Personal or Private Duty Care in Effingham

For many elderly and disabled adults, day-to-day tasks such as taking out the trash, cooking dinner, going grocery shopping, and bathing, can be difficult or time-consuming. In some cases, limited mobility can even threaten a person's ability to continue living at home. Thankfully, help is available to seniors in Teutopolis, Altamont, Shelbyville, and the surrounding communities in the form of personal care from Visiting Angels® Effingham IL. 

Personal care, which is also known as private duty care, from Visiting Angels Effingham offers essential personal aid to seniors and disabled adults in our community. We are pleased to be able to offer in-home assistance so your loved one can remain in their treasured home. Nobody wants to be forced from their home and many seniors have a strong desire to age in place. Our care can help support your loved one's desire to remain independent by providing practical aid and joyful companionship.

About Our Personal & Private Duty Care

Personal care, or private duty care, from Visiting Angels Effingham, enables your loved one to receive care based on their specific needs. Our services will be tailored to suit your loved one's physical and emotional needs. This enables us to work with people with a variety of ailments, including Parkinson's, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, disability, injury, and other causes of limited mobility. 

Some of the ways personal care from Visiting Angels Effingham can help your loved one live more comfortably include:

  • Fall prevention measures
  • Walking and transferring aid
  • Dignified dressing & bathing
  • Toileting and personal hygiene
  • Meaningful companionship
  • Meal preparation & planning
  • Light housekeeping tasks
  • Medication reminders 
  • Grocery shopping & errands
  • Transportation assistance

Getting Started with Personal Care in Effingham

Your family member can get started with private duty care by contacting Visiting Angels Effingham and scheduling a complimentary personal care consultation. Your loved one can schedule a time for our friendly administrator to come to their home and answer all their questions. We will talk about your loved one's emotional needs, physical concerns, and scheduling preferences. We are proud to be able to offer care on weekends, holidays, overnight, during the day, or even around-the-clock. Simply let us know if you are looking for assistance long-term or temporarily and we can accommodate your needs.

If you have a loved one who is living with limited mobility, call Visiting Angels Effingham today and ask how our personal care can help.

Each Visiting Angels agency is a franchise that is independently owned and operated. The Franchisor, Living Assistance Services Inc., does not control or manage the day to day business operations of any Visiting Angels franchised agency.