Helping People through Home Care in the Communities of
Needham, Newton, and Surrounding Cities and Towns
At FirstLight Home Care of West Suburban Boston, we provide innovative home care services for Needham, Newton, and surrounding communities. Our quality caregiving solutions are perfect for the elderly, mothers with a newborn baby or anyone needing help with daily tasks at home. Our talented caregivers offer quality companion and personal care solutions for you or your loved ones, giving you peace-of-mind knowing that the help you need is there. We are also proud to accept Long Term Care Insurance (including the assignment of benefits) to help families provide exceptional care for their loved one.
To get a good sense of how our clients feel about our services, we welcome you to read our reviews on AgingCare.com or Google reviews (or even Yelp)–or this letter from the family of our client at an independent living community in Newton, MA (Note: Esta is not related to FirstLight owner Steve!). We are proud to announce that for the second year in a row, we have won the Best of Home Care® Provider of Choice Award from Home Care Pulse, the top research and quality assurance firm for home care. To get a sense of the compassion of our exceptional, employee caregivers, read the Boston Globe story or watch the TV news report of how Amanda found a cat for her 76 year-old Client, Rosemary.
Find out what our Director of Client Care Services, Wendy Adlerstein, LSW, suggests in the hiring of the right personal care aide in her interview in U.S. News & World Report, “5 Steps for Selecting a Personal Care Aide for Mom and Dad“. Also, learn what Wendy thinks about memory cafes from her interview in a story published on Wicked Local.
Learn about our new Care Coordinator, Jenny Wu. Her arrival to our office team provides our clients with greater communication and oversight, including more frequent visits with our caregivers and clients–helping to ensure the highest levels of service
Learn about the new Needham Memory Cafe program, hosted by Avita of Needham and supported by FirstLight HomeCare and other organizations and volunteers in the community. Our next Program date is Wednesday, January 10th from 1pm to 2pm at Treat Cupcake Bar in Needham. We have appreciated the opportunity to support the Newton Council on Aging through sponsorship of events last year, including the Halloween Program at the Newton Senior Center. FirstLight Home Care provided the entertainment, the acclaimed ventriloquist, Brian Tiernan.
Finally, if you missed our recent webinar, “Learn How to Help Your Parents Make the Best Possible Choices Now and in the Future”, please take the time to watch the 11-minute excerpts on home care from the webinar recording. FirstLight’s Wendy Adlerstein, LSW participated in the program. We offer this Panel Program which includes experts on aging, addressing questions including home care, estate planning, senior living options and family mediation to organizations who would like to host or sponsor at no cost. Please contact us to find out more at 781-559-0220.