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Joy and purpose every day, at every stage. That’s TheKey.

Carmel's unparalleled in-home solution for families supporting a loved one with memory problems or cognitive decline, offered by Home Care Assistance.


When you realize your mom, dad, or spouse needs help, everything changes.

It can be scary, overwhelming, and hard to know where to turn or who to trust. We get it. That’s why TheKey offers personalized memory care at home, a complete care solution based on cognitive research and built on years of proven success helping families like yours.

If you're just beginning your care journey or far down the path, we have a solution that’s right for your needs. You choose your level of service, and we’ll develop a Care Plan that’s as unique as your loved one—and designed to adapt with them over time. So you can get back to being their daughter, son, or spouse again.

Five Care Solutions

We have a plan as unique as your loved one.

From minor memory problems and confusion to behavioral issues like aggression or wandering and round-the-clock care, TheKey has a solution with options for the right level of care to keep your loved one living safely at home.

See the details for our care solutions.

Our Service

A Family

Only TheKey combines learning from the latest research and clinical studies in cognitive stimulation therapy with over 10 years of experience that our company, Home Care Assistance, has in delivering home care, using our Cognitive Therapeutics Method™.

We get to know your parent or loved one, understand their needs and likes, then design a customized Care Plan based on who they are as a person—not a patient. Your loved one gets the care and engagement they deserve, and your family gets the support you need.

  • We hand select our highly trained Memory Care Specialists to be a great fit as a companion and to meet your family’s unique care needs.
  • Your dedicated Care Specialists provide companionship and personalized memory care with oversight by TheKey Care Team and our Memory Elite Team.

A New System of Care Built on Years of Learning

Expertise and Experience

Our approach to care is informed by an advisory board of medical and academic experts, plus our learning from over 10 years of experience supporting families using our Cognitive Therapeutics Method™. Our Memory Elite Team resolves complex challenges and is available for consultations with families.

Trained Care Specialists

TheKey’s Memory Care Specialists are the best of our best caregivers. We draw from the top 10% of our most experienced and passionate care professionals. In addition to our standard caregiver training, all of our Memory Care Specialists must complete TheKey’s Advanced Cognitive Care Training.

Continuity of Care

Our unique monthly payment model ensures continuity of care from dedicated Care Specialists—at a set monthly price. We work with you to determine the hours and support you need, then recommend the right care solution. As your needs change over time, you can easily adjust your level of service.

Our Advantage

A Clear

TheKey offers your family the benefits of both memory care in a facility and traditional in-home care—without the disadvantages. Our solution provides safety and cognitive care supervision with help from dedicated Memory Care Specialists, all in the familiar comfort of home.

Through our Cognitive Care Assessment, we get to know your loved one—their favorite foods, music, activities, hobbies—and what brings them joy and a sense of purpose so we can support their needs and their passions. TheKey also provides an iPad in the home for every client to facilitate cognitive exercises and to connect virtually with family members, supported by our Care Specialist.

Standard Home Care Memory Care Facility TheKey
Dedicated Caregivers
Advanced Cognitive Care Training
Personalized Care Plan Supporting Joy and Purpose
Comfort of Home
Cognitive Care Supervision
TheKey Preferred Services
Access to TheKey’s Memory Elite Team
iPad for Cognitive Exercises and Connecting with Family

“TheKey offers families an entirely new care solution for loved ones with cognitive decline.”


“TheKey offers families an entirely new care solution for loved ones with cognitive decline.”

Through my experience building and leading Home Care Assistance, I saw the opportunity for a new approach to graceful aging that’s equal parts art and science, high-touch and high-tech. TheKey is the perfect solution for honoring the older loved ones in your life with dignity and independence even as their cognitive and physical needs evolve over time.

Lily Sarafan

TheKey Founder & Chairwoman


Learn More

We‘re here to help.

Have questions or want to learn more?
Just give us a call. A Home Care Assistance Care Advisor will respond within one business day.

(650) 398-3721

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499 Calle Principal

Suite 5

Monterey, CA 93940

Top Rated Home Care Services Offered By Home Care Assistance Home Care Assistance has been helping individuals requiring special care such as the elderly with services to help them carry on with their daily living in the safety and comfort of their homes. They provide top-tier services that will help your loved one to continue living a dignified and independent life. Whether it’s your grandpa, nana or your parents, professionals at Home Care Assistance will make sure that they are all well cared for.

Caregiver for your loved ones in the comfort of their own house in Carmel By The Sea California

Often, the main reason why many people oft for home assisted living services is that most senior not only love the comfort of their homes but also because it’s where they feel safe. So, rather than damage your relationship with your grandparents by forcefully sending them to a senior living facility, take the professionals to them instead. This way, you not only get to salvage the relationship but also get your loved one the help they need. Moreover, the elderly are more open to home care assistance than moving to gated communities.

Senior Care Spreckels

Of course, down the line, taking the elderly to a senior care facility might be inevitable. However, before then, why not let professionals help your parents or grandparents without them having to leave their home? Sometimes, the elderly succumb to diseases and conditions that make them incapable of being independent.

Elderly Care Chualar

They’ll start to forget to take medications and even can’t even handle basic activities. These issues can be traced to ageing conditions such as Dementia, Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s.

Alzheimer's Care Penvir

Alzheimer’s should never be taken lightly. Typically, individuals who have Alzheimer’s disease experience symptoms such as confusion with location and time, not being able to complete familiar tasks and memory loss. This means that people with the disease will have a difficult time even to communicate. Their behavior may become unpredictable which makes it imperative to professional in-home help.

Parkinson's Care Jamesburg

Parkinson’s disease is associated with symptoms such as rigid muscles, tremor, poor balance and posture and also impaired movement. When one has a problem moving about, it’s best to have a professional at home to help with mobility.

Dementia Care Castroville

Seniors with Dementia will often experience symptoms such as a poor sense of direction, difficulty remembering things, change in mood and confusion to name a few. Without proper care, people with dementia can succumb to the paranoia and memory loss and get lost or even start hallucinating.

Stroke Care Big Sur State Park

Although a stoke might not cause permanent damage, when it does, the victim ends up paralyzed which can make it next to impossible for them to continue with their lives without extra help. They may have problems with mobility and communication and might even suffer from cognitive difficulties. That’s why it makes sense to have expert in-home from a well-reputed company.

About Our Caregiving Services

All the caregivers at Home Care Assistance are professionals and will go above and beyond to provide the best in-home care for your elderly family member. They have an excellent reputation for having specially trained caregivers who can tackle any situation including the conditions mentioned above. If you have any questions and need to contact a Home Care Assistance representative, call and learn more about their many programs.

Home Health Care

Home Health Aid

24 Hour Care

Cancer Care Millers Ranch

Cancer patients often need constant care and assistance; especially the elderly. Sometimes, you’ll find that a single mishap in treatment can lead to monumental consequences. Therefore, to make sure the elderly in your family don’t skip on therapy or medication, consider contacting a representative from Home Care Assistance to get them the help they need. Full time and around the clock caregivers are also available for elder patients.

Live In Caregiver

Learn about our live in care giver services and how we can help you twenty four hours a day.

Post Traumatic Brain Injury Care (TBI)

Memory Care

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