Senior Transportation Services

Driving yourself to and from your daily activities is a large part of maintaining your sense of independence and normal lifestyle. We understand how important having your own transportation is for your overall sense of well-being and positive outlook.

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Senior Transportation Services

Ride services for seniors are not always readily available and we want to ensure your life is as stress-free as possible. We appreciate that traveling is often more enjoyable with a friend or family member which is why our senior transportation team and your caregiver are readily available to you at all hours of the day, all seasons and every holiday so you never have to go anywhere alone.

Senior transportation services is just one part of Nurse Next Door’s comprehensive health services — making sure you never have to worry about how to travel to and from your day-to-day destinations and favorite locales. Rest easy knowing you will always have a ride and a caregiver to accompany you wherever you’d like to go.

It’s our goal to make sure you have comfort knowing you can go anywhere and do anything at any time, always with your caregiver providing you comforting conversation and friendly assistance. You can maintain your sense of freedom and have the peace of mind knowing you will always have company on your travels.

Events

Have a weekly sports group or regular coffee meet-up with your friends? Feel like taking a leisurely drive to check out a new store or some beautiful scenery? Nurse Next Door provides special rides for seniors, ensuring that a driver is ready to pick you up and drop you off at your desired location at your designated time.

Your caregiver will assist you with scheduling your transportation reservation and can assist you while grocery shopping, running your personal errands or getting to and from your daily outings.

Appointments

Maybe you have a doctor’s visit and would like someone to accompany you to the office. Not only will your caregiver be there to drive with you to your scheduled session, she will also sit beside you and take notes during your appointment or assist you with asking the doctor questions if any issues should arise.

We want to be sure you are able to freely get where you need to be and that you always have someone by your side for every occasion.

Destinations

Do you love to fly but would like a companion to navigate the cumbersome aspects of airport and travel with you? Nurse Next Door will arrange for your caregiver to accompany you on your next vacation so you don’t have to worry about the physical challenges and organizational details.

Our caregiver will minimize any travel stress and hassle by driving with you to the airport and accompanying you through the check-in process. Our caregivers can even make international trips if you have plans to visit family, attend a wedding, or visit Paris for the first time.

Nurse Next Door Services

Companionship services for seniors

Companionship

Isolation often leads to depression in the elderly. Our caregivers, skilled in senior living assistance, provide social interaction for overall well-being and in-home nursing care.
Meal Preparation Services for seniors

Meal Preparation

A nutritious diet comes with many health benefits. Our caregivers love to prepare delicious meals, including specific ethnic dishes if requested.

Home Making Services for seniors

Homemaking

We offer light housekeeping services to help our clients with daily activities. This way, seniors can stay at home in a safe and clean environment.

Senior In Home Care Nursing

In-Home Care Nursing

For optimal health, our Registered Nurses and Licensed/Registered Practical Nurses help prevent illness and increase comfort at home.

Personal care services for seniors

Personal Care

From bathing to shaving, we design personal in-home senior care to support day-to-day independence.

Respite care services for caregivers

Caregiver Relief / Respite Care

It takes time and energy to care for a loved one. Respite care offers temporary relief so you can recharge and enjoy time with Mom or Dad.

End of Life Care services

End-of-Life Care

Everyone deserves comfort, quality of life, and respect for personal treatment decisions and cultural or spiritual concerns. We provide support and family support - at home or in a care facility.

Local transportation services for seniors

Transportation / Accompaniment

Without reliable transportation, it can be tough to get to appointments and activities. Let us arrange for transportation and accompaniment with a friendly and attentive caregiver.

All day care for seniors

Around-the-Clock Care

Whether it’s 3 in the afternoon, or 3 in the middle of the night, we support clients who need care any time. Services can be scheduled daily, weekly, or monthly.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I use Nurse Next Door instead of hiring a private caregiver?
Finding the right kind of senior home care can be difficult but at Nurse Next Door we make sure you know exactly what you will be receiving with our services. Here are some of the questions you should consider prior to making that decision:

What kind of background and screening checks can you do on your own for a caregiver?

All Nurse Next Door Caregivers are carefully screened with criminal background checks and vulnerable sector checks. We confirm our Caregivers’ educational credentials and verify upon hire and annually, that every nurse is registered and in good standing with their respective College of Nurses. If you hire a caregiver privately, you will need to perform background checks and screening yourself.

If my caregiver is unavailable, who will fill in?

At Nurse Next Door, we ensure there is a replacement when one of our Caregivers becomes unavailable. We believe in continuity of care and will contact you to inform you of a Caregiver change. If you hire a caregiver privately, it may be difficult to find a replacement caregiver depending on how much notice is given.

Will I have the same Caregiver or Nurse all the time?
At Nurse Next Door, we strive for consistency of care and provide regularly assigned Caregivers. Our goal is to find the perfect match between our clients and Caregivers based on their needs, hobbies, and interests. Caregiver consistency is essential to building strong relationships, and delivering on our philosophy of Happier Aging®.
Are your home care services only for seniors?
No, we provide home health care services to the entire age spectrum – from newborn babies to seniors. While our specialty is in providing Happier Aging® experiences to seniors, we can also provide assistance with special needs care for children and adults with disabilities, as well as post-operative care, health checks, and other services for any age.
Can I just try our Nurse Next Door or do I have to sign a long-term contract?
You are not locked into a long-term contract. You may cancel care from us at anytime — we just need a minimum of 24 hours notice to cancel services without any cost.

To try out Nurse Next Door, just contact us to book a complimentary, no-obligation Caring Consult™. We believe in making things easy for you. One of our Care Designers will visit your home to assess your needs and design a care plan with you, which will including frequency and duration of care.

What if I need to speak to someone after business hours?

Our Care Services Center is open around the clock – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can call at any time and one of our Care Services Specialists will be happy to assist you.

How much does Nurse Next Door cost?
Nurse Next Door’s services vary in price depending on the level of care required, and the Nurse Next Door Care Team that services your area. To get a better idea of price in your area, speak to one of our Care Services Specialists — we’re open any time 24/7.

We also offer a complimentary Caring Consult™, where one of our Care Designers will help you determine the amount of care you may require. We’ll work with you to balance your budget and needs to find a home care option for you.