Home care in La Grange, IL

  • 106 W. Calendar Ct.
  • Suite 163
  • La Grange, IL 60525

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August 23rd, 2018 Can You Really Balance Everything as a Caregiver? 

Caregiving is all about balancing your senior's needs with everything else that needs to be done. It's not always easy, but there are some steps you can take to make balance more possible.Look for Where You Need an Extra Hand Balance does...

August 22nd, 2018 Announcing the July Employee of the month

The talents and training of our experienced caregivers is held to our higher standard everyday. However, what makes some stand out and earn the employee of the month are those added qualities of a kind word or touch and an enthusiastic passion for...

August 21st, 2018 TOMĀTO OR TOMĂTO IT’S GOOD FOR YOU!

It’s summer and during this time of year one of the great things is fruits and vegetable seem to have a special flavor. For many there is a special little red fruit sometimes thought of as a vegetable that we love and can’t get enough...

August 17th, 2018 LA GRANGE AREA WSCCI WELCOME BREAKFAST FOR NEW TEACHERS 

For 53 years the West Suburban Chamber of Commerce and Industry has organized the WELCOME BREAKFAST for new teachers and administrators for the schools in the chamber’s 9 areas of service. BrightStar Care of La Grange has proudly supported...

August 10th, 2018 Actor Alan Alda Diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease – What Is It?

Beloved actor Alan Alda, age 82, recently revealed that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. Alda is probably best known for playing Hawkeye Pierce, a doctor on the comedy M*A*S*H. Alda spent years making Americans laugh even...

July 20th, 2018 Preparing Yourself to Talk to Your Siblings About Your Parent's Care

If you have made the decision to be a family caregiver for your aging parent due to challenges or limitations they have begun to experience, you are going to need all the help you can get. Even if it seems their needs are only mild now, it is...

July 12th, 2018 Celebrating Our Colleagues' Birthdays

It's always special to celebrate our birthdays with friends and family but it's an added bonus to also have our colleagues honor our special day. It's just one of the many things that makes BrightStar Care of Chicago and La Grange an...

July 11th, 2018 Interesting article on Chicago's health

In the Chicago area we are very lucky to have a magazine dedicated to the health of our area residents. You can find this magazine in various doctor offices and hospitals and other sources as well. In September there will be a special supplement...

July 10th, 2018 Enjoy a mid-summer CE- Opioid Dependence and Older Adults

According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), about 3 in 10 people between ages 57 to 85 use at least 5 prescriptions. This increases the risk for mistakes and drug abuse and most often happens by accident in...

July 5th, 2018 Important Questions to Ask When Looking Into Senior Care Options

Deciding the best route for your parents' senior care requires thought. Your parents' preferences matter even more than yours. You're thinking of the cost, quality, location, and services. They're thinking of the loss of privacy...

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