There are many organizations in the community that provide vital services to seniors. Here are a selection of those resources.
BETHANY METHODIST CORPORATION
5015 N. Paulina, Chicago, IL 60640
Provides Alzheimer’s care, private nursing, and living options including two retirement communities.
CHICAGOLAND METHODIST SENIOR SERVICES
1415 W. Foster Avenue, Chicago, IL 60640
A nonprofit organization offering rehabilitative and subacute care, skilled memory support, memory support assisted living, supportive living, home care, home improvement and low-income housing services for seniors.
3003 W. Touhy Ave. Chicago, IL. 60645
Community-based and residential programs and services for older adults and their families throughout Chicago and its surrounding suburbs.
EDGEWATER COMMUNITY COUNCIL
6044 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL 60660
Provides assistance to Balkan seniors with translation of documents and flyers, public safety and crime issues, social and legal issues (citizenship, Public Aid, Social Security), and subsidized housing.
JAPANESE AMERICAN SERVICE COMMITTEE
4427 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL
MATHER LIFEWAYS- EDGEWATER
Health, wellness and spiritual programs; care giving resources; consumer information; low vision resources.
1145 W. Wilson Ave., Chicago, IL 60640
The Senior Touring program brings diverse performances to the large number of seniors in the Chicago area.
SELFHELP HOME, INC.
908 W. Argyle St., Chicago, IL 60640
Serves the residential and health care needs of the Jewish elderly in the Chicago area. Independent living, assisted living, and nursing care are available.
SOUTHEAST ASIA CENTER
5120 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL 60640
Day care for Grandma and Grandpa, hot lunch with friends, English classes, immigration and citizenship classes and assistance, and crime and abuse help.
ST. GERTRUDES CHURCH HEART TO HEART
1420 W Granville Ave. Chicago, IL 60660
Provides social services such as rides and errand running to the elderly, homebound, and homeless residents of Chicago’s Edgewater and Rogers Park neighborhoods.
WHITE CRANE WELLNESS CENTER
1355 W. Foster, Chicago, IL 60640
A health and wellness center (for individuals 50 and older) and an adult day wellness program.