Concierge services have expanded since their beginning in fancy hotels. Now, almost anyone can find concierge services in their area, and they have become a big part of many seniors lives. Homebound seniors can get all the services and care they need without leaving their house, and busy caregivers can get assistance with their daily tasks. If you’re looking into long-term care options, consider using concierge services.
If you’ve tried looking for concierge services in your neighborhood but haven’t had any luck, it might be because most service providers go by a different name. For example, take TaskRabbit, an online errand service. They provide help with numerous tasks like taking your car to get an oil change and picking up your dry cleaning. These are a few other concierge services in your area.
Amazon Home Services allows you to search for service professionals in your area. You can look for assistance with your house, yard, or even your car. All the professionals listed are licensed have gone through background checks.
Envoy is an online grocery delivery service. You can shop online at stores like Trader Joe's and Whole Foods. After shopping, Envoy will deliver your items. You can set up a regular weekly delivery or pick and choose when you want to use the service.
Errands From Angels is a local concierge service that can help you with a variety of tasks. They have personal shoppers, grocery pick-up, house cleaning, meal prep, and more. They can even cut your hair or give you a massage right in your home.
Fresh N’ Lean will help you eat healthy meals without spending time cooking. They have a senior meal plan, or you can choose from their other plans, and then you can decide how often you would like meals through their service.
LB Handyman On Demand can help you with all your home repair and remodel needs. They have professionals for any problem you might have from plumbing to carpentry to electricians. You can call and get a quote on your job or find out what discounts they are offering that month.
Maid Experts offer a variety of cleaning services including regular house cleaning, upholstery cleaning, and carpet cleaning. They will tailor their cleaning to your home, and you can decide how often you would like them to clean.
Wooftidoo has concierge services for your pet. You can hire a dog walker for daily walks, a pet sitter if you’re out of town or gone for the day, and you can even drop your dog off at doggie day care. They also offer dog training, pet transportation services, and house sitting even if you don’t have a pet.
Rover also helps you with your four-legged friends. You can search online for a local dog walker or pet sitter that fits your price range with most 30-minute walks costing between $10 and $25.
Zoom Errands has a variety of concierge services including senior-specific options. They can help you shop, tidy up, prepare meals, and remind you to go to important appointments.
Because there are a lot of options when it comes to service providers, you need to do a little homework. Talking with trusted friends and relatives can give you a good place to start, and you can double check each suggestion on the Better Business Bureau of Long Beach. Each business will have a profile and user reviews so you can learn more about each company.
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