Comprehensive, compassionate and multidisciplinary care program that focuses on individuals coping with memory problems. The team consists of a neurologist, geriatrician, neuropsychologist, registered nurse and licensed clinical social worker, all specializing in memory disorders. The goal of the program is to diagnose, treat, and manage the patient’s care in conjunction with his/her primary care physician.
Family Support Group meets the second Thursday of every month at Glenbrook Hospital.
At BrightStar Care of IL – Evanston, owned by Jeff Emrich/Carl Kettler, our home care agency provides quality home care, caregivers, and medical staffing solutions to families and businesses in the Cook County area. We offer compassionate care, peace of mind and exceptional service — any time, any place.
Local owners Jeff Emrich and Carl Kettler provide the highest quality LifeCare, KidCare and healthcare Staffing solutions to families and businesses throughout the northern suburbs. Compassionate care and peace of mind — any time, any place!
Both Jeff and Carl know how important it is to find quality care for loved ones. They will do everything possible to help clients maintain their lifestyle and independence. Services are provided 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and a staff member is always on call. Nurse Care Manager, Lee Brodne, RN, supervises every case to ensure that each client and family receives the highest level of care and service.
Chicago Methodist Senior Services provides a continuum of services and residences to support the needs of older adults at every step of life.
Wesley Place: Short-term rehabilitation and Long-term skilled nursing
Call 7 days a week – (773) 769-5500
1415 W. Foster Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640
Hartwell Place: Memory care assisted living
5520 N. Paulina St.
Chicago, IL 60640
Covenant Home of Chicago: Assisted/Supportive living
2720 W. Foster Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625
Computer Services: Computer and digital skills classes
1415 W. Foster
Chicago, IL 60640
Winwood Apartments: Affordable senior housing
1406 W. Winona St.
Chicago, IL 60640
Glenwood Apartments: Affordable senior housing
5021-5027 N. Glenwood Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640
Lieberman Center, a CJE SeniorLife skilled healthcare community with 240 private rooms, is a destination of choice for older adults who want personal attention and positive medical outcomes in a warm, secure and home-like setting.
Lieberman Center offers the following residential healthcare programs:
•Short-term rehabilitation at the Haag Pavilion (Medicare)
•Long-term care for those with complex medical needs
•Alzheimer’s Special Care Unit
•Respite Program for up to 30 days
•Palliative and Hospice Care
Volunteer dentists and specialists serve eligible patients who are without income or low income, and are elderly, permanently disabled or qualify as medically fragile. Application.
Counseling Services for people whose lives are touched by epilepsy. ESNI staff has found a significant improvement in attitudes and patterns of adjustment when these difficult and painful feelings are expressed and death with by a professional counselor attuned to the unique characteristics of epilepsy. Support groups interrupt the sense of isolation and alienation commonly experiences among the seizure-disordered and their families, as well as providing accurate and reliable information about epilepsy. These groups are dedicated by a staff counselor. The components of the counseling program offer an opportunity for clients to deal with the personal meanings and adjustment to epilepsy. ESNI’s newsletter, EPILIFE, is our most effective communication tool. Community Education Programs are held throughout the year. The programs are held in hospitals and are publicized va EPILIFE, media releases and mailing and distribution of flyers.
Eligibility Criteria: People whose lives are touched by epilepsy.
Fee Policy: ESNI is a United Way agency rich in resources.
Intake Process: Call for an appointment.
EyeCare America is a public service foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Their mission is to reduce avoidable blindness and severe visual impairment by raising awareness about eye disease and care, providing free eye health educational materials and facilitating access to medical eye care.
8000 W. 186th St
Tinley Park, IL
Fitzsimmons Home Medical Equipment provides a number of adaptive and support devices such as beds, wheelchairs, walkers, canes, and support stockings. Also available: durable medical equipment such as portable oxygen, and CPAP’s and BiPAP’s, including all accessories. Customers are seen by a licensed and certified respiratory therapist.
Hours of Service: Monday-Friday: 8:30 am-5:30 pm, Saturday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm. 24 hour emergency service and after hours set-ups are available 7 days a week.
Eligibility Criteria: Medicare guidelines, Blue Cross/Blue Shield HMO
Fee Policy: Per insurance policies.
Intake Process: Call store for an appointment.
124-bed, sub-acute rehabilitation and skilled care facility; offers speech, physical and occupational therapies. Short term care following hospital stay.
Heartland Health Centers is a federally qualified health center organization serving Chicago’s north side. Last year, our ten locations provided nearly 21,000 patients with a medical home where they could receive comprehensive primary care, oral health care, and mental health care services. We’re open to the entire community – the uninsured as well as those who have Medicaid, Medicare, or private insurance. We offer free interpretation services in over 35 languages and ensure that care is provided in a culturally competent way. Our sites include four community health centers, four school based health centers, and two sites co-located with agencies providing mental health and substance abuse services.
Program Name: Housecalls and Community Palliative Care
Description of Service:
• Adult and pediatric hospice care
• Adults and pediatric palliative care at home or in clinic
• Integrative therapy services
• Free bereavement support
• Volunteer support
• Latino Outreach
• Veteran’s Care
• Inpatient care at Centegra Specialty Hospital in Woodstock
Eligibility Criteria: Seniors coping with serious illness, end of life and loss.
Fee policy: All hospice and palliative care appropriate residents who are referred to us, regardless of their ability to pay.
For immediate assistance, please call 1-800-425-4444, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
HCR ManorCare is a leading provider of short-term, post-hospital services and long-term care with decades of experience helping patients and their families. Our growing network of more than 500 skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, assisted living facilities, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, and hospice and home health care agencies provide an exceptional brand of care.
Presbyterian Homes is an independent, not-for-profit and faith-based organization providing the highest level of quality residential communities, health-care programs, and services for older adults from diverse backgrounds.
Through its programs and activities, Presbyterian Homes seeks to embody the values of the Christian tradition for persons of all faiths by attending to their physical, intellectual, social, emotional, and spiritual needs.
Through the Geneva Foundation, Presbyterian Homes assists older adults with limited financial resources. By offering a comprehensive continuum of care and a nurturing environment, Presbyterian Homes encourages older adults to experience the fullness of life in community with dignity, joy, and the maximum level of independence their health will allow.
House of Welcome Adult Day Services specializes in adult day services for persons with Alzheimer’s disease and other memory disorders. Also provides early stage memory loss support groups and an Alzheimer’s family support group.
122 S. Michigan Ave, 7th and 20th Floors, Chicago, IL 60603
File a complaint to the Illinois Department of Public Health regarding quality of care issues, such as allegations of actual or potential harm to patients, patient rights, infection control, and medication errors. Click here for the complaint form.
Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Complaints are limited to hospitals, home health agencies, hospices, end-stage renal dialysis units, ambulatory surgical treatment centers, rural health clinics, critical access hospitals, clinical laboratories (CLIA), outpatient physical therapy, portable X-ray services, community mental health centers, accredited mental health centers (only Medicare Certified), comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation facilities, Free Standing Emergency centers, alternative health care delivery and health maintenance organizations (HMOs).
401 South Clinton Chicago, Illinois 60607
Illinois’ Medical Assistance Programs, consisting of Medicaid and numerous other medical programs, cover children, parents or relatives caring for children, pregnant women, veterans, seniors, persons who are blind, and persons with disabilities.
Division of Medical Programs Directory
JourneyCare helps patients realize their quality-of-life and end-of-life goals one day at a time through pain and symptom management, compassionate care, specialized therapies and a range of social services.
A community based, mission driven not-for-profit agency, JourneyCare serves patients in McHenry, Lake, Cook, DuPage, Kane, Boone, Will, Winnebago, DeKalb and Kendall counties—regardless of their ability to pay.
• Adult and pediatric hospice care wherever the patient calls home, and at our two inpatient centers
• Adult and pediatric palliative services
• Complementary therapy services, including art, massage, music, aroma, Healing Touch Therapy
• Grief support for adults and children
• Community and professional education
• Volunteer support
• Latino Outreach
• Veterans’ Services include specialized social services and support for those who have served our country
• Inpatient care provided at the free-standing Pepper Family Hospice Center in Barrington and at the Woodstock Hospice Center within the Centegra Specialty Hospital in Woodstock
A licensed and credentialed hospice for your benefit. Accredited by The Joint Commission—JourneyCare has earned the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval, a designation awarded to about 25-percent of healthcare organizations nationally, and has held full accreditation since 1996
• Medicare certified, Licensed in the state of Illinois
Eligibility Criteria: Hospice is available for people with any life-limiting illness or condition—a person who has an illness or condition that is no longer responding to medical treatment, or a person whose physical conditions are unlikely to benefit from available medical care and continued treatment will prolong suffering or lower quality of life.
Fee Policy: Hospice coverage is available through Medicare Part A (hospital insurance), the Medicaid system of Illinois, and most insurance policies. Commercial insurance for hospice coverage does vary, so families should of course check with the patient’s employer or insurance provider. For patients and families in need, JourneyCare provides care regardless of ability to pay.
Affiliate of Presence Health Partners; Presence Saint Francis Hospital.
Dr. Joseph practices internal medicine providing home medical visits and services for the elderly.
Eligibility Criteria: For those who are unable to drive to a doctor’s office
Fee Policy: Covered by Medicare, most major insurances accepted.
Intake Process: Patients may be seen same day. Please call numbers listed for information.
MD at Home gives our patients the attention and personal services you come to expect from a primary care physician. It is our purpose to provide quality comprehensive and cost-effective physician services to the homebound patient in the comfort and safety of their own home.
Eligibility Criteria: Serving Chicago, Rockford, Cook County, Dupage County, Northern Lake County, McHenry County, Kane County, and Boone County.
For more than 100 years, Mental Health America of Illinois has been the leading non-profit, non-governmental, statewide organization in Illinois concerned with the entire spectrum of mental and emotional disorders. MHAI is dedicated to promoting mental health, working for the prevention of mental illness and improving care and treatment for persons suffering from mental and emotional disorders.
MHAI maintains a number of initiatives and services to help carry out our mission to promote mental health, prevent mental illnesses and improve care and treatment for persons suffering from mental and emotional disorders.
•Consultation and Training Services
•Changing Minds Campaign
•Suicide Prevention Education and Outreach
•Social and Emotional Learning (SEL)
•Disaster Mental Health
•School & Community Assistance Team (S.C.A.T.) Project
Offers a full spectrum of services for individuals suffering from depressive or anxiety disorders. Intensive programs including partial, or day, hospital treatment programs, intensive outpatient programs and individual therapy. A key part of treatment is education for both patient and family. People faced with emotional problems or mental problems need to acquire new sets of skills and also need to know all resources available to them.
Our program assures patients that each day can be enjoyed in physical and emotional comfort. Our team of physicians, nurses, social workers, pastoral counselors, bereavement counselors, volunteers and other healthcare professionals provide holistic, home-based support to patients and families.
The Northwestern University Center for Audiology, Speech, Language, and Learning offers clinical services to help infants through older adults strengthen everyday hearing, speech-language and learning abilities.
Offers comprehensive hearing evaluations, hearing aid selection, evaluation and dispensing, cochlear implant consultation and rehabilitation, hearing loss management classes.
Conducts research to discover how the brain coordinates mental functions such as memory, language, attention, and emotion, and passes the benefits of this research to patients with brain diseases that impair cognitive function. Trains researchers and clinicians who want to work in this field.
Neurobehavior and Memory Clinic.
Treatment for drug dependency and addiction. Extensive substance abuse prevention counseling for adults and youth.
Youth early intervention program for at-risk teens, outpatient program for teens who meet the diagnostic criteria for substance abuse diagnosis, and intensive treatment program for teens struggling with substance abuse and addiction.
Individualized treatment plan for young adults and adults struggling with substance abuse and addiction.
Specialized treatment for older adults with alcohol, prescription and/or illegal drug misuse or abuse problems.
For more information, contact Christine McCall, Clinical Director, 847-492-1778, firstname.lastname@example.org
PEER Services’ Adult Treatment Program is an award-winning specialized outpatient treatment program that helps adults and seniors with alcohol, prescription and/or illegal drug misuse or abuse problems. We offer confidential individual therapy as well as group help and support.
Note: Office also in Glenview at 3633 West Lake Avenue, Suite 305.
Presbyterian Homes is a not-for-profit, non-sectarian organization that creates and manages communities for older adults with a comprehensive continuum of care. Offers independent and assisted living, home health services, rehabilitation services, nursing care, memory care, and adult day services.
Locations in Evanston:
The Highlands of Evanston
Ten Twenty Grove
Specialists in Obstetrics and Gynecology; Internal Medicine; Pediatrics; Midwifery; and Family Practice. Languages spoken include: English, Spanish, Polish, Hindi, Urdu, Telugu, French, and Korean.
All patients are welcome at ACCESS regardless of if you have insurance. Medicare, Medicaid, CountyCare, All Kids, and most insurance plans are accepted. We also offer a sliding fee scale program for those that are uninsured and not eligible for any other type of insurance coverage based on income, family size and the type of services needed. Any payment that is required for your visit is due at the time of your appointment.
Hours of Operation: M-F 8AM-6PM, Saturday 8AM-12PM
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a Federal income supplement program funded by general tax revenues (not Social Security taxes). It is designed to help aged, blind, and disabled people who have little or no income; and it provides cash to meet basic needs such as food, clothing, and shelter.
Eligibility Criteria: Take the online Benefit Eligibility Screening Tool linked at www.ssa.gov to see if you are eligible for SSI. Low income adults over 65 are eligible even if not disabled. Disabled adults with substantial work experience are eligible for Social Security Disability (SSD).
The ARK provides free comprehensive care and support to Chicagoland Jews facing adversity. Dignified, quality wrap-around services help clients return to self-reliance.
Hours: Mon. and Weds., 9-7:30; Tues. and Thurs., 9-5; Fri., 9-2
The Medical Clinic of the Goldie Bachmann Luftig Health Center is open five days per week, including two evenings. Medical treatment is provided by volunteer physicians and The ARK’s professional medical staff. Patients make appointments to see internists, as well as cardiologists, gynecologists and other specialists. X-rays and other tests and procedures are performed at area hospitals at no charge to clients, through special arrangements. In addition to a food pantry and meal service, The ARK offers free optical, pharmacy, financial and employment counseling, social services, mental health day-programming and interim housing.
Three Crowns Park is an independent, not-for-profit, Life Plan community. Provides a continuum of care for seniors: independent living, assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing care.
Formerly named Swedish Retirement Home.
Hospice care is an alternative to traditional health care specifically geared to the unique needs of terminally ill patients and their families by providing physical and emotional care to patients.
Unity Hospice helps patients:
Remain in the familiar setting of their home or long-term care facility
Realize relief from pain and discomfort
Remain as active as possible
Receive comfort and support so patients can maintain their self-control, independence, and dignity
Unity Hospice’s role is to provide professional medical care, to manage pain and other symptoms, and to meet the social, emotional, and spiritual needs of each patient and their family. It is our hope and belief that, through appropriate care, patients and their families can attain a meaningful degree of mental and spiritual preparation for death.
The Dental Clinics at the College of Dentistry offer a complete range of dental and oral health services. The dental clinics are primarily scheduled for patients who have dental treatment needs that correspond to the teaching needs of our students.
Discounted services available on a sliding fee scale.
Provides advanced treatment in the following areas:
Endodontics (Root Canal)
Implant & Innovations Center
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral Medicine & Diagnostic Science
Based on interviews with involved family members, social workers, hospital or nursing home staff. and physicians, Visiting Angels develops an individualized program to manage the client’s daily needs. Every effort is made to match clients with the best possible caregivers. After placement, Visiting Angels continues communication with caregivers. Affordable hourly rates with 24/7 availability. Temporary or long-term, respite care for family caregivers.
Services include: hygiene assistance; meal preparation/diet monitoring; light housekeeping; errands and shopping; joyful companionship; affordable hourly rates; live-in, live-out sleep-over; mornings, mid-day and evenings; temporary or long-term; weekends and holidays; respite care for family caregivers.
Westminster Place is a Presbyterian Homes retirement community offering independent living for seniors in a landscaped campus of individual cottages and apartments surrounding a campus center with dining rooms,grill,library,activity rooms,computer center, hair salon and barbershop, gift shop and more.
Independent Living at <b>Westminster Place</b> (one and two-bedroom apartments, townhouses and cottages)
Assisted Living at <b>The Highlands of Evanston</b> (studio and one bedroom apartments)
Skilled Nursing Care at <b>McGaw Care Center</b>
Memory Care at the <b>Frank B. Foster Pavilion </b>
Wisdom Eldercare provides home care and care management services, including the following live-in and hourly caregiver support services: personal care; assistance with bathing and dressing; nutritious meal preparation; grocery shopping; light housekeeping and laundry; medication reminders; escort to medical appointments; Alzheimer’s care; individualized daily activities; structured daily routine; written care plans; regular on-site caregiver supervision; socialization and companionship; hospice care support.
In-Home Physicians has served patients in the comfort & safety of their own homes since 1989.
Our Mission is to provide compassionate professional healthcare in the home or in an assisted living setting.
We have been members of the American Academy of Home Care Medicine since our inception in 1989. Our team of caring professionals excels in providing comprehensive in-home care. Our providers have small patient caseloads which assure that the patients’ needs are addressed quickly and competently. We are able to act as a permanent in-home primary provider or a temporary provider to assure smooth transition from a hospital or nursing home.
In addition, we work collaboratively with ancillary service providers such as skilled nursing agencies, social workers, case managers, discharge planners and other medical professionals. Our patients avoid unnecessary, traumatic and costly transportation to outside physician offices.
In-Home Physicians is the answer to all your in-home healthcare needs. Call our trained intake staff to find out more about our program.