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Guardian Services, Inc.

Guardian Services, Inc.

(847) 244-3031

Guardian Services, Inc.

32 years in business
2911 Grand Avenue
Waukegan, IL 60085-2318
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BBB File Opened: 12/10/2007
Business Started: 08/16/1985
Business Started Locally: 08/16/1985
Business Incorporated: 08/16/1985 in IL
Type of Entity
Business Management
  • Mr. Joseph Balmes, Partner
  • Mrs. Pamela Balmes, Manager
Business Category
  • Guardian Protection Services
  • Nursing
  • Social Worker

Service Area
We service the following area(s): City of Chicago, City of Chicago - North Side, City of Chicago - West Side, Kankakee Region (Kankakee), North Suburbs (Lake & Northern Cook), Northwest IL (JoDavies, Stephenson, & Carroll), Northwest Suburbs (McHenry), Rockford Region (Winnebago & Boone), West Suburbs (Kane & DuPage)
Licensing, Bonding or Registration
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Guardian Services, Inc. is an administrator and guardianship services company which provides case manager, guardianship, and administrative services for children, seniors, and disabled adults who cannot manage their own affairs or estates. The company has been in business since 1984 and is owned by Joseph H. Vogler, who has been serving Lake County since the 1960s. Vogler was appointed by the Governor of Illinois to serve as the Lake County Public Administrator and Guardian, which he held for 24 years. He received the Monsignor Thomas J. Holbrook Award and Illinois State Senate Recognition.

Services available from this company include guardianship services and case manager services. The company will serve as a court-appointed guardian of an adult or a minor if Court requested, or as Co-Guardian with a family member. These duties include authority to consent to medical treatment, to arrange for placement in a nursing home or other facility, to secure their assets, to apply for Public Assistance on their behalf, to pay their ongoing bills and expenses with their funds, to contact their relatives on their behalf, to secure all possible funds for the purpose of paying for their care, and to suspend any Power of Attorney as necessary. Case management includes supervising and visiting caregivers and wards, scheduling doctor's appointments, purchasing household goods and groceries, purchasing personal items and medication, picking up mail, applying for benefits, obtaining and maintaining medical insurance, and payment of ongoing bills.

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Guardian Services, Inc.

Guardian Services, Inc.


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