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Welcome to Always Best Care Serving Wallingford and New Haven

Always Best Care combines national strength and standards with local accessibility and personal service. Your local always Best Care team helps families throughout New Haven Connecticut and surrounding communities of Branford, Cheshire, Hamden, East Haven, Guilford, Madison, Meriden, Orange, Prospect, Woodbridge, West Haven, North Branford, Northford and Wallingford.

We provide non-medical in-home care and Medical Alert Service.

We have strong relationships with hospitals, social workers, senior communities and senior resources across the state of Connecticut.

Our employee caregivers must pass a background check, a written test, and receive regular training. Always Best Care of Milford is registered with the CT Department of Consumer Protection and is bonded and insured. We strive to provide the safest non-medical homecare for both our clients and our caregivers.

If home is not the best place, we will work with our clients, free of charge, to find the best living alternative.

The Right Choice for

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Services When You Need It

We match our clients with the most appropriate living options

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Team of Caring Professionals

We are a team of caring and compassionate professionals working together to provide the best possible care for you and your loved ones

Care at Each Step of the Way

We have worked with thousands of seniors and their families across the U.S. and Canada, providing the best service each step of the way

Proven Track Record of Success

Our team of professional caregivers has a proven track record of providing expert care to seniors and people with special needs

Services Tailored to Your Needs

We help people with specific needs maintain safe, independent, and dignified lives with non-medical home care services

The Care You Deserve

Always Best Care Senior Care Services

Discover our services to find the right care solution for you and your loved ones


In-Home Care

Expert care services, delivered in the comfort of your home

Special Care Services

Specialized smart monitoring services, powered by advanced healthcare technology

Veterans Assistance Program

Helping veterans navigate the financing options available from the VA to receive the best care possible

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Communities Served

Your local Always Best Care team helps families throughout Wallingford and the surrounding areas




“We had the most wonderful experience with Always Best Care. Cynthia was an answer to our prayers ????”

Mollys D.

“I am so appreciative for the time, patience, and insight that Cynthia Montano provided to my brother and me in helping us transition our mother from independent to assisted living. Cynthia educated us about the various “models” of assisted living communities in an effort to ascertain the appropriate level of support required for our mom. She was sensitive to finances and lifestyle preference. Cynthia has a network of relationships among assisted living facilities, and always did hands on research before presenting us with options to tour. She is truly a professional. Cynthia has generously made herself available to brainstorm, as we begin to think about eventual next steps. Thank you, Cynthia.”

Cynthia N.

“I am a current client of this provider They help me out a lot and things I can't do, they help me. I like that they are prompt and always on time.”

Robert M.

“This review is for Bernadette. She is exceptionally competent. You can feel how caring she is for her patient and for the entire family. Self directed.”


“I am a past client of this provider My Mom started requiring 24×7 care 2 years ago and her primary aid was attentive to her needs and treated her with dignity and respect. She would often call my Mom her “Queen”. They always provided advanced notice whenever the aid needed time off and was responsive to questions and concerns. I don't know what we would have done if not for ABC and its services.”


“I am a current client of this provider The client feels comfortable with the provider. I like that they are attentive to the patient.”

Domenico B.

“I am a past client of this provider My Mom started only requiring part time care due to her cancer but as it progressed, we needed around the clock care. The aides were always extremely helpful and kind to my Mom and when we needed care 24×7 our aide was Na who was here for my Mom day in and day out. In a six month period she had only taken two days off where we needed coverage which Always Best took care of for us. Na was just wonderful and my Mom loved her and everything she had done to comfort her. I also appreciated everything Na had done for my Mom and to have an aide as dedicated to my Mom was critical in my eyes. I would also like to thank their entire office they always worked with me and were always available whenever I needed anything. Thank you Always best Care, my Mom couldn't have been treated any better!!!”


“I am a current client of this provider I deal with Deanna, and I can ask her to do what I need without question. I like that they're prompt.”

Gilmay L.

“I am a current client of this provider They are doing everything they can to help, they have sent me a lovely person that is agreeable. They came through on what they promised, I have a lovely person to come help me.”

Maria S.

“I am a current client of this provider The impact is great on my life, they have helped me in my house. They sent me people at fist that were not good but now they sent me a good person to work.”

Gloria S.

“I am a past client of this provider My mother had short term care while I was vacationing. The agency matched her up with a wonderful caregiver whom my mother loved. She arrived on time every day and helped keep my mother company by sitting and chatting with her while still helping out with the evening meal and housekeeping. We will use the services again in the future. It was a positive experience for my mother and our family.”


“I am a current client of this provider They give great service. I like that the caregivers are on time and they know how to do their job.”

Judy A.

“I am a current client of this provider They made a great difference in the client's life. I like that they work until they find the right person.”

Marcie D.

“I am a current client of this provider They have changed my life because they take me to the doctors and will take me to the grocery store I like that they help me clean my house for me.”

Odilia M.

“I am a current client of this provider She helps me with bathing and she helps me with my dinner. They are very reliable.”

Maryellen S.

“I am a current client of this provider We have worked with Linda and team at ABC for quite a while. Very professional and reliable at all times”


“I am a current client of this provider They only come once a week but it has been extremely helpful. They strive to get you the best care possible. If they can't fulfill something they work until they get you that.”

Judith K.

“I am a current client of this provider They have helped the most in providing care for personal hygiene. I like the caregiver that the company has provided us.”

Laurie W.

“I am a current client of this provider Always Best Care has been doing a tremendous job with my father’s daily needs. My fathers caretaker, has been doing a tremendous job and has really gone above and beyond with helping my father. Everything from getting a haircut, to bringing him to see a the podiatrist, and taking him out for food, it’s all gone very well. My father has grown accustomed to Steve and that has helped tremendously. I’m glad someone is there to fill in the gaps because it’s just not possible for me to do the things he needs solely on the weekends. The service is very flexible and has been a great help to me as I’m working full time and my father lives by himself. Highly recommended!”


“I am a current client of this provider Absolutely the BEST care provided! Simple and easy to deal with. Easy to contact and responded to our needs very quickly!”

Bruce B.

“I am a current client of this provider They watch over my mother because I am on a the road a lot. I need somebody who will do a good job taking care of her while I'm away. We were having problems finding an aide that was consistent.”

Richard W.

“I am a current client of this provider We are lost without them. My husband can't get out of bed in the morning without the aides helping him with a lift. I am not able to help him in the ways that he needs, so the services are critical. They could have more substitute caregivers available. Every once in a while, we need a substitute, but we have to wait.”

Linda A.

“I am a current client of this provider They have exhibited everything they are supposed to. When I have people who come and care for me, it means a lot and usually lifts my spirits. Care is very prominent in the people that come.”

John M.

“I am a current client of this provider The aides are very good. They are reliable. When they say something, it happens. The aides are very good and responsive on service issues. If they say something, it will happen.”

Paul C.

“I am a current client of this provider The caregiver is always here when she says she is going to be here. She comes in the door and asks what she can do. She is very very helpful to my loved one and me. She often helps my loved one get dressed. She will fix breakfast if we haven't had breakfast. She makes lunch for us. She will do pretty much anything I ask her to do. I like the fact that I can count on them to do what they say. They follow through with everything they say they will do.”

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Smart Monitoring Devices & Special Services

Discover our porfolio of technology and special care services, designed to cater to the needs of you and your loved ones.


Always In Touch

A complimentary telephone reassurance program that provides companionship to seniors and disabled adults

Balance Tracking System

A computerized balance assessment tool that provides an objective, accurate, and reliable fall risk assessment

Remote Client Monitoring

Monitoring and reporting of vital health signs and 24/7 access to a clinical call center

24/7 Virtual Care Agent

Providing around the clock data-based insights and recommendations


Contact Us For Care Consultation

Always Best Care helps seniors and their family through the entire process. Our care coordinators are local and have in-depth knowledge of our senior living partners and services.


Serving Our Community and Friends

We are very proud of our awards and recognitions of excellence in the senior care industry

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The Most Reliable CARE

Dedicated to Exceeding Your Expectations… Always

Our passion for helping people maintain a safe, independent and dignified lifestyle represents the strong foundation of
Always Best Care

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The Best Senior Care in Wallingford and New Haven and Surrounding Communities

Our employees are our own – not contractors. Caregivers are thoroughly screened, trained and insured. We are dedicated to exceeding your expectations…always.


Join Our Caregiver Team

Whether you are an experienced caregiver or looking to launch your career, contact us today to learn about opportunities that may be available in your area

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FAQs About Our Senior Care Services

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It’s becoming more and more common for families to live far apart from each other, and leaving an elderly relative alone at home can be a major source of anxiety if you’re not nearby. Always Best Care provides the reassurance you need that your loved ones are safe and happy, with a compassionate caregiver available in case of an emergency. We’ll help them handle their daily tasks so that you can manage your own life with confidence and peace of mind. In addition, home care is often considered a healthier and more affordable option for families when compared to long-term nursing facilities.

Choosing an in-home senior care provider can be a daunting task. However, there are a few guidelines to keep in mind. First, ask your friends and family for recommendations. If you’re unable to get any suggestions, search for local and state organizations that recognize the best providers in the industry. Doing so can help narrow down a shortlist of home care agencies. Next, set up meetings with your top choices and ensure that they meet your criteria. Don’t forget to ask your senior for their opinion, too. Doing so will help you make an informed home care decision.

When hiring an in-home care provider, it’s important to ensure that they are insured to protect you and your loved one. Always Best Care not only provides our clients with insurance coverage but also Worker’s Compensation. That way, in the unlikely event that an accident occurs while a caregiver is working in your loved one’s home, you are protected against any claims or damages. These protections not only benefit you and your loved one, but also directly benefit our caregivers, enabling us to attract some of the most skilled and compassionate individuals for Home Care in New Haven.

In the mid-90s, Always Best Care founder Michael Newman grew frustrated by the lack of resources available for seniors in his community. That frustration helped him shape a vision: to create a home care company that would provide trusted care, compassionate support, and professional advice for seniors and their loved ones. In 1996, Michael channeled his frustration into founding Always Best Care, which has since become one of the nation’s leading providers of in-home care for seniors. Today, people with passion continue to make Always Best Care what it is today. While times may change, our company’s commitment to compassionate home care will always remain the same.

To provide the best home care in New Haven, we believe that it’s crucial for seniors and their caregivers to build a strong relationship that is fortified with trust. Without it, all parties can suffer. However, at Always Best Care, our caregivers are allowed requested vacations. There may also be times when caregivers become ill. In such cases, a substitute caregiver takes responsibility for your loved one’s care. We inform the substitute caregiver about all your loved one’s likes and dislikes to minimize disruptions. If additional care is required in the morning, afternoon, and evening, we will do our best to accommodate.

We understand that many seniors can lead mostly independent lives, but occasionally they may need assistance. At Always Best Care, we’re thrilled when we can schedule a caregiver in a very short turnaround. That’s why we’re happy to offer part-time in-home care for seniors in New Haven. Our team of compassionate caregivers can be `available to assist your senior loved one morning, noon, and night.

Our home care providers in New Haven can assist with a wide range of services to help your senior live a fulfilling, independent life at home. Some of our most requested home care services include the following:

• Light Housekeeping
• Medication Reminders
• Community Activity Escorts
• Companionship
• Meal Prep
• Nutrition Monitoring
• Incontinence Care
• Transportation and Errand Running
• Dressing and Grooming

Contact our Always Best Care office today to learn more about the additional home care services we offer.

We believe that safety is one of the most important aspects of home care in New Haven. As such, we train our caregivers to assess your senior loved one’s home to identify any potential hazards that could lead to accidents. Before providing in-home care services, we will perform a safety assessment of your loved one’s property to identify ways to make their home safer. This may include introducing grab rails in hallways or showers or making other small changes. To ensure ongoing safety measures are met, your caregiver will continue to monitor your senior’s mobility and recommend any necessary equipment or technology to make their life easier and safer.

Yes. We understand that, with time, a senior’s home care needs can change. If they do, your Care Coordinator will be there to re-evaluate and adjust your non-medical home care services in New Haven as needed.

Our senior home care providers in New Haven are dedicated to delivering compassionate, exceptional care. That dedication often translates to specialized training and preferred areas of focus. Please don’t hesitate to inform us of any unique health needs or requirements your loved one has during your care consultation with Always Best Care.

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