Remembering Thaerah Yasin

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We are saddened to announce the passing of Homecare Aide Thaerah Yasin. Thaerah was our Justice location’s first caregiver, when it opened in May 2018. She was known as one our best employees....

iPAD Giveaway Deadline

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The deadline to apply for our iPad Giveaway is approaching fast. Those interested in being considered for the giveaway have to submit the online application by December 10. We will award iPads to 1...

Sahara to offer 2021 Health Plans

Homecare Aides and staff members can sign up for a health plan for 2021 during the open enrollment period from December 1-15. HCA’s that are working at least 20 hours per week are eligible to en...

Sahara to Launch 3rd Quarter Training

Online In-Service training will be available for Homecare Aides to take starting on October 12.  Similar to last quarter, we will continue to provide translated material in Urdu/Hindi, Gujrati...

Lombard Client Celebrates 100th Birthday

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Lombard location client Giulia Calabrese recently turned 100 years old. She has been receiving services from Sahara since 2015. Her daughter, Maria Hoalt, serves as her Homecare Aide. Staff from our ...

Sahara to hold Flu Shot Clinics

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We are partnering once again with CVS Pharmacy to offer free flu shots to Homecare Aides and staff this year. We highly recommend that employees take advantage of this opportunity especially with the ...

Sahara to Launch 2nd Quarter Online Training

Online In-Service training will be available for Homecare Aides and staff members to take starting on July 27. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, In-Service trainings will continue to be held online u...

HCA Starting Pay Rate Raised

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The starting hourly pay rate of Homecare Aides has been increased to $14.00 per hour. The previous rate was $13.00 per hour. The new policy took effect July 1. Even in the midst of the COVID-19 pa...

Sahara Providing Hand Sanitizer and Implementing More COVID-19 Guidelines

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We are providing hand sanitizer to Homecare Aides this month in addition to masks and gloves. One bottle of sanitizer is permitted per person. va...

Office Locations Closed 06/02/20

All office locations will be continue to be closed June 2, 2020 due to safety concerns in light of current events in the city of Chicago as well as some suburban areas. Staff members are still work...