Intermittent home care offers the luxury of a wide range of services provided in in a home setting This care type provides a number of services including assistance scheduling medical appointments, tracheostomy care, and assistance using mobility/assistive devices. A majority of home care services review potential clients before admittance. This screening might include medication use, health problems, and ADLs abilities. This type of care can provide various medical services such as aid in self-administration of medication, opening container lids, and assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability. Additionally, care services can involve companionship and meal preperation. Companion care may also provide your loved one help going grocery shopping and doing help with household chores. Finally, non-medical home care can provide your family member with health services including monitoring vitals and assistance with ambulation.
Cost of Living
Staunton has a median home value of around $102,033 and the median cost of rent is $714 per month. The rent burden for Staunton is about 11.8% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Of the population of Staunton 5.3% have a graduate degree, 36.3% have a high-school diploma, and 16.7% have a college degree. Based on gender, 52.5% are female and 47.5% are male. The median age of Staunton is 46 years old. Staunton has a population density of 494 people per square mile. In Staunton, 12.3% live in poverty, 10.7% consider themselves widows, 6.7% do not have health insurance, and 54.7% participate in the labor force. In Staunton, 11.1% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Demographically, Staunton is 0.0% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.0% other or not specified, 99.4% white, 1.7% Hispanic, 0.6% mixed race, 0.0% black, and 0.0% Asian.
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. Residents of Illinois enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 43rd in the United States. In terms of resources, Illinois has a cost of living index of 95.7, a grocery index rating of 94.2, and a housing index rating of 87.2. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. 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, Ssm Health St. Maryâ€šâ€™s Hospital, â€“Centralia, and Midwestern Region Medical Center.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of diversity, Illinois ranks 10th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In Illinois, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38. During the latest presidential election, 39% voted for the Republican candidate while 56% voted for the Democratic candidate. 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.
State-wide weather information
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. Illinois experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 28Â°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49Â°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 10Â°F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 73Â°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91Â°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53Â°F during the month of June. On average, the state receives 3.33 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 inches of precipitation a month. 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 tornados.
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 bloodroot, aromatic aster, viola pedata, and black snakeroot. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the american black bear, the cougar, the american pygmy shrew, or the eastern red bat. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.