About Us

What we do

Bringing Peace of Mind to Families & Caregivers

When your loved one needs in-home care, you have an important decision to make in choosing the best home care agency for their needs. Ashe Home Care is a home care agency you can count on to treat your mom, dad or other family member with the greatest care and respect. We are a small, family-run home care agency that honors the trust you place in our in-home caregivers.

Our Mission

Here at Ashe Home Care, our mission is to provide exceptional, personalized home care to clients and their families. We’re passionate about helping people of all ages stay independent at home.

Home Care Plans

We actively listen to your family’s needs and work to meet those needs with kindness and compassion. Each client gets a personalized assessment and individually tailored plan of care developed by a registered nurse. Your certified nursing assistant or home health aide receives specific training to best care for your loved one.

Integrity & Respect

Your family will be treated with courtesy and respect. We go above and beyond to be a home care agency you can trust to be honest and ethical in all that we do.

Strong Relationships

We deeply value our relationship with you and believe open communication is essential to building successful caregiving relationships. Once assigned an in-home caregiver, you can rely on our consistency and commitment to building a strong relationship between caregiver and patient.

Why Choose Ashe Home Care Agency?

Treating You Like Family: We’re not a national home care company or a franchise. Ashe Home Care, Inc. is a family-owned and operated small business with the guiding principles of doing what’s right and treating your family as we would treat our own. It’s important to us to give back to our community by providing quality home care in western North Carolina.

Improving Quality of Life: We’ll help your loved one maintain their independence while nurturing their physical, mental and emotional health. Your loved one deserves a safe and independent life in the comfort of their home.

Caregivers You Can Trust: You’ll receive care from qualified, fully vetted in-home caregivers. We believe that well cared for in-home caregivers are in the best position to make sure your loved one is well cared for. Our care team receives hands-on training, background checks and continuing education to ensure the best possible care. All care is given under the supervision of a registered nurse.

A Long History in Home Care: Ashe Home Care was established in 2006. Since then, we have built a strong reputation for providing quality home care in western North Carolina. We are fully licensed through the state of North Carolina for in-home services and nursing services.

Affordable Home Care: We accept most long-term insurance plans as well as veterans’ benefits and other programs to pay for our home care services.

Get to Know the Team

Chelsea & Tom Moriarty

Meet our director and business owner, Chelsea Moriarty, pictured with her husband Tom and beautiful children, Madeline and Wyatt. Chelsea obtained her Associates in nursing in 2009, and then graduated from UNC Wilmington with a bachelors degree in nursing along with a specialty ANCC board certification in Med Surg, shortly after. Chelsea and her husband Tom bought Ashe Home Care in 2017 as well, and and are licensed to provide care in many of the counties in western North Carolina. Chelsea enjoys spending time with her family on Kerr Scott Lake, and visiting family who reside in Massachusetts and West Virginia. Chelsea is an amazing RN and director who provides care and compassion for both employees and clients alike. Ashe Home Care, Inc is lucky to have her!

Meet Ashe Home Care’s Office Manager Christy Powell! Christy is a native of Watauga county and resides there with her husband Stacey and their zoo of animals. Christy is usually in our home office, taking care of scheduling, Human Resources and anything else that pops up at AHC. Outside of the office, Christy loves to fish and spend time on Kerr Scott Lake, as well as gardening and reading. ps- we also hear that Christy is a fantastic cook and brings in goodies to the office! Stop by and say hello!

Christy Powell
Kathy Church

Kathy Church has been with Ashe Home Care since April 2006-WOW!! 17 years and counting, Kathy is an amazing caregiver, who always goes above and beyond for her clients. In her spare time, Kathy loves spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Say hello to AHC staff member Makayla Houck! Makayla is a Certified Nursing Assistant who provides excellent in-home care to our clients. She also helps in our home office, supporting Chelsea and Christy. She graduated from Ashe County High School and has been in nursing since 2015. Pictured with Makayla is her best friend, Buddy, who she rescued in 2021. Along with her pets, Makayla loves the beach and spending time with family and friends!

Makayla Houck