Assistance Home Care Ranked #5 Nationally | Best Workplaces In Aging Services by Fortune
Private Duty Home Care Agency In St. Louis Receives Nationwide Recognition With Top Honors 4 Of The Past 5 Years!
Assistance Home Care is dedicated to supporting, appreciating, and acknowledging the invaluable contributions of our Care Professionals understanding that happy employees equal happy clients! We are thrilled to announce that Assistance Home Care has been honored as one of the Best Workplaces in Aging Services by Fortune Magazine and Great Place to Work™ for the year 2023. This marks our fourth inclusion in Fortune’s prestigious list over the past five years.
For Assistance Home Care, a family-owned senior in-home care company serving St. Louis and Chicago, the Trust Index score speaks volumes. An impressive 93% of our employees believe that Assistance Home Care is an exceptional workplace, in stark contrast to the 57% average among other typical US-based companies.
The Great Place to Work™ survey empowers our employees to provide anonymous feedback on our company’s culture, touching upon aspects like trust, respect, credibility, fairness, pride, and camaraderie. This valuable feedback allows us to further enhance the employee experience and refine our company culture.
Here’s what our employees have to say:
99% of employees say,
“When you join the company, you are made to feel welcome.”
We take pride in our local home care offices, which enable us to maintain a strong, personal connection with our Care Professionals. Through in-house home care training, home visits, and numerous employee appreciation events, we ensure that our team stays engaged and motivated.
“I feel I make a difference here.”
Our mission statement, “When Moving Isn’t an Option… I am committed to assist in honoring one’s wishes to stay at home and enrich the journey of aging with compassion, dignity, and respect,” guides our every action. Together, our Care Professionals and office teams make a significant difference in the lives of hundreds of seniors who wish to age in place with the help of in-home care.
“This is a physically safe place to work.”
In both St. Louis and Chicago, our home care professionals are dedicated to ongoing education. Our commitment is evident through our three training centers, accessible to all employees, offering additional training, tips, and the latest care techniques, all led by our local team and training department.
“My work has special meaning: this is not “just a job”.”
At the heart of Assistance Home Care’s culture is the core value of ‘Communicate Clearly, Early, and Often.’ This commitment fosters an open and receptive atmosphere, encouraging feedback from all employees. We value every form of feedback as we continuously strive to improve our culture and maintain our status as a great place to work.
“When I look at what we accomplish, I feel a sense of pride.”
Over the past 12 years, Assistance Home Care has contributed over $350,000 to organizations supporting, educating, and funding research for diseases affecting our clients. Our local teams actively participate in events, walks, charitable galas, and donation campaigns to continue supporting causes that matter to our local seniors and families.
In the latest Fortune Magazine web feature, we are proud to be ranked #5 among the 15 Best Workplaces in Aging Services: At-Home Care. One of our employees shares their thoughts on our benefits:
“Benefits, supportive team, collaborative projects, recognition programs, and opportunities for growth! Generous PTO, paternity leave, EAP, fair market pay, culture, training.”
Here are more insights from our incredible team as shared in the 2023 Great Place to Work™ survey. We cherish the opportunity to hear our team’s voices and to be recognized as a Best Workplace in Aging Services.
“I love how flexible they are! They help take a lot of stress off my shoulders with scheduling! I am a full time student and they make sure to accommodate to meet my needs!”
“This company truly has the heart behind the mission! They care about their team members which goes a long way. They do a great job at recognizing the employees that really deserve it. I truly love my job and what I do. I never dread going to work which speaks volumes!”
“The connection that everyone has, even over the phone you hear and feel the pure love. It helps you feel at home and knowing that you have a team that cares for you.”
“This would be the first job I ever said I love my job everyone is so sweet it’s more like family then co workers I truly love my job and the difference I make with different people.”
Assistance Home Care’s leadership team actively seeks feedback in all forms to further enhance our culture and ensure that we remain a top-notch place to work. While this recognition is a significant milestone, it is not the endpoint of our journey to provide the best employee experience in our industry. We are committed to achieving this goal with the support, contributions, and feedback of our immensely talented Care Professionals!
Know someone looking to join a Top-Rated Great Place to Work™? Connect them with our team to learn more about career opportunities at Assistance Home Care!