Homemaker

Are you seeking help to accommodate your growing needs or those of an elderly family member? JFS offers assistance to people wanting to remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible. Since 1975, the JFS Homemakers have provided housekeeping and transportation on sliding-fee scale basis. The average fee is $30 per visit, but may run higher or lower depending upon household income.  There are no age restrictions on this service.

Our highly trained and experienced homemaker staff is sensitive to their client’s needs. Each client is paired with a specific homemaker staff member, guaranteeing continuity of care and peace of mind. The assured quality of the Homemaker program is reached through continuous supervision and ongoing training.

Homemakers visit clients either once per week or twice monthly for a period of 2.25 hours. Visits are set for a regular time each week.

Homemaker services include:

  • Cleaning the kitchen
  • Cleaning the bathroom
  • Mopping
  • Dusting
  • Transportation for errands
  • Grocery shopping
  • Meal preparation

Contact us for more information or call Fran Dinehart at 504-831-8475 ext. 134.

Meet the JFS Homemakers
Thoroughly screened and trained, compassionate and reliable

TESTIMONIALS

“Valerie has been with me for five years.  I have been lucky to have someone with her laughter and compassion.” M.S., current client.

“Melinda is a dynamic worker – she has so much energy and takes pride in doing a good job.” B.D., current client.

“Shirleen’s work and care for my mother was the best.  My mother considered her a dear friend and looked forward to their visits.  It made a world of difference.” R.S., son of former client.