An award-winning senior home care organization, Visiting Angels in Palm Desert has offices around the country, including one in Palm Desert that serves Coachella Valley and the surrounding areas. Visiting Angels has earned a reputation for providing high-quality and affordable care. 

Rising nursing home costs and the recent economic slowdown have many adults with aging parents considering alternatives for senior care, including home care. A new report by Genworth’s 2013 Cost of Care Survey notes that the annual cost of private nursing homes has increased by almost 25% over the past five years. The increased costs are due to a variety of factors, including the rising price of insurance, food, and labor. Even assisted-living facilities, which have traditionally been a cheaper alternative, have seen a similar increase during that period. However, the cost of home care has increased much more slowly. As a result, more families are turning to home care services to ensure that their loved ones are taken care of in their old age. 
 


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