Why choose an Agency Care Giver

Placement Agency Hiring Privately
Employee Management Typically screen employ and supervice caregiving staff Limited Pre-screening employment and supervision is family responsibility Family responsibility
Taxes Assume all responsibility for payroll and related taxes Family responsibility Family responsibility
Training Orient and provide ongoing training for caregiving staff Not inherently available Not inherently available
Liability All caregivers are bounded and insured No theft protection or Liability insurance No theft protection or Liability insurance
Back-up Support Contingency plan for vacations, holidays and sick days Not inherently available Not inherently available
Upfront Fees No Upfront Fees Typically Required Typically Required
Ongoing Supervision Provided for all caregivers None None
Workman’s Compensation All Employees fully insured against accidents Not inherently available Not inherently available