At Assisting Hands, our mission is to offer our clients the very finest personalized non-medical care, allowing them to live safely and comfortably in their own homes. Sometimes life’s natural events-aging, illness, or disability-can make living independently at home more difficult. At Assisting Hands Home Care, we understand. Our trained dependable caregivers and personal assistants can help overcome those challenges, and make home an even better place to be. We include everything from companionship, meal preparation, medication reminders, shopping and errands, light housekeeping and laundry, to personal care and help with bathing and dressing. Our services are available throughout Elgin a few hours a day or around the clock and we customize our care to meet your schedule.
Angela and Derek are active members in local groups such as the Elgin Senior Provider Network, Elgin Triad and members of the Elgin Chamber of Commerce. They also are parents to 3 young daughters that keep their lives very active and filled with love.
Angela Flintz - Angela has been a Registered Nurse in Illinois for 14+ years. Her background consists of Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit, Trauma Flight Nurse, Home Health and a Community Based Case Management. Angela is an instructor for the American Heart Association, teaching CPR, Basic Life Support and First Aid certification classes in her community. She is also an Initial Medical Response instructor for the Suburban Law Enforcement Academy of Illinois, teaching police cadets various medical skills, CPR and First Aid. Angela feels her Nursing background will provide her clients an excellent source of knowledge and provide professional assistance in making the life decisions that her clients have to face.
Derek Flintz - Derek has a Bachelor’s of Science in Telecommunications Management. He has been a business owner for 10+ years of Flintz’s Finishing Touch Up, an automotive paint repair company. He has built his company from the ground up and is very business oriented, making his clients and customers completely satisfied.