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  • Care Management and Coordination

    Manages multiple care providers

  • Companion Care

    Help with light tasks

  • Home Care (non-medical)

    Help with activities of daily living

Always Best Care Senior Services is here to help

Always Best Care combines national strength and standards with local accessibility and personal service. The local owner and operator of Always Best Care in southern Richmond is Joan Shifflett.

Joan and her team have your loved ones best interests at heart, and will ensure that exceptional service and care is provided to all family members. We have strong relationships with area hospitals, social workers, senior communities and senior resources throughout the area. Caregivers at Always Best Care of Richmond (South) are thoroughly screened, bonded and insured to provide the safest and highest level of care.

There’s no charge for a free Care Consultation or for assisted living referral services. We’re here to serve your needs, and we can help. No hourly minimums, either! We’re experts in senior care – contact us today with any question

Our non-medical In-Home Care Programs are flexible and vary from one hour a day to an around the clock Live-In Care Program. 24 hours, 7 days a week, our quality friendly staff is available to assist you.

Here are just a few examples:

Companionship Services:

  • Companionship and conversation
  • Play games and cards
  • Prepare grocery lists
  • Provide respite care
  • Monitor diet and eating

Home Helper Services:

  • Provide Alzheimer’s/dementia care
  • Arrange appointments
  • Change linens and make beds
  • Escort for shopping, errands and appointments
  • Pick up prescriptions

Personal Care Services:

  • Eating
  • Dressing
  • Bathing
  • Toileting
  • Grooming

Service coverage

Always Best Care Senior Services provides senior care in the Greater Richmond and surrounding areas.

Always Best Care provides warm, compassionate and professional care for seniors and others when they need it most. Whether we are helping clients manage life’s daily routines, or providing respite care for the holidays, one thing you can always count on is that we are dedicated to exceeding your expectations…always.

From our initial contact we are committed to help with nearly any care situation. We always provide free consultations to determine the right level of care that is needed. Assignments can range from a couple of hours to continuous live-in care.

All our care providers also receive comprehensive ongoing training. In addition, all care providers are bonded, insured, covered by Worker’s Compensation, and have received a criminal background check.

We can provide assistance and support for just about every non-medical, personal and social need your loved one may have.


  • 24/7 Care Available
  • C.N.A. delivers care
  • Care Management/Coordination
  • Companionship
  • Help with Bathing
  • Help with Daily Dressing & Grooming
  • House Cleaning
  • Incontinence Care
  • Meal Prep or Delivery
  • Medication Reminders
  • Toileting Help
  • Transportation Service

Funding Sources

  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Medicaid
  • Private Funds
  • Private Health Insurance


Thank you for the much needed help you provided me in support for my sister….I know and appreciate that without you none of this would have turned out anywhere near as well. Somehow “thank you” is not enough. The service you provide is incredibly special for those in need. Wayne and Janet

Especially appreciate communication from office when caregiver has arrived and forgot to log into system. Appreciate office making sure we were covered. Brenda

Caregiver really kicked in and showed her training and knowledge. David

My caregivers were always looking for things to do without asking, they just did it above and beyond. Phyllis

Your company’s name was given to me by three separate people and I knew I better call. Wow were they correct. Phil

Your company provides a wonderful service giving peace of mind that a loved one is receiving the care she deserves when a primary caregiver has to work or can’t be there for them. We appreciate everything you did for my mom. Irene

Always Best Care Richmond

(804) 912-5688 Website 10810 Hasty Lane
Midlothian, VA 23112