Home Care Assistance - Victoria

Home Care Assistance - Victoria

In-Home Care serving Victoria BC

Home Care Assistance - Victoria offers in-home senior and personal care, hospice, residential community, post-hospital and dementia care in Victoria, BC and surrounding areas. We also provide special home care for Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, diabetes, cancer and heart patients. We are available on live-in 24-hour care or hourly care basis.

Our dedicated professional caregivers are available to carry out daily errands like meal preparation, gardening, grocery shopping, transportation to medical appointments and senior social clubs, and mobility to disabled seniors.  We are also available simply to provide support and companionship to seniors who feel lonely.

Locally Owned - The Leading Provider of 24/7 Live-In Care



Changing the Way the World Ages

Home Care Assistance - Victoria is committed to providing premier home care to help seniors age in place with dignity. Our experienced Care Managers are available 24/7 to take your call, answer your questions, and assess or adjust your loved one’s care needs. 

For more information on our in-home care services, call one of our experienced Care Managers at [(250) 592-4881]  to discuss your needs including:  In-Home Nursing, Hospice Care, Post-Hospital Care and Dementia Care.

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Client Testimonials

“The girls at Home Care are fantastic! They have cared for my aged mother so well. Caring for her needs in such understanding and gentle ways. All her needs are well taken care of and they let me know of anything I may need to follow up on. They are easy to get hold of and will deal with any concerns immediately. Very professional but always so kind and warm. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Home Care Assistance to anyone. Five stars in my book" - Jay

“We received excellent care for our Mum by Home Care Assistance Victoria. 24 hours a day, the caregivers were attentive, professional, unfazed by anything, and clearly liked Mum. I was impressed by how they respectfully were immediately with her whenever she needed anything. They were good cooks too." - Joyce

“I only met Gail a month or so ago but she has had an immense impact on the quality of my life. When I applied for a companion, I did it with some trepidation and consider myself so lucky to have managed to get Gail. Gail is incredible, she gets me out and helps me get done those things I was rapidly losing the ability to do for myself any longer. She enables me to get my own groceries again–with considerable help from her, to get other things–often when she is off shift to ensure I do not go without. Is constantly by my side, making sure i do not fall, and a charming companion to boot. I feel so lucky that I got Gail.” — Andy M., Victoria, BC

“I want to express my thanks and gratitude to Lutgarda and her caring staff at Home Care Assistance for the assistance they provide to support me and my mother in our home care journey. They support me as part of a cohesive team to ensure my mum’s needs are met and that she gets the best care tailored to her specific requirements. I would have no hesitation recommending Home Care Assistance to care for a family’s loved ones." - L Sihota 

“It is so marvellous to have someone as nice as Flor. She is cheerful and helpful and she transports me to all my appointments. I am tremendously pleased and I can highly recommend the caregiver Flor.” — Mrs. John

“I heartily recommend Home Care Assistance for giving me excellent, friendly caregivers when I had a compression fracture recently. I would recommend anyone looking for good home care to contact Home Care Assistance as I have been very pleased with their service.” — Jeanne C.

About Us

Home Care Assistance - Victoria offers in-home nursing, hospice care, post-hospital care and dementia care in Victoria, Saanich, Esquimalt, Sidney and surrounding areas. Our care plans are customized, ensuring your loved one only receives the help he or she needs, which allows for greater opportunities to maintain independence in other aspects of life.

Our mission at Home Care Assistance - Victoria is to change the way the world ages. We provide older adults with quality care that enables them to to age in place, in a familiar home environment surrounded by their cherished memories. Around-the-clock care is a great alternative to assisted living facilities or retirement homes.

Communities We Serve:

  • Victoria, Esquimalt, Saanich
  • Central Saanich, Sidney
  • Oak Bay Community, Fernwood
  • Rockland, Uplands, Cordova Bay
  • Cadboro Bay, Fairfield, James bay
  • Vic West, Broadmead and Surrounding Areas

Our Staff

Lutgarda Mariano – Owner

Lutgarda has founded and grown several businesses and has worked in a number of industries. At the heart of every role is her desire to help people better their lives through the power of choice. Becoming the owner and director of Home Care Assistance - Victoria was an easy transition for Lutgarda, whose drive to help others improve their quality of life is directly aligned with the company’s goal to change how the world ages.

Over the years, she has watched older family members struggle with aging and began building long-lasting relationships within the healthcare community in Victoria, BC. Through these personal experiences, both good and bad, Lutgarda discovered the importance of integrity and loyalty in an organization that puts clients first. She has dedicated her life to helping others and will continue to do so at Home Care Assistance by providing high-quality in-home support for seniors and peace of mind for their families.

Barbara MacKinnon – Operational Manager & HCA Privacy Officer

Barb’s experience in directing business operations has developed through her work with a variety of companies, contractors & subcontractors, entrepreneurial endeavours, specialized consulting services and corporate administration. She has strong interpersonal and communication skills, with a collaborative approach to business and partnership development. As a professional certified Coach / Master Coach, HR manager, CTM Interventionist Program Manager and an experienced facilitator/trainer for advanced level programs, Barb is involved with a wide range of activities day-to-day. In addition to having directed financial and operations management for large and small businesses, she works with our corporate office guidelines to implement change locally, and to provide support for our incredible clients and their families, our trusted care providers and valued team members.

Annabella Morrell – Office Administrator

Annabella has a Commerce and Secretarial background, developed through her roles as an Officer-in-Charge with a foundation in Europe, Executive Assistant and Executive Secretary positions for multimedia-related organisations, and a combination of Volunteer work in Victoria, BC including Reception, Accounting Assistance, and Office Administration. These opportunities have all contributed to her wealth of experience, friendly manner and the ability to meet office, care team and client needs quickly and efficiently. Annabella loves reading, classical music, opera, ancient history, astronomy, socio-economic-political and environmental issues.

Maria ­­­­­­ – Scheduler

Prior to immigrating to Victoria, BC, Maria had been working in a financial institution for 15 years in the Philippines as well as in a private company in Dubai.  Maria graduated from a Business Office diploma program at a post-secondary college in Victoria. Working as administrative support as well as a Facilitator in a post-secondary college provided her with the experience of building professional relationships with the students and the community. She is very passionate to get things done.  As Scheduler at Home Care Assistance Victoria, Maria brings her strong organizational and communication skills. She loves a challenge and helping people. Her optimism and problem-solving abilities have also made her a valuable contribution to our team.  In her free time, she is busy spending time with her family and enjoying the fabulous nature of the island.

Amelia Victoria – Scheduler

Amelia’s years of Scheduling experience stem from her work in both the restaurant and healthcare industries. Through hard work and perseverance, she has successfully graduated as a registered Health Care Assistant, followed by over three years as a dedicated worker for the elderly. Amelia’s experience includes time with clients in a facility environment, where she witnessed the daily struggle of the residents with their illnesses and loneliness. Amelia has seen first-hand the difference that personal care and compassion make with our senior population. She strives to treat them, as she would her own family. Amelia brings a wealth of experience, skills and a warm, outgoing personality to our Administrative Team. Her hobbies are cooking and watching television series.

Joseph V. – Senior Team Leader

Joseph began taking care of the elderly with his grandparents until their passing. From that experience, he knew that this was the career he wanted to do. He went to school to come to become a Health Care Assistant and quickly found employment with a seniors’ facility. He loves taking care of the residents because he feels like he is taking care of his family. He gains great satisfaction providing quality care and always takes the time to give an extra touch of personalized care to each and every client every day. He loves to see their smiles and every day he leaves with a smile on his face as well.

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Contact Us

250-592-4881

834 Johnson Street Suite T3,
Victoria, BC, V8W 1N3

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Our experienced Care Managers are available 24/7 to take your call, answer your questions, and assess or adjust your loved one’s care needs. Call us today at (250) 592-4881 to schedule your loved one’s free in-home consultation.

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