It’s Your Home. It’s Your Health. It’s Your Choice.

Why Choose Community Nurse

Community Nurse Home Care’s mission is to provide exceptional, comprehensive care in the home. We are proud to remain a not-for-profit home care agency serving the communities of southeastern Massachusetts since 1916.

When you choose Community Nurse, you have access to a continuum of home care services, including Nursing ~ Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapies ~ Hospice ~ Palliative Care Consultations ~ Wellness and Private Care Services.

Our clinicians will assist you with your recovery from injury, surgery or illness where you are most comfortable – your home.

Memorial Ornament Display

Memorial ornaments will be on display in the Memorial Garden of our Fairhaven office between December 13 and January 3.


HomeCare Elite Top 100
Community Nurse Home Care was named to the HomeCare Elite Top 100. This list recognizes home care agencies in the country based on top performance measures. Over 11,000 U.S. agencies were evaluated.

Community Nurse accepts Medicare, most private insurance policies and Medicaid. As a not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) agency, we provide many necessary but unreimbursed services to patients. To the extent that charitable funds are available, no one who is eligible for services will be turned away.


Strategic Healthcare Programs (SHPBest Awards)
The annual SHPBest™ program was created to acknowledge home health agencies that consistently provide high quality service to their patients.


Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Star Rating
CMS star ratings are updated throughout the year. Community Nurse is consistently graded a top-rated agency fluctuating between 4 and 5-stars.