Social Worker/Life Care Manager
Sara Moody-Fink is a Social Worker and Life Care Manager and has worked for the Elite Care Group for over two years. Sara has previous experience working in the foster care system for both children and adults with developmental disabilities, working in the Head Start Program, Medical Social Work, Hospice and Bereavement. While working with clients in varied clinical circumstances, Sara understands the importance of remaining focused on the client or ward’s best interests at all times.
Sara has significant experience in advocating and facilitating complex cases for wards and clients, and has utilized her background and experience to develop a rapport with clients and wards of all ages. In addition, Sara has experience in providing referrals and assessments for clients utilizing Home Health Care services.
Sara earned her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a Pre-Law minor from Eastern Illinois University, her Master of Social Work from the University of St. Francis and a post-graduate certificate in Gerontology from the University of St. Francis.
Sara is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Illinois. Sara is a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and the Case Management Society of America (CMSA). She recently joined the Social Work Advisory Board for the University of St. Francis and is working on implementing an internship program for MSW students with the Elite Care Group, which consist of consist of Elite Life Care Services, LLC, Elite Guardian Services, Inc, Elite Care Management, Inc and Elite Care at Home, Inc.
Over the years Sara has volunteered with several organizations including The Girl Scouts of America, JDRF Walk, Y-me Walk to End Breast Cancer, The Ronald McDonald House, Children’s and Adult ministries at Westbrook Christian Church and multiple organizations through Kohl’s Cares for Kids and Kohl’s Associates in Action.
Sara lives in the southwest Chicago suburbs with her husband of over 20 years. Sara enjoys reading, travelling and spending time with her two adult children, as well as her two dogs, and two cats.