Our Difference

A Commitment to Caring for Our Community

A caregiver who provides home care services stands next to a senior client in a wheelchair.

Our home care services make a huge difference in the lives of our clients.

A locally owned Syracuse in home care company, At Home Independent Living was founded in 1984 to meet the need in our community for safe and affordable in-home care services. As time has progressed, so have our service offerings. Today we consult individually with every client and client’s family to arrange a custom array of personal support and concierge services benefiting both the client and family caregivers.

When searching for home care services in Syracuse, Cicero, Clay, Salina, Fayetteville, Camillus, and throughout Central New York, you want only the best for your loved one. At Home Independent Living offers unique elder care assistance that sets us apart from the rest. Additionally, all of our staff is fully vaccinated against COVID-19.


Client/Companion Matching

We provide a client / companion matching process that has been refined over 30 years, that assists our home care coordinators with matching the right companions to each client’s specific needs, personality and environment.

Consistency in Caregiving Services

Consistency in caregiving services is important, so we make every effort to ensure that each client has one constant, dedicated caregiver, allowing a bond to be built between the client and care companion.

Caregiver Supervision

All care companions are personally introduced before any services are started. Careful supervision and positive interaction with our coordinator maintains the companion’s professionalism and enthusiasm.

All companions are trained, insured, bonded, reference-checked along with an extensive background check. including random illegal drug testing.

Certified Quality Syracuse Home Care

At Home Independent Living is the only Syracuse home care to have an outside company (Best of Home Care) measure and publicize the quality of our customer service and client satisfaction. Having a highly respected national company who is impartial document, measure and certify our quality of service allows us to provide measurable means to our prospective clients, as opposed to an unsubstantiated opinion or boast.

Quality Training Sets Our Caregivers Apart

When you’re choosing a care provider for a loved one, one thing makes all the difference: a caring and well-trained staff. Our caregivers have advanced training far beyond the basic orientation offered by other providers. Our unique training extends to the heart as well as the mind.

We’re committed to ensuring our caregivers are thoroughly trained and equipped to meet a wide range of senior care needs. We achieve this goal by offering all of our care staff the opportunity for advanced training and certification through myCNAjobs.com’s Caregiver Certification program, so our clients know they’re receiving superior care. Our caregivers also have the opportunity to receive specialized coronavirus training, to ensure the utmost safety of those we serve.

Our staff is our most important asset. We have chosen to invest in a training program that will provide you with the highest possible level of care available.

Why is our approach to staff training so important to you?

  • Better trained staff means a consistently higher quality of care.
  • Because we have unlimited access to course information, there is never any skimping on training due to cost.
  • Training content is written by experts in the field of quality senior care, specifically for caregivers.
  • Interactive and dynamic course presentation is fun and reinforces learning.
  • Training topics such as dementia care handling difficult situations, nutrition and hydration ensure your loved ones will receive compassionate care from knowledgeable caregivers

Home Care Technology for a Better Quality of Life

Home health technology is helping today’s seniors and disabled individuals lead fuller, more independent lives at home. At Home Independent Living’s Technology Consulting Services help seniors and their families find the home care technology that meets their needs and preferences.

We’re proud to partner with Electronic Caregiver™ to offer a range of technology solutions to meet each person’s particular needs. Whether you simply need to ask a quick question related to your condition after-hours, the security and peace of mind of remote monitoring, or immediate help in a medical emergency, Electronic Caregiver™ can help.

Contact us to access our Technology Consulting Services to learn more and to see how Electronic Caregiver™ can enhance safety, quality of life, and independence and to learn more about our award-winning home care services.