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Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

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Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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Veterans Resources

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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Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

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Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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Find the Right Home Care near Gurnee, IL

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

Find the best home care agencies in Gurnee to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to Gurnee home hospice care. Personalized home care in Gurnee can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 230 options for accredited home care in Gurnee, IL, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

Home Care Facilities in Gurnee, IL

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SYNERGY HomeCare of Gurnee

223 North Route 21, Gurnee, IL 60031

4.5
(3 reviews)

SYNERGY HomeCare of Gurnee is a licensed non-medical home care agency caring for clients in northern Lake County, Illinois and southeast Wisconsin. Whether your loved one needs companionship, personal care, homemaking assistance, or memory care, our team of qualified and experienced caregivers...

Touching Hearts at Home - Brookfield

21430 W Greenfield Ste #1, New Berlin, WI 53146

4.2
(27 reviews)

Touching Hearts at Home's mission is to help seniors and people with disabilities preserve their quality of life and remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible. We do this by providing non-medical companionship, caregiving and homemaking services. A few of the services we offer...

ARIS at home, Inc.

327 Harrison Street, Oak Park, IL 60304

4.8
(13 reviews)

ARIS at home provides non-medical home care to clients who want to remain in their own home. Our client's consists of the elderly, people with illnesses or disabilities, and/or families that may need an 'extra set of hands. ARIS represents Accountability, Respect, Integrity and Service and hires...

SYNERGY Home Care - Greenfield, WI

4810 South 76th Street Suite 102, Greenfield, WI 53220

3.7
(16 reviews)

LOOK NO FURTHER, WE CAN HELP!OUR MISSION: TO ENSURE EACH AND EVERY PERSON RECEIVES UNIQUE AND DIGNIFIED CARE.Whether your decision is to stay at home, or perhaps to stay safe while you search for a place to move, SYNERGY HomeCare offers 10 years of expertise to help you decide what's best for you...

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ComForCare Home Care - S Lake

1207 McHenry Road, Ste 218A, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

4.4
(13 reviews)

ComForCare understands that today's busy lifestyles often deprive family members of the time necessary to provide hands on assistance and companionship for their loved ones. Therefore, we want every family we service to have the peace of mind that comes with knowing their loved-ones are safe and...

Comforcare Home Care - Wheaton

211 E. Illinois Street, Unit L3, Wheaton, IL 60187

4.4
(10 reviews)

ComForcare is a premier provider of non-medical, private duty home care services for people of all ages. With the aid of our highly trained RN's and Caregivers we are able to provide a fundamentally different service. Starting with our nurses case assessment we are able to create client specific...

Home Helpers - DuPage and Will

4905 Main Street, Downers Grove, IL 60515

4.6
(8 reviews)

Caring for your aging parents or a family member recovering from recent illness or surgery can be exhausting, lonely work. Thousands of families go through this type of struggle every year, but you can find comfort and relief with the help of the trained caregivers at Home Helpers of DuPage. Our...

Synergy HomeCare - Chicago

1802 W. Berteau, Chicago, IL 60613

4.7
(6 reviews)

SYNERGY HomeCare - Providing premier home care since 1999. > We have provided over 25 million service hours! > We have provided care for over 248,000 clients! > We employ over 343,000 caregivers! SYNERGY HomeCare of Chicago is fully licensed by the State of Illinois, and our company...

Trinity Home Care Solutions

8800 Bronx Ave, Suite 100 C, Skokie, IL 60077

(0 review)

Aging gracefully at home is an art of caring with a touch of team work between you and your care providers. Our care team providers encourage the possibilities of empowering and helping you reach your goal of aging gracefully in your own home. Our agency is owned and operated by a therapist, we...

All Help Health Services - Chicago, IL

6160 North Cicero Avenue Ste 303, Chicago, IL 60646

4.6
(28 reviews)

Care For Your Loved One, Peace of Mind For You' Established in 1984, ALL HELP Health Services helps individuals live independently. We have an outstanding reputation with Chicagoland hospitals, medical and rehabilitation facilities. We place Certified Nurses Aides and Home Health Aides in homes...

Home and Hearth Caregivers - Countryside

6432 Joliet Road, Countryside, IL 60525

4.4
(16 reviews)

Home & Hearth Caregivers has served Seniors for over 10 years and is proud of it's A+ rating from the Home Care Standards Bureau. We are available 24/7 in Chicago and Suburban areas including Cook, Du Page, Will and Lake counties. Our experienced Care Plan Managers will be happy to provide a...

Optimum Senior Care - Arlington Heights, IL

415 W. Golf Rd. Suite 40, Arlington Heights, IL 60005

3.7
(5 reviews)

Optimum Senior Care Optimum Senior Care offers in home senior care and caregiver services to the elderly population in the Chicago Metro area. Our mission is to cherish and protect the independence and dignity of our clients by providing world class elderly home care services. Optimum Senior...

ComForcare Home Care - Park Ridge

1400 Renaissance Dr Suite 103, Park Ridge, IL 60068

3.6
(9 reviews)

Supporting independence, dignity and quality of life... That's the ComForcare vision and our promise to our clients. Since 1996 ComForcare has specialized in delivering affordable, guaranteed home care services to the community. Our comprehensive range of non-medical care services have helped...

Home Helpers of Southeast Wisconsin

158 West Chestnut St, Burlington, WI 53105

3.0
(5 reviews)

Synergy Homecare of Oak Park

1515 N. Harlem Suite 307-2, Oak Park, IL 60302

5.0
(3 reviews)

Touching Hearts at Home - Elmhurst

110 E. Schiller, Suite 230, Elmhurst, IL 60126

5.0
(2 reviews)

Amazing Care

4300 Commerce Ct Ste 300-5, Lisle, IL 60532

5.0
(2 reviews)

"Give your loved one the GIFT OF CARE”AMAZING CARE is licensed by the Illinois Department of Public Health. We specialize in personalized in-home care services designed to address the many challenges of our clients.Our In-home care programs are geared towards providing comfort for you and your...

Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care - Rolling Meadows

5377 Mayflower Court, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

4.0
(2 reviews)

Assisting Hands Deerfield

500 Lake Cook Road, Suite 350, Deerfield, IL 60015

5.0
(1 review)

Private Home Care - Niles, IL

7900 N Milwaukee Ave 2-25, Niles, IL 60714

5.0
(1 review)
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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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Services for seniors in Gurnee, Illinois

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Transportation

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Senior activities

In Gurnee, Illinois, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Gurnee, Illinois, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

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Transportation

Gurnee, Illinois, is car dependent. Seniors can expect to need a car for most errands. Transit options in Gurnee include the Pace Bus and Transit. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Gurnee has limited biking infrastructure and is not very walkable.

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Health care

Gurnee offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has several hospitals including United Hospital System and Northwestern Medicine Lakeforest Hospital.

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Senior activities

Gurnee, Illinois, is known for Six Flags of America, shopping, dining, entertainment, and more. Explore casual dining at Fatmans, try extreme flight simulation, breweries, a variety of cuisine, pubs, and more. Nature-loving seniors can stay active by strolling through the Des Plaines River Trail or hitting the putting greens at Conway Farms Golf Course.

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Gurnee, Illinois

Home Care

Senior home care consists of various services provided in your family’s home. This care type provides a number of services including assistance using mobility/assistive devices, housekeeping, and local transportation. This type of care can provide various medical services such as aid in self-administration of medication, retrieving medication from secured storage, and opening container lids. Typically, home care agencies screen potential clients prior to entry. This screening might include medication use, weight/nutritional status, and ADLs abilities. Furthermore, services can involve long-term nursing care and ventilator care. Companion care may also provide your family member help with diet choices and doing laundry. Finally, assistive home care can provide your family member with services including assistance with ambulation and monitoring vitals.

Cost of Living

The rent burden for Gurnee is about 20.3% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median cost for rent in Gurnee is about $1,817 and the median home value for Gurnee is around $252,768.

Demographics and Values

In Gurnee, 72.4% participate in the labor force, 5.4% live in poverty, 7.7% have some form of disability, and 4.5% consider themselves widows. Of the population of Gurnee 19.4% have a graduate degree, 51.1% have a college degree, and 16.7% have a high-school diploma. Demographically, Gurnee is 0.5% Native American, 3.9% mixed race, 13.7% Hispanic, 11.3% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.8% other or not specified, 74.8% white, and 6.7% black. The current population of Gurnee consists of 30,767 people. Gurnee has a population density of 879 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 51.6% are female and 48.4% are male. The median age of Gurnee is 39 years old. In Gurnee, 5.9% of the people are veterans of the United States military.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

The state of Illinois has 199 hospitals and 383 health centers, providing care to a population of 12,696,123. The three highest ranked hospitals in Illinois are Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary Hospital, ‘‚¬Centralia, and Midwestern Region Medical Center. Overall, Illinois ranks 35th out of all states in quality of life and 22nd in healthcare. Out of a national average of 100, Illinois has a cost of living index rating of 96, a grocery index rating of 94, and a housing index rating of 87. The natural beauty of Illinois is ranked 43rd in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of religion, 34% of Illinois residents attend religious services among the 12,453 different congregations that are available in the state. 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. In terms of diversity, Illinois ranks 10th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. During the latest presidential election, 39% voted for the Republican candidate while 56% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the winter falls to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 10F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 73F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53F during the month of June. 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 most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.33 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. 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 black eyedSusan, bloodroot, black snakeroot, and angelica. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American pygmy shrew, the eastern red bat, the coyote, or the American black bear. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.

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Hearts of Gold Home Care, Assisting Hands Deerfield and Acti-Kare of Barrington are the top rated home care agencies near Gurnee, Illinois. See full list of communities.

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