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  • Home Instead Senior Care - Washington, MO

    1615 Heritage Hills Dr, Washington, MO 63090
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 - 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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  • 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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  • Comforcare Home Care - Wheaton

    Comforcare Home Care - Wheaton

    211 E. Illinois Street, Unit L3, Wheaton, IL 60187
    (9)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Senior Helpers - Rockford, IL

    Senior Helpers - Rockford, IL

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

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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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  • 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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  • Senior Helpers - Crown Point

    405 N Main St., Suite B, Crown Point, IN 46307
    (6)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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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  • 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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  • Home Instead Senior Care - Cary, IL

    Home Instead Senior Care - Cary, IL

    241 Commerce Dr, Suite 200, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
    (8)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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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  • 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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  • Home Helpers - Park Ridge, IL

    Home Helpers - Park Ridge, IL

    900 Devon Avenue, Park Ridge, IL 60068
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    Our Goal is to "Make Life Easier" As a result of aging, loved ones often request or require assistance with daily living. That's what we do best. Home Helpers of Northeastern Illinois offers personalized non-medical care services. We help older adults remain active and independent in the comfort of...

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  • ComForcare Home Care - Park Ridge

    ComForcare Home Care - Park Ridge

    1400 Renaissance Dr Suite 103, Park Ridge, IL 60068
    (5)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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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  • Senior Helpers of Chicago, IL

    Senior Helpers of Chicago, IL

    1165 North Clark Street Suite 410, Chicago, IL 60610
    (15)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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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  • Synergy HomeCare - Chicago

    Synergy HomeCare - Chicago

    1802 W. Berteau, Chicago, IL 60613
    (4)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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 - Chicago, IL

    Top Priority Home Care - Chicago, IL

    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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  • Senior Helpers - Lincolnwood, IL

    6600 N. Lincoln Ave Suite 238, Lincolnwood, IL 60712
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    Senior Helpers of Niles-Lincolnwood provides a full array of in-home, non-medical companion and personal care services for adults, with a special emphasis on senior care. We are a proactive leader in professional in-home senior care within Niles, Lincolnwood and the surrounding communities. Why...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 - 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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  • BrightStar Care - Gurnee, IL

    1125 Tri-State Parkway #700, Gurnee, IL 60031
    (3)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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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  • Morning Glory Home Care Inc - Troy

    Morning Glory Home Care Inc - Troy

    224 South Main Street, Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (4)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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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  • Senior Helpers - St. Charles, MO

    Senior Helpers - St. Charles, MO

    1550 Wall Street Suite 232, Saint Charles, MO 63303
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    We’re proud at Senior Helpers of St. Charles/St. Louis to provide caring and experienced Caregivers that will allow your loved ones to maintain their privacy, independence, and dignity by remaining in their homes for as long as possible!   Here are some quick facts about Senior Helpers:We offer...

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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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  • 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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  • 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 Helpers - Lake St. Louis, MO

    118 Centre on the Lake, Lake Saint Louis, MO 63367
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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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  • Senior Services Unlimited - St. Louis MO

    Senior Services Unlimited - St. Louis MO

    6255 Knox Industrial Dr., Saint Louis, MO 63109
    (22)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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 - Webster Groves, MO

    Senior Helpers - Webster Groves, MO

    31-B Allen Avenue, Webster Groves, MO 63119
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    Senior Helpers specializes in providing professional personal care and companion care to seniors who desire to maintain their independence at home.  Based on the needs of our clients, we customize each caregiver/client relationship to ensure the finest compassionate and individualized one-on-one...

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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 - Madison, WI

    Home Instead Senior Care - Madison, WI

    1574 W Broadway Suite 101, Madison, WI 53713
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Our motto "To us, it's personal®" is more than just words. It's a principle that permeates everything we do. It guides us as we provide personalized care, build relationships, and enhance the lives of seniors and their families’ right here Madison, WI. We've been there. We understand. Neither giving...

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  • Senior Helpers - Madison

    Senior Helpers - Madison

    4726 East Towne Blvd Suite 120, Madison, WI 53704
    (18)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    Senior Helpers strives to ensure a better quality of life for our clients by keeping them independent, safe, and well-cared for in their own homes. We provide our clients and their families with dependable and affordable services throughout South Central Wisconsin. Here at Senior Helpers we offer...

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  • SYNERGY HomeCare - Greenfield

    4810 South 76th Street Suite 102, Greenfield, WI 53220
    (14)
    866-223-3192for a local A Place for Mom advisor

    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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Washington, Illinois

Home Care

Intermittent home care consists of various services provided in your family's home. This type of care can provide various medical services such as assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication, retrieving medication from secured storage, and aid in self-administration of medication. Most home care providers screen potential clients before admission. This screening might include skin problems, weight/nutritional status, and health problems. In-home care provides a number of services including short-term nursing care, laundry, and assistance scheduling medical appointments. Also, care services may include companionship and long-term nursing care. Home care may also provide your family member assistance doing help with household chores and going grocery shopping. Finally, non-medical home care can support your family member with wellness services comprised of transfers from wheelchair to bed and monitoring vitals.

Cost of Living

The rent burden for Washington is around 15.2% of the average monthly income. Washington has a median home value of $170,384 and the median cost of rent is around $1,021 per month.

Demographics and Values

Washington has a population density of 767 people per square mile. The total population of Washington consists of 16,811 people. Demographically, Washington is 2.2% Asian, 0.3% black, 0.3% other or not specified, 2.8% mixed race, 94.4% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.0% Native American, and 2.5% Hispanic. Out of the total city population, 49.3% are male and 50.7% are female. The median age of Washington is 38 years old. In Washington, 8.4% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. In Washington, 3.9% do not have health insurance, 65.9% participate in the labor force, 9.5% have some form of disability, and 4.6% live in poverty. Of the population of Washington 38.7% have a college degree, 11.2% have a graduate degree, and 23.2% have a high-school diploma.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

Residents of Illinois enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 43rd in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Illinois citizen is ranked 35th nation-wide. Additionally, Illinois is ranked 22nd by healthcare standards. 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. There are 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 Illinois residents. Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary Hospital, '‚¬Centralia, and Midwestern Region Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 39% of Illinois residents voted Republican and 56% voted Democrat. 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. In terms of diversity, Illinois ranks 10th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. 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, the humidity rating for Illinois is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.02 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Illinois is around 3.33 inches. 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. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is 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. The average air quality index rating in Illinois is 37.7 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 54.5 AQI. 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 aromatic aster, bee balm, bloodroot, and viola pedata. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the big brown bat, the American black bear, the coyote, or the cougar. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.