our Homemakers help manage your household while performing general housekeeping duties. Our Homemakers help with:
  • Meal preparation
  • Changing linens
  • Bathroom cleaning
  • Vacuuming
  • Dusting
  • Washing dishes


Housekeeper vacuuming for her client.
Our Housekeepers provide professional in-home cleaning and household chores only; meal preparation is not included. They are available to assist you 24 hours, 7 days a week. Housekeepers perform such duties as:
  • Mopping
  • Laundry
  • Cleaning
  • Ironing
  • Dusting
  • Washing dishes
  • Meal preparation is not included*

Personal Care Attendants

Caregiver helping dress her client.
Our Personal Care Attendants assist you with hands-on non-medical needs. While some of the tasks they perform are similar to those of our Companions, they also provide:
  • Assistance with bathing, dressing and/or feeding
  • Assistance with walking and transfers
  • Medication reminders
  • Meal preparation, planning and shopping
  • Light housekeeping

Geriatric Care Management Services

A caregiver sitting on a sofa with her client.
  • Develop, monitor and modify a care plan to assist with day to day activities.
  • Arrange and monitor in-home help or services.
  • Act as a liaison to families at a distance.
  • Provide a link to community resources available to the client.
  • Review financial, legal, or medical issues and refer to appropriate resources.
  • Assist with town, state and federal applications (i.e. Medicaid applications).
  • Provide counseling and crisis intervention to address emergency situations.
  • Assist with alternative living arrangements when home is no longer an option.
  • Provide support and counseling to families.
  • Coordinate modification of home living.
  • Telephone Consultations
Second Chance Home Care believes in keeping our clients happy and healthy. We do this by engaging our clients through various activities such as gardening, birthday parties, and other social events.
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