Join Special Touch’s Team of Caregivers

We have two excellent options for you!

Do you want to start a purposeful and fulfilling career and be a positive force in your community by helping others?

Work with a Special Touch Home Care patient as either a PCA or HHA.

Know someone who is Medicaid eligible, resides in New York, and needs assistance with basic activities of everyday life?

Work with Special Touch CDPAP as a Personal Assistant for a family member or friend.

Apply to be a PCA or HHA Caregiver!

Just answer a few simple questions and upload your resume to get connected with a Home Care Recruiter.

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Special Touch Home Care is Proud to Offer

The Best Pay & Benefits Package in NY Home Care

  • $21.09 per hour in combined compensation

  • Weekend Differentials

  • 1199 Health Insurance Plan – the best plan in the industry by far, low to zero copays, full coverage

  • Life Insurance – all employees on the 1199 Insurance Plan also receive a life insurance benefit

  • Paid Time Off – earn over 4 weeks of PTO every year!

  • Holiday Pay

  • Pension Plan, Member Assistance Plan, Education Fund, Immigration Assistance, Tax Assistance and more!

*Guaranteed by contract with our employees as members of SEIU1199

Interested in Becoming a Special Touch Caregiver

Here’s What You’ll Need to Register

Upon applying through our website, you will be contacted by a member of the Special Touch Home Care Recruitment Team to schedule your interview. The following items are what you’ll need to bring with you for this interview.

  • Social Security Card

  • Unexpired Government Issued Photo ID (if necessary, proof of Employment Authorization)

  • HHA or PCA Certificate (not required if applying for STHC’s FREE Caregiver Training Program)

  • 2 Reference Letters

  • Pre-Employment Medical1

  • Seasonal Flu Vaccine record required during Flu Season

  • Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination or medical exemption

1Must have been completed within the last 9 months (or your Recruiter will help schedule new ones)

Are You Ready to Apply?

Start a purposeful and fulfilling career, and be a positive force in your community by helping those most in need. You will feel valued and genuinely appreciated while assisting patients in the warmth and comfort of their own home.

I’m not ready and want to learn more about Special Touch Home Care Services.

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