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Seniors at the Chicago Botanic Garden

Konrad Kessler, Jun 23, 2017

It was the perfect outing weather on Tuesday morning: blue sky, warm and sunny with a little breeze. At 10:00 am, Charlotte, Jean and Myra from ...

Mini Golf Monday

Konrad Kessler, Jun 16, 2017

It was a hot and sunny Monday morning when the seniors Charlotte, Jean and Jim from Pat Crowley House decided to go out and play mini golf at ...

Celebrating Pride at H.O.M.E.

Amber Martin, Jun 15, 2017

June is Pride month! We are proud to announce our Welcoming LGBT Seniors at H.O.M.E. initiative.

Loyola Nurses, Guest Chefs and Garfield Park Outing

Konrad Kessler, Jun 09, 2017

Starting last Friday, a new group of the Loyola nursing students returned for their weekly visits to to Pat Crowley House and Nathalie Salmon House

Our handyman at Pat Crowley House

Konrad Kessler, Jun 08, 2017

What would we do without Kornel? He is a donor and valued friend of H.O.M.E. who has become an indispensable, trusted handyman for our Good Life...

A Word From Our New Summer Intern

Emily Frank, Jun 07, 2017

Hi everyone! My name is Emily Frank and I currently attend Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights Illinois. I am preparing to enter my senior...

Guest chefs and substitute cooks at Pat Crowley House

Konrad Kessler, May 29, 2017

It was once again a busy week full of volunteers for the Good Life residents. The seniors at Pat Crowley House were glad to have Lisa again, the...

Energy efficiency at Nathalie Salmon House

Amber Martin, May 22, 2017

Chicago's Building Energy Use Benchmarking Ordinance requires existing commercial, institutional, and residential buildings larger than 50,000...

Huron helps H.O.M.E.

Konrad Kessler, May 19, 2017

It was busy on Friday morning at Pat Crowley House (PCH) when the seniors' rooms were invaded by around 15 volunteers from the Huron Consulting...

Search, Inc. volunteers at Pat Crowley House

Konrad Kessler, May 15, 2017

On Tuesday, we were happy to have the Search, Inc. volunteer group come again to Pat Crowley House. Search, Inc. helps mentally disabled people by...

The impact of volunteers

Konrad Kessler, May 11, 2017

Last Saturday, the basement at Pat Crowley House underwent drastic changes, it was cleared of a lot of junk and cleaned. This task would have not...

Easter Brunch and BBQ Bingo

Konrad Kessler, Apr 30, 2017

On the sunny Friday before Easter, the seniors from Pat Crowley House (PCH) got invited to join the residents at Nathalie Salmon House (NSH) for a...

St. Patrick's Day at Pat Crowley House

Konrad Kessler, Mar 23, 2017

On Friday, it was that time of the year again when the dinner table at Pat Crowley House turns green. St. Patrick's Day had come and Jim, one of...

Senior Wellness Fair

Konrad Kessler, Mar 16, 2017

The Ward Senior Wellness Fair is a local, annual event for senior citizens, put on by Your Alderman's office. The elderly got to explore lots of...

Guest chef and personal trainer at Pat Crowley House

Konrad Kessler, Mar 09, 2017

There's this saying, "You are what you eat." So we were glad that for dinner on Sunday, our valued and among the residents well-known guest chef...

Seniors at the Shedd Aquarium

Konrad Kessler, Mar 03, 2017

On Sunday evening, at dinner time, the seniors from Pat Crowley House were served a home made meal, prepared by Jennifer and Scott. They are...

Field Museum Outing

Konrad Kessler, Feb 27, 2017

Friday morning, the sun was shining like it was mid spring, and the seniors at the Good Life residence 'Pat Crowley House' (PCH) got ready for the...

A busy Valentine's Day

Konrad Kessler, Feb 16, 2017

Many people celebrate Valentine's Day as a day of love and friendship. At the Good Life Senior Residence Pat Crowley House (PCH), it was more like...

A week at Pat Crowley House

Konrad Kessler, Feb 09, 2017

The weekend was coming closer and the senior residents at Pat Crowley House (PCH) were looking forward to having Anna as a guest chef for dinner...

Search, Inc. Volunteers at Nathalie Salmon House

Konrad Kessler, Feb 08, 2017

Search, Inc. is a community-based nonprofit organization dedicated to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, helping them ...

Good Life senior residents get entertained

Konrad Kessler, Jan 30, 2017

Tuesday was a special day for the Good Life senior residents at the Nathalie Salmon House. At around 2:00 pm, Emily came, brought her guitar and...

How volunteers help us out

Konrad Kessler, Jan 23, 2017

H.O.M.E. would not be H.O.M.E. without the help of many volunteers. On Saturday, the Good Life senior residents at Nathalie Salmon House enjoyed a...

Senior outing to the Museum of Contemporary Art

Konrad Kessler, Jan 13, 2017

On a cloudy, rainy, stay-at-home Tuesday, Charlotte, a senior resident from Pat Crowley House, decided to take part in an outing to the Museum of...

Renovations to begin at Nathalie Salmon House

Bruce Otto, Jan 11, 2017

H.O.M.E. to begin $1M renovation project to affordable senior building in Rogers Park

Hear what one of the residents says about the work on her...

New Years Brunch with seniors

Konrad Kessler, Jan 05, 2017

Happy New Year everyone!

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