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Senior Care Chicago

As seniors age, many changes happen to their bodies, especially in the extreme hot and cold weather conditions of Chicago. Sometimes these changes are normal and can be dealt with quite easily, and sometimes a senior may need some help. Seniors who live independently may require senior care in Chicago which would take the form of home care services.

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Chicago Senior Care

Senior care or simply eldercare is the fulfillment of the special needs and requirements that are unique to senior citizens.  Whether you live in Chicago or elsewhere, this broad term encompasses such services as assisted living, adult day care, long term care, nursing homes, hospice care, and In-Home care. Traditionally, Chicago senior care has been the responsibility of family members and was provided within the extended family home. Increasingly in modern societies, elder care is now being provided by state or charitable institutions. The reasons for this change include decreasing family size, the greater life expectancy of elderly people, the geographical dispersion of families, and the tendency for women to be educated and work outside the home.  When you’re new to the world of senior care, there are a few considerations to be aware of:

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