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Welcome to our fall intern!

Tricia Mullin, Sep 11, 2018

I'm pleased to introduce you to our newest intern from Chicago Semester! Here's a bit about Daisy:

Meet our Resident Assistants

Amber Martin, Mar 21, 2018

Good Life Senior Residences is one option for seniors interested in our Intergenerational Housing program. Good Life Senior Residences is an...

Welcome to our newest staff member

Bruce Otto, Nov 17, 2017

Please help us welcome LaTanya Pumphrey as our newest staff member!

Youth group volunteer week

Konrad Kessler, Jul 24, 2017

Last week from Monday to Friday, a large volunteer youth group of about 31 members of the  Monroe Congregational Church came all the way from...

Volunteer gardeners at Pat Crowley House

Konrad Kessler, Jul 06, 2017

On a hot Sunday morning at 10am, Vaishali with her friends Shivangi and Swati came to Pat Crowley House to take on the garden and make it more...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

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...

Christmas Party at the Nathalie Salmon House

Konrad Kessler, Dec 24, 2016

This week, we had a Christmas party at the Good Life Senior Residence Nathalie Salmon House. The seniors could choose a variety of different pasta...

Another winter week at the Good Life Senior Residences

Konrad Kessler, Dec 16, 2016

Christmas is coming! A time full of love and giving! The latter is celebrated at the Good Life Senior Residences in the form of a gift exchange....

Piano concert outing and Thanksgiving

Konrad Kessler, Dec 05, 2016

As the weather gets colder, it's nice to be inside the warm home - or go to a concert!

Block Museum outing

Konrad Kessler, Nov 17, 2016

How are you doing?

The Willow Creek volunteers, Halloween and the Oriental Institute

Konrad Kessler, Nov 10, 2016

The Weatherization Program has already begun. On October 22, we had a group of 16 volunteers coming, ready to insulate four homes for low-income...

Seniors in Cubs fever

Konrad Kessler, Oct 28, 2016

The seniors at Pat Crowley House are big Cubs fans. So it's inevitable to talk every evening at dinner about how the Cubs are doing, when they...

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