Home Care Services

Our caregivers are here to help you!

  • caregiver3Is it important to you that your loved one continues to live independently in the comfort of their home?
  • Is your loved one alone for several hours a day or night?
  • Is your loved one required to take several daily medications at different times?
  • Does your loved one require assistance with at least one of the following: bathing, toileting, dressing, meal prep, light housework, transportation?
  • In the past, has your loved one fallen or have been afraid of falling in their home?

We offer both come and go and live in (24 hours/day 7 days/week) caregivers in the comfort of one’s home and also in assisted living facilities, skilled nursing homes, hospital rooms etc. We will work with the staff in the facility and keep them aware of changes. We will not work “against” a facility that is gracious enough to have us in their building.

Call us for a free, no obligation, in-home assessment:
847-380-7378 24 hours a day/7 days a week!

Companion Care

Companion services are home-based management and monitoring activities which assist an individual in maintaining a safe environment when the person is unable to do so alone. Duties may include, but are not limited to following:

  • Provide a safe and comfortable environment
  • Assist with phone calls and correspondence
  • Medication reminder
  • Provide recreational activities and friendly conversation
  • Assist with errands and supervise activities
  • Meal preparation
  • Light housekeeping
  • Transportation (doctor appointments, recreational activities, etc)
  • Document care and daily activities
  • Follow universal precautions (basic hand hygiene and infection control)

Homemaker

Homemaker services are general activities provided in the home to assist an individual in managing their household. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Meal preparation, planning and shopping
  • Errands
  • Medication reminder
  • Household cleaning (laundry, vacuuming, dusting, changing linens, washing dishes, washing floors, etc)
  • Transportation (doctor appointments, recreational activities, etc)
  • Document care and daily activities
  • Follow universal precautions (basic hand hygiene and infection control)

Personal Care Assistant

Personal care assistants provide aid with activities such as bathing and dressing. They are also able to a provide services such as light housekeeping. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Assist with personal care (bathing, toileting, oral/hair care, dressing, continence care, etc)
  • Provide assistance with feeding
  • Assist with exercises
  • Meal preparation, planning and shopping
  • Errands
  • Medication reminder
  • Household cleaning (laundry, vacuuming, dusting, changing linens, washing dishes, washing floors, etc)
  • Transportation (doctor appointments, recreational activities, etc.)
  • Document care and daily activities
  • Follow universal precautions (basic hand hygiene and infection control)

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Home care certified nursing assistants provide support similar to companion care and homemaker services. The difference is that they are trained and certified to provide assistance to clients who require additional hands-on care with their activities of daily living. All CNAs must pass classroom training, clinical training, and an Illinois state certification exam. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Monitor daily health (temperature, respiration, blood pressure, etc)
  • Assist with personal care (bathing, toileting, oral/hair care, dressing, continence care, etc)
  • Safe and proper use of durable medical equipment (wheelchairs, walkers, canes, etc)
  • Medication reminder
  • Assist with positioning and transferring (including the use of lift chairs and other transfer devices)
  • Provide assistance with feeding
  • Assist with exercises
  • Non-invasive Foley catheter and colostomy bag care
  • Transportation (doctor appointments, recreational activities, etc.)
  • Document care and daily activities
  • Follow universal precautions (basic hand hygiene and infection control)

Our only requests is that come and go shifts need to be a minimum of 3 hours. You can schedule come and go shifts for several hours 1 day a week or 7 days a week. You tailor the care plan to your needs! Our live in care givers are required by state law, to have a separate sleeping area and bathroom.

Call us for a free, no obligation, in-home assessment:
847-380-7378 24 hours a day/7 days a week!