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Elder Care in McHenry

Bringing a caregiver into a family member’s home can be an emotional decision. With FirstLight® Home Care of McHenry County, we understand this and will be there for you every step of the way. We offer elder care services in McHenry, Bull Valley and surrounding areas in Illinois that will not only support your loved one, but your whole family too, providing peace of mind.

In everything we do, your loved one will always be treated with dignity and respect. In fact, every caregiver is dedicated to living out our core values, including honesty, integrity, accountability and, most importantly, client happiness. It’s part of FirstLight Home Care of McHenry County’s Culture of Care Promise, one you can count on for excellence in elder care.

With help from our team, your loved one will be safe and comfortable wherever they call home. They can also live a more active, happier life, doing things they love. Along the way, we’ll be that friend and confidant that enriches their days and enhances their well-being.

Why Choose Elder Care from Our Team?

FirstLight Home Care of McHenry County is extremely selective about the caregivers we hire to deliver elder care. This means you can count on us for companions who are experienced, patient, compassionate and kind. We also screen them meticulously and perform background checks, so you always feel comfortable with our team.

At the same time, we can also personalize our services around your loved one and their needs. Whether they require some help with mobility around the home or around-the-clock care, our team of caregivers can meet their practical needs. We can also support them emotionally and socially, so they’re living their best life. It’s why we’re a leading choice for elder care in the McHenry area.

The Caregiver Bond

At FirstLight Home Care of McHenry County, we believe the caregiver bond is vital to providing exceptional elder care. To support this process, we customize our services and match caregivers and clients very carefully. We take into account personality, interests and needs to connect your loved one with a companion who’s an excellent fit. This way, they will flourish together and forge a special bond over time.

What Makes Our In-Home Care Different?
  • All of our caregivers are direct employees (not contractors) – state licensed where required and thoroughly screened with a corresponding background-check – and must pass through our rigorous in-home care training.
  • We are a fully compliant home healthcare agency regarding the privacy of every client’s personal health data, with caregivers trained in privacy issues.
  • Following our thorough recruitment and home care training, all of our employees must go through our unique Culture of Care training and orientation process.

Call FirstLight Home Care at (224) 888-2662 today. We offer elder care in McHenry, Bull Valley, Crystal Lake, Cary, Woodstock and other nearby areas in Northern Illinois.

We know how important your loved ones are.
That's why at FirstLight Home Care of McHenry County & Surrounding Area, we do more.

Watch Ms. Schofield share a special moment with her caregiver, Cherise:

Ms. Schofield and her caregiver Cherise sit in rocking chairs outside and talk