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Providence Life Services

Grateful for You

In the midst of this worldwide pandemic, your unwavering faithfulness inspires us all. Even when the whole world seemed to be holding its breath, you did not pause to reach out and bless Providence Life Services. …

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Victorian Village

"The staff was outstanding." –Joan Yunker, Victorian Village resident

Joan Yunker lives in her home in Mokena, where she has had an active social life and lives independently. But one fall and a chipped hip bone put that independence on hold. Joan faced a medical procedure, a hospital stay, and then a rehab stay. After rehab, she wasn’t sure she was quite ready to be on her own.…

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Victorian Village

“She has dignity again.” –Bill, nephew of Gertrude, Victorian Village resident

Making the decision to help a family member move to an Assisted Living community is often a difficult one. For Bill, as he observed his aunt Gertrude, it came down to one thing.…

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Saratoga Grove

"No one is a stranger here." –A Saratoga Grove Testimonial

Audrey has called many different places “home” during her life: Lithuania, Germany, Paris, and Argentina. She moved to the United States as an adult. “I was 21 when I came to this country,” she says. “I worked in a guitar factory in the day and went to night school to learn English.” It was at that factory that she met her husband, a guitar expert who worked in Quality Control. They married, and because of his expertise, they met many successful musicians, including Glen Campbell, Kris Kristofferson, Johnny Cash, Jimmy Buffet, and Julio Iglesias.…