Dedicated Team

Compassionate, professional caregivers to assist in all facets of life.


Our mission is to enrich lives, that begins with every life we encounter. We are committed to this with a sense of warmth, kindness and individual pride.


Our vision is to provide patient-centered, quality care while remaining in the comfort of their homes and communities.

Come to us for all your home care needs

Established in Sterling, IL, Castor Home Nursing utilizes patient-focused care to enable our patients to experience a confident and independent lifestyle in their homes. We deliver services that enable elderly, pediatric, chronically ill, disabled, and recuperating patients to receive the care they need in the comfort and privacy of their own home. All of our services are provided with one goal in mind: to promote the highest degree of comfort, quality, and independence.

About Castor Home Nursing

Years Of Experience

Castor Home Nursing’s (Formerly known as Mercy Nursing) mission is to continue to deliver home care services with the highest standards of excellence through compassion, respect and education. Our home care services include a wide variety of supportive care provided in the home or residence.

Castor Home Nursing provides medical and non-medical services to ensure that you or your loved one stays at home in a comfortable and caring environment.

Trusted & Experienced Pediatric and Senior Care Provider

  • Community Oriented – Based in Sterling, IL, we pride ourselves on our community relations.
  • Available 24/7 – We are available 24 hours a day to provide clients with the care they deserve.
  • Balanced Care – Our unique approach to care promotes a healthy body, mind, and spirit.
  • High Caliber Staff – We hire applicants through rigorous and exceptional employment standards.
  • Peace Of Mind – Client testimonials show high levels of satisfaction with our care and support.

Our Featured Services Consist Of

Medicare Home Health & Therapies

Home health care services are given in your home for an illness or injury. Home health care is less expensive, more convenient, and as effective as care you get in a hospital or skilled nursing facility.

The home health care helps you to get better, regain your independence, become as self-sufficient as possible, maintain your current condition or level of function and slow decline. Learn More

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Pediatric Nursing

Families with children who are medically fragile and technology dependent or who require in-home shift nursing may be eligible for support to care for your child at home. At Castor, we are proud to be an approved and leading home nursing provider for The Division of Specialized Care of Children (DSCC). Our highly qualified nurses and with 30 years of experience in the community, serving over 20 counties in IL, we know that by letting us into your home and entrusting the care of your loved ones into our care, you are honoring us with your trust. We aim to earn and deserve that trust with the highest level of care. Learn more about this care or any private duty pediatric care through the insurance programs here. Learn More

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Adult Private Duty Nursing

At Castor Home Nursing, we are dedicated to providing quality services with the best home nursing services available from children (Pediatric) to adult patients who need and deserve high quality in-home healthcare. The most effective healing and rehabilitation occurs at home where people are surrounded by the loved ones and the quality of the healthcare they require. Our highly trained and qualified nurses and caregivers earned the name in the community. Learn More

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Personal Care & Companionship

Castor non-medical home care services strives at providing premier quality in home assisted living care for individuals moving into the later stages of their lives. We cover the full range of in-home elderly care services covering severe conditions such as Alzheimer’s to the most basic need of senior companionship.

If you are not sure about which service is right for your loved one, give us a call and we can help begin the care planning and giving process. Learn More

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Veterans Care

Our Veterans patients have unique care requirements, which we meet with respect, empathy, and compassion.

Veterans deserve the highest quality of care, and we ensure that’s what they receive. We work directly with the Veteran’s Administration (called Community Care Program) to support our veterans with both skilled and non-skilled care to enhance their independence and quality of life. Castor Home Nursing professional caregivers demonstrate the utmost respect and consideration as they address the unique needs of each of our veterans. We are proud to serve you as our thank you for serving us. Learn More

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Staffing Healthcare Facilities

Over the years, we have become the premier nursing option for the local community and healthcare facilities throughout Northern Illinois. We have always taken great pride in the fact that we are a company that does things the right way. Our commitment to excellence in home health and healthcare staffing is evidenced by the long-term relationships with the local facilities. We have our Health Institute (IBHE approved) that produces highly skilled CNAs and other training to our staff to provide the best services to your needs. We are available 24/7 a day to provide you with the best service (live person) for your staffing needs. We understand that census schedules and circumstances can change by the minute at any time of the day. We are available every minute of every day to be there for you as those changes arise. Learn More

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What people say about our care

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