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  • Senior Exercises in Your Community
    Senior Exercise

    The American Medical Association found that after seniors incorporated physical activities into their lives for a six month period, they showed some overall improvement with memory issues and cognitive processing. Lakefront communities like Lake Forest , ...

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  • Highland Park Residents Recognize Lewy Body Dementia
    Dementia

    While Alzheimer’s disease is the leading type of dementia in and around the Highland Park and the Northshore, Lewy body dementia, although less well-known, is the second most common type of progressive dementia. According to the Lewy Body Dementia ...

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  • Diabetes Care
    Health & Wellbeing

    Here at Homewatch CareGivers we provide in home care and support for patients with diabetes. When someone has diabetes, either the pancreas is not producing enough insulin or the body is unable to use the insulin produced. Insulin’s job is to control the ...

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  • Caregiver Tracking
    Essential Caregiver Skills

    Homewatch CareGivers manages their employees through an electronic check-in system. Immediately upon entering a client’s home, our caregiver will call into our online time management system from our client’s home phone. Our system recognizes the telephone ...

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  • Senior In-Home Personal Care Services Vs Community Care
    Long Term Care Options

    Personal care services are provided to assist your loved ones with looking and feeling their best. We understand the importance of maintaining the dignity and privacy of our clients, which is why our caregivers are specially trained to assist with safe ...

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  • Is your Home Care company insured?
    Planning Ahead

    Homewatch CareGivers Northshore is licensed, bonded and insured. We assume complete responsibility for our employees and caregivers. All of our caregivers work under our license with the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) as a Home Services ...

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  • Do You Provide Live-In, 24-Hour or 24/7 Care?
    Long Term Care Options

    Home care services range from as little as 3-hours of in-home care service a week to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Live-in home care services typically utilize two dedicated caregivers working 4 days on and 3 days off. Having two caregivers work for a ...

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  • Veteran Affairs (VA) Benefits
    Cost of Care

    There are several forms of assistance from the VA to help senior veterans afford home care, be it direct financial assistance or care services that can reduce a veteran’s overall need. It is estimated that over two million wartime veterans or their ...

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  • Specialized Memory Care Programs
    Senior Care & Aging

    Homewatch CareGivers provides a unique approach to dementia care called Pathways to Memory. Pathways to Memory, offered exclusively by Homewatch CareGivers, is comprised of two distinct service options: Specialized Dementia Care consists of personal and ...

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