to Family Home Care Services of Brooklyn and Queens, Inc. We are
an affiliate Agency of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Brooklyn
and Queens, established in 1980. Home care is a means of enabling
the elderly, people recovering from surgery or illness, the disabled,
and People With AIDS to live safely at home with as much comfort, independence
and dignity as possible where institutionalization might otherwise
Home Care Services Of Brooklyn & Queens, Inc. services
clients referred to us by the Human Resources Administration of
New York City (Medicaid approved only) and from contracted Case
Management Agencies of New York City's Department for the Aging
(non-Medicaid clients qualifying under New York State's Expanded
In-Home Services for the Elderly Program or EISEP) only. All clients
must be referred by either of the above entities.
Home Care Services Of Brooklyn & Queens, Inc. does have
a sister corporation called Care At Home-Diocese of Brooklyn
that takes referrals from many other sources including Certified
Home Health Agencies (CHHAs) like VNS and Guildnet. They also
service clients who are interested in purchasing services under
private payment agreements. Care At Home is certified by the Joint
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO).
Should you desire information on our private services please
click on this link to visit Care At Home's web
site at www.cahny.com or go to our""Contact
home care services provide our clients assistance with Activities
of Daily Living (ADLs). They include personal care (i.e., assistance
with bathing, feeding, meal preparation, dressing, toileting,
walking, transferring), escorting out-of-doors, shopping, laundry,
housekeeping, assistance with home management and other duties.
care workers are the important direct providers of these services
and are placed in homes, based on need, from 4 hours a week up
to 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Services are provided to
patients regardless of race, religion or national origin.
goal is to collaborate with clients/families, significant others,
physicians, therapists, nurses, etc. in maintaining our clients
safely in their homes with as much comfort, independence, and
dignity as possible.