We Care for our Clients!

We begin by reviewing your needs through discussions with involved family members; when necessary we consult with the physician(s) of the care recipient, social workers, hospitals, or nursing home staff. 

Next, working in conjunction with the family, we develop an individualized program to manage your daily needs. We match your needs to the best possible caregiver, bring them to your home and ask you to participate in the selection process.

After the caregiver has been placed in your home, we continue our unique system of continued personalized contacts through telephone check-in, home visits. Most important, we continually communicate with the caregiver who is providing care to you.

Visiting Angels of the Chicago-land Area provides the following services:

 Hygiene Assistance
 Meal Preparation
 Light Housekeeping
 Errands, Shopping, Walks
 Medication Reminders
 Joyful Companionship
 Low Hourly Rates
 Transportation to doctor's appointments, senior centers with computer classes, movies and day trips!
 Hourly to 24 hour care for home bound and fragile care recipients
 Temporary or Long term
 Weekends, Holidays
 Respite for Family Caregivers

Companion Services

Light Housekeeping Companionship
• Dust and vacuum, mop floors
• Clean Bathrooms
• Tidy up / Organize closets
• Laundry: wash, dry, fold, iron
• Change linen and make beds
• Sort and read mail
• Write letters
• Play games, cards, read books
• Reminisce about past experiences
• Discuss current / historical events
• Escort to lunch or dinner
Around the Kitchen Peace of Mind
• Prepare grocery list
• Grocery shop
• Prepare meals
• Clean kitchen and counter tops
• Clean and organize refrigerator
• Clean oven and appliances
• Offer medication reminders
• Answer telephone / doorbell
• Keep in touch with family
• Monitor food freshness and expirations
• Arrange appointments
• Maintain client’s calendar, diet and nutrition
Errands/Transportation Accountability
• Pick up prescriptions
• Drop off and pick up dry cleaning
• Go to the post office
• Pickup or return library books
• Escort and / or drive to the doctors office, beauty salon and your appointments
• Drive to/attend religious services
• Telephone check in/out system
• Mandatory drug screening
• National, state and county background checks
• Bonded and Insured
• National presence with local ownership
• Select Your Own Caregiver

Home Care Aide

Personal Care
• Bathing – bed or tub/shower 
• Incontinence Care
• Assistance in the bathroom
• Personal Grooming 
• Oral hygiene and denture care
• Nail Care (filing) 
• Shaving 
• Assistance with mobility 
• Assistance transferring (chair to bed, etc.)
• Other non-medical care…

Overnight Services

Overnight care is intended for those who need a helping hand with getting to bed, awaking for personal needs in the night time hours, help preparing breakfast and getting ready for the day. Overnight care includes any combination of Companion or Home Health Aide services. 

24 Hour Care

Our experienced caregivers are available to provide care in your home 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Assistance with Hospice Care

Hospice care is designed to provide comfort and support to care recipients and their families when a life-limiting illness no longer responds to cure-oriented treatments. Visiting Angels caregivers pair with hospice and families everyday providing up to 24 hour palliative and personal care while providing peace of mind throughout the day.

Thank you for visiting our web site. Remember, we are here to support you, not to take charge of your life. Please feel free to contact us if we can be of any assistance and enjoy your day!