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Free In Home Assessment

We provide a free in home assessment to better understand your home care needs.

By meeting with the individual and their family (if applicable) we can assist in making recommendations from our available services.

We help customize a care plan from the start of care, and it is continuously reviewed to ensure we are meeting the individuals needs.

Yes, I need one!

Our history of quality, Christian services now extends into your home through our In-Home services program.


Bartels-At-Home is the newest program in the family of services offered by Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community.  Located in Waverly, Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community has served as the premier retirement community of choice in the area for more than 50 years.

Our history of quality, Christian services now extends into your home through our in home services program, Bartels-At-Home.  To ensure your safety and security, Bartels-At-Home caregivers are compassionate and caring staff that have been thoroughly screened and professionally trained to meet your needs.  If you, or someone you know, would benefit from the services provided by Bartels-At-Home, please call: 319.352.4540.

Bartels-At-Home Services

  • Home Helper Services: housekeeping, shopping and errands, companionship, transportation to scheduled appointments, meal planning.
  • Personal Care Services: assistance with grooming, dressing, and bathing.
  • Peace of Mind Services: morning and evening telephone calls, medication reminders by phone in the AM/PM.

Personal Care Services

  • Assistance with grooming
  • Assistance with dressing
  • Assistance with bathing
  • Foot care
  • Fingernail care
  • Wash hair
  • Trim toe nails for non-diabetic
  • *Peace of Mind Package

*Peace of mind with morning and evening telephone call for reminders of your medication.

Home Helper Services

  • Vacuum
  • Dust furniture
  • Sweep floors
  • Mop floors
  • Water plants and flowers
  • Clean refrigerator
  • Clean bathrooms
  • Wash and dry dishes
  • Personal laundry
  • Change bed linens
  • Shopping and errands
  • Appointment management
  • Meal planning
  • Meal preparation
  • Transportation to appointments
  • Good morning visits
  • Good evening visits
  • Telephone check-in
  • Assist with exercise
  • Assist with pet care
  • Assist with mail
  • Recreational activities
  • Recycling
  • Companion services

Rates for Services

  • $25 per hour during daytime hours
  • $3 per day for Peace of Mind calls
  • * minimum of one hour of service

* transportation and shopping/errands will incur a mileage charge at the current application IRS allowable rate