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  • Home Instead Senior Care of Springfield, IL

    2055 West Iles Ave., Suite H, Springfield, IL 62704
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  • Morning Glory Home Care Inc - Troy

    Morning Glory Home Care Inc - Troy

    224 South Main Street, Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (4)
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    Our founder, Vronica Flom, set the standard for care when she opened Morning Glory in 1998. She cared abundantly for each and every person she encountered, and went out of her way to ensure that they were shown the highest level of compassion, kindness and respect – clients and staff alike. On any...

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  • Private Home Care

    Private Home Care

    6900 Delmar Boulevard, University City, MO 63130
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    At Private Home Care, we believe in embracing, celebrating, and improving the aging experience by providing a long-term solution for those who choose to age naturally at home. Our approach is simple: we place outstanding, committed caregivers with our clients so that they can remain at home for as...

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  • Senior Services Unlimited - St. Louis MO

    Senior Services Unlimited - St. Louis MO

    6255 Knox Industrial Dr., Saint Louis, MO 63109
    (22)
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    SENIOR SERVICES UNLIMITED We are a family owned and operated business since 1987, Senior Services Unlimited has been providing thousands of families-just like yours-with premium care services at the most reasonable cost. SSU's bonded, insured and carefully screened staff is here to help. Our...

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  • Senior Helpers - Lake St. Louis, MO

    118 Centre on the Lake, Lake Saint Louis, MO 63367
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    Headquartered in Lake St. Louis, Missouri, but we service North St. Louis County as well as many other Eastern Missouri Counties. Senior Helpers is a national leader in professional in-home assistance services. We provide dependable, consistent, and affordable care services to our clients and their...

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  • Home Helpers - Manchester, MO

    Home Helpers - Manchester, MO

    115 Woods Mill Rd., Ballwin, MO 63011
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    You no longer have to struggle through life's daily tasks or live in fear of being alone when you need personal or medical in-home assistance. If you've found yourself in a situation where you need a helping hand, there's now an easy solution. Now, with home health care from Home Helpers of St....

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  • Home Instead Senior Care - DeKalb, IL

    Home Instead Senior Care - DeKalb, IL

    2585 Sycamore Road, Dekalb, IL 60115
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    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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  • Ascent Home Care Inc - Naperville

    Ascent Home Care Inc - Naperville

    800 W. 5th Ave Suite 206B, Naperville, IL 60563
    (8)
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    Ascent Home Care Inc. is a home care agency built around the minds of experienced health care professionals. We provide varying degrees of home care dependent upon your loved one's needs. Our nurturing, compassionate, and skilled caregivers have been trained according to the standards mandated by...

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  • Destiny Senior Care

    Destiny Senior Care

    14460 Raneys Lane, Orland Park, IL 60462
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    Home Is Where The Heart Is Sometimes, nursing homes or retirement centers seem to be the only options for care. Destiny home care services allow people to maintain the independence of their daily routines and their familiar surroundings. We can help your loved ones avoid the emotional trauma of...

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  • Assisting Hands

    Assisting Hands

    200 East 5th Ave, Ste. 104, Naperville, IL 60563
    (6)
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    Assisting Hands® of Naperville, IL is a non-medical home care company with a strong emphasis on customer service. We provide exceptional in-home care to people who are elderly or have special needs. We Provide FREE Home Safety & Fall Prevention Screenings performed by a Licensed Physical Therapist!...

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  • Amazing Care

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

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  • Favos Home Care, Inc.

    Favos Home Care, Inc.

    816 Hartford Ln, Bolingbrook, IL 60440
    (5)
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    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...

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  • Home Instead Senior Care - Palos Heights, IL

    12400 S Harlem Ave, Palos Heights, IL 60463
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    Home Instead Senior Care enables the elderly to live independently. It’s at home where quality of life is enhanced without the stress of interrupted routines and changes in daily habits. Our non-medical CAREGivers provide one-on-one support and interaction that reduce feelings of isolation and...

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  • Assisting Hands - Hinsdale

    Assisting Hands - Hinsdale

    5120 Belmont Rd, Ste I, Downers Grove, IL 60515
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    Did you know 75% of those who fall do so again within 6 months. Concerned about FALLS, Medication ERRORS and Home SAFETY. Assisting Hands has local experts in Fall Prevention (Fall Prevention Clinics of America), Hospice, Physical Therapy, and Dementia Communication train our caregivers. Looking for...

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  • Homewatch Caregivers - St. Charles

    Homewatch Caregivers - St. Charles

    303 E. Main Street, Saint Charles, IL 60174
    (18)
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    Homewatch Caregivers offers home care services for seniors living in and around St. Charles, Illinois. St. Charles, which is situated in Kane County, is home to several year-round events and festivals. Among resident favorites are the Kane County Fair, which takes place every July, the Scarecrow...

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  • Home Helpers - DuPage and Will

    Home Helpers - DuPage and Will

    4905 Main Street, Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (8)
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    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...

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  • Homewatch Caregivers

    Homewatch Caregivers

    8711-B West 95th St, Hickory Hills, IL 60457
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    Homewatch CareGivers' servicing Orland Park, Oak Park, Oak Lawn, and South West of Chicago is committed to being the premier provider of home care in the Chicago area. Our outstanding and dedicated office staff and caregivers work diligently to provide in-home senior care, hospice and respite...

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  • Comforcare Home Care - Wheaton

    Comforcare Home Care - Wheaton

    211 E. Illinois Street, Unit L3, Wheaton, IL 60187
    (9)
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    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...

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  • Senior Helpers - Crown Point

    405 N Main St., Suite B, Crown Point, IN 46307
    (6)
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    Senior Helpers of Northwest Indiana has been serving the entire Northwest Indiana area since 2008. We take great pride in being a part of the community and helping to improve the lives of senior citizens. We are committed to providing quality, in home care for seniors who wish to maintain their...

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  • Home and Hearth Caregivers - Countryside

    6432 Joliet Road, Countryside, IL 60525
    (14)
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    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...

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  • Options For Senior America - Lake County

    707 East 80th Place, Suite 104, Merrillville, IN 46410
    (14)
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    Options for Senior America has been a leading home care provider since 1989. Options most recently received the 2016 Best in Home Care award. As a person responsible for a senior adult, you will find the Options team knowledgeable and resourceful. Together, we successfully resolve hundreds of...

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  • Senior Helpers - Evansville, IN

    Senior Helpers - Evansville, IN

    2528 Waterbridge Way, Evansville, IN 47710
    (2)
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    Independence for Your Loved One At Senior Helpers, we specialize in providing quality in-home care for seniors.  Whether they need us for a few hours or around the clock, we'll always provide the kind of compassionate, responsive care that lets them truly enjoy living independently at home. Peace of...

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  • Home Helpers of Wheaton

    113 Fairfield Way, Suite 106C, Bloomingdale, IL 60108
    (13)
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    Home Helpers provides tenderhearted non-medical in home care to DuPage and Cook county residents.  We service seniors, new moms, those recovering from an injury or illness, or anyone with an ongoing challenge.  Being state licensed, all of our compassionate caregivers are thoroughly...

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  • Home Instead Senior Care Rockford

    Home Instead Senior Care Rockford

    929 S Alpine Rd, Ste 202, Rockford, IL 61108
    (5)
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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 800...

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  • ARIS at home, Inc.

    ARIS at home, Inc.

    327 Harrison Street, Oak Park, IL 60304
    (13)
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    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...

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  • ComForCare Home Care - Portage, IN

    ComForCare Home Care - Portage, IN

    3391 Airport Road, Portage, IN 46368
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    As we grow older, many activities of daily living that were previously routine become more difficult. Having assistance with these tasks can make life easier and more enjoyable, but good help at a reasonable price can be hard to find. Nursing homes can be expensive and require seniors to leave...

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  • Optimum Senior Care

    Optimum Senior Care

    415 W. Golf Rd. Suite 40, Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    (4)
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    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 Care...

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  • Senior Helpers of Chicago

    Senior Helpers of Chicago

    1165 North Clark Street Suite 410, Chicago, IL 60610
    (15)
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    Our clients know that Senior Helpers of Chicago goes to extraordinary lengths to help make their life better. We have specific expertise with both Alzheimer's care and Parkinson's care. Our caregivers get the Teepa Snow Alzheimer's training and the TULIPs program for Parkinson's; we train for...

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  • ComForcare Home Care - Park Ridge

    ComForcare Home Care - Park Ridge

    1400 Renaissance Dr Suite 103, Park Ridge, IL 60068
    (5)
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    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...

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  • All Help Health Services - Chicago

    6160 North Cicero Avenue Ste 303, Chicago, IL 60646
    (28)
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    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 or...

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  • Synergy HomeCare - Chicago

    Synergy HomeCare - Chicago

    1802 W. Berteau, Chicago, IL 60613
    (4)
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    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 and...

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  • Top Priority Home Care

    Top Priority Home Care

    2515 W Winona Street, Chicago, IL 60625
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    We at Top Priority Home Care provide the elderly with quality care and assistance in the comfort of their own residence.  We integrate compassion and one on one support to the elderly while focusing on wellness, rehabilitation and independence.  Our caregivers are qualified, reliable and trustworthy...

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  • Home Instead Senior Care - Cary, IL

    Home Instead Senior Care - Cary, IL

    241 Commerce Dr, Suite 200, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
    (8)
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    To us, it's personal. If you're looking for extraordinary in-home senior care and companionship, you've come to the right place. Call now to see how we can help your loved one live independently at home.

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  • Angel Care Health Services, INC

    Angel Care Health Services, INC

    5875 N. Lincoln Ave., LL-16, Chicago, IL 60659
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    Angel Care Health Services, Inc. was founded by Dr. A. N. Ruzano in 2013. Decided to put up his own Agency, after more than 20 years of helping others as consultant in home care industry. The Agency's management team, staff and care givers has more than 15 years combined experience in senior care....

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  • Trinity Home Care Solutions

    Trinity Home Care Solutions

    8800 Bronx Ave, Suite 100 J, Skokie, IL 60077
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    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...

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  • Servant Home Care, LLC

    Servant Home Care, LLC

    2915 N High School Road, Indianapolis, IN 46224
    (1)
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    Servant Home Care is set apart from other home care agencies by 2 qualities: RELATIONSHIPS and COMMUNICATION . It has only one simple mission . A mission to serve the people of our community by providing them with customized home care services that allow them to avoid a hospital, rehab, or nursing...

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  • Home Instead Senior Care - Skokie, IL

    8816 Bronx Ave, Skokie, IL 60077
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    Home Instead Senior Care enables the elderly to live independently. It’s at home where quality of life is enhanced without the stress of interrupted routines and changes in daily habits. Our non-medical CAREGivers provide one-on-one support and interaction that reduce feelings of isolation and...

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  • ComForCare Home Care - Indianapolis, IN

    ComForCare Home Care - Indianapolis, IN

    50 E. 91st Street Suite 305, Indianapolis, IN 46240
    (16)
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    ComForCare is a home care agency and home health agency located in Indianapolis, Indiana. We provide personal care attendant services and home health aide services to help clients age in place.

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  • ComForCare Home Care - S Lake

    ComForCare Home Care - S Lake

    1207 McHenry Road, Ste 218A, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (10)
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    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...

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  • Home Instead Senior Care - Cedar Rapids, IA

    Home Instead Senior Care - Cedar Rapids, IA

    373 Collins Road NE, Suite 101, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
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    IN HOME CARE FOR SENIORS The Home Instead Senior Care® network of locally owned and operated franchises is one of the most trusted networks of home care worldwide. An innovator in eldercare since 1994, Home Instead Senior Care is dedicated exclusively to helping seniors stay in their homes as...

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  • Home Care Assistance Carmel

    12525 Old Meridian St., Suite 130, Carmel, IN 46032
    (5)
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    Home Care Assistance performs rigorous screening to find the best, most reliable and caring caregivers available. Once they are hired, they receive intensive training to best serve the elder adults with whom they will work, including those with dementia, Alzheimer's and general frailty and mobility...

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  • Home Instead Senior Care - Greenwood, IN

    Home Instead Senior Care - Greenwood, IN

    633 Library Park Drive Suite G, Greenwood, IN 46142
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    Home Instead Senior Care® is dedicated to helping seniors live independently and safely in the comfort of their own homes. This office provides services in Johnson, Morgan and Shelby counties, which are located just south of the greater metropolitan Indianapolis area. Communities include Greenwood,...

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  • Home Instead Senior Care - Indianapolis North

    941 East 86th Street Suite 250, Indianapolis, IN 46240
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    Home Instead Senior Care enables the elderly to live independently. It’s at home where quality of life is enhanced without the stress of interrupted routines and changes in daily habits. Our CAREGivers provide one-on-one support and interaction that reduce feelings of isolation and depression. And,...

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  • Homewatch CareGivers

    Homewatch CareGivers

    900 Skokie Boulevard Suite 105, Northbrook, IL 60062
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    Your Trusted Source for Exceptional Home Care for 30 Years You're not alone! There are countless people who want to stay home, folks that are eager to return home and recover from a medical procedure or illness. They want to maintain their independence while remaining safe and secure; confident in...

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  • Home Instead Senior Care - Northbrook, IL

    3100 Dundee Road Suite 902, Northbrook, IL 60062
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    Home Instead Senior Care is the world leader in non-medical eldercare, with a network of more than 500 offices. Our caregivers our bonded, insured and carefully screened. Our services can be arranged anywhere from 4 to 24 hours per day. Short term service and long term care is available seven...

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  • ComForCare Home Care

    ComForCare Home Care

    3725 E. Southport Road, Suite F, Indianapolis, IN 46227
    (3)
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    ComForCare Home Care - South Indy is a franchised 24/7 home care company, specializing, but not limited to, dementia clients and adults of all ages. Finding a trustworthy, experienced, and compassionate team of home caregivers can be an intimidating process. How should you go about choosing the...

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  • Senior Helpers - Greenwood, IN

    Senior Helpers - Greenwood, IN

    494 South Emerson Avenue Suite I-2, Greenwood, IN 46143
    (4)
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    At Senior Helpers our main goal and passion is to assist senior adults in being well cared for and able to remain in the comfort of their home as long as possible. To accomplish this goal we employ caregivers who share that passion with us. They are our employees and are fully bonded and insured...

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  • Senior Helpers - Michigan City

    450 St. John Rd, Suite 301-08, Michigan City, IN 46360
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    Senior Helpers of Northwest Indiana has been serving the entire Northwest Indiana area since 2008. We take great pride in being a part of the community and helping to improve the lives of senior citizens. We are committed to providing quality, in home care for seniors who wish to maintain their...

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  • BrightStar Care - Gurnee, IL

    1125 Tri-State Parkway #700, Gurnee, IL 60031
    (3)
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    BrightStar Care Gurnee has been in business for more than nine years. We opened in October, 2002. Our staff members have more than 30 years combined experience. BrightStar provides the full continuum of homecare, childcare, staffing and support services for individuals, families and healthcare...

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  • SYNERGY HomeCare of Gurnee

    SYNERGY HomeCare of Gurnee

    223 North Route 21, Gurnee, IL 60031
    (3)
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    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 is...

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Springfield, Illinois

Home Care

Non-medical home care offers a wide range of services administered in in a residential setting Typically, home care services screen potential patients prior to admittance. This screening might include health problems, skin problems, and weight/nutritional status. This type of care can provide various medical services such as assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, retrieving medication from secured storage, and opening container lids. Home care offers a number of services including housekeeping, assistance using mobility/assistive devices, and short-term nursing care. Also, care services provided can comprise help with household chores and therapy. Home care may also provide your loved one assistance bathing and doing laundry. Finally, home health aide services can support your family member with services like transfers from bed to wheelchair and transfers from wheelchair to bed.

The top hospitals in Springfield include ST JOHNS HOSPITAL, MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER, and ANDREW MCFARLAND MENTAL HLTH CTR. In total, there are 3 hospitals located in Springfield which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Cost of Living

The rent burden for Springfield is about 14.7% of the average monthly income. The median monthly cost for rent in Springfield is around $889 and the median home value for Springfield is approximately $124,800. Springfield has a sales tax of 6.25%.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The air quality, air temperature, and humidity of a destination may have a large impact on the overall health of senior citizens. During the summer, Springfield is around 76F. The low summer temperature drops to about 64F during the month of June. The summer high rises to around 88F during July. In winter, the average temperature in Springfield dips to approximately 31F. The highest winter temperature will rise to about 41F during the month of February. The lowest winter temperature is about 20 F during the month of January. Monthly, Springfield gets about 3 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically happens in June with an average of 6 inches in a month. For snowfall, Springfield gets an average of 17.70 inches of snow in a year. The average air quality index rating in Springfield is about 45.0. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. The air quality index rating reaches its peak during December at about 65.2. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. The average humidity level for Springfield is approximately 71%. The average humidity levels peak during the month of December at roughly 76%. Springfield has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate.

Demographics and Values

The current population of Springfield is shrinking at a rate of -0.009%. Springfield has a population density of 727 people per square mile. In the previous presidential election, 41.6% voted Democrat, 7.6% voted for a third party candidate, and 50.8% voted Republican in Sangamon county. In Springfield, 8.5% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Springfield is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Based on gender, 52.5% are female and 47.5% are male. The median age of Springfield is 39 years old. In Springfield, 30.2% of the population are over the age of 55, 11.7% are over the age of 60, 6.3% are over the age of 70, and 4.5% are over the age of 80. Of the population of Springfield 14.2% have a graduate degree, 26.2% have a high-school diploma, and 35.8% have a college degree. In terms of crime, Springfield has 48.4 property crimes per 1000 residents and 10.8 violent crimes per 1000 residents. Demographically, Springfield is 73.2% white, 19.9% black, 3.2% mixed race, 0.8% other or not specified, 2.8% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.1% Native American, and 2.6% Hispanic. In Springfield, 44.7% are nonbelievers. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Springfield 16.4% practice Catholicism, 9.6% practice another Christian faith, and 6.9% are Methodists. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Springfield, out of the total population 0.2% practice Judaism, 0.5% practice an Eastern religion, and 1.7% practice Islam. In Springfield, 5.8% do not have health insurance, 6.4% are widowed, 20.3% live in poverty, and 15.1% have some form of disability.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

In terms of personal well-being, Illinois ranks 22nd in healthcare and 35th in quality of life compared to other states. 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. Residents of Illinois enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 43rd in the United States. 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.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religious values, 34% of Illinois's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 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 of Illinois ranks 10th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. During the latest presidential election, 39% voted for the Republican candidate while 56% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

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. On average, Illinois has an air quality index rating of around 37.7 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 54.5 AQI. 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. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 10F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to 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. The average humidity across the state is 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. 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 bee balm, viola pedata, blazing star, and angelica. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American black bear, the American pygmy shrew, the eastern red bat, or the big brown bat. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.