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Committee for Senior Housing in Glencoe Launches Fundraising Drive

Glencoe, IL — Since 1982, the Committee for Senior Housing Aid in Glencoe has been providing annual grants to Glencoe seniors who meet the program's … Read more ›

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Hospitals, Community Agencies Working Together to Reduce Readmissions

AgeOptions and a group of community agencies and hospitals have been awarded funding by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for programs to … Read more ›

The Chicago Lighthouse Vision Rehabilitation Center in Glenview, 222 Waukegan Road. (Jeff Danna, Tribune reporter)

Chicago mainstay for visually impaired shines light on suburbs

A century-old Chicago institution for people with visual impairments has made Glenview its second home. The Chicago Lighthouse officially opened the doors of its first … Read more ›

Bonnie Campbell and Bernie Friedman enjoying their Monday New Yorker class at LLI
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Lifelong Learning Institute at National Lewis University Announces 10 Week Spring Classes

With 300+ members and still growing, it’s a great time to join The Lifelong Learning Institute at National Louis University’s Skokie Campus.Economic Policy & Decisions … Read more ›

Executive Chef Agnes Capili prepares to introduce her five-star menus to patients rehabbing at Alden Estates of Skokie.
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Rehab Patients Add Fine Dining to List of Amenities at Alden Rehab Center

Whether it’s Braised Short rib with fruit compote or a Grilled Salmon Filet topped with a gingerbread balsamic reduction, dining at the newly opened Alden … Read more ›

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Alden Rehab Center in Evanston Ranked U.S. News & World Report ‘Best Nursing Home’

For the 2nd consecutive year, Alden Estates of Evanston Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Evanston is ranked a ‘2012 Best Nursing Home’ by U.S. … Read more ›

Board members from The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired and from North Suburban Healthcare Foundation
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Chicago Lighthouse Unveils New Comprehensive Vision Care Facility on North Shore

It has a state-of-the-art vision care clinic offering optometry, psychological counseling and occupational therapy services. It also provides a legal clinic and retail store offering … Read more ›

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Legislators, Agency Leaders to Discuss Issues Concerning Older Adults

State legislators and leaders of community-based senior services agencies will meet to discuss issues of importance to older residents of suburban Cook County, their caregivers … Read more ›

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Home for the Holidays: Time for a Reality Check

Whether you’re going across town or across the country, holiday visits to parents and older relatives are a perfect opportunity to assess how they’re doing. … Read more ›

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The Hoarding Dilemma: When and How to Help

By Shay Jacobson, RN, MA, NCGPresident, Lifecare Innovations, Inc. National Certified GuardianAndMartha M. KernDirector, Lifecare Home Solutions, Inc. The problem of hoarding has recently garnered … Read more ›