Find and Hire Paid Caregivers
If you or a family member needs care or support, Rewarding Work can help you find someone ready to provide support in your home or community. Rewarding Work provides a comprehensive, up-to-date list of people who live near you, have the experience you need, and who are available to work when you need them - as well as an easy-to-use job board. And new for 2022, Rewarding Work is pleased to offer Free Respite Care Provider Training as part of a national respite grant. Click here to learn more.
Who can use Rewarding Work?
Anyone may use Rewarding Work by choosing one of our low-cost, paid subscriptions. Click here for subscription information.
Did you know that Rewarding Work is free for families receiving services through the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (MA DDS)? For information on using Rewarding Work for DDS self-directed programs, to view sample job postings and job descriptions, and to request the DDS access code, click here.
Our Massachusetts Partners
Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (MA DDS)
Massachusetts Lifespan Respite Coalition (MLRC)
Job candidates in the Rewarding Work database have NOT been screened in any way and their backgrounds have NOT been checked. It is your responsibility as an employer to check references and backgrounds of people you may hire.
If you receive services from the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (DDS) and are considering hiring and managing your own support, you are eligible for a free Access Code subscription. We also have low cost subscriptions if you are not eligible.
Need Respite Support?
Respite provides short-term relief for primary caregivers — whether it’s for an afternoon, several days or weeks. Care may be provided in your home or in a respite care provider’s home. Respite care enhances the lives of individuals and families throughout the lifespan.
Managing Your Own Care?
Individuals and families who manage their own care at home choose Rewarding Work because we offer choice, control, and affordability to help make the most of a family's caregiving budget. Flexible subscriptions designed for families. Are you ready to learn more?