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We are a Florida Home Health Agency providing private duty, skilled nursing, personal care, and homemaker / companion services.
Servicing All of Sarasota and Charlotte Counties in Florida

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Corinthia RN, Molly and Mom

Alternative Homemaking with a Heart of SW Florida, LLC. is a licensed Home Health Agency that provides private duty, skilled nursing, personal care, homemaker/ companion services and respite care, in your home, assisted living facility, nursing home or hospital, with a custom tailored care plan for each individual clients needs designed for seniors, elderly, disabled and convalescing individuals throughout Charlotte County and Sarasota County in Florida.

We work with the client, guardian, or family members to design a home care plan appropriate to the client's needs. This plan is based on specific information about the individual such as medications prescribed, treatment orders from the healthcare provider, our staff's observations, and your personal requests. As our client's needs change, so will the care plan.

Our RN's, LPN's, CNA's, Home Health Aides, Homemakers, and Companions are flexible and will perform needed services wherever an individual resides, whether that be in his or her own home, with family members, in an assisted living facility, a nursing home, or even in a hospital. Many aging persons are frail and need assistance with common activities of daily living such as housekeeping, meal preparation, and transportation, while others suffer from loneliness and depression and simply benefit from the companionship of a caring and trained caregiver. Others may need a custom tailored medical care plan utilizing our skilled nursing, bathing, medication setup and reminders. ALL WITH NO SERVICE CONTRACTS!!

Serving Our Community
Alternative Homemaking With A Heart's long list of memberships include the; The Venice, Englewood and Port Charlotte Chambers of Commerce, SCAN, OCEAN, FALA, Charlotte Home Health Network, and Women on the Move. We are also a Business of the Year award winner in 2000. 

The company actively supports many Venice and Port Charlotte fundraising efforts including the Alzheimer Memory Walk, the Food Bank and Salvation Army, as well as participates in preparing gift boxes for distribution to the elderly during the holidays.

Alternative partners with Senior Friendship Centers. Inc., Charlotte County Human Services, and Lutheran Services.

We at Alternative Homemaking with a Heart of SW Florida offer Worry-Free Care.
Call for your Free Assessment and Care Plan with our Director of Nursing!

Serving Our Community with Florida home health care and companion services

Alternative Homemaking is locally family owned and operated, licensed by the State of Florida, CHAP accredited, and complies with all city, county, state, and federal guidelines.

  • All staff are employees of Alternative Homemaking, we do not use independent contractors.
  • NATIONALLY background screened and FBI fingerprinted.
  • Maintain RN, LPN, CNA, Home Health Aids certifications (as needed).
  • Trained in alzheimer's and dementia care.
  • Monitored, fully licensed, insured, and bonded.

The safety, comfort, and well-being of our clients are very important to us, and every effort is made to appropriately match our clients with our caregivers. We maintain direct supervision and communication with our caregivers for the entire time they are on assignment.

Our Mission Statement
For those of us at Alternative Homemaking, helping others to help themselves is the truest measurement of our success. From the competent and compassionate caregivers who earn the trust and respect of our clients on a daily basis to the administrators who foster relationships and alleviate concerns, it is our organization's mission to enable individuals to maintain as normal and independent a lifestyle as possible within their homes. In filling their homes with a sense of security and warmth, we in turn fill their lives with hope and dignity.
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Alternative Homemaking with a Heart of SW Florida, LLC.

Corporate Headquarters: 1901Tamiami Trail, South - Suite A - Venice, Florida 34293
Ph: (941) 488-2248 • Fax: (941) 488-2626
Port Charlotte: (941) 629-1161
Sarasota: (941) 921-9381

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Service areas include Sarasota, Osprey, Nokomis, Venice, North Port, Englewood, Port Charlotte, and Punta Gorda.

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