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VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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Find the Right Home Care near Dixon, IL

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If you or a loved one wants to age in the comfort of your own home, home care in Dixon, IL can offer personal assistance in a familiar setting. Whether an older adult needs more basic elderly home care services in Dixon – like help with housekeeping, cooking, and transportation – or requires medical care, A Place for Mom can help.

Find the best home care agencies in Dixon to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to Dixon home hospice care. Personalized home care in Dixon can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 21 options for accredited home care in Dixon, IL, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

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Home Care Facilities near Dixon, IL

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Review ofCherryvale Place
5.0

Our loved one was there for about a month and everybody was very accommodating and wonderful to our loved and our family. The place is so lovely, we wish our loved one was able to stay longer. She had a room that overlooked a patio which was so beautifully decorated with flowers, really lifted her spirits. The community was also very clean.

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Review ofBickford of Rockford
4.4

When I started looking for a place for my mother-in-law, I wanted a place that would give her good care, but also felt more like a family. That is what I found at Bickford.

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Review ofCherryvale Place
4.7

Our loved one is severely gluten free and dairy free and they have done a very good job not poisoning our loved one. They have been very accommodating and attentive to her dietary restriction. They do have some activities going on, but they are still pretty limited.

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Review ofCherryvale Place
5.0

Our loved one was there for about a month and everybody was very accommodating and wonderful to our loved and our family. The place is so lovely, we wish our loved one was able to stay longer. She had a room that overlooked a patio which was so beautifully decorated with flowers, really lifted her spirits. The community was also very clean.

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Review ofBickford of Rockford
4.4

When I started looking for a place for my mother-in-law, I wanted a place that would give her good care, but also felt more like a family. That is what I found at Bickford.

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Review ofCherryvale Place
4.7

Our loved one is severely gluten free and dairy free and they have done a very good job not poisoning our loved one. They have been very accommodating and attentive to her dietary restriction. They do have some activities going on, but they are still pretty limited.

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Senior Helpers - Rockford, IL

129 Phelps Avenue Building 10 Suite 1008, Rockford, IL 61108

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Provides: Home Care

Senior Helpers of Rockford Provides dependable, consistent and affordable in-home non-medical personal and companion care services to assist the elderly, disabled or convalescent maintain their independence in the privacy of their home and provide peace of mind for their families. Our caregivers...

4.0(4 reviews)
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Compassionate Care Services

5813 E Riverside Blvd, Rockford, IL 61114

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Home Instead - Rockford, IL

929 S Alpine Rd, Ste 202, Rockford, IL 61108

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Home Instead CAREGivers provide assistance with social activities, housework, meal preparation, medication reminders, errands and transportation, laundry and personal care — all geared toward helping individuals maintain their normal living habits.   We are one of over...

4.6(6 reviews)
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Peak Home Health

403 1st Ave, Dixon, IL 61021

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BPS/Mercy Nursing Svc

3917 E Lincolnway, Sterling, IL 61081

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4.5(1 review)
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Addus Healthcare

773 West Lincoln Street, Freeport, IL 61032

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3.5(1 review)
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Community Care Systems Inc

3600 E State St # 222, Rockford, IL 61108

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2.0(1 review)
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Addus Healthcare

5301 East State Street, Rockford, IL 61108

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4.0(1 review)
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TLC In Home Care

1705 Circle Dr E, Clinton, IA 52732

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1.0(1 review)
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4.0(1 review)
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Tender Care Now Inc

1503 1st Ave, Rock Falls, IL 61071

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Angels Private Care LTD

777 S Main St, Princeton, IL 61356

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Right At Home of Rockford

3600 E. State St. Suite 326, Rockford, IL 61108

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Provides: Home Care

Right at Home provides screened, trained, insured and bonded caregivers, all of whom are employees. The perfect solution for seniors and other adults who aren't ready to leave their home for an institutional setting, such as an assisted living facility or nursing home, but because of illness or...

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Comfort Keepers In Home Asst

5804 Forest View Avenue, Rockford, IL 61108

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

We Are Comfort Keepers™ Our Family Is Here To Give Comfort To Your Family. Nothing is more important than helping people to live, independent and dignified lives within the comfort of their own homes. Comfort Keepers has been dedicated to providing the kind of non-medical in-home care that helps...

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Alpha Christian Registry Inc

6401 Newburg Rd, Rockford, IL 61108

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Angels Private Care LTD

122 E Dakota St, Spring Valley, IL 61362

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Home Instead - DeKalb, IL

2585 Sycamore Road, Dekalb, IL 60115

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

Home Instead Senior Care (HISC) Dekalb is a franchised business, owned and operated by Helen and Wayne Slagle. Although HISC provides non-medical in home care services, Helen is familiar with the medical services associated with in home care as well. Prior to Helen's association with HISC, she...

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Home Bound Healthcare

1740 Mediterranean Drive Ste 101, Sycamore, IL 60178

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$X,XXX+ monthly

Provides: Home Care

Philosophy Home Bound Healthcare, Inc. subscribes to the concept of health defined by the World Health Organization: '... a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely absence of disease or infirmity. The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health is one of...

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Hammond-Henry Hospital Circle

600 N College Ave, Geneseo, IL 61254

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Country Homecare Inc

129 S Depot St, Somonauk, IL 60552

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What is home care?

Home care may be the right fit for seniors who want to age in place, but who would benefit from companionship, housekeeping, and help with some activities of daily living (ADLs). Home care is broad and personalized to each senior’s needs. In general, home caregivers may provide:

  • Help with personal care
  • Housekeeping
  • Mobility assistance
  • Laundry
  • Complimentary transportation
  • Nutritious meals
  • Incontinence care and toileting
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Dixon, Illinois

Home Care

Senior home care consists of a multitude of services that can be administered in the comfort of your own home. This care type can provide various medical services such as assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, opening container lids, and assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication. Most home care agencies review potential seniors prior to admission. This screening might include ADLs abilities, medication use, and skin problems. Home care provides multiple services including short-term nursing care, assistance scheduling medical appointments, and tracheostomy care. Additionally, care services offered may involve long-term nursing care and therapy. Non-medical home care may also afford your loved one help bathing and with diet choices. Finally, companion care can provide your loved one with health services comprised of transfers from bed to wheelchair and monitoring vitals.

Cost of Living

The rent burden for Dixon is around 14.2% of the average monthly income. Dixon has a median home value of about $92,470 and the median cost of rent is about $746 per month per month.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total city population, 56.6% are male and 43.4% are female. The median age of Dixon is 40 years old. Racially, the population of Dixon is 1.2% other or not specified, 10.7% black, 0.3% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 84.4% white, 9.0% Hispanic, 2.5% mixed race, 0.0% Native American, and 0.8% Asian. In Dixon, 7.7% of the population are veterans of the United States military. In Dixon, 7.1% are widows, 13.3% live in poverty, 5.5% do not have health insurance, and 51.9% participate in the labor force. Dixon has a population density of 780 people per square mile. In terms of education, 17.6% have a college degree, 6.8% have a graduate degree, and 28.4% have a high-school diploma.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

In total, Illinois has 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary Hospital, ‘‚¬Centralia, and Midwestern Region Medical Center. Residents of Illinois enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 43rd in the United States. Illinois is ranked 35th in quality of life and 22nd in healthcare. The state of Illinois has a cost of living index of 95.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 94.2 and a housing index rating of 87.2.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Illinois ranks 10th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 56% of Illinois residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican. Thirty-four percent of Illinois residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 12,453 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

On average, Illinois has an air quality index rating of around 37.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Illinois is around 3.33 inches. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is around 73F. The average high summer temperature is around 91F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Illinois drops to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 10F in the month of January. While residents of Illinois mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Illinois can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Illinois

The state of Illinois has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of angelica, black eyedSusan, aromatic aster, and bee balm. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cougar, the coyote, the eastern red bat, or the American black bear. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.

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Home Instead - Rockford, IL, BPS/Mercy Nursing Svc and Addus Healthcare are the top rated home care agencies near Dixon, Illinois. See full list of communities.

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