CHELP Homemaker Program in Decatur, IL

This program is designed to provide housekeeping and personal care to persons 60 years of age and older in Decatur, IL who are unable to perform necessary household work to remain living independently in their own homes. The purpose of providing these services is to prevent unnecessary and expensive institutionalization of seniors. To be eligible for this program, you must be 60 years of age or older or have some physical disability, and meet the asset requirements which will be explained to you when the care coordinator comes to your home.
Old Man on Wheelchair — Home care provider in Decatur, IL

Program Goals:

  • Encourage Good Shopping Practices
  • Establish Household Routines
  • Plan and Prepare Nutritious Meals
  • Prepare Shopping Lists
  • Provide Non-Medical Personal Care
  • Provide Routine Housekeeping


CHELP cares about the safety of our clients. CHELP conducts a State Background check, does finger printing, and checks Illinois Health Care Page Registry, the Office of Attorney General & Fraud websites, the National Sex Offenders website, and the Illinois Most Wanted website. If your homemaker is not available to work, we can send back-up and if there are any disciplinary issues, we can handle it without interruption to the client's service.

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Do you know someone who lives on their own and could use the CHELP Homemaker Program? Please don't hesitate to give us a call today.