About Us

Independence. Dignity. Well-Being.
That’s our commitment to you. We’re the premiere senior in-home care specialist in the Chicagoland area.

Companion Services of America (CSA) offers seniors in-home care as well as a wide variety of services in various settings including the home, hospital, assisted and skilled nursing facilities. Depending upon each individual’s needs, we can arrange for service 24 hours a day, live-in, or on an hourly basis. Short or long-term care can be provided.

Quick Facts About Us
Family owned and operated.
Social worker, R.N., and long term care specialist on staff
Outstanding customer service.
Available 24/7
Free assessment and caregiver meeting prior to start of service.
No night differential.
Licensed, bonded, and insured.
Why Choose Us?
What Sets Us Apart
Our mission is to ease the burden and give peace of mind to our families by providing quality personal home care services for your loved ones as well as respite care for family members. We are committed to enhancing our client’s quality of life, maximizing their independence and preserving their dignity, safety and well-being. Our dedicated caregivers work as an extension of any family to promote a strong sense of security, compassion and companionship.

Hundreds of families have trusted us with their loved ones and they all are a testament to our commitment. Many have even written heartfelt letters to us in appreciation for the care and support we provided to everyone involved.

What You Can Expect
You can expect caring, understanding and dedicated caregivers and experts, who take pride in helping you and your loved ones. We have only worked with the best, and hired the best, to make sure that you do not have to go through the pains and troubles we went through with our families. If you need us, we can be there 24/7. Or, if you only need us for a little bit of time, we can help you as a supporting member of your family to help take care of those extra details.

We truly have dedicated ourselves to giving you the same quality of care we would give to our own families so you can expect to be well taken care of. We will provide help and support for the family, as well the patient, so that everyone can be part of the care solution. You’re not just a client or patient, you are our dear friends and family.

Variety of Custom in Home Services
Whether you’re in your home, a hospital, an assisted or a skilled nursing facility you can get help to ease the burden. Depending on your individual needs, we can help you by providing 24 hours a day (live-in) care, or something as simple as hourly assistance. We’re able to help you with temporary and long-term care as well.
Our Client's Satisfaction
In providing concierge-like services. our #1 priority is customer service. We are available 24/7, 365 day s a year to meet our clients and family’s needs and concerns. Finding the right agency is important and sometimes a stressful decision.  At Companion Services of American we take the time to match every client with a caregiver that can enhance the client’s quality of life. Equally important is giving the family peace of mind that their loved one is receiving quality senior care.
How To Get In Touch With Us
Companion Services of America
Providing Compassionate & Reliable In-Home Care for Seniors in the North Shore and Chicago area.

Mailing Address
420 Lake Cook Rd, Suite 112
Deerfield, Illinois
(847) 948-0860

Team Members
Jamie Shapiro
Managing Director/Founder
Jamie received her Master’s degree in Clinical Social Work from the University of Chicago. She started her career in psychiatric social work at Northwestern University Institute of Psychiatry. She later went on to become Director of Social Services at Belmont Community Hospital, where she developed discharge planning procedures to assist staff in identifying potential patients requiring intervention. Jamie has a strong compassion to help others, and enjoys working with her clients and their families, making a difference in improving the quality of their lives.
Steven Shapiro
Business Manager
Steven joined Companion Services of America as the Business Manager after a long career in the financial markets. He is a Registered Certified Public Accountant. He also holds an Insurance producer’s license for long-term care, life, accident and health insurance in Illinois and California. He also specializes in providing retirement income solutions and estate planning.

Steven is a board member of Easter Seals Metropolitan Chicago, volunteering his time to help children and their families with autism. He has served on the board member since 2011. He serves on the finance and personnel committees.

Gail Weinstein, R.N.
Clinical Director
Gail recently joined the Companions Services of America team.  She is a registered nurse and also has a BS degree in Psychology.  She has experience in community health, medical/surgical nursing, oncology, and has worked in a long term care facility.  Prior to her work as a nurse, she spent many years with The American Cancer Society in Chicago working with volunteers in the fight against cancer.  Gail is passionate about nursing, and enjoys working one on one with her clients.
Marichu Ross
Office Manager / HR Director
Mary joined Companion Services of America in 2008 as a Certified Nursing Assistant. She was recently promoted to Office Manager taking on additional managerial responsibilities. Her experiences working in the field has become invaluable in recruiting top notch caregivers and implementing excellent employee relations. She is responsible for scheduling, hiring, and employee orientation. As well as assisting with payroll and office management.
Hannah Binondo
Human Resources
Hannah joined Companion Services of America in 2012 as a Certified Nursing Assistant. Hannah currently works a variety of job responsibilities, including interviewing and hiring potential caregivers for employment. She is responsible for the implementation of our continuing education program and assists with general office responsibilities. Hannah enjoys working with our clients and is always ready to fill in when needed. She is passionate about helping those in need.
Nancy Sacks - MBA, MSW
Director of Business Development
Nancy comes to us with extensive experience in both the nonprofit and private service sectors. She has a Masters in Social Work, with a specialty in Gerontology and Program Management. She also received a Master’s in Business with a specialty in Finance and Accounting. Throughout her career she has had responsibility for marketing, business development, customer relationships, and client satisfaction. Nancy is passionate about serving seniors and providing options so that clients can remain safely in their own homes receiving quality care, if it is their choice to do so.