Looking for Home Care Assistance? You’re in the right place! We’ve changed our name to TheKey. Learn More

Looking for Home Care Assistance? You’re in the right place! We’ve changed our name to TheKey. Learn More

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We’re TheKey, formerly Home Care Assistance, the senior care provider families in Maryland trust the most.

The best home care combines expertise and heart.
For nearly 20 years, TheKey—formerly Home Care Assistance—has delivered quality in-home care, supporting older adults with a wide range of needs and age-related conditions. We’ve provided millions of hours of care to families just like yours. Today, we’re the country’s leading provider of premium in-home care, offering an even broader range of care services.

Maryland State License: R2405
Exceptional Care at Home for Older Adults
First, we get to know you and your care needs, then we design a flexible Care Plan just for you.

You’ll get the in-home care solution you need—and always be informed and in control.
Home Care
From a few hours a day of help to 24/7 support, we will design a Care Plan to meet your specific needs. Our high-quality in-home care includes:
  • Companionship
  • Help at Home
  • Respite Care
  • 24/7 Care
  • Live-In Care
Memory Care at Home
Our caregivers are expertly trained to support people living with any type of cognitive decline from mild memory problems to advanced dementia.
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Vascular Dementia
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Frontotemporal Dementia
  • Parkinson’s Disease Dementia
Specialized Care
We support people living with specific medical conditions and unique needs, providing the best care so our clients can live safely at home.
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Heart Health
  • After a Stroke
  • Cancer
  • End-of-Life Care
  • Hospital to Home
We help with daily activities and much more.
  • Companionship
  • Personal Care and Hygiene
  • Medication Reminders
  • Staying Active
  • Grocery Shopping
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Meal Prep and Nutrition
  • Social Activities and Connection
  • Transportation and Errands
  • Hobbies and Passions
  • Cognitive Engagement
  • Meaningful Activities
Service Areas
Find Your Care Team
We currently provide service in these regions—and we’re always growing to help more families find the best possible care for their needs. If you don’t see the specific community where you need care, click on the one nearest to where you need care. Then give us a call to see if we have caregivers in your area.
  • We have caregivers ready to serve you across Anne Arundel county, as well as the Eastern Shore.


    • Anne Arundel County
    • Prince George's County
    • Baltimore County
    • Charles County
  • If you live near Frederick County, we have caregivers near you who are ready to help.


    • Frederick County
    • Washington County
    • Carroll County
    • Howard County
  • Washington, DC
    If you need care anywhere in Washington, DC and Montgomery County, we can help.


    • Washington, DC
    • Montgomery County
    • Prince George's County
What makes TheKey different?
Quality. Our people. And we really know our business.
Every care visit is backed by years of experience providing over a million hours of exceptional service to families who expect the best personalized care for their loved ones.
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A Team-Based Approach
Behind every professional caregiver is a full-time Care Team of experts, providing ongoing guidance to our caregivers—and support to you and your family.
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Expertly Trained Caregivers
Our caregivers are experienced employees. They are managed by our team, thoroughly vetted, background checked, and trained to provide personalized care tailored to your needs.
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Health and Wellness
Our Balanced Care Method™ emphasizes a healthy mind, body, and spirit. This holistic approach focuses on nutrition and wellness so our clients can live happier, healthier lives.
We’re passionate about helping older adults live in their own home as they age, improving the quality of life for our clients—and those who love them
Help us understand your care needs. Then we'll set up a free phone consultation so you
can get the right support and services to live and age successfully at home.
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