| About Us
HomeCare Options, formerly Visiting Homemaker Service of Passaic County, has
served the people of North Jersey since 1954. With over 400 caregivers on our staff, and
50 years of experience, we continue to serve our community with a commitment to
excellence. The mission of HomeCare Options is to provide high quality, caring service
that insures that our patients maintain a healthy, stable, in-home environment and lead
full, independent lives. Clinical excellence and patient satisfaction are our highest
All of our caregivers undergo extensive background checks and competency exams. We provide
individualized care and always treat our patients with dignity and respect. Many of our
caregivers are bilingual and most live in the area. We put our promises in writing by
creating a Client Bill of Rights and a Code of Ethics that we pledge to uphold.
Home Care Options is licensed by the state of New Jersey and the agency consistently
scores high on patient satisfaction surveys. As an employer, HomeCare Options consistently
ranks high in employee satisfaction surveys and has one of the lowest employee turnover
The agency is licensed by the state of New Jersey, accredited, bonded and insured. HCO is
accredited by the National Association for Home Care's HomeCare University Accreditation
Program. The agency is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors consisting of
distinguished members from both the private and public sector. The agency has been an
active member of the United Way of Passaic County for over 40 years.
We are committed to being the agency of choice in northern New Jersey and therefore
continue to develop better methods of delivering cost-effective and quality home care
utilizing the latest technologies and procedures.