The City of Evanston partners with a licensed and bonded contractor to provide basic home maintenance repairs for income-eligible seniors (age 65 and older) living in their own home, condo or apartment. There is either no charge or a minimal charge for supplies. Services include repairs needed so a senior can remain at home.
- Gross Annual Income must be $42,100 or less for one individual; $48,100 or less for two individuals; and $54,100 or less for three individuals. If a senior has other individuals who are 18 or older (family or not), living in their home, the income of those individuals is considered in the gross household income.
TO ACCESS THE SERVICE
- A cardholder may call (847) 448-8250 or e-mail LevyCenter@cityofevanston.org to place a request for services.
When you need to dispose of a lifetime accumulation of belongings and sell the family home, downsize and relocate across the country, or move into assisted living, you can rely on Essex. Our experience, advice and expertise help to value your possessions, reduce the stress and labor of sorting and disposing of personal property and ease the transition.
• Personal property and fine jewelry appraisals
• Fine jewelry sales and liquidation
• Personal property sales and liquidation
• Estate clean-outs
• Complimentary home visit to assess your moving needs
• Coordination and oversight of the move
• Customized computer floor plan design
• Network of resources, real estate agents, movers, handymen, estate sales, decorators, etc.
• Arrangement of estate sales/clean outs
• Pre-sorting of what to take
• Packing/unpacking services
• Setting up of your new home
• Scheduling specialized air and ground transport
Handi-Ramp employees are dedicated to providing exceptional customer service by delivering personalized, high-quality, and cost efficient solutions to meet the needs of clients. Provides portable ramps, boarding ramps, galvanized steel ramps with handrails, aluminum ramps, handi-tracks, threshold ramps, deck ramps, suitcase ramps, and window-well covers. Information about accessibility and referrals.
Handi-Ramp offers the following products:
Wheel chair ramp systems: in aluminum, galvanized Steel, and concrete.
Van Ramps: including high mounted, rear door, side door, and universal van ramps.
Portable Wheel Chair Ramps: multifold portable ramps, suitcase ramps, track ramps, and threshold ramps.
Wheel Chair Lifts: stair glides, platform, and portable wheel chair lifts.
Whether it's the passing of a loved one, the changing needs of an aging parent, or just moving to a smaller home, we can help manage your belongings so they aren't managing you. Let us help you with the overwhelming task of disposing of your unnecessary objects.
Free in-home consultations to provide customized organizing strategies and downsizing solutions that best fit your needs.
Estate Liquidation/Estate Sales, Downsizing Guidance, Space Planning, De-Cluttering, Room Staging, Match you with your appropriate service provider, Donate items on your behalf, Manage your move-sort, pack, ship, Coordinate Appraisal Services, Sell your valuables (and some not so valuable!). Many customers have used a portion of their item sales to cover the cost of our services.
Paxem, Inc. provides services to the residential and commercial sectors in regards to moving and organizing. We are Senior Move Managers (senior relocation experts) and are knowledgeable in all aspects of moving. Paxem's mission is to help families through the transition of moving or right-sizing while respecting each individual's needs. We are solution oriented and will accommodate all requests efficiently and respectfully, because we understand what you are going through.
Residential, estate sales, and business moving options offered.
Based on interviews with involved family members, social workers, hospital or nursing home staff. and physicians, Visiting Angels develops an individualized program to manage the client's daily needs. Every effort is made to match clients with the best possible caregivers. After placement, Visiting Angels continues communication with caregivers. Affordable hourly rates with 24/7 availability. Temporary or long-term, respite care for family caregivers.
Services include: hygiene assistance; meal preparation/diet monitoring; light housekeeping; errands and shopping; joyful companionship; affordable hourly rates; live-in, live-out sleep-over; mornings, mid-day and evenings; temporary or long-term; weekends and holidays; respite care for family caregivers.
Wisdom Eldercare provides home care and care management services, including the following live-in and hourly caregiver support services: personal care; assistance with bathing and dressing; nutritious meal preparation; grocery shopping; light housekeeping and laundry; medication reminders; escort to medical appointments; Alzheimer’s care; individualized daily activities; structured daily routine; written care plans; regular on-site caregiver supervision; socialization and companionship; hospice care support.